The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 29 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing Perl 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.40% 4.35% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.62% 7.69% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Perl
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 35.37% 56.52% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 12 12
Average daily rate £345 £370 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £353 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Perl
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 12 (85.71%) HP
2 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) IBM
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) UNIX
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) BMC
5 7 (50.00%) Tivoli
5 7 (50.00%) ArcSight
5 7 (50.00%) CMDB
6 6 (42.86%) SCOM
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (42.86%) Change Management
6 6 (42.86%) VBScript
6 6 (42.86%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) e-Health
8 2 (14.29%) Validation
8 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) PHP
9 1 (7.14%) Netcool
9 1 (7.14%) HP NNM
9 1 (7.14%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) Computer Science

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Support
2 5 (35.71%) Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (21.43%) e-Health
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) VBScript
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (42.86%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Netcool
3 1 (7.14%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) HP
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) BMC
3 7 (50.00%) ArcSight
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft