The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 69 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 9 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.98% 2.49% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 5.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £269 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £43.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-9.71% +23.23%
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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
293 227 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.95% 43.40% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 146 40
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £246 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.88 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.06% -26.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -30 9 £363 +40.77% 6
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 14 (77.78%) UNIX
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) Windows
5 9 (50.00%) AIX
5 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) IBM
6 8 (44.44%) Change Control
7 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
7 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
8 6 (33.33%) Change Management
8 6 (33.33%) Tivoli
8 6 (33.33%) HP
8 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (33.33%) SSL
8 6 (33.33%) VB
8 6 (33.33%) Oracle
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) DataPower
9 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
9 5 (27.78%) Axway
9 5 (27.78%) Software Packaging
9 5 (27.78%) DevOps
9 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
9 5 (27.78%) JBoss

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
1 5 (27.78%) FileNet
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) Zope
4 1 (5.56%) Plone
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 6 (33.33%) SSL
2 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (27.78%) LDAP
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) StarTeam
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) GIS Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (27.78%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mainframe
1 5 (27.78%) DataPower
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) UNIX
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) AIX
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (22.22%) zOS
5 4 (22.22%) Solaris
6 2 (11.11%) CentOS
7 1 (5.56%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (44.44%) Change Control
3 6 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (27.78%) Workflow
4 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 3 (16.67%) CMMI
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Release Management
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
4 6 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.56%) MapBasic
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) qmail
2 1 (5.56%) Postfix
2 1 (5.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.11%) MOM
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) systemd
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) IBM
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Informatica
4 5 (27.78%) Siebel
4 5 (27.78%) Sun
4 5 (27.78%) Axway
5 4 (22.22%) CA
6 2 (11.11%) Borland
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
7 1 (5.56%) VMware
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