The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 26 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.15% - 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.42% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate
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£260 - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £32.55
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.06%
Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
138 30 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.09% 17.44% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 19 59
Average daily rate £300 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £243 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £33.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Perl
Tyne and Wear

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) JBoss
3 12 (75.00%) LDAP
3 12 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle
5 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 9 (56.25%) Windows XP
5 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 8 (50.00%) SSH
6 8 (50.00%) NFS
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
6 8 (50.00%) Korn
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (25.00%) Informatica
8 4 (25.00%) FileNet
8 4 (25.00%) Workflow
8 4 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (25.00%) AIX
8 4 (25.00%) Business Objects
8 4 (25.00%) SSL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 12 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (25.00%) FileNet
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) LDAP
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) SSH
2 8 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX Support
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Support
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Windows XP
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Korn
2 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 12 (75.00%) JBoss
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Informatica
5 4 (25.00%) Business Objects
5 4 (25.00%) Siebel
5 4 (25.00%) IBM
5 4 (25.00%) Sun
6 3 (18.75%) Axway