The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 98 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 31 57 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.21% 1.82% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 4.92% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 37
Median daily rate £480 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £295 £165
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 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Perl
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 East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
978 1159 1169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.10% 37.05% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 731 706
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 51 56
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £21.10 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cambridgeshire +14 17 £469 +33.92% 12
Hertfordshire +2 6 £325 -0.76% 1
Bedfordshire +8 4 £480 -
Essex +3 2 £550 +49.65% 1
Norfolk -2 1 £600 +31.86%
Suffolk -4 1 £650 +56.15% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 52 (89.66%) Python
2 35 (60.34%) Linux
3 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (39.66%) Java
5 18 (31.03%) Unix
5 18 (31.03%) Ruby
6 17 (29.31%) Jenkins
7 16 (27.59%) Puppet
8 14 (24.14%) DevOps
8 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (22.41%) Windows
9 13 (22.41%) SQL
9 13 (22.41%) C
10 12 (20.69%) HTML
10 12 (20.69%) PHP
10 12 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (20.69%) Bash Shell
11 11 (18.97%) Open Source
12 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
12 10 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (15.52%) TDD
13 9 (15.52%) OO
13 9 (15.52%) C++
13 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
14 8 (13.79%) Oracle
14 8 (13.79%) CSS
14 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
14 8 (13.79%) Degree
15 7 (12.07%) JIRA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.62%) Apache
2 5 (8.62%) nginx
3 4 (6.90%) IIS
3 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.17%) Jetty
5 2 (3.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.72%) Kinematics
6 1 (1.72%) uWSGI
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Simulink
3 1 (1.72%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) GitHub
3 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.72%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.34%) Internet
3 5 (8.62%) HTTP
4 4 (6.90%) DNS
4 4 (6.90%) FTP
4 4 (6.90%) SSL
5 3 (5.17%) DHCP
5 3 (5.17%) IPsec
5 3 (5.17%) WLAN
6 2 (3.45%) Bluetooth
6 2 (3.45%) Firewall
6 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.72%) 802.15
7 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.72%) LDAP
7 1 (1.72%) SAN
7 1 (1.72%) VPN
7 1 (1.72%) WAN
7 1 (1.72%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.07%) JIRA
4 6 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (10.34%) Gerrit
4 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.62%) Maven
5 5 (8.62%) Selenium
6 4 (6.90%) Ant
6 4 (6.90%) ClearCase
6 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.90%) Hudson
6 4 (6.90%) JBehave
6 4 (6.90%) JUnit
6 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
6 4 (6.90%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.90%) TestNG
6 4 (6.90%) WebDriver
7 3 (5.17%) Subversion
7 3 (5.17%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Publishing
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Avionics
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Developer
1 12 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
2 7 (12.07%) Senior Software Developer
2 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.62%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Python Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) SCM Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) HTML
2 8 (13.79%) CSS
3 6 (10.34%) J2EE
4 5 (8.62%) Ajax
4 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.62%) LAMP
5 3 (5.17%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (5.17%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (5.17%) Servlets
5 3 (5.17%) XML
6 2 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (1.72%) JSON
7 1 (1.72%) Middleware
7 1 (1.72%) OpenCV
7 1 (1.72%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.72%) REST
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.72%) Spring
7 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (1.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.62%) Biology
1 5 (8.62%) Informatics
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) VHDL
5 1 (1.72%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.72%) Mechatronics
5 1 (1.72%) Robotics
5 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.72%) Verilog
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Linux
2 18 (31.03%) Unix
3 13 (22.41%) Windows
4 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.90%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.17%) CentOS
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.45%) Fedora
8 1 (1.72%) Debian
8 1 (1.72%) HPUX
8 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (24.14%) DevOps
3 11 (18.97%) Open Source
4 10 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (15.52%) OO
5 9 (15.52%) TDD
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.62%) Defect Management
6 5 (8.62%) Open Source Development
6 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.90%) ATDD
7 4 (6.90%) BDD
7 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.90%) Feature Driven Development
7 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.17%) High Availability
8 3 (5.17%) Security Hardening
8 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.17%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) Python
2 23 (39.66%) Java
3 18 (31.03%) Ruby
4 13 (22.41%) C
4 13 (22.41%) SQL
5 12 (20.69%) Bash Shell
5 12 (20.69%) PHP
6 9 (15.52%) C++
6 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.62%) C#
9 3 (5.17%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.72%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.72%) AWK
10 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) SDET
3 1 (1.72%) DO-254
3 1 (1.72%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Firmware
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Docker
4 1 (1.72%) Cygwin
4 1 (1.72%) Postfix
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) Puppet
2 12 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.62%) Ansible
4 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.72%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.72%) Kibana
5 1 (1.72%) Nagios
5 1 (1.72%) Salt
5 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.90%) Siebel
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.72%) F5
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Lauterbach
5 1 (1.72%) NetApp
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Teradata
5 1 (1.72%) Vertica
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