The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl Developer
Rank 534 516 547
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Perl Developer 46 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.10% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.11% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 21
Average daily rate
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£353 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

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 23 July 2014.

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 25 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 23 July 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
England -26 40 £355 -5.33% 8
London +5 32 £425 -5.55% 6
Cardiff - 5 £375 - 2
South Wales - 5 £375 - 2
Wales - 5 £375 - 2
South East -5 4 £350 -1.40%
City of London +25 3 £450 -5.26%
Hampshire -16 2 £363 +5.07%
East Midlands - 2 £285 - 1
Bristol -27 1 - -
South West -39 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Watford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Chester - - - - 1
Leicester - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -

Perl Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Perl
2 62 (61.39%) UNIX
3 58 (57.43%) Linux
4 44 (43.56%) OO
4 44 (43.56%) Java
5 42 (41.58%) Shell Script
6 39 (38.61%) SQL
7 27 (26.73%) Finance
8 25 (24.75%) XML
9 24 (23.76%) MySQL
9 24 (23.76%) Subversion
10 23 (22.77%) Banking
11 22 (21.78%) DNS
12 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (18.81%) TDD
14 18 (17.82%) MongoDB
15 17 (16.83%) JSON
15 17 (16.83%) Migration
15 17 (16.83%) TCP/IP
16 16 (15.84%) Apache
16 16 (15.84%) LAMP
16 16 (15.84%) jQuery
17 15 (14.85%) Bash Shell
17 15 (14.85%) Mojolicious
17 15 (14.85%) WebLogic
18 14 (13.86%) HTML
18 14 (13.86%) Red Hat
18 14 (13.86%) RESTful
18 14 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 13 (12.87%) Git (software)

Perl Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 16 (15.84%) Apache
2 15 (14.85%) WebLogic
3 10 (9.90%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.95%) CMS
5 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.99%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.99%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Office
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.78%) DNS
2 17 (16.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (11.88%) HTTP
4 9 (8.91%) Internet
5 5 (4.95%) SMTP
6 4 (3.96%) SSL
7 3 (2.97%) Telnet
8 2 (1.98%) SSH
8 2 (1.98%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.98%) Intranet
8 2 (1.98%) DHCP
8 2 (1.98%) FTP
9 1 (0.99%) SNMP
9 1 (0.99%) LDAP
9 1 (0.99%) LTE
9 1 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.99%) 2G
9 1 (0.99%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.76%) MySQL
2 18 (17.82%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.92%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.93%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.96%) Informix
6 1 (0.99%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.99%) DB2
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (23.76%) Subversion
2 13 (12.87%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.94%) JIRA
4 4 (3.96%) Redmine
4 4 (3.96%) JUnit
5 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.99%) Log4j
5 1 (0.99%) Maven
5 1 (0.99%) SVK
5 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (26.73%) Finance
2 23 (22.77%) Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Legal
4 7 (6.93%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.98%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.99%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.75%) XML
2 17 (16.83%) JSON
3 16 (15.84%) jQuery
3 16 (15.84%) LAMP
4 15 (14.85%) Mojolicious
5 14 (13.86%) RESTful
5 14 (13.86%) HTML
6 13 (12.87%) CSS
6 13 (12.87%) CPAN
7 12 (11.88%) OAuth
8 5 (4.95%) Ajax
8 5 (4.95%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.95%) Spring
9 4 (3.96%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (3.96%) CGI
9 4 (3.96%) FastCGI
10 3 (2.97%) Web Services
11 2 (1.98%) REST
11 2 (1.98%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.98%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle Exalogic
2 7 (6.93%) Equities
3 3 (2.97%) Open Source
3 3 (2.97%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.99%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (61.39%) UNIX
2 58 (57.43%) Linux
3 14 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (12.87%) SUSE
5 6 (5.94%) Windows
6 5 (4.95%) Solaris
7 1 (0.99%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) OO
2 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.81%) TDD
4 17 (16.83%) Migration
5 13 (12.87%) Change Management
6 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.93%) Scrum
9 5 (4.95%) Web Development
9 5 (4.95%) Refactoring
9 5 (4.95%) OOP
9 5 (4.95%) Product Management
10 4 (3.96%) Software Architecture
10 4 (3.96%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (3.96%) Use Case
11 3 (2.97%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.97%) Regression Testing
11 3 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (1.98%) DevOps
12 2 (1.98%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 101 (100.00%) Perl
2 44 (43.56%) Java
3 42 (41.58%) Shell Script
4 39 (38.61%) SQL
5 15 (14.85%) Bash Shell
6 13 (12.87%) Scala
6 13 (12.87%) PHP
7 12 (11.88%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.95%) C++
9 4 (3.96%) Python
9 4 (3.96%) Ruby
9 4 (3.96%) C
10 2 (1.98%) C#
10 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.99%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) CCNA
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Red Hat
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
2 10 (9.90%) Sybase
3 4 (3.96%) JBoss
3 4 (3.96%) SunGard
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco
4 2 (1.98%) Juniper
4 2 (1.98%) F5
5 1 (0.99%) Talend
5 1 (0.99%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.99%) Huawei
5 1 (0.99%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (0.99%) Sencha
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.99%) Sun
5 1 (0.99%) EMC
5 1 (0.99%) Nortel
5 1 (0.99%) Cognos
5 1 (0.99%) Business Objects
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