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 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 108 143 91
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -52
Contract jobs citing Perl 167 110 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.67% 1.16% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 3.63% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 59 66
Average daily rate
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£350 £380 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 5 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £26.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £43.00 £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
3240 3033 2753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.36% 32.07% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 1717 1382
Average daily rate £350 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 107 217
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
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 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 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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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 +14 64 £313 -23.07% 15
Berkshire +4 36 £335 +11.66% 24
Surrey +10 33 £400 -11.11% 12
Buckinghamshire +5 12 £405 +0.62% 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £275 - 3
Kent -1 8 £500 +45.45% 2
West Sussex -16 4 £313 -25.59%
Middlesex +4 1 £345 -17.85%
Sussex - 1 £350 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 174 (58.59%) Linux
2 128 (43.10%) Python
3 123 (41.41%) UNIX
4 108 (36.36%) SQL
5 89 (29.97%) Oracle
6 87 (29.29%) Java
7 78 (26.26%) Shell Script
8 64 (21.55%) VMware
9 63 (21.21%) C++
10 56 (18.86%) Windows
11 53 (17.85%) SAN
11 53 (17.85%) Telecoms
12 52 (17.51%) C
13 48 (16.16%) JavaScript
14 45 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
15 43 (14.48%) PHP
16 41 (13.80%) Solaris
16 41 (13.80%) Veritas
17 40 (13.47%) DNS
18 38 (12.79%) Radio Access Network
19 37 (12.46%) Bash Shell
20 36 (12.12%) Red Hat
20 36 (12.12%) OO
21 35 (11.78%) AIX
22 33 (11.11%) Apache
22 33 (11.11%) HTML
23 32 (10.77%) IBM
23 32 (10.77%) Security Cleared
24 31 (10.44%) Ruby

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (11.11%) Apache
2 19 (6.40%) WebLogic
3 16 (5.39%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.37%) Drupal
4 10 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.03%) IIS
6 6 (2.02%) Confluence
6 6 (2.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.02%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.01%) Node.js
7 3 (1.01%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.67%) MediaWiki
8 2 (0.67%) Documentum
8 2 (0.67%) JBoss
8 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.67%) CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.02%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.02%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (4.38%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (17.85%) SAN
2 40 (13.47%) DNS
3 38 (12.79%) Radio Access Network
4 31 (10.44%) LDAP
5 29 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
5 29 (9.76%) Firewall
6 27 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 26 (8.75%) SSL
7 26 (8.75%) 3G
8 25 (8.42%) 2G
8 25 (8.42%) LAN
8 25 (8.42%) WAN
8 25 (8.42%) LTE
9 19 (6.40%) VPN
10 17 (5.72%) Internet
10 17 (5.72%) FCoE
10 17 (5.72%) iSCSI
11 16 (5.39%) SMTP
12 14 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.10%) MySQL
2 28 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 21 (7.07%) Oracle Database
5 20 (6.73%) RDBMS
6 15 (5.05%) OLTP
7 14 (4.71%) SQL Server
8 13 (4.38%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (3.70%) MS Access
9 11 (3.70%) Hadoop
10 10 (3.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (2.36%) Big Data
13 6 (2.02%) SQLPlus
14 5 (1.68%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.68%) DB2
14 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 29 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.40%) Subversion
3 8 (2.69%) JIRA
4 7 (2.36%) Introscope
4 7 (2.36%) SoapUI
5 6 (2.02%) Toad
6 5 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.35%) Gerrit
7 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.35%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.35%) ProC
8 3 (1.01%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.01%) Ant
8 3 (1.01%) Hudson
8 3 (1.01%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.01%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.67%) Maven
9 2 (0.67%) Selenium
General
1 53 (17.85%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.40%) Finance
3 11 (3.70%) Banking
4 8 (2.69%) Electronics
5 5 (1.68%) Retail
6 4 (1.35%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.67%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 87 (29.29%) Developer
2 22 (7.41%) Analyst
3 20 (6.73%) Software Engineer
4 19 (6.40%) Administrator
5 15 (5.05%) C++ Developer
6 13 (4.38%) Architect
6 13 (4.38%) Perl Developer
6 13 (4.38%) RAN Engineer
7 12 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (3.70%) RAN Configuration Engineer
8 11 (3.70%) Configuration Engineer
9 10 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (3.37%) Web Developer
9 10 (3.37%) Software Developer
9 10 (3.37%) Support Engineer
9 10 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.03%) Project Engineer
10 9 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.69%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.11%) HTML
