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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 105 142 126
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 184 101 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.94% 1.10% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.57% 3.46% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 46 54
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£373 £363 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.63% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £19.00 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £43.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +23.23%
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
3304 2920 2904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.77% 31.81% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2098 1599 1495
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 97 148
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.57 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.38 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.52 £50.35 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 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 4 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 +4 56 £338 -3.57% 17
Surrey +24 53 £375 -27.88% 11
Berkshire +6 28 £413 +10.00% 16
Middlesex +13 14 £350 - 1
Oxfordshire - 13 £363 - 6
Buckinghamshire +2 9 £438 +25.00% 3
West Sussex -5 7 £400 -37.00%
East Sussex -8 3 - -
Kent -8 3 £513 -26.78%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 195 (53.42%) Linux
2 185 (50.68%) UNIX
3 155 (42.47%) SQL
4 139 (38.08%) Oracle
5 117 (32.05%) Python
6 99 (27.12%) Windows
7 96 (26.30%) Shell Script
8 84 (23.01%) Java
9 75 (20.55%) VMware
10 72 (19.73%) PHP
11 68 (18.63%) C++
12 67 (18.36%) Red Hat
13 64 (17.53%) JavaScript
13 64 (17.53%) SAN
14 63 (17.26%) Security Cleared
15 62 (16.99%) Telecoms
16 58 (15.89%) C
16 58 (15.89%) SC Cleared
17 56 (15.34%) VMware Infrastructure
17 56 (15.34%) HTML
18 54 (14.79%) XML
18 54 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
19 52 (14.25%) PL/SQL
19 52 (14.25%) MySQL
20 50 (13.70%) OO
21 48 (13.15%) HP
22 47 (12.88%) TCP/IP
22 47 (12.88%) Solaris
23 44 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 43 (11.78%) Bash Shell

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 27 (7.40%) Apache
2 26 (7.12%) Drupal
3 23 (6.30%) WebLogic
4 22 (6.03%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.84%) IIS
6 9 (2.47%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (1.92%) JBoss
8 6 (1.64%) Confluence
9 5 (1.37%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.37%) SAS
10 4 (1.10%) CMS
11 3 (0.82%) Documentum
11 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.82%) Node.js
12 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.55%) nginx
12 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.27%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 25 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.92%) MS Office
4 3 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.82%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.27%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.64%) SaaS
3 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (17.53%) SAN
2 47 (12.88%) TCP/IP
3 40 (10.96%) Firewall
4 30 (8.22%) Fibre Channel
5 29 (7.95%) DNS
6 28 (7.67%) WAN
7 27 (7.40%) LAN
8 26 (7.12%) LDAP
9 25 (6.85%) Radio Access Network
10 21 (5.75%) SSL
11 17 (4.66%) VPN
12 16 (4.38%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (4.11%) 3G
14 14 (3.84%) SMTP
14 14 (3.84%) LTE
14 14 (3.84%) NAS
14 14 (3.84%) iSCSI
14 14 (3.84%) FCoE
14 14 (3.84%) 2G
14 14 (3.84%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.25%) MySQL
2 34 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.32%) Oracle Database
3 29 (7.95%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (4.66%) RDBMS
6 14 (3.84%) MS Access
6 14 (3.84%) OLTP
7 11 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.74%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.64%) OLAP
11 6 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (1.64%) SSDT
12 5 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (1.37%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 42 (11.51%) Git (software)
2 31 (8.49%) SoapUI
3 30 (8.22%) Subversion
4 15 (4.11%) TeamCity
5 14 (3.84%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.47%) MSBuild
8 8 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (2.19%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.92%) Maven
9 7 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (1.92%) JIRA
9 7 (1.92%) Hudson
9 7 (1.92%) CA Gen
10 6 (1.64%) WinDbg
10 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.10%) Gerrit
11 4 (1.10%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.10%) Ant
11 4 (1.10%) JMeter
General
1 62 (16.99%) Telecoms
2 21 (5.75%) Finance
3 14 (3.84%) Back Office
4 11 (3.01%) Banking
5 7 (1.92%) Legal
6 6 (1.64%) Electronics
7 4 (1.10%) Retail
7 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.82%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 105 (28.77%) Developer
2 39 (10.68%) Analyst
3 27 (7.40%) C++ Developer
4 25 (6.85%) Administrator
5 24 (6.58%) Test Analyst
6 21 (5.75%) Perl Developer
7 20 (5.48%) Support Engineer
8 18 (4.93%) PHP Developer
