The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 45 52 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Contract jobs citing Perl 16 26 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.68% 3.20% 6.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.11% 6.58% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 29
Median daily rate £500 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £37.25 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 - £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.45 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.32% +5.33%
Perl
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
313 395 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 52.34% 48.65% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 260 216
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £37.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cambridge +12 15 £500 +42.85% 11
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 35 (94.59%) Python
2 23 (62.16%) Linux
3 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) Windows
4 12 (32.43%) HTML
5 11 (29.73%) C
5 11 (29.73%) DevOps
6 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 9 (24.32%) Java
7 9 (24.32%) CSS
7 9 (24.32%) Unix
7 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
7 9 (24.32%) Puppet
7 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
8 8 (21.62%) Open Source
8 8 (21.62%) Ruby
9 7 (18.92%) OO
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle
9 7 (18.92%) PHP
9 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
10 6 (16.22%) C++
10 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
11 5 (13.51%) GitHub
11 5 (13.51%) Degree
11 5 (13.51%) Informatics

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (10.81%) nginx
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) Jetty
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) GitHub
3 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) HTTP
3 3 (8.11%) WLAN
4 2 (5.41%) Bluetooth
4 2 (5.41%) DHCP
4 2 (5.41%) FTP
4 2 (5.41%) IPsec
4 2 (5.41%) SSL
4 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.41%) X.509
5 1 (2.70%) 802.15
5 1 (2.70%) Firewall
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) Hudson
4 3 (8.11%) Gerrit
5 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.41%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Python Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.70%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Perl Scripter
7 1 (2.70%) Perl Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) CSS
3 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.81%) Ajax
5 3 (8.11%) J2EE
5 3 (8.11%) LAMP
5 3 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (8.11%) XML
6 2 (5.41%) JSON
6 2 (5.41%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (5.41%) REST
6 2 (5.41%) Servlets
7 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
7 1 (2.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.51%) Biology
1 5 (13.51%) Informatics
2 2 (5.41%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) Unix
4 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) DevOps
3 8 (21.62%) Open Source
4 7 (18.92%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) Open Source Development
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) Security Hardening
8 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.11%) Web Operations
9 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.41%) ITIL
9 2 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (2.70%) Data Management
10 1 (2.70%) ERP
10 1 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Project Management
10 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) Python
2 11 (29.73%) C
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 8 (21.62%) Ruby
6 7 (18.92%) PHP
7 6 (16.22%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Firmware
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Puppet
2 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Ansible
3 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Siebel
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Lauterbach
5 1 (2.70%) Vertica