The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 84 73 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.83% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 2.35% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £338 £361
% change year-on-year
+15.18% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
Perl
North 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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
486 426 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 36.35% 35.50% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 268 318
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 31
Average hourly rate £21.00 £28.75 £25.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.95% +11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £19.32 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
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 Manchester

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 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
Altrincham - - - -
Bury - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (70.00%) UNIX
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) Regular Expression
5 9 (45.00%) Information Security
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
7 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
7 7 (35.00%) Change Management
8 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) Python
10 4 (20.00%) Apache
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle
10 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (20.00%) Splunk
11 3 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
11 3 (15.00%) Analytics
11 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (15.00%) Puppet
11 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
11 3 (15.00%) RHEV
11 3 (15.00%) DevOps
11 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (15.00%) Coaching
11 3 (15.00%) VMware
11 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Xcode
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Tester
7 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) UNIX
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Information Security
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) Scala
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) GPEN
1 1 (5.00%) OSCP
1 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) CISA
1 1 (5.00%) CISM
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) GSEC
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) CISSP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) RHCE
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) RHEV
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Splunk
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Sybase
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) McAfee
4 2 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
5 1 (5.00%) HP
Manchester
Computer Futures
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