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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 35 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.87% 4.76% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.99% 9.47% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 1
Average daily rate £450 £478 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% +59.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
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
217 264 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.90% 50.29% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 181 42
Average daily rate £420 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £338 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £30.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £36.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.14 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 3 £363 -24.16% 6
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (94.74%) DV Cleared
3 30 (78.95%) Java
4 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
5 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (50.00%) Oracle
7 18 (47.37%) Python
8 16 (42.11%) Unix
8 16 (42.11%) Oracle Database
9 15 (39.47%) Ant
9 15 (39.47%) Maven
9 15 (39.47%) Bash Shell
10 13 (34.21%) Ruby
11 11 (28.95%) OO
11 11 (28.95%) C
11 11 (28.95%) Big Data
12 10 (26.32%) SQL
12 10 (26.32%) ClearCase
12 10 (26.32%) Sun
13 9 (23.68%) JBoss
13 9 (23.68%) HTML
13 9 (23.68%) PHP
13 9 (23.68%) Java EE
13 9 (23.68%) Lua
13 9 (23.68%) Release Management
13 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
13 9 (23.68%) jQuery
13 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (21.05%) Subversion
14 8 (21.05%) C++

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (23.68%) JBoss
2 7 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DHCP
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 11 (28.95%) Big Data
3 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
4 7 (18.42%) Apache Accumulo
4 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (18.42%) OrientDB
5 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Ant
1 15 (39.47%) Maven
2 10 (26.32%) ClearCase
3 8 (21.05%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (21.05%) Subversion
3 8 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (5.26%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 14 (36.84%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Architect
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
1 9 (23.68%) Java EE
1 9 (23.68%) jQuery
2 7 (18.42%) GWT
2 7 (18.42%) HTML5
2 7 (18.42%) JSF
2 7 (18.42%) SOAP
2 7 (18.42%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) Drools
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Unix
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) HPUX
3 3 (7.89%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) OO
3 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (23.68%) Release Management
4 8 (21.05%) Scrum
5 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Open Source
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Test Management
8 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.26%) SDLC
8 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (2.63%) DevOps
9 1 (2.63%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) Java
2 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 18 (47.37%) Python
4 15 (39.47%) Bash Shell
5 13 (34.21%) Ruby
6 11 (28.95%) C
7 10 (26.32%) SQL
8 9 (23.68%) Lua
8 9 (23.68%) PHP
9 8 (21.05%) C++
10 7 (18.42%) Scala
11 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
12 4 (10.53%) C#
13 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (94.74%) DV Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) Sun Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
4 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Samba
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Sun
3 5 (13.16%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) OpenText
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) Sophos
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) ESRI
Gloucestershire
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