The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 69 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.36% 0.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +38.59%
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Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
263 242 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.50% 31.47% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 149 53
Average daily rate £343 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 15
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (90.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) AWK
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Back Office
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) NFS
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) Veritas
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (20.00%) Control-M
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) ProC
7 2 (20.00%) Symantec
7 2 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) SUSE
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) VB6

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (20.00%) Ingres
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (20.00%) ProC
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) SUSE
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) SOA
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) System Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) AWK
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) COBOL
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) VB6
6 2 (20.00%) Korn
6 2 (20.00%) Bourne shell
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Control-M
1 2 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (20.00%) YaST
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Northgate
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco