The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 37 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.31% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.64% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £365 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
Perl
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 122 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.17% 29.33% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 81 54
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £430 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £37.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.17% +188.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Perl
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) RHCT
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Development Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) RHCT
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat