The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 122 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 32 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.79% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 2.47% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 4
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£425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1251 1013 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.44% 32.00% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 574 382
Average daily rate £365 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £423 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 41
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.15 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +44.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.32 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £140.00 £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Cheshire 0 11 £450 +40.62% 4
Manchester -14 11 £438 +25.00% 5
Lancashire +5 4 £363 -3.33% 1
Merseyside - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 29 (54.72%) Linux
2 24 (45.28%) SQL
3 18 (33.96%) Java
4 15 (28.30%) Python
5 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (24.53%) Windows
7 11 (20.75%) UNIX
7 11 (20.75%) Puppet
7 11 (20.75%) Catalyst
8 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
8 10 (18.87%) OO
8 10 (18.87%) Web Services
8 10 (18.87%) Apache
9 9 (16.98%) HP
9 9 (16.98%) BMC
9 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
9 9 (16.98%) MySQL
9 9 (16.98%) Oracle
9 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
9 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.98%) Web Development
9 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
10 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
10 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (13.21%) Banking
11 7 (13.21%) XML
11 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
11 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
12 6 (11.32%) RESTful

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (18.87%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) Zope
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.77%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.89%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.89%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.89%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) PaaS
2 3 (5.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) SSL
2 4 (7.55%) SAN
2 4 (7.55%) SNMP
3 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.89%) IPv4
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) SSH
4 1 (1.89%) VLAN
4 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (1.89%) SMTP
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) MySQL
1 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.66%) CouchDB
5 3 (5.66%) SimpleDB
5 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) MS Access
6 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.77%) TKPROF
7 1 (1.89%) DB2
7 1 (1.89%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) Subversion
2 6 (11.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (7.55%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.77%) Toad
5 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.77%) Ant
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) FishEye
6 1 (1.89%) Gradle
6 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
General
1 7 (13.21%) Banking
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Military
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Perl Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) TIBCO Support
7 2 (3.77%) Build Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) TIBCO Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) DBA
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Catalyst
2 10 (18.87%) Web Services
3 7 (13.21%) XML
4 6 (11.32%) SOAP
4 6 (11.32%) Mason
4 6 (11.32%) RESTful
5 5 (9.43%) HTML
6 4 (7.55%) CSS
6 4 (7.55%) XSD
6 4 (7.55%) XSLT
6 4 (7.55%) WSDL
6 4 (7.55%) Memcached
6 4 (7.55%) Django
6 4 (7.55%) YUI
7 3 (5.66%) Moose
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (3.77%) Middleware
9 1 (1.89%) Spring
9 1 (1.89%) .NET
9 1 (1.89%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) CMDB
3 4 (7.55%) DataPower
4 2 (3.77%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) Windows
3 11 (20.75%) UNIX
4 6 (11.32%) AIX
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) SUSE
6 1 (1.89%) Debian
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) OO
3 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
3 9 (16.98%) Web Development
3 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL
5 5 (9.43%) MVC
5 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 4 (7.55%) OOP
6 4 (7.55%) ITSM
6 4 (7.55%) DevOps
7 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.66%) MapReduce
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (5.66%) Service Management
7 3 (5.66%) Workflow
7 3 (5.66%) Migration
7 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) Python
4 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
6 5 (9.43%) PHP
6 5 (9.43%) C
7 4 (7.55%) Ruby
8 3 (5.66%) Jython
8 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.66%) C#
8 3 (5.66%) C++
9 2 (3.77%) VB
9 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.89%) Uniface
10 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.89%) iptables
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) NFS
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.89%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Puppet
2 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.66%) Ansible
3 3 (5.66%) Salt
3 3 (5.66%) BladeLogic
4 2 (3.77%) Nagios
4 2 (3.77%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.89%) MOM
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.89%) yum
5 1 (1.89%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle
1 9 (16.98%) HP
1 9 (16.98%) BMC
2 6 (11.32%) Sun
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) VMware
4 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.66%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) Remedy
5 2 (3.77%) Perforce
5 2 (3.77%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.77%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Sybase
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) EMC
6 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.89%) Siemens
6 1 (1.89%) PTC
6 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.89%) ArcSight
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