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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 37 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.84% 0.24% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.09% 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate £335 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
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
136 88 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 35.05% 20.85% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 53 52
Average daily rate £369 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -50.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Linux
2 10 (90.91%) sed
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) NFS
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) AWK
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Samba
3 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
3 9 (81.82%) NetApp
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL V3
4 8 (72.73%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) DataPower
6 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) IBM

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM SmartCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (90.91%) AWK
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) sed
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) NFS
2 9 (81.82%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 9 (81.82%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) IBM