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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 120 148 124
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Contract jobs citing Perl 985 802 873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.93% 1.56% 1.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.03% 4.13% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 496 573
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 10
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £26.00 £19.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £44.50 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
19596 19429 18883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.34% 37.73% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13619 12827 12478
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 417 451
Median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.00 £18.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 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 2 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 2 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 +26 609 £475 -2.56% 122
South East -23 156 £425 +21.42% 65
North East +16 67 £305 +9.66% 2
South West +3 53 £425 -5.55% 22
Yorkshire +18 37 £425 +7.59% 20
East of England -2 26 £363 +20.83% 29
North West -28 14 £425 - 18
West Midlands -18 10 £315 +5.00% 9
East Midlands -4 7 £370 -7.50% 4
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 1129 (64.44%) Linux
2 980 (55.94%) Python
3 839 (47.89%) Unix
4 626 (35.73%) Java
5 518 (29.57%) Bash Shell
6 511 (29.17%) SQL
7 483 (27.57%) Oracle
8 465 (26.54%) Windows
9 460 (26.26%) Puppet
10 426 (24.32%) DevOps
11 425 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
12 422 (24.09%) Shell Script
13 389 (22.20%) Finance
14 388 (22.15%) Red Hat
15 362 (20.66%) Ruby
16 317 (18.09%) C++
17 306 (17.47%) Configuration Management
18 295 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 279 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
20 278 (15.87%) Apache
21 274 (15.64%) VMware
22 265 (15.13%) Opscode Chef
23 253 (14.44%) Jenkins
23 253 (14.44%) MySQL
24 247 (14.10%) TCP/IP
25 241 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
26 240 (13.70%) JavaScript
27 232 (13.24%) Banking
28 231 (13.18%) Git (software)
29 230 (13.13%) PHP

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 (15.87%) Apache
2 174 (9.93%) Tomcat
3 110 (6.28%) JBoss
4 109 (6.22%) WebLogic
5 91 (5.19%) WebSphere
6 87 (4.97%) OpenStack
7 80 (4.57%) Confluence
8 76 (4.34%) IIS
9 61 (3.48%) Node.js
10 58 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
11 52 (2.97%) nginx
12 35 (2.00%) SAS
13 25 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
14 22 (1.26%) MQSeries
15 21 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
16 20 (1.14%) CMS
17 19 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 17 (0.97%) Apache Pig
19 13 (0.74%) Apache Solr
19 13 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 61 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.86%) HipChat
3 13 (0.74%) MS Office
3 13 (0.74%) SPSS
4 11 (0.63%) Stata
5 10 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.11%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Simulink
8 1 (0.057%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.057%) Weka
Business Applications
1 9 (0.51%) OpenText MBPM
2 8 (0.46%) ION MarketView
2 8 (0.46%) Markit EDM
2 8 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.40%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 5 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.23%) BigMachines
5 4 (0.23%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.17%) Global One
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.11%) RMDS
8 1 (0.057%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.057%) CSG Singleview
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.057%) Magento
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.057%) SAP PSCD
8 1 (0.057%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.057%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 279 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 32 (1.83%) GitHub
5 26 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (1.43%) SaaS
7 22 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (1.03%) PaaS
9 14 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.57%) Google App Engine
10 10 (0.57%) IaaS
11 7 (0.40%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.34%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.23%) SoftLayer
