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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 139 146 147
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Perl 870 863 746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.74% 1.67% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 4.36% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 547 481
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 9
Median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £20.65 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +4.00%
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
19767 19786 18148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.63% 38.34% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13678 13538 11836
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 400 376
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £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 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 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
London -5 463 £475 - 133
South East -13 155 £400 +8.10% 72
North East +12 73 £310 +9.92% 2
Yorkshire +25 62 £463 +17.83% 10
South West -2 45 £400 +0.25% 20
East of England -6 31 £480 +37.14% 21
West Midlands -11 23 £375 +15.38% 6
North West -21 14 £475 +35.71% 18
East Midlands -5 3 - - 4
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 1292 (69.50%) Linux
2 987 (53.09%) Python
3 879 (47.28%) Unix
4 634 (34.10%) Java
5 550 (29.59%) Puppet
6 543 (29.21%) DevOps
6 543 (29.21%) Windows
7 535 (28.78%) SQL
8 533 (28.67%) Bash Shell
9 500 (26.90%) Oracle
10 455 (24.48%) Red Hat
11 439 (23.61%) Ruby
12 426 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
13 403 (21.68%) Shell Script
14 386 (20.76%) Finance
15 349 (18.77%) Configuration Management
16 337 (18.13%) Opscode Chef
17 321 (17.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 321 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
18 319 (17.16%) VMware
19 296 (15.92%) Apache
20 293 (15.76%) ITIL
20 293 (15.76%) Jenkins
21 288 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
22 286 (15.38%) MySQL
23 265 (14.25%) TCP/IP
24 263 (14.15%) C++
25 255 (13.72%) JavaScript
26 252 (13.56%) Ansible
27 248 (13.34%) Security Cleared

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
1 296 (15.92%) Apache
2 200 (10.76%) Tomcat
3 109 (5.86%) WebSphere
4 98 (5.27%) OpenStack
5 97 (5.22%) JBoss
6 86 (4.63%) WebLogic
7 83 (4.46%) IIS
8 67 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 64 (3.44%) Confluence
10 48 (2.58%) nginx
11 29 (1.56%) MQSeries
12 25 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
13 23 (1.24%) Apache Pig
13 23 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
14 22 (1.18%) SAS
15 19 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 18 (0.97%) Apache Spark
16 18 (0.97%) CMS
16 18 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
17 16 (0.86%) FileNet
Applications
1 69 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.97%) MS Office
3 14 (0.75%) SPSS
4 12 (0.65%) Stata
5 9 (0.48%) HipChat
6 8 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.22%) Simulink
7 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.16%) CATIA
9 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.054%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.054%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.054%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (0.70%) OpenText MBPM
2 10 (0.54%) ION MarketView
3 9 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.16%) Global One
7 3 (0.16%) Relativity
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.054%) CSG Singleview
9 1 (0.054%) Magento
9 1 (0.054%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.054%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 1 (0.054%) SAP PSCD
9 1 (0.054%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 321 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (1.88%) PaaS
4 33 (1.78%) SaaS
5 32 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 29 (1.56%) IaaS
7 28 (1.51%) GitHub
8 20 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (0.97%) Google App Engine
10 10 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.48%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.32%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.32%) Route 53
14 5 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.27%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 265 (14.25%) TCP/IP
2 201 (10.81%) DNS
3 179 (9.63%) Firewall
4 156 (8.39%) LDAP
5 148 (7.96%) SAN
6 132 (7.10%) HTTP
7 126 (6.78%) SSL
8 60 (3.23%) Internet
9 59 (3.17%) VPN
10 51 (2.74%) WAN
11 42 (2.26%) NAS
12 41 (2.21%) iSCSI
12 41 (2.21%) Network Security
13 40 (2.15%) FTP
14 38 (2.04%) DHCP
15 34 (1.83%) LAN
16 31 (1.67%) SNMP
17 27 (1.45%) IPsec
17 27 (1.45%) SMTP
18 25 (1.34%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (15.38%) MySQL
2 205 (11.03%) SQL Server
3 157 (8.45%) Relational Database
4 148 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
5 103 (5.54%) Oracle Database
6 88 (4.73%) DB2
7 78 (4.20%) MongoDB
8 77 (4.14%) RDBMS
9 75 (4.03%) Hadoop
10 65 (3.50%) NoSQL
11 57 (3.07%) Big Data
12 34 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 33 (1.78%) OLTP
14 31 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
16 25 (1.34%) Redis
17 23 (1.24%) Apache Hive
17 23 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
18 22 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (1.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 293 (15.76%) Jenkins
2 239 (12.86%) Git (software)
3 142 (7.64%) JIRA
4 137 (7.37%) Subversion
5 75 (4.03%) Maven
6 69 (3.71%) TeamCity
7 57 (3.07%) Ant
8 53 (2.85%) ClearCase
9 49 (2.64%) Vagrant
10 47 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 47 (2.53%) Hudson
11 44 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
12 40 (2.15%) Selenium
13 37 (1.99%) SonarQube
14 36 (1.94%) Artifactory
15 34 (1.83%) Gerrit
16 32 (1.72%) JUnit
17 26 (1.40%) Travis CI
18 23 (1.24%) Gradle
19 20 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 386 (20.76%) Finance
2 221 (11.89%) Banking
3 67 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 52 (2.80%) Investment Banking
5 49 (2.64%) Retail
6 39 (2.10%) Front Office
7 31 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.40%) Back Office
9 20 (1.08%) Games
9 20 (1.08%) Law
10 14 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.75%) Publishing
11 11 (0.59%) Marketing
12 10 (0.54%) Electronics
13 7 (0.38%) Legal
14 6 (0.32%) Advertising
15 5 (0.27%) Military
16 4 (0.22%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.16%) Local Government
18 2 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 341 (18.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 337 (18.13%) Developer
3 257 (13.82%) Linux Engineer
4 179 (9.63%) Administrator
5 130 (6.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 120 (6.46%) Analyst
7 116 (6.24%) Systems Administrator
8 88 (4.73%) Unix Engineer
9 79 (4.25%) Consultant
9 79 (4.25%) Linux Administrator
10 74 (3.98%) Applications Support
10 74 (3.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 72 (3.87%) C++ Developer
12 70 (3.77%) Oracle Developer
13 66 (3.55%) Java Developer
13 66 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
14 62 (3.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 61 (3.28%) AWS DevOps
15 61 (3.28%) Support Engineer
16 59 (3.17%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (10.01%) HTML
2 148 (7.96%) LAMP
3 138 (7.42%) Web Services
4 132 (7.10%) XML
5 124 (6.67%) .NET
6 116 (6.24%) CSS
7 88 (4.73%) J2EE
8 86 (4.63%) Middleware
9 63 (3.39%) LAPP Stack
10 59 (3.17%) STL
11 52 (2.80%) Node.js
12 45 (2.42%) jQuery
12 45 (2.42%) REST
13 41 (2.21%) IBM Integration Bus
14 40 (2.15%) JSON
14 40 (2.15%) Spring
15 37 (1.99%) WebSphere MQ
16 36 (1.94%) SOAP
17 33 (1.78%) Ajax
17 33 (1.78%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.40%) Data Centre
2 106 (5.70%) Clustering
3 104 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 51 (2.74%) Equities
5 51 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 43 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 31 (1.67%) Public Cloud
8 30 (1.61%) Derivative
9 29 (1.56%) Fixed Income
9 29 (1.56%) Replication
10 28 (1.51%) DataPower
10 28 (1.51%) Wiki
11 27 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (0.86%) HACMP
12 16 (0.86%) STB
13 15 (0.81%) Data Integration
14 14 (0.75%) Algorithms
14 14 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1292 (69.50%) Linux
2 879 (47.28%) Unix
