The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 15 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 12 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.60% 4.48% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.67% 12.77% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Median daily rate £560 £365 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.42% -18.88%
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 Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.80% 35.07% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 36 33
Median daily rate £575 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Canary Wharf

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Perl.

1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) Unix
5 6 (46.15%) Java
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (46.15%) DevOps
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (38.46%) Server Building
6 5 (38.46%) Ansible
6 5 (38.46%) Docker
6 5 (38.46%) IaaS
6 5 (38.46%) tcpdump
6 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
6 5 (38.46%) Ruby
6 5 (38.46%) Apache
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
7 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (30.77%) JMS
7 4 (30.77%) Apache Solr
7 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
7 4 (30.77%) Lucene
7 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
7 4 (30.77%) Spring
7 4 (30.77%) Apache Hive
7 4 (30.77%) MongoDB

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Pig
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Solr
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) tcpdump
1 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Hive
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 4 (30.77%) Impala
1 4 (30.77%) MarkLogic
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
1 4 (30.77%) Riak
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Front Office
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) WebLogic Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) JMS
1 4 (30.77%) Kafka
1 4 (30.77%) Lucene
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.69%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
2 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Server Building
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) MapReduce
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) R
6 3 (23.08%) Scala
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 1 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) GPFS
2 1 (7.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
2 4 (30.77%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) SevOne
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk