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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 118 115 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs citing Perl 24 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.61% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 1.68% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 6
Average daily rate
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£454 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.64% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £245 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +38.59%
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
1100 1010 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.18% 36.23% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 571 420
Average daily rate £350 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £211 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 42
Average hourly rate £37.00 £34.06 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +54.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.55 £18.32 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.36 £140.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Manchester -14 10 £500 +42.85% 7
Cheshire +3 4 £384 +14.42% 2
Lancashire -10 4 £500 +25.00%
Merseyside - 2 £263 - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 27 (62.79%) Linux
2 19 (44.19%) Python
3 17 (39.53%) Java
3 17 (39.53%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) UNIX
5 12 (27.91%) Oracle
5 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.58%) Puppet
7 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (23.26%) Windows
8 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
9 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
9 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
10 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
10 7 (16.28%) Ruby
10 7 (16.28%) Degree
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.28%) Subversion
11 6 (13.95%) OO
11 6 (13.95%) MySQL
11 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.95%) PHP
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
11 6 (13.95%) DevOps
12 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (11.63%) WebSphere

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) iPlanet
4 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Zope
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.33%) SAP PLM
2 1 (2.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.33%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) PaaS
1 3 (6.98%) IaaS
2 2 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) SSH
3 1 (2.33%) VLAN
3 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.33%) NAS
3 1 (2.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.33%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) SNMP
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
1 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.65%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.65%) SimpleDB
3 2 (4.65%) MS Access
3 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) TKPROF
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) DB2
4 1 (2.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
3 6 (13.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.98%) JIRA
4 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.65%) Toad
5 2 (4.65%) Ant
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Perl Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Consultant
3 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) TIBCO Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Developer
6 2 (4.65%) TIBCO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
1 4 (9.30%) Catalyst
2 3 (6.98%) Moose
2 3 (6.98%) Mason
2 3 (6.98%) RESTful
3 2 (4.65%) Memcached
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (4.65%) SOAP
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.65%) Software Packaging
3 2 (4.65%) Django
4 1 (2.33%) YUI
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
4 1 (2.33%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) DataPower
3 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) CMDB
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Linux
2 14 (32.56%) UNIX
3 10 (23.26%) Windows
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.30%) AIX
6 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
3 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.95%) OO
4 6 (13.95%) DevOps
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Workflow
7 3 (6.98%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Web Development
7 3 (6.98%) OOP
7 3 (6.98%) Time Management
7 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.65%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Python
2 17 (39.53%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) Ruby
3 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 5 (11.63%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.30%) C
7 3 (6.98%) C#
8 2 (4.65%) VB
8 2 (4.65%) VBA
8 2 (4.65%) Jython
9 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.33%) AWK
9 1 (2.33%) Uniface
9 1 (2.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) VCP4
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) NFS
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Puppet
2 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.98%) Ansible
3 3 (6.98%) Salt
3 3 (6.98%) BladeLogic
4 2 (4.65%) Nagios
4 2 (4.65%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.33%) MOM
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
5 1 (2.33%) Ganglia
5 1 (2.33%) yum
5 1 (2.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) HP
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) Siebel
5 2 (4.65%) Sun
5 2 (4.65%) Dell
5 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.65%) webMethods
5 2 (4.65%) Perforce
5 2 (4.65%) Software AG
5 2 (4.65%) BMC
5 2 (4.65%) Informatica
5 2 (4.65%) Axway
6 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.33%) PTC
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