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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 50 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Perl 12 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.71% 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.69% 2.41% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate £335 £245 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.73% -26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £245 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £245 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -8.75%
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
211 166 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.14% 24.23% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 91 103
Average daily rate £369 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £473 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £22.69 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.71% -15.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 14 February 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
Swindon +9 9 £335 +36.73% 1
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
3 12 (85.71%) Samba
4 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
4 11 (78.57%) Puppet
5 10 (71.43%) Oracle Linux
5 10 (71.43%) sed
5 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (71.43%) AWK
5 10 (71.43%) Python
5 10 (71.43%) NFS
6 9 (64.29%) NetApp
6 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
7 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
7 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (57.14%) ITIL V3
7 8 (57.14%) Finance
7 8 (57.14%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) CentOS
9 3 (21.43%) Wiki
9 3 (21.43%) LAMP
9 3 (21.43%) JIRA
9 3 (21.43%) MySQL
9 3 (21.43%) Solaris
9 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 3 (21.43%) RHCE

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Designer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Designer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Wiki
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) CentOS
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
2 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
2 10 (71.43%) AWK
2 10 (71.43%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) sed
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Samba
2 10 (71.43%) NFS
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
2 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 9 (64.29%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) IBM