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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 106 145 129
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 161 105 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.78% 1.17% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.33% 3.57% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 54 52
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£375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 16
Average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +80.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
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
3023 2944 2721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.41% 32.78% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1867 1639 1383
Average daily rate £355 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 104 203
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 29 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Perl Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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
Hampshire +26 74 £356 -6.25% 14
Surrey +23 28 £400 -15.78% 10
Berkshire +7 28 £335 -0.74% 30
Buckinghamshire +9 9 £441 +8.95% 8
Kent +6 8 £500 +50.94%
West Sussex - 5 £400 -
Middlesex +7 4 £350 -16.66%
East Sussex -16 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 - 5
Sussex - 1 £350 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 184 (57.86%) Linux
2 137 (43.08%) UNIX
3 125 (39.31%) Python
4 103 (32.39%) Oracle
5 101 (31.76%) SQL
6 92 (28.93%) Java
7 86 (27.04%) Shell Script
8 72 (22.64%) Windows
9 71 (22.33%) C++
10 69 (21.70%) VMware
11 64 (20.13%) SAN
12 59 (18.55%) C
13 53 (16.67%) PHP
14 52 (16.35%) Telecoms
15 51 (16.04%) JavaScript
16 50 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
17 46 (14.47%) Veritas
18 45 (14.15%) Solaris
18 45 (14.15%) Bash Shell
19 43 (13.52%) AIX
20 42 (13.21%) OO
20 42 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
21 39 (12.26%) HTML
21 39 (12.26%) DNS
22 38 (11.95%) Red Hat
23 37 (11.64%) Fibre Channel
23 37 (11.64%) Security Cleared
24 34 (10.69%) Firewall
24 34 (10.69%) CSS
24 34 (10.69%) Apache

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (10.69%) Apache
2 22 (6.92%) Tomcat
3 18 (5.66%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.35%) Drupal
5 13 (4.09%) IIS
6 10 (3.14%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (1.89%) Confluence
7 6 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.57%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.94%) CMS
10 2 (0.63%) JBoss
10 2 (0.63%) Documentum
10 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.63%) MediaWiki
10 2 (0.63%) Node.js
11 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.26%) MS Office
4 3 (0.94%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (4.09%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.13%) SAN
2 39 (12.26%) DNS
3 37 (11.64%) Fibre Channel
4 34 (10.69%) Firewall
5 33 (10.38%) LDAP
6 32 (10.06%) TCP/IP
7 31 (9.75%) WAN
7 31 (9.75%) LAN
8 30 (9.43%) Radio Access Network
9 29 (9.12%) SSL
10 24 (7.55%) 3G
11 23 (7.23%) LTE
11 23 (7.23%) 2G
12 21 (6.60%) iSCSI
12 21 (6.60%) FCoE
13 20 (6.29%) VPN
14 17 (5.35%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (5.35%) SMTP
14 17 (5.35%) Internet
15 13 (4.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.75%) MySQL
2 28 (8.81%) Relational Database
3 24 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 21 (6.60%) RDBMS
4 21 (6.60%) Oracle Database
5 19 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (5.03%) OLTP
6 16 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.46%) MS Access
8 10 (3.14%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (2.83%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.57%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.26%) DB2
13 4 (1.26%) Big Data
14 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.94%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 33 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.55%) Subversion
3 8 (2.52%) JIRA
3 8 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.20%) SoapUI
4 7 (2.20%) Introscope
5 6 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.26%) ProC
7 4 (1.26%) JMeter
7 4 (1.26%) Maven
7 4 (1.26%) Hudson
7 4 (1.26%) Gerrit
7 4 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.26%) CA Gen
8 3 (0.94%) NuGet
8 3 (0.94%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.94%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.94%) CruiseControl
General
1 52 (16.35%) Telecoms
2 21 (6.60%) Finance
3 10 (3.14%) Banking
4 8 (2.52%) Electronics
5 6 (1.89%) Legal
6 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.26%) Back Office
7 4 (1.26%) Retail
8 2 (0.63%) Front Office
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (29.87%) Developer
2 27 (8.49%) Analyst
3 21 (6.60%) Administrator
4 20 (6.29%) Perl Developer
4 20 (6.29%) C++ Developer
5 19 (5.97%) Software Engineer
6 16 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (4.09%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (4.09%) RAN Engineer
8 12 (3.77%) Security Engineer
9 11 (3.46%) Configuration Engineer
9 11 (3.46%) RAN Configuration Engineer
9 11 (3.46%) PHP Developer
