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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 48 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.14% 1.28% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 3.50% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
Perl
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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
183 257 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.03% 36.56% 32.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 146 99
Average daily rate £365 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £40.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.16% +24.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £21.13 £16.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) Samba
4 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Solaris
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) Sun
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 8 (72.73%) RHCE
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Puppet
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) MySQL
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Nagios
7 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
8 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
8 1 (9.09%) vSphere

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) HBase
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Voldemort
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Designer
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Designer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Solaris
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) RHCE
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) RHCT
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Samba
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) AppManager
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) NetIQ
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) VMware