The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South East / Berkshire
Rank 89 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Perl 15 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.89% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 3.62% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 30
Median daily rate £500 £340 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £375 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
542 608 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.45% 24.68% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 359 411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 15
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.55 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +11 3 £500 - 2
Reading -5 3 £398 +16.91% 7
Windsor - 2 - -
Bracknell - 1 £513 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £275 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 20 (52.63%) Python
2 14 (36.84%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) Shell Script
3 13 (34.21%) Unix
3 13 (34.21%) Puppet
4 12 (31.58%) Ansible
5 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (28.95%) Linux
5 11 (28.95%) Ruby
6 10 (26.32%) Windows
6 10 (26.32%) DevOps
6 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
7 9 (23.68%) Solaris
7 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
8 8 (21.05%) ClearQuest
8 8 (21.05%) AIX
8 8 (21.05%) DNS
8 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 7 (18.42%) Docker
9 7 (18.42%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (18.42%) vSphere
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (18.42%) ClearCase
9 7 (18.42%) IBM
9 7 (18.42%) HP
9 7 (18.42%) ITIL
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle
10 6 (15.79%) VMware
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Exstream
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.16%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (13.16%) SoftLayer
4 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) LDAP
2 4 (10.53%) VSAN
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) HTTP
4 2 (5.26%) IMAP
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) LTE
4 2 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (5.26%) SMTP
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) 4G
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.63%) MRTG
5 1 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) ClearQuest
1 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) ClearCase
3 5 (13.16%) Ant
3 5 (13.16%) Maven
3 5 (13.16%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.63%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Architect
1 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Automation Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Web Applications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Web Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) ClearCase Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Semantic Web Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) CGI
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) J2EE
3 4 (10.53%) Node.js
4 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) JSON
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (2.63%) CORBA
6 1 (2.63%) Django
6 1 (2.63%) Kafka
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) NumPy
6 1 (2.63%) Pandas
6 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.63%) scikit-learn
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (13.16%) FlexPod
3 4 (10.53%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (5.26%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.26%) Data Extraction
4 2 (5.26%) Linked Data
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.26%) Ontologies
4 2 (5.26%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Unix
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) Windows
4 9 (23.68%) Solaris
5 8 (21.05%) AIX
6 5 (13.16%) Android
6 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
7 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 4 (10.53%) CentOS
7 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.89%) Debian
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) DevOps
2 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.16%) Converged Infrastructure
5 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 5 (13.16%) Open Source
6 4 (10.53%) Demand Management
6 4 (10.53%) High Availability
6 4 (10.53%) Isomorphic Development
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Microservices
6 4 (10.53%) Presales
6 4 (10.53%) Release Management
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
6 4 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Python
2 14 (36.84%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) Shell Script
3 11 (28.95%) Ruby
4 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 4 (10.53%) Scala
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.26%) SPARQL
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) Korn
7 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) VCDX
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) CCNP
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) HNC
2 2 (5.26%) HND
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.63%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
3 3 (7.89%) QA
4 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Docker
1 7 (18.42%) vSphere
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 6 (15.79%) vCloud
3 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) KVM
5 1 (2.63%) Ceph
5 1 (2.63%) Dovecot
5 1 (2.63%) iptables
5 1 (2.63%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.63%) Squid
5 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Puppet
2 12 (31.58%) Ansible
3 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (15.79%) vRealize
5 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (2.63%) Cacti
6 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.63%) Nagios
6 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.63%) Netcool
6 1 (2.63%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (2.63%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (2.63%) OpenView
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.63%) RANCID
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.63%) Salt
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) HP
1 7 (18.42%) IBM
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco
2 6 (15.79%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Nimsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) CA
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (2.63%) F5
4 1 (2.63%) Juniper
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) SevOne
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago