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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
UK / England
Rank 147 151 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Perl 694 747 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.70% 1.61% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.21% 4.12% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 460 539
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 10
Median hourly rate £47.00 £38.75 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.29% +8.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £29.64 £27.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%

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
16492 18128 17555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.42% 38.98% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11360 12393 11937
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 488 384
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.05 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.39 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +22 415 £475 - 103
South East +4 90 £410 +17.14% 47
North East +15 45 £343 +5.38% 2
North West +23 39 £400 - 16
East of England -20 32 £430 +4.24% 21
South West +7 27 £488 +31.75% 15
Yorkshire -24 19 £363 -19.44% 6
West Midlands -27 18 £450 +12.50% 5
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 1056 (65.43%) Linux
2 914 (56.63%) Python
3 760 (47.09%) Unix
4 563 (34.88%) Java
5 465 (28.81%) Bash Shell
6 455 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
7 439 (27.20%) DevOps
8 434 (26.89%) SQL
9 430 (26.64%) Oracle
10 410 (25.40%) Puppet
11 385 (23.85%) Windows
12 340 (21.07%) Red Hat
13 314 (19.45%) Ruby
14 310 (19.21%) Jenkins
15 284 (17.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 275 (17.04%) Apache
17 274 (16.98%) Opscode Chef
18 270 (16.73%) Finance
19 268 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
20 264 (16.36%) Shell Script
20 264 (16.36%) Configuration Management
21 263 (16.29%) Ansible
22 244 (15.12%) Git (software)
23 237 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
24 230 (14.25%) C++
25 229 (14.19%) TCP/IP
26 226 (14.00%) VMware
27 218 (13.51%) JavaScript
28 201 (12.45%) Tomcat
29 200 (12.39%) MySQL

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
1 275 (17.04%) Apache
2 201 (12.45%) Tomcat
3 126 (7.81%) WebLogic
4 101 (6.26%) WebSphere
5 95 (5.89%) nginx
6 80 (4.96%) JBoss
7 67 (4.15%) OpenStack
8 62 (3.84%) Confluence
9 58 (3.59%) WebSphere Application Server
10 54 (3.35%) IIS
11 39 (2.42%) Apache Spark
11 39 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
12 33 (2.04%) Apache Pig
13 26 (1.61%) Apache Solr
13 26 (1.61%) Jetty
14 24 (1.49%) Mule ESB
15 23 (1.43%) WildFly
16 22 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 21 (1.30%) FileNet
17 21 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 49 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.74%) MS Office
4 10 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.25%) SPSS
7 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.062%) InDesign
8 1 (0.062%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (0.62%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 10 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.43%) Summit
5 5 (0.31%) OpenText MBPM
6 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.19%) Relativity
6 3 (0.19%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.12%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.12%) Orchestrade
7 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Ringtail
7 2 (0.12%) RMDS
7 2 (0.12%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 1 (0.062%) assyst
8 1 (0.062%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 237 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.85%) PaaS
4 40 (2.48%) GitHub
5 36 (2.23%) SaaS
6 35 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
7 34 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (2.04%) Amazon S3
8 33 (2.04%) IaaS