2 29 (9.76%) CSS
3 23 (7.74%) XML
4 18 (6.06%) jQuery
5 14 (4.71%) AngularJS
6 12 (4.04%) REST
6 12 (4.04%) SOAP
7 9 (3.03%) LAMP
7 9 (3.03%) STL
8 8 (2.69%) .NET
8 8 (2.69%) J2EE
9 7 (2.36%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (2.36%) CSS3
9 7 (2.36%) HTML5
9 7 (2.36%) Ajax
10 6 (2.02%) XHTML
10 6 (2.02%) Web Services
10 6 (2.02%) Worklight
11 5 (1.68%) Backbone.js
11 5 (1.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.06%) Open Source
1 18 (6.06%) Clustering
2 16 (5.39%) HACMP
3 10 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.03%) Replication
5 8 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.35%) Wiki
7 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.35%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.35%) User Experience
8 3 (1.01%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.01%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.67%) SecurID
9 2 (0.67%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.67%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 174 (58.59%) Linux
2 123 (41.41%) UNIX
3 56 (18.86%) Windows
4 41 (13.80%) Solaris
5 35 (11.78%) AIX
6 30 (10.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.38%) HPUX
8 8 (2.69%) CentOS
8 8 (2.69%) NetWare
8 8 (2.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.36%) SUSE
9 7 (2.36%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.35%) Android
10 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.01%) Debian
12 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.34%) Fedora
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (12.12%) OO
3 25 (8.42%) Software Testing
4 24 (8.08%) Software Engineering
5 21 (7.07%) Web Development
6 18 (6.06%) Analytics
7 17 (5.72%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (5.72%) DevOps
7 17 (5.72%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (5.72%) Test Automation
7 17 (5.72%) Multithreading
8 16 (5.39%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (5.05%) MVC
9 15 (5.05%) Network Planning
10 14 (4.71%) Configuration Management
11 13 (4.38%) Performance Testing
12 12 (4.04%) ETL
13 11 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 128 (43.10%) Python
2 108 (36.36%) SQL
3 87 (29.29%) Java
4 78 (26.26%) Shell Script
5 63 (21.21%) C++
6 52 (17.51%) C
7 48 (16.16%) JavaScript
8 43 (14.48%) PHP
9 37 (12.46%) Bash Shell
10 31 (10.44%) Ruby
11 23 (7.74%) PL/SQL
12 22 (7.41%) Korn
13 15 (5.05%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.69%) Jython
15 7 (2.36%) VBScript
16 6 (2.02%) C#
17 5 (1.68%) T-SQL
18 4 (1.35%) XPath
18 4 (1.35%) Bourne shell
18 4 (1.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 32 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 27 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.70%) HNC
3 11 (3.70%) HND
4 9 (3.03%) Degree
5 6 (2.02%) RHCT
6 5 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.68%) CCNP
7 4 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.35%) CCNA
8 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.34%) CISSP
9 1 (0.34%) PMP
9 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.34%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.02%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.40%) NFS
3 13 (4.38%) Sendmail
4 12 (4.04%) Active Directory
5 10 (3.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 10 (3.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 8 (2.69%) GPFS
7 6 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (2.02%) HDFS
8 4 (1.35%) Samba
9 3 (1.01%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.01%) XenApp
9 3 (1.01%) Shibboleth
9 3 (1.01%) Snort
10 2 (0.67%) XenServer
10 2 (0.67%) Postfix
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.67%) iptables
11 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (6.73%) Puppet
2 16 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (5.05%) NSN NetAct
4 13 (4.38%) MIMEsweeper
4 13 (4.38%) MAILsweeper
5 12 (4.04%) Nagios
6 11 (3.70%) Tivoli
7 8 (2.69%) Control-M
8 7 (2.36%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (2.02%) Data Guard
9 6 (2.02%) NetBackup
9 6 (2.02%) Oracle Flashback
10 4 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (1.01%) Zenoss
12 2 (0.67%) WMI
12 2 (0.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.67%) YaST
12 2 (0.67%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 89 (29.97%) Oracle
2 64 (21.55%) VMware
3 41 (13.80%) Veritas
4 36 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 32 (10.77%) IBM
6 18 (6.06%) Business Objects
6 18 (6.06%) NetApp
6 18 (6.06%) Cisco
7 17 (5.72%) HP
7 17 (5.72%) Ericsson
7 17 (5.72%) Sybase
8 16 (5.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 16 (5.39%) Nokia
8 16 (5.39%) Juniper
9 15 (5.05%) Nortel
9 15 (5.05%) Microsoft
9 15 (5.05%) Greenplum
10 13 (4.38%) McAfee
10 13 (4.38%) Websense
10 13 (4.38%) Blue Coat
Dorking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
LSCS Ltd
Rate: market
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Set2Recruit
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
set2recruit
Rate: £350 - £460 Per Day 350-460 a day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £35 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £40 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £35.00 - £40.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £420.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Anantha
Rate: £0 - £425 per day
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