The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 102 146 98
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -48
Contract jobs citing Perl 196 109 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.98% 1.19% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% 3.63% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 49 66
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3450 3005 3074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.81% 32.86% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2190 1657 1617
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 113 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.74 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hampshire +5 60 £388 +10.71% 11
Surrey +24 55 £375 -23.07% 11
Berkshire +7 36 £413 +10.00% 18
Middlesex +20 17 £350 -
Oxfordshire -12 13 £363 - 8
Buckinghamshire -3 11 £450 +28.57% 3
West Sussex -11 5 - - 1
Kent 0 2 £500 -28.57%
East Sussex -5 1 - - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 190 (53.22%) Linux
2 187 (52.38%) UNIX
3 167 (46.78%) SQL
4 148 (41.46%) Oracle
5 103 (28.85%) Shell Script
6 102 (28.57%) Python
7 95 (26.61%) Windows
8 80 (22.41%) Red Hat
9 76 (21.29%) Java
10 69 (19.33%) VMware
10 69 (19.33%) Security Cleared
11 67 (18.77%) JavaScript
12 63 (17.65%) Telecoms
12 63 (17.65%) SC Cleared
13 62 (17.37%) C++
13 62 (17.37%) PL/SQL
14 60 (16.81%) HTML
14 60 (16.81%) C
15 58 (16.25%) SAN
15 58 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (15.41%) PHP
17 54 (15.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 53 (14.85%) XML
19 51 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
20 47 (13.17%) CSS
21 45 (12.61%) OO
21 45 (12.61%) Oracle Database
22 44 (12.32%) MySQL
23 43 (12.04%) Git (software)
24 41 (11.48%) TCP/IP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 27 (7.56%) Apache
3 25 (7.00%) Tomcat
4 23 (6.44%) Drupal
5 12 (3.36%) IIS
5 12 (3.36%) JBoss
6 9 (2.52%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (2.24%) SAS
8 5 (1.40%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.84%) Documentum
10 2 (0.56%) CMS
10 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
11 1 (0.28%) Confluence
11 1 (0.28%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.28%) Node.js
11 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.24%) MS Office
4 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle BRM
1 2 (0.56%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.96%) SaaS
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (16.25%) SAN
2 41 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 39 (10.92%) Firewall
4 29 (8.12%) DNS
5 24 (6.72%) Fibre Channel
5 24 (6.72%) Radio Access Network
6 22 (6.16%) LDAP
7 20 (5.60%) WAN
7 20 (5.60%) LAN
8 18 (5.04%) SSL
9 15 (4.20%) iSCSI
9 15 (4.20%) FCoE
10 14 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (3.92%) VPN
11 13 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (3.36%) SMTP
13 11 (3.08%) 3G
13 11 (3.08%) LTE
13 11 (3.08%) 2G
13 11 (3.08%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.61%) Oracle Database
2 44 (12.32%) MySQL
3 33 (9.24%) SQL Server
4 29 (8.12%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (7.28%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (5.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (4.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (3.92%) RDBMS
9 13 (3.64%) MS Access
9 13 (3.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 12 (3.36%) OLTP
11 10 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (2.52%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.68%) OLAP
14 6 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (1.68%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 43 (12.04%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.84%) SoapUI
2 28 (7.84%) Subversion
3 22 (6.16%) TeamCity
4 18 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.64%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (2.52%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (2.24%) Maven
9 7 (1.96%) MSBuild
9 7 (1.96%) CA Gen
10 6 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (1.68%) Hudson
10 6 (1.68%) WinDbg
10 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.84%) Ant
11 3 (0.84%) JMeter
11 3 (0.84%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.84%) Cucumber
General
1 63 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 23 (6.44%) Finance
3 13 (3.64%) Back Office
4 11 (3.08%) Banking
5 8 (2.24%) Legal
6 7 (1.96%) Military
7 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.12%) Electronics
9 3 (0.84%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.56%) Retail
11 1 (0.28%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (30.81%) Developer
2 38 (10.64%) Analyst
3 29 (8.12%) C++ Developer
4 25 (7.00%) Administrator
5 23 (6.44%) Test Analyst
6 20 (5.60%) Perl Developer
7 19 (5.32%) Consultant
8 17 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 16 (4.48%) PHP Developer
10 14 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
10 14 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (3.64%) OSS Engineer
11 13 (3.64%) Architect
11 13 (3.64%) Network Engineer
12 12 (3.36%) Software Engineer
13 11 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (2.80%) Software Developer
