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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 68 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.69% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £34.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.87% -9.15%
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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
238 214 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.42% 29.68% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 115 53
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) Bourne shell
5 2 (22.22%) YaST
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (22.22%) Northgate
5 2 (22.22%) Korn
5 2 (22.22%) ResourceLink
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) AWK
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) SAS
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) IPv4
2 1 (11.11%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Ingres
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) XHTML
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JPA
4 1 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) HPUX
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) SUSE
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (11.11%) zOS
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) OWASP
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) COBOL
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) AWK
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
4 2 (22.22%) Korn
4 2 (22.22%) Bourne shell
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (22.22%) YaST
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Northgate
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sun
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft