The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 70 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Contract jobs citing Perl 60 70 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.98% 2.65% 3.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.21% 6.92% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 31
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £290 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
Perl
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
966 1011 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 31.93% 38.25% 41.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 569 515
Average daily rate £375 £366 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 22
Average hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.95 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.35 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Glasgow -5 31 £388 +3.33% 7
Edinburgh -2 17 £388 +40.90% 11
Aberdeen - 4 £200 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Fife - 2 - -
West Lothian -7 1 £388 +9.15% 1
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 71 (63.39%) UNIX
2 69 (61.61%) SQL
3 63 (56.25%) Linux
4 62 (55.36%) Java
5 44 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (33.93%) Spring
7 35 (31.25%) Python
8 33 (29.46%) JMS
8 33 (29.46%) Relational Database
9 32 (28.57%) Banking
10 31 (27.68%) OO
11 29 (25.89%) Oracle
11 29 (25.89%) Finance
12 26 (23.21%) Shell Script
13 24 (21.43%) DB2
13 24 (21.43%) JavaScript
14 20 (17.86%) Windows
14 20 (17.86%) Selenium
15 19 (16.96%) C++
16 18 (16.07%) PL/SQL
16 18 (16.07%) Sybase
16 18 (16.07%) RDBMS
16 18 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
17 17 (15.18%) WebSphere
17 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
17 17 (15.18%) J2SE
17 17 (15.18%) XML
17 17 (15.18%) JUnit
17 17 (15.18%) CSS
18 16 (14.29%) JSP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (15.18%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.36%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.46%) IIS
3 5 (4.46%) JBoss
3 5 (4.46%) ColdFusion
4 3 (2.68%) Apache
5 2 (1.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Office
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) Firewall
2 8 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (5.36%) LDAP
4 5 (4.46%) HTTP
4 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.46%) DNS
4 5 (4.46%) Network Security
5 4 (3.57%) Wireless
6 3 (2.68%) SAN
7 2 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.89%) IPv4
8 1 (0.89%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.46%) Relational Database
2 24 (21.43%) DB2
3 18 (16.07%) RDBMS
4 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.57%) Informix
6 3 (2.68%) KDB
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.89%) Big Data
8 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (17.86%) Selenium
2 17 (15.18%) JUnit
3 15 (13.39%) CruiseControl
4 5 (4.46%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.57%) Maven
5 4 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (0.89%) Ant
6 1 (0.89%) PVCS
6 1 (0.89%) Subversion
6 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (28.57%) Banking
2 29 (25.89%) Finance
3 12 (10.71%) Front Office
4 7 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (49.11%) Developer
2 38 (33.93%) Java Developer
3 7 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (6.25%) Analyst
4 6 (5.36%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 6 (5.36%) Support Analyst
4 6 (5.36%) Applications Support
4 6 (5.36%) Administrator
4 6 (5.36%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (4.46%) Perl Developer
5 5 (4.46%) Test Engineer
5 5 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
5 5 (4.46%) Tester
5 5 (4.46%) Software Engineer
6 4 (3.57%) AWS Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (33.93%) Spring
2 33 (29.46%) JMS
3 17 (15.18%) J2SE
3 17 (15.18%) XML
3 17 (15.18%) CSS
4 16 (14.29%) JSP
4 16 (14.29%) Struts
4 16 (14.29%) J2EE
4 16 (14.29%) Ajax
5 15 (13.39%) Spring Web Flow
5 15 (13.39%) GWT
5 15 (13.39%) Spring MVC
5 15 (13.39%) XSLT
6 10 (8.93%) iBATIS
6 10 (8.93%) JDBC
7 9 (8.04%) .NET
8 8 (7.14%) HTML
9 7 (6.25%) Web Services
10 5 (4.46%) Middleware
10 5 (4.46%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (7.14%) Derivative
3 8 (7.14%) Equities
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.57%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.68%) Verilog
6 3 (2.68%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.68%) DTCC
7 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.79%) ASIC
7 2 (1.79%) VHDL
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.89%) PKI
8 1 (0.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 71 (63.39%) UNIX
2 63 (56.25%) Linux
3 20 (17.86%) Windows
4 15 (13.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.46%) Solaris
5 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.68%) OO
3 18 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
5 15 (13.39%) Web Application Development
5 15 (13.39%) Software Engineering
5 15 (13.39%) MVC
6 14 (12.50%) Database Tuning
7 10 (8.93%) OOD
8 9 (8.04%) Information Security
8 9 (8.04%) Incident Management
9 8 (7.14%) SIEM
10 6 (5.36%) ITIL
11 5 (4.46%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.46%) TDD
11 5 (4.46%) Test Automation
12 4 (3.57%) OWASP
12 4 (3.57%) Performance Testing
12 4 (3.57%) Scrum
13 3 (2.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) SQL
2 62 (55.36%) Java
3 35 (31.25%) Python
4 26 (23.21%) Shell Script
5 24 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 19 (16.96%) C++
7 18 (16.07%) PL/SQL
8 13 (11.61%) C#
9 11 (9.82%) C
10 9 (8.04%) Bash Shell
11 7 (6.25%) Ruby
12 5 (4.46%) VB
12 5 (4.46%) Korn
12 5 (4.46%) PowerShell
13 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
14 3 (2.68%) Assembly Language
15 2 (1.79%) Tcl
15 2 (1.79%) VBScript
15 2 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) SC Cleared
1 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.36%) Degree
3 5 (4.46%) CISSP
3 5 (4.46%) PMP
3 5 (4.46%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.46%) GCIA
4 1 (0.89%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Firmware
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.79%) vSphere
4 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Puppet
1 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.89%) SELinux
2 1 (0.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (25.89%) Oracle
2 18 (16.07%) Sybase
3 13 (11.61%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.14%) ArcSight
5 7 (6.25%) HP
6 5 (4.46%) VMware
7 3 (2.68%) NetApp
7 3 (2.68%) Xilinx
8 2 (1.79%) BMC
8 2 (1.79%) EMC
9 1 (0.89%) Misys
9 1 (0.89%) Cisco
9 1 (0.89%) IBM
9 1 (0.89%) Adobe
9 1 (0.89%) Veritas
9 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.89%) Brocade
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