The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 141 140 149
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Perl 906 879 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.84% 1.67% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 4.33% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 557 508
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £29.46 £25.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.80 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Perl
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20167 20306 19331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.02% 38.49% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13972 13967 12588
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 481 385
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in England

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in England

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in England

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in England

Perl
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Perl Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Perl
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
London -3 493 £475 +2.70% 110
South East -1 159 £395 +6.04% 62
East of England +8 58 £480 +16.36% 26
North East +1 53 £320 -32.63%
South West +6 46 £393 -7.64% 18
Yorkshire +25 38 £500 +14.28% 15
North West +30 35 £425 +32.81% 24
West Midlands -24 20 £316 -19.10% 2
East Midlands -10 1 - - 2
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 1319 (69.64%) Linux
2 973 (51.37%) Python
3 913 (48.20%) Unix
4 633 (33.42%) Java
5 564 (29.78%) DevOps
6 562 (29.67%) Bash Shell
7 555 (29.30%) Puppet
8 529 (27.93%) Oracle
9 524 (27.67%) Windows
10 518 (27.35%) SQL
11 484 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
12 442 (23.34%) Red Hat
13 403 (21.28%) Ruby
14 382 (20.17%) Shell Script
15 375 (19.80%) Configuration Management
16 374 (19.75%) Finance
17 355 (18.74%) Apache
18 349 (18.43%) Opscode Chef
19 341 (18.00%) Jenkins
20 335 (17.69%) VMware
21 328 (17.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 321 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
23 312 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
24 311 (16.42%) ITIL
25 305 (16.10%) MySQL
26 294 (15.52%) JavaScript
27 290 (15.31%) TCP/IP
28 281 (14.84%) Ansible
29 256 (13.52%) C++
30 245 (12.94%) Tomcat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 355 (18.74%) Apache
2 245 (12.94%) Tomcat
3 131 (6.92%) WebSphere
4 127 (6.71%) WebLogic
5 98 (5.17%) JBoss
6 96 (5.07%) OpenStack
7 86 (4.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 74 (3.91%) IIS
9 66 (3.48%) nginx
10 60 (3.17%) Confluence
11 33 (1.74%) WebSphere Portal
12 31 (1.64%) MQSeries
13 30 (1.58%) FileNet
14 28 (1.48%) WebLogic Portal
15 27 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
16 24 (1.27%) Apache Pig
16 24 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
17 23 (1.21%) Apache Spark
17 23 (1.21%) Mule ESB
18 21 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 63 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.84%) MS Office
2 16 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.42%) SPSS
4 6 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.32%) Stata
5 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.21%) HipChat
6 4 (0.21%) Simulink
7 3 (0.16%) CATIA
7 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.053%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 13 (0.69%) OpenText MBPM
2 11 (0.58%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.53%) ION MarketView
4 6 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.21%) Relativity
7 2 (0.11%) Global One
7 2 (0.11%) RMDS
8 1 (0.053%) CSG Singleview
8 1 (0.053%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.053%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.053%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 1 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.053%) Sophis RISQUE
8 1 (0.053%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 312 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (2.64%) PaaS
4 42 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (1.74%) IaaS
6 32 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (1.48%) SaaS
8 27 (1.43%) GitHub
9 25 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 21 (1.11%) OpenShift
11 20 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
12 19 (1.00%) Amazon S3
13 13 (0.69%) Google App Engine
13 13 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (0.42%) Route 53
16 7 (0.37%) CloudFront
17 6 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 6 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
17 6 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 290 (15.31%) TCP/IP
2 218 (11.51%) DNS
3 210 (11.09%) Firewall
4 180 (9.50%) LDAP
5 147 (7.76%) SSL
6 143 (7.55%) HTTP
7 122 (6.44%) SAN
8 81 (4.28%) Internet
9 69 (3.64%) VPN
10 62 (3.27%) WAN
11 45 (2.38%) iSCSI
12 41 (2.16%) Network Security
13 39 (2.06%) LAN
13 39 (2.06%) NAS
14 38 (2.01%) FTP
15 34 (1.80%) SSH
16 33 (1.74%) SNMP
17 30 (1.58%) DHCP
17 30 (1.58%) Reverse Proxy
17 30 (1.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (16.10%) MySQL
2 202 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 154 (8.13%) PostgreSQL
4 143 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 120 (6.34%) Oracle Database
6 99 (5.23%) NoSQL
7 93 (4.91%) DB2
8 91 (4.80%) Hadoop
9 68 (3.59%) MongoDB
9 68 (3.59%) RDBMS
10 67 (3.54%) Big Data
11 44 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 43 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 28 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
14 28 (1.48%) OLTP
15 27 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
16 24 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
16 24 (1.27%) Redis
17 22 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 341 (18.00%) Jenkins
2 245 (12.94%) Git (software)
3 145 (7.66%) Subversion
4 121 (6.39%) JIRA
5 85 (4.49%) TeamCity
6 69 (3.64%) Maven
7 63 (3.33%) ClearCase
8 62 (3.27%) Ant
9 57 (3.01%) Hudson
10 51 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
11 42 (2.22%) Gerrit
11 42 (2.22%) SonarQube
11 42 (2.22%) Vagrant
12 41 (2.16%) Selenium
13 39 (2.06%) JUnit
14 38 (2.01%) Travis CI
15 37 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 35 (1.85%) ClearQuest
17 32 (1.69%) Artifactory
18 31 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 374 (19.75%) Finance
2 195 (10.30%) Banking
3 55 (2.90%) Retail
4 54 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 42 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 37 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 28 (1.48%) Front Office
7 28 (1.48%) Law
8 23 (1.21%) Back Office
9 12 (0.63%) Military
9 12 (0.63%) Publishing
10 11 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.53%) Advertising
12 9 (0.48%) Electronics
12 9 (0.48%) Games
12 9 (0.48%) Marketing
13 5 (0.26%) Legal
14 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.16%) Automotive
15 3 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 363 (19.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 344 (18.16%) Developer
3 228 (12.04%) Linux Engineer
4 211 (11.14%) Administrator
5 141 (7.44%) Systems Administrator
6 124 (6.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 110 (5.81%) Analyst
8 98 (5.17%) Linux Administrator
9 86 (4.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 83 (4.38%) Unix Engineer
11 78 (4.12%) Consultant
12 73 (3.85%) Support Engineer
13 72 (3.80%) Java Developer
14 71 (3.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 68 (3.59%) C++ Developer
16 65 (3.43%) Oracle Developer
17 63 (3.33%) Applications Support
17 63 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
17 63 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
18 62 (3.27%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (11.35%) HTML
2 162 (8.55%) Web Services
3 160 (8.45%) LAMP
4 135 (7.13%) XML
5 134 (7.07%) CSS
6 128 (6.76%) Middleware
7 125 (6.60%) .NET
8 122 (6.44%) J2EE
9 71 (3.75%) JSON
10 68 (3.59%) LAPP Stack
11 58 (3.06%) STL
12 56 (2.96%) Node.js
13 55 (2.90%) jQuery
14 54 (2.85%) REST
15 53 (2.80%) IBM Integration Bus
16 52 (2.75%) LEMP Stack
17 49 (2.59%) Ajax
18 48 (2.53%) Spring
19 46 (2.43%) WebSphere MQ
19 46 (2.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.28%) Data Centre
2 101 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (4.70%) Clustering
4 58 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 45 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 40 (2.11%) Public Cloud
7 34 (1.80%) DataPower
8 30 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 27 (1.43%) Equities
11 26 (1.37%) Fixed Income
12 23 (1.21%) Replication
13 22 (1.16%) Derivative
13 22 (1.16%) Virtual Team
14 21 (1.11%) Wiki
15 20 (1.06%) Private Cloud
16 19 (1.00%) iSeries
17 17 (0.90%) Data Integration
18 16 (0.84%) Visualisation
19 15 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1319 (69.64%) Linux
2 913 (48.20%) Unix
3 524 (27.67%) Windows
4 328 (17.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 207 (10.93%) Solaris
6 177 (9.35%) Windows Server
7 156 (8.24%) AIX
8 154 (8.13%) CentOS
9 109 (5.76%) Ubuntu
10 52 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 51 (2.69%) Debian
11 51 (2.69%) Oracle Linux
12 43 (2.27%) SUSE
13 32 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (1.58%) HPUX
15 27 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (1.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 16 (0.84%) Apple iOS
18 15 (0.79%) Android
18 15 (0.79%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (29.78%) DevOps
2 484 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
3 375 (19.80%) Configuration Management
4 321 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
5 311 (16.42%) ITIL
6 162 (8.55%) Software Engineering
7 141 (7.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 141 (7.44%) Scrum
8 128 (6.76%) Open Source
9 120 (6.34%) High Availability
10 113 (5.97%) SDLC
11 108 (5.70%) E-Commerce
12 106 (5.60%) Release Management
13 104 (5.49%) OO
14 101 (5.33%) Load Balancing
15 99 (5.23%) Service Management
16 96 (5.07%) Migration
17 89 (4.70%) Change Management
18 88 (4.65%) TDD
19 75 (3.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 973 (51.37%) Python
2 633 (33.42%) Java
3 562 (29.67%) Bash Shell
4 518 (27.35%) SQL
5 403 (21.28%) Ruby
6 382 (20.17%) Shell Script
7 294 (15.52%) JavaScript
8 256 (13.52%) C++
9 239 (12.62%) PHP
10 212 (11.19%) PowerShell
11 191 (10.08%) C
12 123 (6.49%) C#
13 93 (4.91%) Korn
14 91 (4.80%) VB
15 86 (4.54%) PL/SQL
16 43 (2.27%) Scala
17 39 (2.06%) Jython
18 32 (1.69%) C-shell
19 23 (1.21%) Bourne shell
20 18 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 245 (12.94%) Security Cleared
2 151 (7.97%) SC Cleared
3 81 (4.28%) Degree
4 55 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 51 (2.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 24 (1.27%) AAT
6 24 (1.27%) CISSP
7 22 (1.16%) RHCE
8 21 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (1.00%) CCNA
10 16 (0.84%) CCNP
10 16 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (0.74%) CISM
12 12 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (0.63%) PMP
12 12 (0.63%) RHCSA
13 11 (0.58%) CEH
14 10 (0.53%) CISA
14 10 (0.53%) PMI Certification
15 9 (0.48%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.53%) QA
2 35 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 31 (1.64%) SLA
4 21 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.48%) SDET
8 5 (0.26%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.053%) DO-254
10 1 (0.053%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.053%) MiFID
10 1 (0.053%) MISRA
10 1 (0.053%) WCAG
System Software
1 225 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 159 (8.39%) Active Directory
3 156 (8.24%) Docker
4 62 (3.27%) vSphere
5 58 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
6 56 (2.96%) Samba
7 49 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
8 43 (2.27%) NFS
9 38 (2.01%) KVM
9 38 (2.01%) Xen
10 29 (1.53%) vCloud
11 28 (1.48%) Hyper-V
12 27 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 22 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 21 (1.11%) Apache Flume
14 21 (1.11%) Squid
14 21 (1.11%) VMware ESX
15 15 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
16 14 (0.74%) Firmware
17 13 (0.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 555 (29.30%) Puppet
2 349 (18.43%) Opscode Chef
3 281 (14.84%) Ansible
4 144 (7.60%) Nagios
5 77 (4.07%) Tivoli
6 53 (2.80%) Kibana
7 52 (2.75%) HP SiteScope
8 51 (2.69%) MOM
9 45 (2.38%) HAProxy
10 43 (2.27%) ZABBIX
11 40 (2.11%) logstash
12 38 (2.01%) Salt
13 34 (1.80%) Control-M
14 33 (1.74%) Terraform
15 21 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
16 20 (1.06%) Kubernetes
17 19 (1.00%) Graphite
18 18 (0.95%) Cacti
18 18 (0.95%) Zenoss
19 17 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 529 (27.93%) Oracle
2 442 (23.34%) Red Hat
3 335 (17.69%) VMware
4 179 (9.45%) Microsoft
5 154 (8.13%) HP
6 148 (7.81%) IBM
7 77 (4.07%) Splunk
8 65 (3.43%) BMC
9 64 (3.38%) CA
10 59 (3.12%) F5
11 57 (3.01%) ServiceNow
12 56 (2.96%) Informatica
13 55 (2.90%) Cisco
14 53 (2.80%) Sun
15 47 (2.48%) Atlassian
15 47 (2.48%) Veritas
16 46 (2.43%) EMC
17 40 (2.11%) Google
17 40 (2.11%) SaltStack
18 33 (1.74%) Sybase
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London
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Bromley, Kent
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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