The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 82 104 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Contract jobs citing Perl 68 6 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.07% 0.28% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 0.76% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 2 35
Average daily rate
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£450 £345 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.34% -10.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £309 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £381 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1203 786 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.63% 36.37% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 513 611
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 69 97
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.90 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.12% -8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.76 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 October 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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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
Gloucestershire +8 20 £450 - 16
Bristol - 18 £450 - 9
Dorset - 11 £375 -
Wiltshire -10 8 £400 +15.85% 1
Devon - 5 £390 - 3
Somerset - 2 £438 - 2
Cornwall - - - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 97 (70.29%) Linux
2 78 (56.52%) Bash Shell
3 59 (42.75%) Java
4 58 (42.03%) Python
5 57 (41.30%) PHP
5 57 (41.30%) Ruby
6 52 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (36.23%) Red Hat
8 48 (34.78%) VMware
9 47 (34.06%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (34.06%) Apache
10 45 (32.61%) DevOps
11 43 (31.16%) Puppet
12 42 (30.43%) Security Cleared
13 40 (28.99%) LDAP
14 39 (28.26%) CentOS
15 38 (27.54%) SQL
16 34 (24.64%) OO
16 34 (24.64%) Firewall
17 33 (23.91%) LAMP
18 32 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (23.19%) Ubuntu
19 30 (21.74%) UNIX
19 30 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
19 30 (21.74%) XenServer
20 29 (21.01%) Subversion
21 28 (20.29%) Jenkins
22 27 (19.57%) JavaScript
23 25 (18.12%) DV Cleared
23 25 (18.12%) Salt

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 47 (34.06%) Apache
2 12 (8.70%) nginx
3 10 (7.25%) Confluence
3 10 (7.25%) MediaWiki
4 5 (3.62%) IIS
5 4 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.45%) JBoss
7 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.72%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) PaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (28.99%) LDAP
2 34 (24.64%) Firewall
3 24 (17.39%) DNS
4 23 (16.67%) LAN
5 21 (15.22%) WAN
5 21 (15.22%) Internet
6 20 (14.49%) SMTP
7 19 (13.77%) VPN
8 13 (9.42%) SAN
8 13 (9.42%) HTTP
9 12 (8.70%) IPsec
9 12 (8.70%) SSH
10 10 (7.25%) SNMP
10 10 (7.25%) TCP/IP
10 10 (7.25%) EIGRP
10 10 (7.25%) OSPF
10 10 (7.25%) BGP
10 10 (7.25%) IPv6
10 10 (7.25%) SSL
10 10 (7.25%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.94%) MySQL
1 22 (15.94%) Relational Database
2 18 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.52%) RDBMS
4 7 (5.07%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.07%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.35%) Ingres
6 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.62%) JasperReports
7 4 (2.90%) Big Data
8 3 (2.17%) Voldemort
8 3 (2.17%) HBase
8 3 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.17%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.17%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 29 (21.01%) Subversion
2 28 (20.29%) Jenkins
3 22 (15.94%) Git (software)
3 22 (15.94%) Hudson
4 18 (13.04%) ClearCase
4 18 (13.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 16 (11.59%) Maven
6 15 (10.87%) Ant
6 15 (10.87%) Apache Ivy
7 10 (7.25%) JIRA
8 7 (5.07%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (3.62%) PHPUnit
10 4 (2.90%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.17%) StarTeam
12 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.45%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.45%) Rational Functional Tester
12 2 (1.45%) Selenium
13 1 (0.72%) TestNG
13 1 (0.72%) JUnit
General
1 20 (14.49%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.87%) Finance
3 9 (6.52%) Electronics
4 7 (5.07%) Marketing
4 7 (5.07%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.62%) Banking
6 4 (2.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.72%) Avionics
7 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (33.33%) Developer
2 37 (26.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (20.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 18 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
4 18 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (13.04%) Administrator
5 17 (12.32%) Java Developer
6 15 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (10.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.97%) Python Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Hardware Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) C++ Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Development Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Architect
12 4 (2.90%) Analyst
12 4 (2.90%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.90%) Test Engineer
13 3 (2.17%) Oracle Developer
13 3 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (2.17%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.91%) LAMP
2 9 (6.52%) Web Services
3 8 (5.80%) Hibernate
4 7 (5.07%) Spring
5 6 (4.35%) Laravel
5 6 (4.35%) HTML
5 6 (4.35%) CSS
5 6 (4.35%) JDBC
6 5 (3.62%) DAO
6 5 (3.62%) CGI
6 5 (3.62%) J2EE
7 4 (2.90%) Apache Camel
7 4 (2.90%) jQuery
8 3 (2.17%) Struts
8 3 (2.17%) REST
9 2 (1.45%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.45%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.45%) .NET
9 2 (1.45%) Drools
10 1 (0.72%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Wiki
2 9 (6.52%) Clustering
3 7 (5.07%) DTV
3 7 (5.07%) Open Source
4 5 (3.62%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.17%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) Physics
6 1 (0.72%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.72%) CESG
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 97 (70.29%) Linux
2 39 (28.26%) CentOS
3 32 (23.19%) Ubuntu
4 30 (21.74%) UNIX
5 23 (16.67%) Windows
6 22 (15.94%) Debian
7 19 (13.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.35%) VMS
10 3 (2.17%) Fedora
11 2 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.72%) Solaris
12 1 (0.72%) SELinux
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (34.06%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (32.61%) DevOps
4 34 (24.64%) OO
5 23 (16.67%) Release Management
6 20 (14.49%) Configuration Management
7 15 (10.87%) ITIL
8 13 (9.42%) Load Balancing
8 13 (9.42%) Build Automation
8 13 (9.42%) Test Automation
9 12 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (7.25%) Data Modelling
10 10 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.07%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (5.07%) Unit Testing
12 7 (5.07%) Validation
12 7 (5.07%) Migration
12 7 (5.07%) Programme Management
12 7 (5.07%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 78 (56.52%) Bash Shell
2 59 (42.75%) Java
3 58 (42.03%) Python
4 57 (41.30%) PHP
4 57 (41.30%) Ruby
5 38 (27.54%) SQL
6 27 (19.57%) JavaScript
7 21 (15.22%) C++
8 15 (10.87%) Shell Script
9 11 (7.97%) Lua
9 11 (7.97%) PL/SQL
10 10 (7.25%) C
11 7 (5.07%) Korn
12 4 (2.90%) C#
13 3 (2.17%) VB
14 2 (1.45%) VC++
14 2 (1.45%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.45%) VBA
14 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 42 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 25 (18.12%) DV Cleared
3 17 (12.32%) SC Cleared
4 15 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (10.87%) CCNA
5 10 (7.25%) LPIC
5 10 (7.25%) CCENT
6 8 (5.80%) Sun Certification
7 7 (5.07%) Degree
8 2 (1.45%) ISEB
8 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.45%) OCPJP
8 2 (1.45%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.72%) HND
9 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) DO-160
System Software
1 32 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (21.74%) XenServer
3 23 (16.67%) Samba
4 15 (10.87%) Squid
5 12 (8.70%) NFS
6 11 (7.97%) qmail
6 11 (7.97%) Postfix
7 6 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (4.35%) Active Directory
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.45%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.72%) Firmware
10 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 43 (31.16%) Puppet
2 30 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (18.12%) Salt
4 12 (8.70%) ZABBIX
5 10 (7.25%) Zenoss
6 5 (3.62%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.62%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.90%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.45%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (0.72%) Nagios
9 1 (0.72%) Ansible
9 1 (0.72%) logstash
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.72%) YUM
Vendors
1 50 (36.23%) Red Hat
2 48 (34.78%) VMware
3 22 (15.94%) Citrix
4 17 (12.32%) Cisco
5 13 (9.42%) Oracle
6 11 (7.97%) Juniper
7 10 (7.25%) F5
8 9 (6.52%) Sun
9 7 (5.07%) SAP
10 6 (4.35%) IBM
10 6 (4.35%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.35%) NetApp
11 3 (2.17%) Remedy
12 2 (1.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 1 (0.72%) Huawei
13 1 (0.72%) NorthgateArinso
13 1 (0.72%) Sony
13 1 (0.72%) McAfee
13 1 (0.72%) Siemens
13 1 (0.72%) Rackspace
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Rate: £425 - £470 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
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Rate: £8 - £10 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
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