The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 9 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Contract jobs citing Perl 48 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.91% 1.92% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 4.81% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 3 12
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£405 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £32.55
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.06%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
200 104 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.63% 40.00% 53.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 67 162
Average daily rate £375 £374 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% -6.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 19
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £12.40 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Perl
South West

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 14 July 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 14 July 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
Gloucester - 31 £425 -
Cheltenham +5 7 £415 - 4
Cirencester - 2 £205 -
Wotton-under-Edge - - - -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 (75.86%) Linux
2 34 (58.62%) Python
3 27 (46.55%) Bash Shell
4 23 (39.66%) SMTP
5 22 (37.93%) OO
6 21 (36.21%) DNS
7 19 (32.76%) Internet
7 19 (32.76%) Apache
8 18 (31.03%) Squid
8 18 (31.03%) LDAP
8 18 (31.03%) SNMP
8 18 (31.03%) Cisco
9 17 (29.31%) SSH
10 16 (27.59%) ITIL
10 16 (27.59%) Windows
10 16 (27.59%) MySQL
10 16 (27.59%) DevOps
11 14 (24.14%) Juniper
11 14 (24.14%) SSL
11 14 (24.14%) HTTP
11 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (24.14%) Load Balancing
11 14 (24.14%) LPIC
11 14 (24.14%) Problem Management
11 14 (24.14%) CCENT
11 14 (24.14%) Open Source
11 14 (24.14%) F5
11 14 (24.14%) Zenoss
11 14 (24.14%) qmail
12 12 (20.69%) Red Hat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 (32.76%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) SMTP
2 21 (36.21%) DNS
3 19 (32.76%) Internet
4 18 (31.03%) SNMP
4 18 (31.03%) LDAP
5 17 (29.31%) SSH
6 14 (24.14%) HTTP
6 14 (24.14%) SSL
7 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.17%) FTP
9 1 (1.72%) 3GPP
9 1 (1.72%) VSAT
9 1 (1.72%) DVB
9 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) MySQL
2 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.45%) Big Data
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.45%) DTS
5 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Subversion
1 7 (12.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (12.07%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (5.17%) Maven
2 3 (5.17%) Ant
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.72%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Avionics
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Developer
2 22 (37.93%) Linux Administrator
3 20 (34.48%) Administrator
4 19 (32.76%) Python Developer
5 15 (25.86%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (24.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 13 (22.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.90%) QA Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Build Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.45%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
12 1 (1.72%) VBA Developer
12 1 (1.72%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
1 3 (5.17%) J2EE
1 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.45%) Struts
2 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.45%) Spring
2 2 (3.45%) Silverlight
2 2 (3.45%) jQuery
2 2 (3.45%) Drools
3 1 (1.72%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Open Source
2 1 (1.72%) PKI
2 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Windows
3 10 (17.24%) UNIX
4 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.90%) CentOS
6 3 (5.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) OO
2 16 (27.59%) ITIL
2 16 (27.59%) DevOps
3 14 (24.14%) Load Balancing
3 14 (24.14%) Problem Management
4 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.07%) Release Management
6 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.90%) Computer Security
8 3 (5.17%) Migration
8 3 (5.17%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.45%) Service Management
9 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.45%) Change Management
10 1 (1.72%) Validation
10 1 (1.72%) UML
10 1 (1.72%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) Python
2 27 (46.55%) Bash Shell
3 10 (17.24%) Java
4 9 (15.52%) Ruby
5 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
5 7 (12.07%) C++
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.62%) SQL
8 4 (6.90%) C
8 4 (6.90%) PHP
8 4 (6.90%) VB
8 4 (6.90%) Lua
9 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.17%) VBA
9 3 (5.17%) VB6
9 3 (5.17%) C#
9 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.72%) AWK
10 1 (1.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) LPIC
1 14 (24.14%) CCENT
2 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.62%) Degree
5 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.72%) HND
6 1 (1.72%) ISEB
6 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) DO-160
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (31.03%) Squid
2 14 (24.14%) qmail
3 7 (12.07%) NFS
4 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco
2 14 (24.14%) Juniper
2 14 (24.14%) F5
3 12 (20.69%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.07%) NetApp
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle
6 4 (6.90%) VMware
6 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.90%) Sun
7 3 (5.17%) StorageTek
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Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
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