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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
England / East of England
Rank 91 66 91
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +25
Contract jobs citing Perl 31 62 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.44% 2.64% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 7.33% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 12
Median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

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
870 846 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.43% 35.98% 35.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 501 531
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 85 58
Median hourly rate £40.50 £41.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% +4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.78 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +9 15 £340 +4.61% 2
Essex -6 7 £460 -1.86% 6
Cambridgeshire -26 6 £403 -2.42% 16
Bedfordshire - 3 £388 - 2
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 60 (69.77%) Linux
2 48 (55.81%) Python
3 33 (38.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (38.37%) DevOps
4 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (37.21%) TCP/IP
5 31 (36.05%) Java
5 31 (36.05%) Unix
6 30 (34.88%) Jenkins
7 29 (33.72%) Ruby
8 28 (32.56%) SSL
9 27 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (31.40%) Puppet
10 24 (27.91%) Apache
11 23 (26.74%) Shell Script
11 23 (26.74%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (26.74%) Relational Database
11 23 (26.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (25.58%) Software Engineering
12 22 (25.58%) Configuration Management
13 21 (24.42%) C
14 20 (23.26%) HTTP
15 19 (22.09%) Red Hat
16 18 (20.93%) TDD
17 17 (19.77%) SC Cleared
17 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
18 16 (18.60%) Bash Shell
18 16 (18.60%) Internet
19 15 (17.44%) Open Source
19 15 (17.44%) REST

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 24 (27.91%) Apache
2 9 (10.47%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.14%) JBoss
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (6.98%) nginx
5 3 (3.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.49%) CMS
5 3 (3.49%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (37.21%) TCP/IP
2 28 (32.56%) SSL
3 20 (23.26%) HTTP
4 16 (18.60%) Internet
5 8 (9.30%) Firewall
5 8 (9.30%) X.509
6 5 (5.81%) DHCP
6 5 (5.81%) DNS
7 4 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.49%) Wireless
9 2 (2.33%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.33%) SAN
9 2 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (1.16%) 802.15
10 1 (1.16%) Bluetooth
10 1 (1.16%) LDAP
10 1 (1.16%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.95%) MySQL
3 10 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.49%) DB2
5 3 (3.49%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.49%) Pentaho
5 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.49%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (34.88%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.28%) JUnit
2 14 (16.28%) TeamCity
3 13 (15.12%) Git (software)
3 13 (15.12%) JIRA
4 12 (13.95%) Subversion
5 11 (12.79%) Cucumber
5 11 (12.79%) JBehave
5 11 (12.79%) SoapUI
5 11 (12.79%) TestNG
6 10 (11.63%) Ant
6 10 (11.63%) Selenium
6 10 (11.63%) SpecFlow
6 10 (11.63%) WebDriver
7 8 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (8.14%) Maven
9 3 (3.49%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.49%) Log4j
9 3 (3.49%) Mockito
9 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Electronics
2 2 (2.33%) Law
2 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.33%) Marketing
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) Consultant
2 15 (17.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) Unix Consultant
3 14 (16.28%) Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Test Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Lead DevOps
5 8 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) ETL Developer
10 3 (3.49%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Pentaho Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) REST
2 13 (15.12%) J2EE
3 12 (13.95%) JSON
4 11 (12.79%) HTML
4 11 (12.79%) LAMP
5 10 (11.63%) LAPP Stack
6 8 (9.30%) AngularJS
6 8 (9.30%) CSS
6 8 (9.30%) Middleware
7 5 (5.81%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (4.65%) Ajax
8 4 (4.65%) Web Services
9 3 (3.49%) JDBC
9 3 (3.49%) JSP
9 3 (3.49%) JSTL
9 3 (3.49%) Servlets
9 3 (3.49%) SOAP
9 3 (3.49%) XML
9 3 (3.49%) XSD
9 3 (3.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Internet of Things
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.98%) Clustering
4 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.16%) Biology
6 1 (1.16%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 60 (69.77%) Linux
2 33 (38.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (36.05%) Unix
4 10 (11.63%) Windows
5 3 (3.49%) CentOS
5 3 (3.49%) Fedora
5 3 (3.49%) HPUX
5 3 (3.49%) Solaris
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) DevOps
2 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (26.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 22 (25.58%) Configuration Management
5 22 (25.58%) Software Engineering
6 18 (20.93%) TDD
7 15 (17.44%) Open Source
8 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce
9 13 (15.12%) Test Automation
10 11 (12.79%) Kanban
10 11 (12.79%) Scrum
11 10 (11.63%) ATDD
11 10 (11.63%) BDD
11 10 (11.63%) Defect Management
11 10 (11.63%) Feature Driven Development
11 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
12 9 (10.47%) Coaching
12 9 (10.47%) OO
13 7 (8.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) Python
2 31 (36.05%) Java
3 29 (33.72%) Ruby
4 23 (26.74%) Shell Script
5 21 (24.42%) C
6 16 (18.60%) Bash Shell
7 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 14 (16.28%) SQL
8 12 (13.95%) C#
8 12 (13.95%) C++
8 12 (13.95%) PHP
9 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.33%) VBA
11 1 (1.16%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) SC Cleared
1 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) QA
2 9 (10.47%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Docker
2 9 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.81%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (5.81%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.65%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (2.33%) KVM
5 2 (2.33%) LXC
6 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (31.40%) Puppet
2 23 (26.74%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.14%) Ansible
4 5 (5.81%) Nagios
5 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.33%) Salt
6 1 (1.16%) Nessus
6 1 (1.16%) Packer
6 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Red Hat
2 14 (16.28%) Oracle
3 9 (10.47%) VMware
4 7 (8.14%) WSO2
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco
6 3 (3.49%) ATG
6 3 (3.49%) BEA
6 3 (3.49%) Blue Martini
6 3 (3.49%) Elastic Path
6 3 (3.49%) IBM
6 3 (3.49%) Informatica
6 3 (3.49%) Interwoven
6 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.49%) Pega
6 3 (3.49%) webMethods
7 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.33%) Brocade
7 2 (2.33%) CA
7 2 (2.33%) HP
7 2 (2.33%) Riverbed
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