9 25 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 24 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
11 22 (1.36%) OpenShift
12 17 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 15 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
15 11 (0.68%) Google Analytics
16 10 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 8 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
17 8 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
17 8 (0.50%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 229 (14.19%) TCP/IP
2 188 (11.65%) DNS
3 156 (9.67%) Firewall
4 142 (8.80%) LDAP
5 124 (7.68%) SSL
6 119 (7.37%) HTTP
7 74 (4.58%) Internet
8 61 (3.78%) SAN
9 55 (3.41%) VPN
10 46 (2.85%) SSH
11 37 (2.29%) Reverse Proxy
12 33 (2.04%) DHCP
12 33 (2.04%) Kerberos
12 33 (2.04%) SMTP
13 30 (1.86%) SNMP
14 27 (1.67%) WAN
15 24 (1.49%) LAN
16 23 (1.43%) X.509
17 20 (1.24%) FTP
17 20 (1.24%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (12.39%) MySQL
2 139 (8.61%) NoSQL
3 134 (8.30%) PostgreSQL
4 131 (8.12%) Relational Database
5 124 (7.68%) SQL Server
6 110 (6.82%) Hadoop
6 110 (6.82%) Oracle Database
7 106 (6.57%) Big Data
8 77 (4.77%) MongoDB
9 55 (3.41%) RDBMS
10 52 (3.22%) DB2
11 47 (2.91%) Apache Hive
12 42 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
14 30 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
14 30 (1.86%) OLTP
15 29 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
15 29 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
16 23 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
17 20 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 310 (19.21%) Jenkins
2 244 (15.12%) Git (software)
3 113 (7.00%) JIRA
4 102 (6.32%) Subversion
5 70 (4.34%) TeamCity
6 69 (4.28%) Ant
7 67 (4.15%) Selenium
8 61 (3.78%) Cucumber
9 52 (3.22%) Sonatype Nexus
10 50 (3.10%) Maven
11 43 (2.66%) Gerrit
12 40 (2.48%) Hudson
13 39 (2.42%) ClearCase
14 37 (2.29%) JUnit
15 35 (2.17%) Vagrant
16 33 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 31 (1.92%) Mercurial
17 31 (1.92%) SonarQube
18 30 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (1.67%) GitLab
General
1 270 (16.73%) Finance
2 154 (9.54%) Banking
3 52 (3.22%) Front Office
4 46 (2.85%) Investment Banking
5 39 (2.42%) Retail
6 24 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 16 (0.99%) Law
9 13 (0.81%) Advertising
9 13 (0.81%) Back Office
10 12 (0.74%) Military
11 10 (0.62%) Electronics
11 10 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.62%) Marketing
12 6 (0.37%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.31%) Avionics
14 4 (0.25%) Games
14 4 (0.25%) Legal
14 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 357 (22.12%) Developer
2 269 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 187 (11.59%) Administrator
4 130 (8.05%) Linux Engineer
5 121 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
6 97 (6.01%) Linux Administrator
7 95 (5.89%) C++ Developer
8 92 (5.70%) Analyst
9 77 (4.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 77 (4.77%) Support Engineer
10 75 (4.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 70 (4.34%) Architect
11 70 (4.34%) Consultant
12 68 (4.21%) Java Developer
13 67 (4.15%) Unix Engineer
14 57 (3.53%) Applications Support
15 55 (3.41%) AWS Engineer
16 54 (3.35%) Software Engineer
17 53 (3.28%) AWS DevOps
18 49 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (9.42%) HTML
2 146 (9.05%) Web Services
3 116 (7.19%) .NET
3 116 (7.19%) Middleware
4 111 (6.88%) LAMP
5 109 (6.75%) XML
6 98 (6.07%) J2EE
7 89 (5.51%) CSS
8 67 (4.15%) JSON
9 65 (4.03%) STL
10 64 (3.97%) jQuery
10 64 (3.97%) LAPP Stack
11 55 (3.41%) LEMP Stack
11 55 (3.41%) Node.js
12 52 (3.22%) REST
13 50 (3.10%) Regular Expression
14 47 (2.91%) XSLT
15 42 (2.60%) JMS
16 41 (2.54%) WebSphere MQ
17 38 (2.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 105 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.96%) Data Centre
3 48 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 47 (2.91%) Clustering
5 40 (2.48%) Derivative
6 32 (1.98%) Replication