9 11 (3.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (3.46%) Network Engineer
9 11 (3.46%) Architect
9 11 (3.46%) Web Developer
9 11 (3.46%) Consultant
10 10 (3.14%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.26%) HTML
2 34 (10.69%) CSS
3 20 (6.29%) XML
4 18 (5.66%) STL
5 17 (5.35%) jQuery
6 14 (4.40%) AngularJS
7 11 (3.46%) J2EE
8 10 (3.14%) REST
9 9 (2.83%) LAMP
9 9 (2.83%) .NET
10 8 (2.52%) Web Services
10 8 (2.52%) SOAP
10 8 (2.52%) Middleware
11 7 (2.20%) CSS3
11 7 (2.20%) HTML5
11 7 (2.20%) Ajax
11 7 (2.20%) SAML
11 7 (2.20%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (1.89%) XHTML
12 6 (1.89%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.92%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.35%) HACMP
2 17 (5.35%) Clustering
3 13 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.20%) Device Driver
5 6 (1.89%) Replication
5 6 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.26%) Wiki
8 3 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (0.94%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.63%) SecurID
9 2 (0.63%) PKI
9 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.63%) User Experience
9 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 184 (57.86%) Linux
2 137 (43.08%) UNIX
3 72 (22.64%) Windows
4 45 (14.15%) Solaris
5 43 (13.52%) AIX
6 26 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (4.72%) HPUX
8 9 (2.83%) Ubuntu
9 8 (2.52%) NetWare
9 8 (2.52%) CentOS
10 6 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.57%) SUSE
12 4 (1.26%) Android
12 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.94%) Debian
14 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.21%) OO
1 42 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (9.12%) Software Testing
3 26 (8.18%) Software Engineering
4 23 (7.23%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (6.60%) Multithreading
6 20 (6.29%) DevOps
6 20 (6.29%) Open Source
6 20 (6.29%) Configuration Management
7 19 (5.97%) SDLC
7 19 (5.97%) Kalman Filter
8 18 (5.66%) Performance Testing
9 17 (5.35%) Web Development
10 16 (5.03%) Test Automation
11 15 (4.72%) Network Planning
11 15 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (4.72%) MVC
12 12 (3.77%) Analytics
13 11 (3.46%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (3.46%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 125 (39.31%) Python
2 101 (31.76%) SQL
3 92 (28.93%) Java
4 86 (27.04%) Shell Script
5 71 (22.33%) C++
6 59 (18.55%) C
7 53 (16.67%) PHP
8 51 (16.04%) JavaScript
9 45 (14.15%) Bash Shell
10 30 (9.43%) Ruby
11 25 (7.86%) PL/SQL
12 21 (6.60%) Korn
13 17 (5.35%) PowerShell
14 10 (3.14%) Jython
15 7 (2.20%) VBScript
16 5 (1.57%) VB
16 5 (1.57%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.57%) C#
17 4 (1.26%) AWK
17 4 (1.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (11.64%) Security Cleared
2 32 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.77%) Degree
4 11 (3.46%) HNC
4 11 (3.46%) HND
5 6 (1.89%) RHCT
6 4 (1.26%) CCNP
6 4 (1.26%) CCNA
6 4 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.26%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) GCIA
7 1 (0.31%) PMP
7 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.89%) SLA
2 3 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 50 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.03%) NFS
2 16 (5.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.77%) Sendmail
4 11 (3.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 11 (3.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (2.52%) GPFS
6 5 (1.57%) HDFS
6 5 (1.57%) XenApp
6 5 (1.57%) Shibboleth
6 5 (1.57%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.94%) KVM
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.94%) Snort
7 3 (0.94%) Samba
8 2 (0.63%) Postfix
8 2 (0.63%) XenServer
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.63%) iptables
9 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (7.86%) Puppet
2 17 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.72%) NSN NetAct
4 14 (4.40%) Nagios
5 12 (3.77%) MIMEsweeper
5 12 (3.77%) MAILsweeper
6 11 (3.46%) Control-M
6 11 (3.46%) Tivoli
7 7 (2.20%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.57%) Zenoss
8 5 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.94%) Oracle Flashback
10 3 (0.94%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.94%) OpenView
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.63%) WMI
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 103 (32.39%) Oracle
2 69 (21.70%) VMware
3 46 (14.47%) Veritas
4 38 (11.95%) Red Hat
5 33 (10.38%) IBM
6 23 (7.23%) Cisco
7 21 (6.60%) NetApp
8 20 (6.29%) Nokia
9 19 (5.97%) HP
10 18 (5.66%) Sybase
11 17 (5.35%) Juniper
12 16 (5.03%) McAfee
12 16 (5.03%) Microsoft
13 15 (4.72%) Ericsson
14 14 (4.40%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 13 (4.09%) Nortel
16 12 (3.77%) Business Objects
16 12 (3.77%) Websense
16 12 (3.77%) Blue Coat
17 10 (3.14%) Citrix
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Rate: £280 - £320 per day
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Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + depending on experience
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
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