The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 29 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 22 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.68% 1.22% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 2.86% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 9
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£438 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
Perl
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
209 105 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.47% 42.68% 48.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 58 73
Average daily rate £405 £320 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% -16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -18.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Gloucestershire region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Gloucestershire region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 16 £450 - 3
Gloucester - 4 £388 - 4
Stroud - - - - 1
Wotton-under-Edge - - - -
Cirencester - - - - 1
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 44 (65.67%) Linux
2 42 (62.69%) Python
3 30 (44.78%) OO
4 28 (41.79%) Bash Shell
5 26 (38.81%) SMTP
6 21 (31.34%) Cisco
6 21 (31.34%) DNS
6 21 (31.34%) LDAP
6 21 (31.34%) Squid
7 20 (29.85%) DV Cleared
7 20 (29.85%) Security Cleared
8 19 (28.36%) Release Management
8 19 (28.36%) Java
8 19 (28.36%) Internet
8 19 (28.36%) Apache
9 17 (25.37%) SNMP
9 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (25.37%) qmail
10 16 (23.88%) Subversion
10 16 (23.88%) Ruby
10 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
10 16 (23.88%) ClearCase
10 16 (23.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 15 (22.39%) Windows
12 14 (20.90%) Load Balancing
12 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (20.90%) CCENT
12 14 (20.90%) LPIC
12 14 (20.90%) HTTP
12 14 (20.90%) SSL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (28.36%) Apache
2 7 (10.45%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) SMTP
2 21 (31.34%) DNS
2 21 (31.34%) LDAP
3 19 (28.36%) Internet
4 17 (25.37%) SNMP
5 14 (20.90%) HTTP
5 14 (20.90%) SSL
6 10 (14.93%) SSH
7 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.49%) 3GPP
8 1 (1.49%) Wireless
8 1 (1.49%) DVB
8 1 (1.49%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.48%) Big Data
5 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) DTS
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Subversion
1 16 (23.88%) ClearCase
1 16 (23.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (17.91%) Ant
2 12 (17.91%) Maven
2 12 (17.91%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.49%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) Electronics
2 1 (1.49%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (26.87%) Administrator
4 15 (22.39%) Python Developer
5 14 (20.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (20.90%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (20.90%) Java Developer
6 10 (14.93%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) C++ Developer
8 4 (5.97%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Build Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
11 1 (1.49%) Quality Engineer
11 1 (1.49%) Analyst
11 1 (1.49%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Spring
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) J2EE
2 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.48%) Struts
2 3 (4.48%) jQuery
2 3 (4.48%) Hibernate
2 3 (4.48%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.99%) REST
3 2 (2.99%) Drools
3 2 (2.99%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.93%) Open Source
2 2 (2.99%) PKI
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 44 (65.67%) Linux
2 15 (22.39%) Windows
3 12 (17.91%) UNIX
4 8 (11.94%) CentOS
5 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) OO
2 19 (28.36%) Release Management
3 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.90%) Load Balancing
4 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (19.40%) DevOps
6 12 (17.91%) ITIL
7 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Computer Security
10 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.99%) Service Management
11 1 (1.49%) Statistical Analysis
11 1 (1.49%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.49%) Test Management
11 1 (1.49%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.49%) Validation
11 1 (1.49%) Functional Testing
11 1 (1.49%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) Python
2 28 (41.79%) Bash Shell
3 19 (28.36%) Java
4 16 (23.88%) Ruby
4 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.91%) C++
6 10 (14.93%) Lua
6 10 (14.93%) PHP
6 10 (14.93%) Shell Script
7 9 (13.43%) SQL
8 4 (5.97%) VB
8 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.48%) C
9 3 (4.48%) C#
9 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.48%) VBA
9 3 (4.48%) VB6
10 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (29.85%) DV Cleared
1 20 (29.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.90%) CCENT
2 14 (20.90%) LPIC
3 8 (11.94%) Degree
4 6 (8.96%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) HND
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) DO-160
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) Squid
2 17 (25.37%) qmail
3 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Cisco
2 14 (20.90%) Juniper
2 14 (20.90%) F5
3 13 (19.40%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.94%) NetApp
4 8 (11.94%) VMware
5 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.96%) Sun
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle
8 1 (1.49%) JBoss
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