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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 87 90 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Perl 34 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.42% 1.17% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.31% 4.84% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 9
Median daily rate £450 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £270 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +4.00%
Perl
South East

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
640 620 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.73% 24.08% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 369 291
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +8 17 £450 - 14
Windsor - 7 £500 -
Slough +8 2 £650 +80.55% 2
Newbury - 2 £300 - 1
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 33 (62.26%) Python
2 31 (58.49%) Linux
3 24 (45.28%) VMware
4 23 (43.40%) DevOps
5 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (37.74%) Puppet
7 18 (33.96%) vSphere
7 18 (33.96%) ITIL
8 16 (30.19%) Configuration Management
9 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (22.64%) Cisco
10 12 (22.64%) CCNP
10 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (20.75%) CCNA
12 10 (18.87%) Java
12 10 (18.87%) Nagios
12 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
12 10 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
13 9 (16.98%) Ruby
13 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
13 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
13 9 (16.98%) RHCSA
13 9 (16.98%) EMC
13 9 (16.98%) RHCE
13 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
13 9 (16.98%) EMC VNX
13 9 (16.98%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (13.21%) HP

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 4 (7.55%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.77%) Drupal
3 2 (3.77%) SilverStripe
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) Perch
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) BGP
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.77%) HSRP
4 2 (3.77%) HTTP
4 2 (3.77%) Internet
4 2 (3.77%) IPsec
4 2 (3.77%) MPLS
4 2 (3.77%) OSPF
4 2 (3.77%) VLAN
5 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.89%) FWSM
5 1 (1.89%) NetScreen
5 1 (1.89%) RIP
5 1 (1.89%) VPN
5 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) MySQL
1 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.89%) OLTP
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) ClearCase
3 6 (11.32%) ClearQuest
4 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.55%) JIRA
5 3 (5.66%) Ant
5 3 (5.66%) AppScan
5 3 (5.66%) Gradle
5 3 (5.66%) Maven
6 2 (3.77%) Metasploit
7 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Administrator
3 9 (16.98%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) VMWare Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Software Configuration Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Software Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) Node.js
3 3 (5.66%) XML
4 2 (3.77%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) XML Schema
4 2 (3.77%) XSLT
5 1 (1.89%) CGI
5 1 (1.89%) Google Maps API
5 1 (1.89%) J2EE
5 1 (1.89%) OpenLayers
5 1 (1.89%) REST
5 1 (1.89%) SOAP
5 1 (1.89%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.89%) STL
5 1 (1.89%) Symfony
5 1 (1.89%) WCF
5 1 (1.89%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) EMC VNX
2 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Unix
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) Ubuntu
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.55%) SUSE
5 3 (5.66%) AIX
5 3 (5.66%) Solaris
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) CentOS
7 1 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.89%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) DevOps
2 18 (33.96%) ITIL
3 16 (30.19%) Configuration Management
4 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
5 7 (13.21%) Release Management
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) High Availability
7 5 (9.43%) Kanban
8 4 (7.55%) Coaching
8 4 (7.55%) Patch Management
8 4 (7.55%) Software Distribution
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Information Security
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (5.66%) ITSM
9 3 (5.66%) Open Source
9 3 (5.66%) Project Management
9 3 (5.66%) Validation
10 2 (3.77%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Python
2 10 (18.87%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.98%) Ruby
4 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.43%) C
5 5 (9.43%) C++
6 4 (7.55%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) C#
7 3 (5.66%) SQL
8 2 (3.77%) XPath
9 1 (1.89%) AWK
9 1 (1.89%) Korn
9 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.89%) Scala
9 1 (1.89%) sed
9 1 (1.89%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) CCNP
1 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.75%) CCNA
3 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.98%) RHCE
4 9 (16.98%) RHCSA
4 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) CEH
6 2 (3.77%) CISA
6 2 (3.77%) CISM
6 2 (3.77%) CISSP
6 2 (3.77%) CRISC
6 2 (3.77%) GIAC
7 1 (1.89%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (33.96%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Docker
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) KVM
3 1 (1.89%) RHEV
3 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (37.74%) Puppet
2 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (18.87%) Nagios
4 6 (11.32%) CFEngine
5 4 (7.55%) Ansible
6 2 (3.77%) Nessus
7 1 (1.89%) Control-M
7 1 (1.89%) HP Fortify
7 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.89%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) VMware
2 12 (22.64%) Cisco
3 9 (16.98%) EMC
3 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
4 7 (13.21%) HP
4 7 (13.21%) IBM
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle
6 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.77%) Veracode
8 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix
8 1 (1.89%) F5
8 1 (1.89%) Foundry
8 1 (1.89%) Google
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.89%) Remedy
8 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.89%) Sybase
8 1 (1.89%) Zend
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Austin Fraser Ltd
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