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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 100 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing Perl 43 41 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.33% 1.39% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 4.04% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 20
Average daily rate
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£359 £308 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £246 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
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
1101 1015 1288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.04% 34.50% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 553 682
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 56
Average hourly rate £34.00 £31.56 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -2.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £18.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 -2 14 £350 +14.37% 2
Manchester -17 7 £325 -13.33% 12
Cumbria - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 42 (61.76%) Linux
2 34 (50.00%) UNIX
3 31 (45.59%) Windows
3 31 (45.59%) SQL
4 27 (39.71%) Shell Script
5 26 (38.24%) Python
6 24 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (32.35%) Java
8 20 (29.41%) Degree
9 17 (25.00%) VBA
9 17 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 17 (25.00%) SaaS
10 16 (23.53%) Apache
10 16 (23.53%) AIX
10 16 (23.53%) webMethods
10 16 (23.53%) Red Hat
10 16 (23.53%) Dell
10 16 (23.53%) Software AG
11 15 (22.06%) SAP
11 15 (22.06%) ResourceLink
11 15 (22.06%) Information Security
11 15 (22.06%) SuccessFactors
12 14 (20.59%) Relational Database
12 14 (20.59%) Regular Expression
12 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
12 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
12 14 (20.59%) HP
13 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
14 12 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (17.65%) Oracle

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 16 (23.53%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.41%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (22.06%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.00%) SaaS
2 15 (22.06%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
1 14 (20.59%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Subversion
2 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (1.47%) Xcode
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Architect
1 13 (19.12%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) Integration Architect
2 10 (14.71%) Administrator
3 8 (11.76%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Consultant
4 7 (10.29%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) IT Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) UNIX Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Security Manager
9 1 (1.47%) UNIX Support
9 1 (1.47%) GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) Regular Expression
2 9 (13.24%) YUI
2 9 (13.24%) HTML
2 9 (13.24%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) .NET
4 3 (4.41%) Web Services
4 3 (4.41%) Middleware
5 2 (2.94%) LAMP
5 2 (2.94%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) DataPower
2 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.47%) Social Media
3 1 (1.47%) Life Science
3 1 (1.47%) Wiki
3 1 (1.47%) GIS
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Statistics
3 1 (1.47%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.47%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 42 (61.76%) Linux
2 34 (50.00%) UNIX
3 31 (45.59%) Windows
4 16 (23.53%) AIX
5 12 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.88%) Solaris
7 3 (4.41%) HPUX
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.94%) CentOS
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Information Security
2 12 (17.65%) ITIL
3 10 (14.71%) Web Development
3 10 (14.71%) Performance Management
4 8 (11.76%) MVC
5 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.29%) Change Management
6 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.35%) Migration
7 4 (5.88%) Security Architecture
7 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.88%) Change Control
7 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (5.88%) DevOps
8 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.41%) Coaching
8 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.41%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (4.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) SQL
2 27 (39.71%) Shell Script
3 26 (38.24%) Python
4 22 (32.35%) Java
5 17 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 17 (25.00%) VBA
6 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.88%) PHP
9 3 (4.41%) C++
9 3 (4.41%) VB
9 3 (4.41%) Ruby
10 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.94%) C#
10 2 (2.94%) R
11 1 (1.47%) sed
11 1 (1.47%) Scala
11 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.47%) C
11 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Degree
2 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) PhD
5 1 (1.47%) CCNP
5 1 (1.47%) CCNA
5 1 (1.47%) CISSP
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.47%) RHCE
5 1 (1.47%) CISA
5 1 (1.47%) CISM
5 1 (1.47%) GSEC
5 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) GPEN
5 1 (1.47%) OSCP
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Firmware
1 3 (4.41%) RHEV
2 2 (2.94%) GPFS
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Puppet
2 3 (4.41%) Unicenter
2 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.94%) Nagios
3 2 (2.94%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.94%) YUM
4 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.47%) Ansible
4 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Software AG
1 16 (23.53%) Dell
1 16 (23.53%) Red Hat
1 16 (23.53%) webMethods
2 15 (22.06%) SAP
3 14 (20.59%) HP
4 12 (17.65%) Oracle
5 11 (16.18%) Splunk
6 10 (14.71%) Sun
6 10 (14.71%) BMC
7 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.35%) IBM
8 5 (7.35%) VMware
9 4 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (5.88%) McAfee
10 3 (4.41%) EMC
10 3 (4.41%) CA
10 3 (4.41%) Sybase
10 3 (4.41%) NetApp
11 2 (2.94%) Axway
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