The table below looks at the statistics for the Perl Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl Developer
Rank 542 532 502
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Perl Developer 41 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.044% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.047% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 17
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£450 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £380 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Perl Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Perl Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Perl Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK.

Perl Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Perl Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Perl Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Perl Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK.

Perl Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Perl Developer
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
England +2 40 £450 +12.50% 10
London +12 30 £450 +5.88% 2
North West - 5 £263 - 2
South East -6 2 £428 +6.87% 2
City of London +6 1 £375 -16.66%
East of England - 1 £350 - 2
Scotland - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Leicester - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Northwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1

Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Perl Developer in their job title 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 with Perl Developer in their job title.

1 82 (100.00%) Perl
2 50 (60.98%) UNIX
3 47 (57.32%) Linux
4 44 (53.66%) Java
5 42 (51.22%) OO
6 38 (46.34%) Shell Script
7 34 (41.46%) XML
8 32 (39.02%) TCP/IP
8 32 (39.02%) DNS
9 30 (36.59%) WebLogic
10 29 (35.37%) Red Hat
10 29 (35.37%) Change Management
10 29 (35.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (34.15%) Finance
12 27 (32.93%) SUSE
12 27 (32.93%) Oracle Exalogic
13 25 (30.49%) Banking
13 25 (30.49%) SQL
14 18 (21.95%) Subversion
14 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (18.29%) MySQL
15 15 (18.29%) Catalyst
16 10 (12.20%) Oracle
16 10 (12.20%) PHP
16 10 (12.20%) TDD
16 10 (12.20%) Financial Institution
17 9 (10.98%) Investment Banking
17 9 (10.98%) C
17 9 (10.98%) Apache
18 8 (9.76%) Web Services

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Perl Developer in their job title 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 with Perl Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (36.59%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.98%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) Zope
3 3 (3.66%) JBoss
3 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.22%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.02%) TCP/IP
1 32 (39.02%) DNS
2 8 (9.76%) Internet
3 7 (8.54%) HTTP
4 5 (6.10%) SSL
5 3 (3.66%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.44%) LDAP
6 2 (2.44%) SMTP
6 2 (2.44%) DHCP
6 2 (2.44%) Intranet
6 2 (2.44%) SSH
7 1 (1.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (2.44%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.44%) SimpleDB
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.22%) ObjectDB
6 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Subversion
2 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.22%) Concordion
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 25 (30.49%) Banking
3 10 (12.20%) Financial Institution
4 9 (10.98%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.66%) Front Office
6 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.44%) Publishing
7 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (41.46%) XML
2 15 (18.29%) Catalyst
3 8 (9.76%) Web Services
3 8 (9.76%) Mason
3 8 (9.76%) Moose
4 7 (8.54%) jQuery
4 7 (8.54%) HTML
5 5 (6.10%) FastCGI
5 5 (6.10%) REST
5 5 (6.10%) LAMP
5 5 (6.10%) CGI
5 5 (6.10%) CSS
6 4 (4.88%) Django
6 4 (4.88%) Mojolicious
6 4 (4.88%) DBIx::Class
7 3 (3.66%) Embperl
7 3 (3.66%) Dancer
7 3 (3.66%) RESTful
7 3 (3.66%) Memcached
7 3 (3.66%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Oracle Exalogic
2 6 (7.32%) Open Source
3 2 (2.44%) Derivative
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.44%) Clustering
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (60.98%) UNIX
2 47 (57.32%) Linux
3 29 (35.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (32.93%) SUSE
5 2 (2.44%) Solaris
5 2 (2.44%) Debian
6 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) OO
2 29 (35.37%) Change Management
3 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.20%) TDD
5 7 (8.54%) OOP
6 5 (6.10%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.10%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.10%) Web Development
7 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.66%) DevOps
8 3 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.66%) MapReduce
8 3 (3.66%) Product Management
8 3 (3.66%) Scrum
8 3 (3.66%) Regression Testing
8 3 (3.66%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.66%) Refactoring
9 2 (2.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Perl
2 44 (53.66%) Java
3 38 (46.34%) Shell Script
4 25 (30.49%) SQL
5 10 (12.20%) PHP
6 9 (10.98%) C
7 8 (9.76%) C++
8 5 (6.10%) Ruby
8 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.66%) Scala
9 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.66%) Python
10 2 (2.44%) Tcl
10 2 (2.44%) Erlang
11 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.22%) PHP4
11 1 (1.22%) VBA
11 1 (1.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) CCNA
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
1 2 (2.44%) OpenSSO
1 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.44%) Ansible
1 2 (2.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle
3 6 (7.32%) NetApp
4 3 (3.66%) F5
4 3 (3.66%) Informatica
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) Sun
5 2 (2.44%) EMC
5 2 (2.44%) Perforce
6 1 (1.22%) Zend
6 1 (1.22%) SunGard
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