The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 140 128 140
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Perl 98 107 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.07% 1.26% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 3.70% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 38
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2941 2895 2992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.06% 34.20% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1599 1474 1508
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 158 193
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.50 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Perl
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 44 £350 -6.66% 11
Berkshire -9 23 £375 +15.38% 20
Surrey +4 16 £368 -20.54% 13
Kent +5 8 £700 +41.77%
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £350 +100.00% 1
East Sussex - 3 £305 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £635 -
Middlesex -4 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 9
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 109 (52.91%) Linux
2 84 (40.78%) Java
3 83 (40.29%) UNIX
4 66 (32.04%) Python
5 61 (29.61%) Oracle
6 58 (28.16%) Shell Script
7 57 (27.67%) SQL
8 56 (27.18%) C
9 45 (21.84%) Windows
10 43 (20.87%) Solaris
11 39 (18.93%) C++
12 37 (17.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 36 (17.48%) Bash Shell
13 36 (17.48%) Telecoms
14 35 (16.99%) PHP
14 35 (16.99%) HTML
15 33 (16.02%) Korn
16 32 (15.53%) XML
17 31 (15.05%) VMware
18 30 (14.56%) MySQL
19 29 (14.08%) Red Hat
20 28 (13.59%) SAN
21 27 (13.11%) Cisco
21 27 (13.11%) JavaScript
21 27 (13.11%) C#
22 26 (12.62%) Apache
23 25 (12.14%) Ruby
23 25 (12.14%) Oracle Database
24 24 (11.65%) Security Cleared
25 23 (11.17%) HP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 26 (12.62%) Apache
2 14 (6.80%) WebLogic
3 13 (6.31%) CMS
4 10 (4.85%) Apache Pig
5 9 (4.37%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.91%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (2.43%) TeamSite
7 5 (2.43%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (2.43%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.94%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.94%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.46%) IIS
9 3 (1.46%) nginx
10 2 (0.97%) Confluence
10 2 (0.97%) Node.js
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 18 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.40%) MS Office
3 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.46%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.97%) Mingle
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.40%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.97%) Magento
3 1 (0.49%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.49%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.49%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) PaaS
2 4 (1.94%) IaaS
2 4 (1.94%) SaaS
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.97%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.49%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.59%) SAN
2 20 (9.71%) DNS
3 16 (7.77%) Fibre Channel
4 15 (7.28%) Telnet
5 13 (6.31%) SNMP
5 13 (6.31%) TCP/IP
6 11 (5.34%) Internet
6 11 (5.34%) 3G
6 11 (5.34%) HTTP
7 10 (4.85%) LDAP
7 10 (4.85%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (4.37%) Firewall
8 9 (4.37%) 2G
8 9 (4.37%) LTE
9 8 (3.88%) NAS
9 8 (3.88%) SSH
9 8 (3.88%) MPLS
10 7 (3.40%) Ethernet
10 7 (3.40%) FTP
10 7 (3.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.56%) MySQL
2 25 (12.14%) Oracle Database
3 17 (8.25%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.25%) SQLPlus
4 16 (7.77%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.83%) RDBMS
6 12 (5.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (5.34%) Oracle Discoverer
7 11 (5.34%) Big Data
7 11 (5.34%) Hadoop
8 10 (4.85%) Apache Hive
9 9 (4.37%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (4.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (3.88%) NoSQL
11 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (3.40%) HBase
11 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.34%) Toad
2 11 (5.34%) Subversion
2 11 (5.34%) Selenium
2 11 (5.34%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (3.88%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (3.40%) WebDriver
5 7 (3.40%) Hudson
5 7 (3.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (3.40%) JIRA
6 6 (2.91%) Gerrit
6 6 (2.91%) JUnit
7 5 (2.43%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.43%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.43%) TestNG
7 5 (2.43%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.94%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.94%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (1.94%) ClearCase
General
1 36 (17.48%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.77%) Finance
3 9 (4.37%) Marketing
4 7 (3.40%) Banking
5 5 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.46%) Danish Language
6 3 (1.46%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.46%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.46%) Japanese Language
6 3 (1.46%) Korean Language
6 3 (1.46%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.46%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.46%) Swedish Language
6 3 (1.46%) Military
7 2 (0.97%) Billing
7 2 (0.97%) Electronics
