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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 104 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 24 59 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.95% 2.00% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.72% 5.68% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 31
Median daily rate £438 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +32.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £34.80 £28.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.64 £48.40 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
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
881 1039 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.96% 35.30% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 635 659
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 58 68
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £20.94 £26.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +9 15 £469 +33.92% 19
Hertfordshire +4 6 £350 +6.06% 2
Bedfordshire +4 1 - -
Norfolk 0 1 £600 +31.86%
Suffolk -9 1 £650 +56.15% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 43 (86.00%) Python
2 28 (56.00%) Linux
3 20 (40.00%) Java
4 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (26.00%) HTML
6 12 (24.00%) C
6 12 (24.00%) Puppet
7 11 (22.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
8 10 (20.00%) C++
8 10 (20.00%) Unix
8 10 (20.00%) Windows
8 10 (20.00%) DevOps
9 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (18.00%) Ruby
9 9 (18.00%) PHP
9 9 (18.00%) SQL
9 9 (18.00%) CSS
10 8 (16.00%) Oracle
10 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (14.00%) Ajax
11 7 (14.00%) Degree
11 7 (14.00%) Gerrit
11 7 (14.00%) HTTP
11 7 (14.00%) J2EE
12 6 (12.00%) Apache
12 6 (12.00%) Tomcat

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 6 (12.00%) Apache
1 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.00%) nginx
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.00%) Jetty
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) Kinematics
5 1 (2.00%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Simulink
2 1 (2.00%) Doxygen
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.00%) GitHub
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) HTTP
3 6 (12.00%) FTP
3 6 (12.00%) Internet
4 5 (10.00%) SSL
5 4 (8.00%) DNS
6 3 (6.00%) Bluetooth
6 3 (6.00%) DHCP
6 3 (6.00%) IPsec
6 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.00%) WLAN
7 2 (4.00%) 802.15
7 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.00%) Firewall
7 2 (4.00%) X.509
7 2 (4.00%) ZigBee
8 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.00%) SpaceWire
8 1 (2.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) Gerrit
4 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (8.00%) Hudson
5 3 (6.00%) Subversion
5 3 (6.00%) Travis CI
6 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.00%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.00%) Build Forge
7 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.00%) GCC
7 1 (2.00%) JIRA
7 1 (2.00%) Maven
7 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.00%) Robot Framework
7 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Avionics
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (12.00%) Python Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.00%) Perl Developer
6 2 (4.00%) SCM Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) HTML
2 9 (18.00%) CSS
3 7 (14.00%) Ajax
3 7 (14.00%) J2EE
4 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.00%) LAMP
6 4 (8.00%) XML
7 3 (6.00%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (6.00%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (6.00%) REST
7 3 (6.00%) Servlets
8 2 (4.00%) .NET
8 2 (4.00%) 802.1X
8 2 (4.00%) CGI
8 2 (4.00%) JSON
9 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.00%) Spring
9 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 1 (2.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Biology
3 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.00%) Informatics
4 2 (4.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.00%) Life Science
4 2 (4.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.00%) VHDL
5 1 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Mechatronics
5 1 (2.00%) Robotics
5 1 (2.00%) Verilog
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Unix
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) Debian
6 1 (2.00%) Fedora
6 1 (2.00%) HPUX
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) DevOps
3 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.00%) Open Source
5 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) High Availability
7 3 (6.00%) Security Hardening
7 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.00%) Web Operations
8 2 (4.00%) Bioinformatics
8 2 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (4.00%) Open Source Development
8 2 (4.00%) Signal Processing
8 2 (4.00%) TDD
8 2 (4.00%) Time Management
8 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) Python
2 20 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (24.00%) C
4 11 (22.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.00%) C++
6 9 (18.00%) PHP
6 9 (18.00%) Ruby
6 9 (18.00%) SQL
7 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.00%) ANSI C
9 1 (2.00%) AWK
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) RHCE
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) DO-254
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Firmware
2 2 (4.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) GPFS
2 2 (4.00%) NFS
3 1 (2.00%) Cygwin
3 1 (2.00%) Postfix
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Puppet
2 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.00%) Nagios
4 2 (4.00%) Ansible
4 2 (4.00%) Ganglia
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.00%) Check_MK
5 1 (2.00%) Kibana
5 1 (2.00%) Salt
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.00%) Siebel
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.00%) F5
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) Lauterbach
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) Teradata
6 1 (2.00%) Vertica
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