The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Hounslow 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - 7.46% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -38.35%
Programming Languages Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 37.50% 55.22% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 31 12
Average daily rate £465 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £350 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Perl
London

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) RHCT
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) Mercator
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) RHCE
3 2 (50.00%) CMDB
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Cobbler

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) IPTV
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) RHCT
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Mercator
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Foundry
3 1 (25.00%) Akamai
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat