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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 114 139 119
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Contract jobs citing Perl 1013 810 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.05% 1.64% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.30% 4.34% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 514 537
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 9
Median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.35 £22.04 £25.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.00 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
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
19102 18681 17982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.73% 37.89% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13327 12560 12043
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 418 386 425
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.45 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.88% +2.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.36 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +19 608 £475 - 140
South East -13 161 £425 +13.33% 60
North East +16 83 £310 +13.34% 6
South West +6 52 £425 -5.55% 19
Yorkshire +22 43 £430 +12.41% 22
East of England -7 24 £438 +34.61% 22
West Midlands +5 18 £320 +6.66% 8
North West -55 15 £475 +15.15% 13
East Midlands -3 5 £415 -2.35% 4
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Perl.

1 1206 (67.64%) Linux
2 970 (54.40%) Python
3 873 (48.96%) Unix
4 633 (35.50%) Java
5 529 (29.67%) SQL
6 512 (28.72%) Bash Shell
7 511 (28.66%) Windows
8 489 (27.43%) Puppet
9 483 (27.09%) DevOps
10 460 (25.80%) Oracle
11 429 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
12 405 (22.71%) Shell Script
13 403 (22.60%) Red Hat
14 388 (21.76%) Ruby
15 370 (20.75%) Finance
16 325 (18.23%) Configuration Management
17 311 (17.44%) Amazon AWS
18 302 (16.94%) C++
19 297 (16.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 293 (16.43%) Opscode Chef
21 279 (15.65%) VMware
22 278 (15.59%) Apache
23 275 (15.42%) Jenkins
24 262 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
25 254 (14.25%) MySQL
25 254 (14.25%) TCP/IP
26 248 (13.91%) JavaScript
27 227 (12.73%) Ansible
28 225 (12.62%) Security Cleared
29 223 (12.51%) Git (software)

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
1 278 (15.59%) Apache
2 177 (9.93%) Tomcat
3 107 (6.00%) JBoss
4 101 (5.66%) WebLogic
5 95 (5.33%) WebSphere
6 93 (5.22%) OpenStack
7 84 (4.71%) IIS
8 74 (4.15%) Confluence
9 63 (3.53%) Node.js
10 59 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
11 56 (3.14%) nginx
12 33 (1.85%) SAS
13 27 (1.51%) IBM HTTP Server
14 23 (1.29%) MQSeries
15 22 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (1.07%) CMS
17 18 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 15 (0.84%) Apache Pig
19 13 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
20 12 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 64 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.79%) MS Office
3 13 (0.73%) SPSS
4 12 (0.67%) Stata
5 11 (0.62%) HipChat
6 9 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.11%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Simulink
9 1 (0.056%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.056%) Weka
Business Applications
1 9 (0.50%) ION MarketView
2 8 (0.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 8 (0.45%) OpenText MBPM
3 7 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.34%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.22%) Global One
7 3 (0.17%) BigMachines
7 3 (0.17%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.11%) RMDS
9 1 (0.056%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.056%) CSG Singleview
9 1 (0.056%) Magento
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.056%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 1 (0.056%) SAP PSCD
9 1 (0.056%) SunGard GMI
9 1 (0.056%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 311 (17.44%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (1.74%) GitHub
4 31 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (1.57%) SaaS
6 24 (1.35%) PaaS
7 23 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (1.07%) IaaS
9 16 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (0.79%) Google App Engine
