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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 71 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.33% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +77.77%
Perl
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
276 255 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.53% 29.58% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 140 87
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 1 May 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 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Bourne shell
4 2 (28.57%) YaST
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE
4 2 (28.57%) SSH
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Korn
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) NFS
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (28.57%) Sun
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ProC
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (28.57%) SUSE
2 2 (28.57%) HPUX
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Bourne shell
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Korn
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) AWK
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) YaST
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (28.57%) Control-M
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Rackspace