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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 55 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Perl 9 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.40% 1.58% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 4.01% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
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
227 299 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.30% 39.34% 41.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 165 167
Average daily rate £375 £340 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.60 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 27 March 2015. 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
Stevenage - 3 - -
Rickmansworth - 2 £363 -
Welwyn Garden City +2 1 £275 - 1
Watford - - - - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) EMC
6 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) Python
6 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 5 (31.25%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
7 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Sun
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (18.75%) IBM

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) 3G
3 3 (18.75%) 2G
3 3 (18.75%) SSH
3 3 (18.75%) LTE
3 3 (18.75%) 4G
3 3 (18.75%) LDAP
3 3 (18.75%) 3GPP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) Korn
4 3 (18.75%) Bourne shell
4 3 (18.75%) C-shell
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) SRDF
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) PowerHA
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Sun
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) Nortel
7 2 (12.50%) BMC
7 2 (12.50%) Ericsson
7 2 (12.50%) Huawei
7 2 (12.50%) Greenplum
7 2 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
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