The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 48 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Perl 10 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.51% 1.30% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.90% 5.06% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate £488 - £335
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
204 178 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.82% 25.72% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 93 143
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 13
Average hourly rate £38.00 £20.19 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.25% -50.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.06 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £21.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Salisbury - 6 £488 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (91.30%) Oracle
2 21 (91.30%) Red Hat
3 20 (86.96%) Samba
4 19 (82.61%) Configuration Management
4 19 (82.61%) Puppet
5 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
6 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
6 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
7 11 (47.83%) CentOS
7 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (47.83%) LAMP
7 11 (47.83%) JIRA
7 11 (47.83%) Wiki
7 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
7 11 (47.83%) RHCE
7 11 (47.83%) MySQL
7 11 (47.83%) Apache
7 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
7 11 (47.83%) Solaris
7 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
8 10 (43.48%) NFS
8 10 (43.48%) Python
8 10 (43.48%) AWK
8 10 (43.48%) sed
8 10 (43.48%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (39.13%) Load Balancing
9 9 (39.13%) NetApp
10 8 (34.78%) Finance
10 8 (34.78%) ITIL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (47.83%) Apache
1 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Designer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) LAMP
2 2 (8.70%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Wiki
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) CentOS
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Solaris
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Configuration Management
2 9 (39.13%) Load Balancing
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
2 10 (43.48%) AWK
2 10 (43.48%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) sed
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) RHCE
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Samba
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (82.61%) Puppet
2 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle
1 21 (91.30%) Red Hat
2 9 (39.13%) NetApp
3 2 (8.70%) IBM