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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 74 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 66 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.01% 1.16% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.66% 3.13% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 11 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -19.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £391 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £338 £369
% change year-on-year
+15.92% -8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
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
1166 832 1153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 35.47% 37.19% 36.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 526 598
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 60 96
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Gloucestershire +4 23 £415 - 12
Bristol -3 18 £406 +31.04% 9
Wiltshire -20 10 £400 +33.33% 2
Devon - 6 £358 -
Dorset - 6 £350 -
Somerset -16 1 £500 +25.00% 2
Cornwall - - - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 106 (72.60%) Linux
2 73 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 61 (41.78%) Python
4 56 (38.36%) Apache
4 56 (38.36%) Ruby
5 55 (37.67%) DevOps
6 54 (36.99%) PHP
7 53 (36.30%) Java
8 50 (34.25%) VMware
9 49 (33.56%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (32.88%) Red Hat
11 43 (29.45%) LDAP
12 41 (28.08%) Puppet
12 41 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (26.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 39 (26.71%) Windows
14 36 (24.66%) OO
14 36 (24.66%) SQL
15 34 (23.29%) Firewall
15 34 (23.29%) LAMP
16 33 (22.60%) Security Cleared
16 33 (22.60%) CentOS
16 33 (22.60%) MySQL
17 31 (21.23%) Ubuntu
18 29 (19.86%) Subversion
18 29 (19.86%) XenServer
19 28 (19.18%) DNS
20 27 (18.49%) PostgreSQL
20 27 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
21 26 (17.81%) Debian

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 56 (38.36%) Apache
2 16 (10.96%) nginx
3 13 (8.90%) Confluence
3 13 (8.90%) MediaWiki
4 7 (4.79%) IIS
5 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) CATIA
2 1 (0.68%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (29.45%) LDAP
2 34 (23.29%) Firewall
3 28 (19.18%) DNS
4 26 (17.81%) SMTP
5 23 (15.75%) LAN
5 23 (15.75%) VPN
6 22 (15.07%) Internet
7 21 (14.38%) SNMP
7 21 (14.38%) WAN
8 19 (13.01%) SSH
9 17 (11.64%) HTTP
10 15 (10.27%) IPsec
11 14 (9.59%) SSL
11 14 (9.59%) IPv6
12 13 (8.90%) OSPF
12 13 (8.90%) BGP
12 13 (8.90%) Network Security
12 13 (8.90%) EIGRP
13 9 (6.16%) LTE
13 9 (6.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.60%) MySQL
2 27 (18.49%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (15.07%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.74%) Ingres
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.05%) JasperReports
7 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.05%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.05%) Big Data
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.37%) DTS
9 1 (0.68%) MS Access
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (19.86%) Subversion
2 25 (17.12%) Jenkins
3 23 (15.75%) Git (software)
4 20 (13.70%) Hudson
5 15 (10.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 15 (10.27%) ClearCase
6 13 (8.90%) JIRA
7 10 (6.85%) Ant
7 10 (6.85%) Maven
7 10 (6.85%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (2.05%) StarTeam
8 3 (2.05%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.68%) Selenium
10 1 (0.68%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (10.96%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.16%) Finance
3 3 (2.05%) Banking
3 3 (2.05%) Retail
3 3 (2.05%) Electronics
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Avionics
4 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (32.88%) Developer
2 43 (29.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (20.55%) Linux Administrator
4 29 (19.86%) Administrator
5 26 (17.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 22 (15.07%) Systems Administrator
7 20 (13.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 20 (13.70%) Python Developer
8 19 (13.01%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (8.22%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.48%) Hardware Engineer
11 7 (4.79%) Development Engineer
12 6 (4.11%) C++ Developer
13 5 (3.42%) Consultant
14 4 (2.74%) Architect
14 4 (2.74%) QA Engineer
15 3 (2.05%) Senior Java Developer
15 3 (2.05%) Build Engineer
15 3 (2.05%) Software Developer
15 3 (2.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.29%) LAMP
2 8 (5.48%) Web Services
3 6 (4.11%) Hibernate
4 5 (3.42%) Spring
4 5 (3.42%) .NET
5 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.74%) JDBC
5 4 (2.74%) HTML
5 4 (2.74%) Laravel
6 3 (2.05%) REST
6 3 (2.05%) jQuery
6 3 (2.05%) DAO
6 3 (2.05%) Struts
6 3 (2.05%) XML
6 3 (2.05%) CGI
6 3 (2.05%) CSS
6 3 (2.05%) J2EE
7 2 (1.37%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.37%) Drools
7 2 (1.37%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.96%) Open Source
2 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.90%) Wiki
4 7 (4.79%) Clustering
5 3 (2.05%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.37%) PKI
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Physics
7 1 (0.68%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Firmware
7 1 (0.68%) DTV
7 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 106 (72.60%) Linux
2 39 (26.71%) Windows
3 33 (22.60%) CentOS
4 31 (21.23%) Ubuntu
5 26 (17.81%) Debian
6 25 (17.12%) UNIX
7 17 (11.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.74%) VMS
10 2 (1.37%) Solaris
10 2 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.68%) SELinux
11 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.67%) DevOps
2 49 (33.56%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (24.66%) OO
5 18 (12.33%) ITIL
6 17 (11.64%) Load Balancing
6 17 (11.64%) Release Management
7 14 (9.59%) Problem Management
7 14 (9.59%) Configuration Management
7 14 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (8.90%) Data Modelling
8 13 (8.90%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (8.22%) Build Automation
10 11 (7.53%) Test Automation
11 7 (4.79%) Unit Testing
11 7 (4.79%) Validation
11 7 (4.79%) Migration
12 6 (4.11%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.42%) Service Management
14 4 (2.74%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 73 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 61 (41.78%) Python
3 56 (38.36%) Ruby
4 54 (36.99%) PHP
5 53 (36.30%) Java
6 36 (24.66%) SQL
7 19 (13.01%) JavaScript
8 15 (10.27%) C++
9 12 (8.22%) Shell Script
10 9 (6.16%) Lua
11 6 (4.11%) PL/SQL
12 5 (3.42%) C
12 5 (3.42%) C#
12 5 (3.42%) VB
12 5 (3.42%) Scala
12 5 (3.42%) Korn
13 4 (2.74%) VB6
13 4 (2.74%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.05%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (22.60%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.33%) DV Cleared
3 15 (10.27%) SC Cleared
4 14 (9.59%) CCENT
4 14 (9.59%) LPIC
5 11 (7.53%) CCNA
5 11 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (6.16%) Degree
7 5 (3.42%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.68%) ISEB
9 1 (0.68%) HND
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) DO-160
System Software
1 39 (26.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (19.86%) XenServer
3 23 (15.75%) Samba
4 21 (14.38%) Squid
5 17 (11.64%) qmail
6 15 (10.27%) Postfix
7 12 (8.22%) NFS
8 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
8 4 (2.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (2.05%) vCloud
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (28.08%) Puppet
2 27 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (13.70%) Salt
4 15 (10.27%) ZABBIX
5 14 (9.59%) Zenoss
6 5 (3.42%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 5 (3.42%) Nagios
7 2 (1.37%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.68%) Ansible
8 1 (0.68%) logstash
8 1 (0.68%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.68%) YUM
Vendors
1 50 (34.25%) VMware
2 48 (32.88%) Red Hat
3 24 (16.44%) Cisco
4 21 (14.38%) Citrix
5 15 (10.27%) Juniper
6 14 (9.59%) F5
7 10 (6.85%) Microsoft
8 8 (5.48%) NetApp
9 7 (4.79%) Oracle
10 6 (4.11%) Sun
11 5 (3.42%) IBM
12 3 (2.05%) HP
12 3 (2.05%) Remedy
13 2 (1.37%) 3PAR
14 1 (0.68%) McAfee
14 1 (0.68%) Sony
14 1 (0.68%) Siemens
14 1 (0.68%) NorthgateArinso
14 1 (0.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 1 (0.68%) CA
South West England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £460.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £495 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
South West England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 18 days ago