15 9 (2.52%) Security Engineer
15 9 (2.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (16.81%) HTML
2 53 (14.85%) XML
3 47 (13.17%) CSS
4 36 (10.08%) Middleware
5 32 (8.96%) STL
6 30 (8.40%) SOAP
6 30 (8.40%) XML Messaging
7 24 (6.72%) jQuery
8 22 (6.16%) Web Services
9 20 (5.60%) .NET
10 19 (5.32%) Ajax
11 18 (5.04%) Oracle Fusion
12 17 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 17 (4.76%) J2EE
13 8 (2.24%) JSON
14 7 (1.96%) SAML
15 5 (1.40%) EDI
15 5 (1.40%) Web Dynpro
15 5 (1.40%) .NET Framework
15 5 (1.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.20%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.44%) Clustering
4 15 (4.20%) HACMP
5 9 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.52%) Ontologies
6 4 (1.12%) Statistics
6 4 (1.12%) LPAR
6 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.12%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (0.84%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.84%) Taxonomies
7 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.84%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.56%) Replication
8 2 (0.56%) SecurID
8 2 (0.56%) PKI
8 2 (0.56%) STB
8 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 190 (53.22%) Linux
2 187 (52.38%) UNIX
3 95 (26.61%) Windows
4 54 (15.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (10.92%) Solaris
6 25 (7.00%) AIX
7 22 (6.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (5.32%) HPUX
9 13 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (2.24%) Data ONTAP
11 8 (2.24%) Windows 7
12 7 (1.96%) SUSE
13 6 (1.68%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.84%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.84%) VMS
15 2 (0.56%) NetWare
15 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (12.61%) OO
3 38 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (10.64%) Configuration Management
4 31 (8.68%) ITIL
5 29 (8.12%) Multithreading
6 28 (7.84%) Test Management
7 27 (7.56%) Use Case
7 27 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (6.16%) Project Management
9 22 (6.16%) Validation
10 20 (5.60%) OO PHP
10 20 (5.60%) DevOps
11 17 (4.76%) SDLC
11 17 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (4.76%) Test Scripting
11 17 (4.76%) Security Testing
11 17 (4.76%) Problem Management
12 16 (4.48%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 167 (46.78%) SQL
2 103 (28.85%) Shell Script
3 102 (28.57%) Python
4 76 (21.29%) Java
5 67 (18.77%) JavaScript
6 62 (17.37%) C++
6 62 (17.37%) PL/SQL
7 60 (16.81%) C
8 55 (15.41%) PHP
9 40 (11.20%) Bash Shell
10 34 (9.52%) PowerShell
11 22 (6.16%) Ruby
12 20 (5.60%) Korn
13 10 (2.80%) C#
14 9 (2.52%) VB
15 6 (1.68%) C++/CLI
15 6 (1.68%) C-shell
16 5 (1.40%) Jython
16 5 (1.40%) VBScript
16 5 (1.40%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 69 (19.33%) Security Cleared
2 63 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.32%) Degree
4 18 (5.04%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.80%) HND
6 9 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.24%) CCNP
8 6 (1.68%) CCNA
9 5 (1.40%) HNC
10 1 (0.28%) CISSP
10 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) CCIP
10 1 (0.28%) CCIE
10 1 (0.28%) CCSP
10 1 (0.28%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PMP
10 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.28%) IBM AIX Certification
10 1 (0.28%) GCIA
10 1 (0.28%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.16%) SLA
2 6 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 51 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.04%) VMware ESX
3 16 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 13 (3.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 11 (3.08%) NFS
6 7 (1.96%) vSphere
7 6 (1.68%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.68%) Sendmail
8 5 (1.40%) XenApp
8 5 (1.40%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.40%) Shibboleth
8 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.40%) HDFS
9 4 (1.12%) KVM
10 3 (0.84%) GPFS
10 3 (0.84%) Veritas File System
11 2 (0.56%) Samba
12 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (8.12%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (7.56%) Puppet
3 14 (3.92%) Nagios
4 13 (3.64%) Tivoli
5 12 (3.36%) NetBackup
5 12 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (2.52%) OPNET
7 8 (2.24%) Control-M
7 8 (2.24%) SnapMirror
7 8 (2.24%) SnapVault
7 8 (2.24%) Oracle ZFS
8 6 (1.68%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (1.68%) SCCM
8 6 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (1.68%) MIMEsweeper
8 6 (1.68%) MAILsweeper
9 5 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (1.40%) Zenoss
9 5 (1.40%) Cacti
9 5 (1.40%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 148 (41.46%) Oracle
2 80 (22.41%) Red Hat
3 69 (19.33%) VMware
4 40 (11.20%) HP
5 35 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 27 (7.56%) Veritas
7 25 (7.00%) IBM
8 23 (6.44%) Cisco
9 15 (4.20%) Juniper
10 14 (3.92%) Sybase
10 14 (3.92%) NetApp
11 13 (3.64%) Symantec
11 13 (3.64%) Citrix
12 11 (3.08%) McAfee
13 10 (2.80%) Informatica
13 10 (2.80%) EMC
13 10 (2.80%) SolarWinds
13 10 (2.80%) F5
14 9 (2.52%) Talend
14 9 (2.52%) Greenplum
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Rate: £480 - £560 per day + 12 Month Contract
Posted: 24 days ago