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (23.79%) Developer
2 24 (11.65%) Architect
3 22 (10.68%) Software Engineer
4 15 (7.28%) Analyst
5 14 (6.80%) Consultant
6 13 (6.31%) Test Engineer
7 12 (5.83%) Perl Developer
8 11 (5.34%) DBA
9 10 (4.85%) Oracle DBA
10 9 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.37%) Administrator
10 9 (4.37%) Senior Architect
11 8 (3.88%) Web Developer
12 7 (3.40%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.40%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
13 6 (2.91%) Technical Architect
13 6 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (2.91%) Linux Administrator
14 5 (2.43%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.99%) HTML
2 32 (15.53%) XML
3 18 (8.74%) .NET
4 15 (7.28%) CSS
5 12 (5.83%) jQuery
6 11 (5.34%) Middleware
7 10 (4.85%) MapReduce
8 8 (3.88%) Web Services
9 7 (3.40%) J2EE
10 6 (2.91%) SOAP
10 6 (2.91%) Ajax
10 6 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (2.91%) JSON
11 5 (2.43%) Spring
11 5 (2.43%) Google Maps API
11 5 (2.43%) HTML5
11 5 (2.43%) Natural Language Processing
12 4 (1.94%) JSP
12 4 (1.94%) SAML
13 3 (1.46%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.22%) Open Source
2 13 (6.31%) Clustering
3 8 (3.88%) W3C
3 8 (3.88%) HACMP
3 8 (3.88%) Replication
4 5 (2.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.43%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.94%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.46%) Wiki
7 2 (0.97%) DTV
7 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.49%) New Media
8 1 (0.49%) Handset
8 1 (0.49%) ASIC
8 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.49%) Statistics
8 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.49%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 109 (52.91%) Linux
2 83 (40.29%) UNIX
3 45 (21.84%) Windows
4 43 (20.87%) Solaris
5 37 (17.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (10.19%) AIX
7 11 (5.34%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (4.37%) HPUX
8 9 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.91%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.43%) NetWare
10 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.43%) CentOS
11 4 (1.94%) Android
11 4 (1.94%) Debian
12 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.97%) SUSE
13 1 (0.49%) zOS
13 1 (0.49%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (10.68%) Configuration Management
1 22 (10.68%) Software Engineering
2 20 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (7.77%) Web Development
5 14 (6.80%) Scrum
6 13 (6.31%) Analytics
7 12 (5.83%) ETL
7 12 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (5.34%) SOA
8 11 (5.34%) OO
9 10 (4.85%) OOP
9 10 (4.85%) Migration
10 9 (4.37%) ITIL
10 9 (4.37%) Test Scripting
10 9 (4.37%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (3.88%) BDD
11 8 (3.88%) Data Modelling
11 8 (3.88%) TDD
11 8 (3.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (40.78%) Java
2 66 (32.04%) Python
3 58 (28.16%) Shell Script
4 57 (27.67%) SQL
5 56 (27.18%) C
6 39 (18.93%) C++
7 36 (17.48%) Bash Shell
8 35 (16.99%) PHP
9 33 (16.02%) Korn
10 27 (13.11%) C#
10 27 (13.11%) JavaScript
11 25 (12.14%) Ruby
12 18 (8.74%) PL/SQL
13 11 (5.34%) R
14 10 (4.85%) T-SQL
15 9 (4.37%) PowerShell
16 7 (3.40%) AWK
16 7 (3.40%) VB
17 2 (0.97%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.25%) Degree
3 12 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.34%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.88%) CCNP
5 8 (3.88%) CCNA
6 6 (2.91%) ISEB
6 6 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.94%) JNCIA
7 4 (1.94%) RHCE
8 3 (1.46%) CCIE
8 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.49%) HND
10 1 (0.49%) PhD
10 1 (0.49%) VCAP
10 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.85%) QA
2 5 (2.43%) WCAG
3 3 (1.46%) SLA
4 2 (0.97%) HL7
5 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (4.37%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (3.88%) NFS
5 7 (3.40%) Xen
6 6 (2.91%) vCloud
7 5 (2.43%) GPFS
7 5 (2.43%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.94%) Shibboleth
8 4 (1.94%) Sendmail
8 4 (1.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.46%) Varnish
10 1 (0.49%) vSphere
10 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.49%) Squid
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (10.68%) Puppet
2 18 (8.74%) Tivoli
3 12 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (3.88%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (2.91%) Nagios
6 6 (2.91%) Cobbler
7 4 (1.94%) Netcool
7 4 (1.94%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.94%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.94%) Netcool/Webtop
8 3 (1.46%) Ionix
8 3 (1.46%) Salt
9 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.97%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.97%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.97%) Ansible
9 2 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 61 (29.61%) Oracle
2 31 (15.05%) VMware
3 29 (14.08%) Red Hat
4 27 (13.11%) Cisco
5 23 (11.17%) HP
6 20 (9.71%) Microsoft
7 19 (9.22%) IBM
7 19 (9.22%) Juniper
8 16 (7.77%) Sun
9 11 (5.34%) Veritas
9 11 (5.34%) EMC
10 10 (4.85%) Google
11 9 (4.37%) Huawei
11 9 (4.37%) Greenplum
11 9 (4.37%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 9 (4.37%) Nortel
11 9 (4.37%) Ericsson
12 7 (3.40%) Hitachi
12 7 (3.40%) Sybase
12 7 (3.40%) Talend
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