9 16 (4.38%) Consultant
9 16 (4.38%) Software Engineer
10 15 (4.11%) Network Engineer
11 14 (3.84%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (3.84%) Linux Administrator
12 13 (3.56%) Software Developer
12 13 (3.56%) Architect
13 12 (3.29%) Security Engineer
13 12 (3.29%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (3.01%) OSS Engineer
15 10 (2.74%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (15.34%) HTML
2 54 (14.79%) XML
3 43 (11.78%) CSS
4 33 (9.04%) SOAP
5 31 (8.49%) XML Messaging
6 29 (7.95%) STL
7 23 (6.30%) .NET
8 22 (6.03%) Middleware
9 20 (5.48%) Web Services
10 16 (4.38%) jQuery
11 14 (3.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (3.56%) J2EE
13 10 (2.74%) Ajax
14 9 (2.47%) JSON
14 9 (2.47%) LAMP
14 9 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (2.47%) AngularJS
15 8 (2.19%) HTML5
15 8 (2.19%) CSS3
16 7 (1.92%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.51%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.03%) Clustering
4 17 (4.66%) HACMP
5 9 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.92%) Ontologies
7 6 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.10%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.10%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.82%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.82%) LPAR
9 3 (0.82%) Wiki
9 3 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.82%) Replication
9 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.82%) Statistics
9 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 195 (53.42%) Linux
2 185 (50.68%) UNIX
3 99 (27.12%) Windows
4 47 (12.88%) Solaris
5 44 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (8.77%) AIX
7 20 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (5.21%) HPUX
9 12 (3.29%) SUSE
10 10 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (2.47%) Ubuntu
12 8 (2.19%) Data ONTAP
12 8 (2.19%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.64%) Windows 8
14 5 (1.37%) NetWare
15 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (1.10%) Android
16 3 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.82%) VMS
17 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (13.70%) OO
3 35 (9.59%) Configuration Management
4 29 (7.95%) Use Case
4 29 (7.95%) Multithreading
5 28 (7.67%) Test Management
6 26 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (6.58%) DevOps
8 23 (6.30%) ITIL
8 23 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (5.75%) Validation
10 20 (5.48%) Project Management
10 20 (5.48%) Software Engineering
10 20 (5.48%) OO PHP
11 18 (4.93%) SDLC
12 17 (4.66%) Network Monitoring
12 17 (4.66%) Kalman Filter
12 17 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (4.66%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 155 (42.47%) SQL
2 117 (32.05%) Python
3 96 (26.30%) Shell Script
4 84 (23.01%) Java
5 72 (19.73%) PHP
6 68 (18.63%) C++
7 64 (17.53%) JavaScript
8 58 (15.89%) C
9 52 (14.25%) PL/SQL
10 43 (11.78%) Bash Shell
11 35 (9.59%) PowerShell
12 27 (7.40%) Ruby
13 23 (6.30%) Korn
14 12 (3.29%) C#
15 10 (2.74%) VBScript
16 8 (2.19%) VB
17 6 (1.64%) C++/CLI
17 6 (1.64%) C-shell
18 5 (1.37%) Jython
19 4 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (17.26%) Security Cleared
2 58 (15.89%) SC Cleared
3 21 (5.75%) Degree
4 19 (5.21%) ISTQB
5 11 (3.01%) HND
6 8 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.92%) CCNP
7 7 (1.92%) HNC
8 6 (1.64%) CCNA
9 1 (0.27%) CISSP
9 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) CCIP
9 1 (0.27%) CCIE
9 1 (0.27%) CCSP
9 1 (0.27%) PMP
9 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.27%) GCIA
9 1 (0.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.48%) SLA
2 5 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 56 (15.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 15 (4.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 15 (4.11%) VMware ESX
4 14 (3.84%) NFS
5 9 (2.47%) Sendmail
6 6 (1.64%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.64%) vSphere
7 5 (1.37%) Shibboleth
7 5 (1.37%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.37%) XenApp
7 5 (1.37%) HDFS
7 5 (1.37%) GPFS
8 4 (1.10%) KVM
9 3 (0.82%) Snort
9 3 (0.82%) Veritas File System
10 2 (0.55%) Samba
10 2 (0.55%) iptables
11 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (8.22%) HP Quality Center
1 30 (8.22%) Puppet
2 16 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (3.84%) Nagios
4 13 (3.56%) Tivoli
5 12 (3.29%) NetBackup
6 9 (2.47%) MIMEsweeper
6 9 (2.47%) MAILsweeper
7 8 (2.19%) Control-M
7 8 (2.19%) SnapMirror
7 8 (2.19%) SnapVault
8 7 (1.92%) Oracle ZFS
8 7 (1.92%) SCCM
8 7 (1.92%) OPNET
9 6 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (1.37%) Zenoss
10 5 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (1.10%) Cacti
Vendors
1 139 (38.08%) Oracle
2 75 (20.55%) VMware
3 67 (18.36%) Red Hat
4 48 (13.15%) HP
5 35 (9.59%) Veritas
6 26 (7.12%) IBM
6 26 (7.12%) Microsoft
7 24 (6.58%) Cisco
8 21 (5.75%) NetApp
9 16 (4.38%) Sybase
9 16 (4.38%) Juniper
10 14 (3.84%) McAfee
11 13 (3.56%) Symantec
11 13 (3.56%) Citrix
12 12 (3.29%) EMC
13 10 (2.74%) Sun
14 9 (2.47%) Remedy
14 9 (2.47%) Websense
14 9 (2.47%) Nokia
14 9 (2.47%) Blue Coat
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £40 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago