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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 25 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.79% - 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £450 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -8.75%
Perl
London

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
40 42 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.75% 42.00% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 62
Average daily rate £500 £500 £583
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £701 £700 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) Sybase
3 9 (52.94%) Banking
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) DB2
5 7 (41.18%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) Front Office
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) Python
8 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
8 4 (23.53%) Workflow
8 4 (23.53%) Contact Management
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Workflow Management
8 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
8 4 (23.53%) Derivative
8 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
8 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
8 4 (23.53%) SWIFT
9 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
9 3 (17.65%) Confluence

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) MediaWiki
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
2 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) IPv6
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) Multicast
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) DB2
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) KDB
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (52.94%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Front Office
4 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Back Office
5 1 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Production Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Perl Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Ext JS
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) J2SE
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Swing
3 1 (5.88%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Derivative
1 4 (23.53%) SWIFT
2 3 (17.65%) Equities
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Wiki
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Debian
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Contact Management
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 4 (23.53%) Workflow
3 4 (23.53%) Workflow Management
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Server Building
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 3 (17.65%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.88%) Korn
8 1 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.88%) VB
8 1 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (5.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) iptables
1 1 (5.88%) Postfix
1 1 (5.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Control-M
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Sybase
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Perforce
4 1 (5.88%) Solace