3 543 (29.21%) Windows
4 321 (17.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 211 (11.35%) Solaris
6 198 (10.65%) Windows Server
7 168 (9.04%) AIX
8 140 (7.53%) CentOS
9 84 (4.52%) Ubuntu
10 68 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 49 (2.64%) Debian
12 35 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
13 32 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (1.56%) SUSE
16 26 (1.40%) Mac OS X
16 26 (1.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 20 (1.08%) HPUX
18 16 (0.86%) Mac OS X Server
19 15 (0.81%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (29.21%) DevOps
2 426 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (18.77%) Configuration Management
4 293 (15.76%) ITIL
5 288 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
6 150 (8.07%) Software Engineering
7 134 (7.21%) Open Source
8 117 (6.29%) Scrum
9 114 (6.13%) SDLC
10 113 (6.08%) Release Management
11 102 (5.49%) OO
12 100 (5.38%) E-Commerce
13 98 (5.27%) Continuous Delivery
14 95 (5.11%) High Availability
15 91 (4.90%) Migration
16 78 (4.20%) Load Balancing
17 74 (3.98%) Change Management
18 73 (3.93%) Service Management
19 72 (3.87%) Mentoring
19 72 (3.87%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 987 (53.09%) Python
2 634 (34.10%) Java
3 535 (28.78%) SQL
4 533 (28.67%) Bash Shell
5 439 (23.61%) Ruby
6 403 (21.68%) Shell Script
7 263 (14.15%) C++
8 255 (13.72%) JavaScript
9 227 (12.21%) PHP
10 220 (11.83%) PowerShell
11 201 (10.81%) C
12 138 (7.42%) C#
13 109 (5.86%) Korn
14 96 (5.16%) VB
15 78 (4.20%) PL/SQL
16 33 (1.78%) Scala
17 31 (1.67%) Bourne shell
18 27 (1.45%) C-shell
19 26 (1.40%) Jython
19 26 (1.40%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 248 (13.34%) Security Cleared
2 157 (8.45%) SC Cleared
3 85 (4.57%) Degree
4 49 (2.64%) DV Cleared
5 46 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 36 (1.94%) RHCE
7 28 (1.51%) CISSP
8 27 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (1.29%) AAT
10 23 (1.24%) CCNP
11 19 (1.02%) CCNA
12 17 (0.91%) CISM
13 16 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (0.81%) GIAC
14 15 (0.81%) RHCSA
15 13 (0.70%) CISA
16 12 (0.65%) CEH
17 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (0.59%) PMP
18 10 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.88%) SLA
2 29 (1.56%) QA
3 28 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 22 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.27%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.16%) SDET
9 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.11%) MiFID
9 2 (0.11%) WAI
9 2 (0.11%) WCAG
10 1 (0.054%) DO-254
10 1 (0.054%) GPG13
10 1 (0.054%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.054%) ISO27002
System Software
1 198 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (9.14%) Active Directory
3 137 (7.37%) Docker
4 77 (4.14%) Samba
5 70 (3.77%) vSphere
6 53 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
8 43 (2.31%) KVM
8 43 (2.31%) NFS
9 30 (1.61%) Xen
10 29 (1.56%) Hyper-V
11 27 (1.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 25 (1.34%) vCloud
13 23 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 23 (1.24%) VMware ESX
14 16 (0.86%) Firmware
14 16 (0.86%) Squid
15 13 (0.70%) iptables
15 13 (0.70%) Postfix
16 12 (0.65%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 550 (29.59%) Puppet
2 337 (18.13%) Opscode Chef
3 252 (13.56%) Ansible
4 152 (8.18%) Nagios
5 89 (4.79%) Tivoli
6 52 (2.80%) Kibana
7 44 (2.37%) Control-M
7 44 (2.37%) MOM
7 44 (2.37%) Salt
8 43 (2.31%) logstash
9 42 (2.26%) HAProxy
9 42 (2.26%) HP SiteScope
10 32 (1.72%) ZABBIX
11 28 (1.51%) Cacti
12 26 (1.40%) ITRS Geneos
13 24 (1.29%) Graphite
13 24 (1.29%) Netcool
14 23 (1.24%) WSUS
15 19 (1.02%) Terraform
15 19 (1.02%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 500 (26.90%) Oracle
2 455 (24.48%) Red Hat
3 319 (17.16%) VMware
4 166 (8.93%) Microsoft
5 156 (8.39%) IBM
6 150 (8.07%) HP
7 73 (3.93%) Veritas
8 72 (3.87%) Cisco
9 69 (3.71%) BMC
10 68 (3.66%) Splunk
11 64 (3.44%) CA
11 64 (3.44%) Sybase
12 61 (3.28%) Informatica
13 59 (3.17%) F5
14 48 (2.58%) Sun
15 45 (2.42%) Atlassian
15 45 (2.42%) ServiceNow
16 44 (2.37%) Google
17 41 (2.21%) EMC
18 36 (1.94%) Citrix
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