The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 55 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 9 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.72% - 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% - 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Average daily rate
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£305 - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Perl
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
239 55 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.70% 29.73% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 31 52
Average daily rate £366 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.69% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £397 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.38 £12.99 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.54% -0.91%
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £305 - 5
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 19 (86.36%) UNIX
2 17 (77.27%) Red Hat
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 15 (68.18%) Linux
5 12 (54.55%) JBoss
5 12 (54.55%) Firewall
5 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 11 (50.00%) LDAP
6 11 (50.00%) Oracle
7 9 (40.91%) Windows
7 9 (40.91%) Windows XP
7 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
7 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
8 8 (36.36%) NFS
8 8 (36.36%) DNS
8 8 (36.36%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (36.36%) SSH
8 8 (36.36%) Korn
9 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
10 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) HP
10 4 (18.18%) Informatica
11 3 (13.64%) Java
11 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (13.64%) FileNet
11 3 (13.64%) Workflow
11 3 (13.64%) SSL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.64%) FileNet
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) LDAP
3 8 (36.36%) DNS
3 8 (36.36%) SSH
3 8 (36.36%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (13.64%) SSL
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) UNIX Support
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Support
4 3 (13.64%) Build Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Perl Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.09%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) UNIX
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Windows XP
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) AIX
6 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Workflow
1 3 (13.64%) DevOps
2 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 2 (9.09%) Change Control
2 2 (9.09%) Analytics
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Korn
4 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) NFS
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Red Hat
2 12 (54.55%) JBoss
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Informatica
5 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
5 3 (13.64%) Siebel
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) Sun
6 2 (9.09%) Google
6 2 (9.09%) Axway
6 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 2 (9.09%) Tableau
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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