The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 18 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Perl 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.03% 3.19% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 7.50% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £34.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.87% -9.15%
Perl
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 40 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 27.27% 42.55% 60.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 30
Average daily rate £375 £300 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Nortel
3 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) 3G
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) 2G
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) Huawei
3 2 (50.00%) Korn
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) 2G
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Korn
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Nortel
1 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks