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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 1.08% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 4.21% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 25
Median daily rate £394 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £291 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £384 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%

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
514 641 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.17% 25.53% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 408 442
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £17.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +10 3 £500 - 1
Reading +2 2 £380 +12.17% 14
Windsor - 2 - -
Bracknell - 1 £158 -
Maidenhead - 1 £275 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 17 (65.38%) Python
2 11 (42.31%) Puppet
2 11 (42.31%) Ansible
3 10 (38.46%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 8 (30.77%) Ruby
4 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (26.92%) Docker
5 7 (26.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
5 7 (26.92%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco
6 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 6 (23.08%) vRealize
6 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 6 (23.08%) vSphere
6 6 (23.08%) vCloud
7 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
7 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
7 5 (19.23%) Vagrant
7 5 (19.23%) Nimsoft
7 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
7 5 (19.23%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (19.23%) Customer Requirements

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 (19.23%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) SAS
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Exstream
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (19.23%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (19.23%) SoftLayer
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) VSAN
3 3 (11.54%) HTTP
3 3 (11.54%) LDAP
3 3 (11.54%) LTE
3 3 (11.54%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (7.69%) 2G
4 2 (7.69%) 3G
4 2 (7.69%) 4G
4 2 (7.69%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) IMAP
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) SMTP
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.85%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (3.85%) MVNO
5 1 (3.85%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
1 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 2 (7.69%) DB2
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
1 5 (19.23%) Vagrant
2 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 2 (7.69%) ClearQuest
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Automation Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Semantic Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) 4G Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.85%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) LTE Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) MATLAB Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Professional Services Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
1 4 (15.38%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) CGI
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) CORBA
4 1 (3.85%) Django
4 1 (3.85%) Kafka
4 1 (3.85%) NumPy
4 1 (3.85%) Pandas
4 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) scikit-learn
4 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (19.23%) FlexPod
3 4 (15.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (7.69%) Linked Data
4 2 (7.69%) Semantic Web
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
3 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Converged Infrastructure
1 5 (19.23%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (15.38%) Demand Management
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Presales
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Python
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 8 (30.77%) Ruby
4 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
7 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
8 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
8 2 (7.69%) SPARQL
9 1 (3.85%) C
9 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.85%) Korn
9 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) VCDX
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) CCNP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) HNC
2 3 (11.54%) HND
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.85%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 4 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 6 (23.08%) vCloud
2 6 (23.08%) vSphere
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Ceph
4 1 (3.85%) Dovecot
4 1 (3.85%) iptables
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.85%) Squid
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Ansible
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
2 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (23.08%) vRealize
4 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.85%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (3.85%) Cacti
5 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.85%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.85%) Netcool/Webtop
5 1 (3.85%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (3.85%) OpenView
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.85%) RANCID
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.85%) Salt
5 1 (3.85%) Terraform
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) Nimsoft
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) SevOne
6 1 (3.85%) Tableau
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas