The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 61 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Perl 17 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.02% 0.83% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.74% 2.20% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 3
Average daily rate
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£345 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 - £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Perl
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
359 182 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.64% 37.60% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 101 218
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £177 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £46.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.20 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £86.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Rickmansworth - 5 £305 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Watford - - - - 6
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) UNIX
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Replication
5 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
6 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 8 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
7 7 (26.92%) Python
7 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
8 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (23.08%) Subversion
8 6 (23.08%) SAN
8 6 (23.08%) HP
8 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 5 (19.23%) C
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 5 (19.23%) NetApp
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
9 5 (19.23%) Fibre Channel

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) lighttpd
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (15.38%) NAS
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) VRRP
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.69%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) FCoE
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (11.54%) Selenium
4 3 (11.54%) Ant
5 2 (7.69%) JUnit
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.69%) Log4j
6 1 (3.85%) Maven
6 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Services Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) SCM Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) XSLT
2 2 (7.69%) XHTML
2 2 (7.69%) JMS
2 2 (7.69%) XMLBeans
2 2 (7.69%) Ajax
2 2 (7.69%) JSTL
2 2 (7.69%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) EJB
2 2 (7.69%) JDBC
2 2 (7.69%) JSP
2 2 (7.69%) Servlets
2 2 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Web 2.0
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) HPUX
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.54%) Memory Management
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Dependency Management
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) RAD
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
3 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
5 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 5 (19.23%) C
7 4 (15.38%) C++
7 4 (15.38%) VB
8 3 (11.54%) Ruby
9 2 (7.69%) XPath
9 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.85%) Tcl
10 1 (3.85%) VC++
10 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) VMFS
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
1 3 (11.54%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
1 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) CommVault
5 4 (15.38%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) WatchGuard
6 3 (11.54%) Splunk
6 3 (11.54%) Intel
6 3 (11.54%) Tripwire
6 3 (11.54%) McAfee
7 2 (7.69%) ATG
7 2 (7.69%) Blue Martini
7 2 (7.69%) Interwoven
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.69%) Elastic Path
8 1 (3.85%) Coverity
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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