13 4 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 2 (0.11%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
15 2 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 247 (14.10%) TCP/IP
2 189 (10.79%) DNS
3 168 (9.59%) HTTP
4 167 (9.53%) SSL
5 145 (8.28%) SAN
6 135 (7.71%) Firewall
6 135 (7.71%) LDAP
7 71 (4.05%) Internet
8 57 (3.25%) VPN
9 47 (2.68%) FTP
10 45 (2.57%) SMTP
11 43 (2.45%) DHCP
12 42 (2.40%) NAS
13 38 (2.17%) SSH
14 37 (2.11%) iSCSI
15 35 (2.00%) LAN
15 35 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
16 34 (1.94%) WAN
17 32 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
18 31 (1.77%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (14.44%) MySQL
2 161 (9.19%) Relational Database
3 160 (9.13%) SQL Server
4 138 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
5 92 (5.25%) Oracle Database
6 86 (4.91%) MongoDB
7 63 (3.60%) Hadoop
8 61 (3.48%) DB2
9 60 (3.42%) NoSQL
9 60 (3.42%) RDBMS
10 56 (3.20%) Big Data
11 42 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
12 34 (1.94%) Redis
13 32 (1.83%) OLTP
14 28 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (1.43%) Jackrabbit
16 21 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
17 19 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
18 18 (1.03%) Apache Hive
19 17 (0.97%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 253 (14.44%) Jenkins
2 231 (13.18%) Git (software)
3 157 (8.96%) JIRA
4 131 (7.48%) Subversion
5 92 (5.25%) Maven
6 66 (3.77%) ClearCase
7 62 (3.54%) Selenium
8 61 (3.48%) TeamCity
9 54 (3.08%) Ant
10 37 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 37 (2.11%) Hudson
11 34 (1.94%) Vagrant
12 32 (1.83%) Gradle
13 31 (1.77%) Artifactory
13 31 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
14 30 (1.71%) Gerrit
15 27 (1.54%) Cucumber
15 27 (1.54%) Eclipse
16 25 (1.43%) Mockito
17 24 (1.37%) SonarQube
General
1 389 (22.20%) Finance
2 232 (13.24%) Banking
3 67 (3.82%) Investment Banking
4 60 (3.42%) Front Office
5 51 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 31 (1.77%) Games
7 29 (1.66%) Retail
8 21 (1.20%) Back Office
9 17 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.74%) Marketing
11 12 (0.68%) Electronics
11 12 (0.68%) Publishing
12 11 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.46%) Advertising
14 7 (0.40%) Legal
15 5 (0.29%) Avionics
16 4 (0.23%) French Language
17 3 (0.17%) Military
18 2 (0.11%) Billing
18 2 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 398 (22.72%) Developer
2 246 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 215 (12.27%) Linux Engineer
4 154 (8.79%) Administrator
5 116 (6.62%) Analyst
6 93 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
7 86 (4.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 84 (4.79%) Architect
9 79 (4.51%) Java Developer
10 78 (4.45%) Unix Engineer
11 72 (4.11%) Oracle Developer
12 71 (4.05%) Applications Support
12 71 (4.05%) C++ Developer
12 71 (4.05%) Support Engineer
13 67 (3.82%) Consultant
14 60 (3.42%) Linux Administrator
15 59 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
16 58 (3.31%) Unix Administrator
17 56 (3.20%) Support Analyst
18 54 (3.08%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (11.42%) HTML
2 164 (9.36%) Web Services
3 156 (8.90%) .NET
4 147 (8.39%) CSS
5 124 (7.08%) LAMP
6 103 (5.88%) XML
7 102 (5.82%) J2EE
8 79 (4.51%) Middleware
9 78 (4.45%) JSON
10 71 (4.05%) Ajax
11 69 (3.94%) REST
12 55 (3.14%) LAPP Stack
12 55 (3.14%) STL
13 47 (2.68%) AngularJS
14 46 (2.63%) HTML5
15 44 (2.51%) CSS3
16 41 (2.34%) jQuery
17 40 (2.28%) RabbitMQ
18 39 (2.23%) Spring
19 38 (2.17%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 110 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (5.54%) Clustering
3 80 (4.57%) Data Centre
4 68 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 64 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 63 (3.60%) Equities
7 47 (2.68%) Derivative
7 47 (2.68%) Management Information System
8 35 (2.00%) Fixed Income
9 32 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.60%) Fintech
11 27 (1.54%) HACMP
12 25 (1.43%) Replication
12 25 (1.43%) Wiki
13 23 (1.31%) Statistics
14 22 (1.26%) DataPower
15 21 (1.20%) PKI
16 18 (1.03%) Internet of Things
17 17 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
18 16 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1129 (64.44%) Linux
2 839 (47.89%) Unix
3 465 (26.54%) Windows
4 295 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 200 (11.42%) Solaris
6 154 (8.79%) Windows Server
7 146 (8.33%) AIX
8 112 (6.39%) CentOS
9 57 (3.25%) Ubuntu
10 53 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (2.40%) Debian
12 39 (2.23%) SUSE
12 39 (2.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 38 (2.17%) Mac OS X
13 38 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
14 24 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (1.03%) HPUX
16 16 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (0.86%) Mac OS X Server
18 11 (0.63%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (24.32%) DevOps
2 425 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (17.47%) Configuration Management
4 241 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
5 190 (10.84%) ITIL
6 170 (9.70%) OO
7 149 (8.50%) Open Source
8 133 (7.59%) High Availability
9 130 (7.42%) Software Engineering
10 102 (5.82%) Migration
11 101 (5.76%) Scrum
12 88 (5.02%) SDLC
13 86 (4.91%) Release Management
14 82 (4.68%) TDD
15 79 (4.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 79 (4.51%) Load Balancing
16 78 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
17 74 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
18 73 (4.17%) Change Management
19 70 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 980 (55.94%) Python
2 626 (35.73%) Java
3 518 (29.57%) Bash Shell
4 511 (29.17%) SQL
5 422 (24.09%) Shell Script
6 362 (20.66%) Ruby
7 317 (18.09%) C++
8 240 (13.70%) JavaScript
9 230 (13.13%) PHP
10 229 (13.07%) C
11 180 (10.27%) PowerShell
12 169 (9.65%) C#
13 119 (6.79%) Korn
14 89 (5.08%) PL/SQL
15 57 (3.25%) VB
16 50 (2.85%) AWK
17 37 (2.11%) sed
18 36 (2.05%) Scala
19 25 (1.43%) Bourne shell
20 24 (1.37%) Jython
Qualifications
1 211 (12.04%) Security Cleared
2 134 (7.65%) SC Cleared
3 94 (5.37%) Degree
4 43 (2.45%) DV Cleared
5 25 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (1.37%) RHCE
7 20 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 19 (1.08%) AWS Certification
9 18 (1.03%) CCNP
10 12 (0.68%) CCNA
10 12 (0.68%) ISTQB
10 12 (0.68%) RHCSA
11 11 (0.63%) CISSP
12 10 (0.57%) AAT
13 9 (0.51%) GIAC
14 8 (0.46%) ISEB
15 7 (0.40%) CEH
15 7 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.40%) Sun Certification
15 7 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.57%) QA
2 33 (1.88%) SLA
3 20 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 17 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.46%) MiFID
6 7 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.23%) WCAG
9 3 (0.17%) WAI
10 2 (0.11%) GPG13
10 2 (0.11%) SDET
11 1 (0.057%) COBIT
11 1 (0.057%) DO-254
11 1 (0.057%) ISO27002
System Software
1 169 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 109 (6.22%) Docker
4 73 (4.17%) NFS
5 69 (3.94%) Samba
6 52 (2.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 51 (2.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 49 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
9 45 (2.57%) vSphere
10 36 (2.05%) KVM
11 29 (1.66%) Veritas File System
12 28 (1.60%) Squid
13 27 (1.54%) VMware ESX
14 21 (1.20%) vCloud
15 17 (0.97%) Xen
16 13 (0.74%) GlusterFS
16 13 (0.74%) iptables
16 13 (0.74%) qmail
17 12 (0.68%) Hyper-V
17 12 (0.68%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 460 (26.26%) Puppet
2 265 (15.13%) Opscode Chef
3 194 (11.07%) Ansible
4 133 (7.59%) Nagios
5 60 (3.42%) logstash
6 53 (3.03%) Salt
7 52 (2.97%) Tivoli
8 51 (2.91%) Kibana
9 50 (2.85%) ZABBIX
10 49 (2.80%) Cacti
11 45 (2.57%) HAProxy
12 37 (2.11%) Control-M
13 36 (2.05%) Graphite
14 33 (1.88%) Grafana
15 30 (1.71%) Uchiwa
16 25 (1.43%) ITRS Geneos
17 21 (1.20%) Netcool
18 20 (1.14%) Ganglia
18 20 (1.14%) Kubernetes
18 20 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 483 (27.57%) Oracle
2 388 (22.15%) Red Hat
3 274 (15.64%) VMware
4 133 (7.59%) IBM
5 131 (7.48%) HP
6 120 (6.85%) Microsoft
7 108 (6.16%) Veritas
8 90 (5.14%) Cisco
9 88 (5.02%) Sybase
10 81 (4.62%) Informatica
11 77 (4.39%) Splunk
12 65 (3.71%) Sun
13 45 (2.57%) F5
14 43 (2.45%) BMC
14 43 (2.45%) CA
15 38 (2.17%) Atlassian
16 36 (2.05%) Pega
17 35 (2.00%) NetApp
18 31 (1.77%) EMC
19 29 (1.66%) BEA
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + depending experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £60 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £0.00 - £1 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £470 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: £55 - £60 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: £55 - £60 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Rate: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago