The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.68% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+20.54% -8.75%
Perl
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 Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.89% 30.08% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 13
Average daily rate £388 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £216 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £376 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (66.67%) Big Data
4 5 (55.56%) Analytics
4 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Hive
4 5 (55.56%) MapReduce
4 5 (55.56%) Tableau
4 5 (55.56%) SAP HANA
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
4 5 (55.56%) Teradata
4 5 (55.56%) SPSS
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) IBM
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (55.56%) ETL
4 5 (55.56%) SAS
4 5 (55.56%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (55.56%) SAS
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Jetty
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) IMAP
1 1 (11.11%) IPsec
1 1 (11.11%) OpenVPN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) SMTP
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
1 6 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Hive
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) SAP HANA
3 1 (11.11%) Couchbase
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) FishEye
2 1 (11.11%) GitLab
2 1 (11.11%) JConsole
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) JProfiler
2 1 (11.11%) PVCS
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) VisualVM
2 1 (11.11%) YourKit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Business Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
1 2 (22.22%) Statistics
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Debian
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) ETL
2 5 (55.56%) MapReduce
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 2 (22.22%) R
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Korn
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
1 1 (11.11%) Varnish
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas File System
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cacti
1 1 (11.11%) logstash
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) Tableau
2 5 (55.56%) Teradata
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 1 (11.11%) BEA
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) Opsware
4 1 (11.11%) Pega
4 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) webMethods