11 7 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (0.39%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.34%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.17%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.17%) Route 53
13 3 (0.17%) SoftLayer
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 254 (14.25%) TCP/IP
2 205 (11.50%) DNS
3 157 (8.81%) HTTP
4 152 (8.52%) SSL
5 148 (8.30%) Firewall
6 144 (8.08%) LDAP
7 137 (7.68%) SAN
8 60 (3.37%) Internet
9 49 (2.75%) VPN
10 46 (2.58%) FTP
10 46 (2.58%) SMTP
11 43 (2.41%) DHCP
12 38 (2.13%) NAS
12 38 (2.13%) WAN
13 34 (1.91%) iSCSI
13 34 (1.91%) SNMP
14 32 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
14 32 (1.79%) LAN
15 30 (1.68%) Network Security
16 27 (1.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (14.25%) MySQL
2 174 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 156 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 139 (7.80%) PostgreSQL
5 93 (5.22%) Oracle Database
6 83 (4.66%) MongoDB
7 68 (3.81%) DB2
7 68 (3.81%) RDBMS
8 63 (3.53%) Hadoop
9 54 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 52 (2.92%) Big Data
11 41 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
12 34 (1.91%) OLTP
13 32 (1.79%) Redis
14 26 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
16 20 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (0.90%) Apache Hive
17 16 (0.90%) Data Mining
18 15 (0.84%) KDB
Development Applications
1 275 (15.42%) Jenkins
2 223 (12.51%) Git (software)
3 141 (7.91%) JIRA
4 123 (6.90%) Subversion
5 80 (4.49%) Maven
6 67 (3.76%) ClearCase
7 60 (3.37%) TeamCity
8 56 (3.14%) Selenium
9 54 (3.03%) Ant
10 42 (2.36%) Hudson
11 40 (2.24%) Vagrant
12 39 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 36 (2.02%) Artifactory
14 32 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
15 27 (1.51%) Eclipse
15 27 (1.51%) SonarQube
16 26 (1.46%) Gerrit
17 24 (1.35%) ClearQuest
17 24 (1.35%) Cucumber
17 24 (1.35%) Gradle
General
1 370 (20.75%) Finance
2 223 (12.51%) Banking
3 57 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 56 (3.14%) Investment Banking
5 50 (2.80%) Front Office
6 32 (1.79%) Retail
7 26 (1.46%) Games
8 24 (1.35%) Back Office
9 18 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 14 (0.79%) Publishing
11 12 (0.67%) Marketing
12 11 (0.62%) Electronics
13 10 (0.56%) Legal
14 7 (0.39%) Advertising
14 7 (0.39%) Law
15 5 (0.28%) Avionics
16 3 (0.17%) Military
17 2 (0.11%) Billing
17 2 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 387 (21.70%) Developer
2 294 (16.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 233 (13.07%) Linux Engineer
4 159 (8.92%) Administrator
5 125 (7.01%) Analyst
6 109 (6.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 92 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
8 84 (4.71%) Unix Engineer
9 79 (4.43%) Java Developer
10 75 (4.21%) Support Engineer
11 73 (4.09%) Oracle Developer
12 71 (3.98%) Applications Support
13 70 (3.93%) Consultant
14 69 (3.87%) Architect
15 68 (3.81%) C++ Developer
16 63 (3.53%) Linux Administrator
17 61 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
18 59 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
19 58 (3.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
20 56 (3.14%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (10.71%) HTML
2 155 (8.69%) .NET
3 154 (8.64%) Web Services
4 127 (7.12%) LAMP
5 126 (7.07%) CSS
6 107 (6.00%) XML
7 90 (5.05%) J2EE
8 74 (4.15%) Middleware
9 59 (3.31%) JSON
9 59 (3.31%) REST
10 58 (3.25%) LAPP Stack
11 57 (3.20%) STL
12 51 (2.86%) Ajax
13 45 (2.52%) jQuery
14 41 (2.30%) Spring
15 40 (2.24%) Sensu
16 39 (2.19%) AngularJS
17 37 (2.08%) HTML5
17 37 (2.08%) SOAP
18 32 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 108 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (5.78%) Clustering
3 87 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 69 (3.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 56 (3.14%) Equities
5 56 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 47 (2.64%) Computer Science
7 42 (2.36%) Derivative
8 32 (1.79%) Fixed Income
9 27 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (1.51%) Fintech
9 27 (1.51%) HACMP
10 25 (1.40%) DataPower
10 25 (1.40%) Replication
11 23 (1.29%) Public Cloud
12 21 (1.18%) PKI
12 21 (1.18%) Wiki
13 19 (1.07%) Statistics
14 18 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
15 17 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1206 (67.64%) Linux
2 873 (48.96%) Unix
3 511 (28.66%) Windows
4 297 (16.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 178 (9.98%) Solaris
6 173 (9.70%) Windows Server
7 156 (8.75%) AIX
8 115 (6.45%) CentOS
9 61 (3.42%) Ubuntu
10 57 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (2.41%) Debian
12 34 (1.91%) Mac OS X
13 33 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
13 33 (1.85%) SUSE
14 30 (1.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 23 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (0.95%) HPUX
18 16 (0.90%) Windows XP
19 13 (0.73%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (27.09%) DevOps
2 429 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
3 325 (18.23%) Configuration Management
4 262 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
5 207 (11.61%) ITIL
6 148 (8.30%) OO
7 144 (8.08%) Open Source
8 132 (7.40%) Software Engineering
9 119 (6.67%) High Availability
10 98 (5.50%) SDLC
11 96 (5.38%) Migration
12 95 (5.33%) Scrum
13 88 (4.94%) Continuous Delivery
14 85 (4.77%) Release Management
15 81 (4.54%) E-Commerce
16 75 (4.21%) Change Management
17 73 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
18 72 (4.04%) Load Balancing
19 69 (3.87%) Web Operations
20 68 (3.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 970 (54.40%) Python
2 633 (35.50%) Java
3 529 (29.67%) SQL
4 512 (28.72%) Bash Shell
5 405 (22.71%) Shell Script
6 388 (21.76%) Ruby
7 302 (16.94%) C++
8 248 (13.91%) JavaScript
9 220 (12.34%) PHP
10 215 (12.06%) C
11 211 (11.83%) PowerShell
12 167 (9.37%) C#
13 111 (6.23%) Korn
14 90 (5.05%) PL/SQL
15 70 (3.93%) VB
16 38 (2.13%) AWK
17 35 (1.96%) Scala
18 31 (1.74%) Bourne shell
19 25 (1.40%) Tcl
20 24 (1.35%) Jython
Qualifications
1 225 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 139 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 81 (4.54%) Degree
4 48 (2.69%) DV Cleared
5 24 (1.35%) RHCE
6 23 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 20 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.95%) AWS Certification
9 16 (0.90%) CCNP
10 13 (0.73%) CISSP
10 13 (0.73%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.67%) AAT
12 11 (0.62%) RHCSA
13 10 (0.56%) GIAC
14 9 (0.50%) CCNA
15 8 (0.45%) CEH
15 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 7 (0.39%) Sun Certification
16 7 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.13%) QA
2 34 (1.91%) SLA
3 19 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
3 19 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.28%) MiFID
7 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.22%) WCAG
8 3 (0.17%) WAI
9 2 (0.11%) GPG13
10 1 (0.056%) COBIT
10 1 (0.056%) DO-254
10 1 (0.056%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.056%) ISO27002
System Software
1 168 (9.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (7.29%) Active Directory
3 121 (6.79%) Docker
4 64 (3.59%) Samba
5 56 (3.14%) NFS
6 52 (2.92%) vSphere
7 47 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
8 44 (2.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 41 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 39 (2.19%) KVM
11 27 (1.51%) Squid
12 24 (1.35%) VMware ESX
13 23 (1.29%) vCloud
13 23 (1.29%) Xen
14 21 (1.18%) Veritas File System
15 18 (1.01%) Hyper-V
16 13 (0.73%) GlusterFS
16 13 (0.73%) qmail
17 12 (0.67%) iptables
17 12 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 489 (27.43%) Puppet
2 293 (16.43%) Opscode Chef
3 227 (12.73%) Ansible
4 144 (8.08%) Nagios
5 65 (3.65%) logstash
5 65 (3.65%) Tivoli
6 59 (3.31%) Kibana
7 52 (2.92%) Salt
8 49 (2.75%) HAProxy
9 47 (2.64%) Cacti
10 41 (2.30%) ZABBIX
11 37 (2.08%) Graphite
12 34 (1.91%) Control-M
12 34 (1.91%) Grafana
13 30 (1.68%) Uchiwa
14 29 (1.63%) ITRS Geneos
15 28 (1.57%) MOM
16 27 (1.51%) HP SiteScope
17 23 (1.29%) Netcool
17 23 (1.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 460 (25.80%) Oracle
2 403 (22.60%) Red Hat
3 279 (15.65%) VMware
4 140 (7.85%) HP
5 138 (7.74%) IBM
6 137 (7.68%) Microsoft
7 91 (5.10%) Veritas
8 80 (4.49%) Informatica
9 77 (4.32%) Cisco
10 76 (4.26%) Splunk
10 76 (4.26%) Sybase
11 53 (2.97%) CA
12 52 (2.92%) Sun
13 50 (2.80%) BMC
14 48 (2.69%) F5
15 41 (2.30%) Atlassian
16 39 (2.19%) Google
17 32 (1.79%) EMC
17 32 (1.79%) NetApp
17 32 (1.79%) ServiceNow
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East London
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East London
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