The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 59 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 30 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.10% 1.17% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.32% 4.21% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Median daily rate £394 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
410 404 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.75% 27.92% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 235 279
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +70.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Perl.

1 36 (75.00%) Linux
2 35 (72.92%) Java
3 32 (66.67%) Python
4 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
5 20 (41.67%) SQL
6 19 (39.58%) Finance
7 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (35.42%) Subversion
8 16 (33.33%) Ruby
8 16 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 16 (33.33%) HTML
8 16 (33.33%) CSS
8 16 (33.33%) DevOps
9 15 (31.25%) NoSQL
10 14 (29.17%) Node.js
11 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
11 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (25.00%) jQuery
12 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 12 (25.00%) VMware
12 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 12 (25.00%) Sass
12 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
13 11 (22.92%) Hudson
13 11 (22.92%) CoffeeScript
13 11 (22.92%) BDD
13 11 (22.92%) Puppet
13 11 (22.92%) Unix

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 14 (29.17%) Node.js
2 8 (16.67%) JBoss
3 6 (12.50%) Apache
3 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.42%) GeoServer
5 1 (2.08%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) InDesign
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (18.75%) PaaS
2 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) LDAP
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.58%) GIS
4 5 (10.42%) QGIS
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
2 17 (35.42%) Subversion
3 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (22.92%) Hudson
5 9 (18.75%) Bower
5 9 (18.75%) MSBuild
5 9 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (18.75%) TeamCity
6 5 (10.42%) DBeaver
7 4 (8.33%) Ant
7 4 (8.33%) Maven
8 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (2.08%) Selenium
8 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.08%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Legal
3 6 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Front Office
6 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Senior Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Java Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) GIS Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Architect
6 4 (8.33%) AWS Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Azure Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Perl Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) CSS
1 16 (33.33%) HTML
2 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
3 12 (25.00%) jQuery
3 12 (25.00%) Sass
4 10 (20.83%) Flask
5 8 (16.67%) Web Services
6 6 (12.50%) OAuth
7 5 (10.42%) Java EE
7 5 (10.42%) OpenLayers
7 5 (10.42%) PostGIS
8 4 (8.33%) Middleware
9 1 (2.08%) CSS3
9 1 (2.08%) HTML5
9 1 (2.08%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Clustering
1 6 (12.50%) Hedge funds
1 6 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 6 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) Photography
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Unix
4 10 (20.83%) Windows
5 6 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (4.17%) AIX
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) DevOps
3 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.92%) BDD
4 11 (22.92%) Migration
5 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 10 (20.83%) TDD
6 9 (18.75%) Kanban
6 9 (18.75%) Scrum
7 7 (14.58%) Front End Development
8 6 (12.50%) Identity Management
8 6 (12.50%) RAD
8 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.42%) High Availability
9 5 (10.42%) ITIL
9 5 (10.42%) OOD
10 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
10 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.33%) Open Source
10 4 (8.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Python
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
4 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 16 (33.33%) Ruby
5 11 (22.92%) CoffeeScript
6 9 (18.75%) Bourne shell
7 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 8 (16.67%) C++
7 8 (16.67%) Korn
7 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 7 (14.58%) VBA
9 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.17%) C#
11 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) ISEB
1 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Docker
2 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (12.50%) Veritas File System
2 6 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 9 (18.75%) Ansible
2 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.50%) Nagios
3 6 (12.50%) TADDM
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) VMware
2 9 (18.75%) Splunk
3 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.50%) Veritas
5 2 (4.17%) Charles River
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.08%) Adobe
6 1 (2.08%) Brocade
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) EMC
6 1 (2.08%) Informatica
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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