7 31 (1.92%) Equities
7 31 (1.92%) Fixed Income
8 30 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 29 (1.80%) Management Information System
10 28 (1.73%) Virtual Team
11 26 (1.61%) Visualisation
12 23 (1.43%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.36%) Algorithms
13 22 (1.36%) DataPower
14 18 (1.12%) Mainframe
15 17 (1.05%) Fintech
15 17 (1.05%) Public Cloud
16 16 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
16 16 (0.99%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1056 (65.43%) Linux
2 760 (47.09%) Unix
3 385 (23.85%) Windows
4 284 (17.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 153 (9.48%) Solaris
6 135 (8.36%) CentOS
7 128 (7.93%) AIX
8 91 (5.64%) Ubuntu
8 91 (5.64%) Windows Server
9 44 (2.73%) SUSE
10 37 (2.29%) Oracle Linux
11 32 (1.98%) HPUX
12 24 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 19 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (1.05%) Debian
15 17 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (0.87%) Android
17 13 (0.81%) Apple iOS
17 13 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (27.20%) DevOps
3 268 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
4 264 (16.36%) Configuration Management
5 172 (10.66%) ITIL
6 165 (10.22%) Scrum
7 156 (9.67%) Software Engineering
8 138 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 137 (8.49%) Open Source
10 135 (8.36%) High Availability
11 124 (7.68%) OO
12 91 (5.64%) Change Management
12 91 (5.64%) SDLC
13 90 (5.58%) Load Balancing
14 87 (5.39%) E-Commerce
15 80 (4.96%) TDD
16 73 (4.52%) Migration
17 70 (4.34%) Performance Tuning
18 67 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
19 66 (4.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 914 (56.63%) Python
2 563 (34.88%) Java
3 465 (28.81%) Bash Shell
4 434 (26.89%) SQL
5 314 (19.45%) Ruby
6 264 (16.36%) Shell Script
7 230 (14.25%) C++
8 218 (13.51%) JavaScript
9 196 (12.14%) PHP
10 192 (11.90%) C
11 161 (9.98%) PowerShell
12 131 (8.12%) C#
13 89 (5.51%) Korn
14 60 (3.72%) VB
15 58 (3.59%) Scala
16 55 (3.41%) PL/SQL
17 31 (1.92%) Go
18 26 (1.61%) Groovy
18 26 (1.61%) VBScript
19 23 (1.43%) Jython
Qualifications
1 188 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 111 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 70 (4.34%) DV Cleared
4 57 (3.53%) Degree
5 20 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 19 (1.18%) AWS Certification
7 16 (0.99%) CISSP
8 13 (0.81%) CEH
9 11 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.62%) GIAC
10 10 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.56%) CCNA
11 9 (0.56%) CCNP
12 6 (0.37%) RHCSA
12 6 (0.37%) RHCT
13 5 (0.31%) RHCE
13 5 (0.31%) VCDX
14 4 (0.25%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.25%) GCFA
14 4 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.72%) QA
2 27 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.05%) SLA
4 10 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.56%) SDET
6 8 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.25%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.12%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.12%) MiFID
9 2 (0.12%) WCAG
10 1 (0.062%) MISRA
System Software
1 167 (10.35%) Docker
2 157 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (5.27%) Active Directory
4 66 (4.09%) Virtual Machines
5 49 (3.04%) NFS
6 32 (1.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 29 (1.80%) vSphere
8 28 (1.73%) Xen
9 27 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 22 (1.36%) Samba
12 20 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
13 18 (1.12%) KVM
13 18 (1.12%) Squid
13 18 (1.12%) vCloud
14 16 (0.99%) Apache Flume
14 16 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
15 13 (0.81%) iptables
16 12 (0.74%) Hyper-V
16 12 (0.74%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 410 (25.40%) Puppet
2 274 (16.98%) Opscode Chef
3 263 (16.29%) Ansible
4 104 (6.44%) Nagios
5 60 (3.72%) Kibana
6 50 (3.10%) logstash
7 48 (2.97%) HAProxy
8 46 (2.85%) ZABBIX
9 45 (2.79%) Tivoli
10 43 (2.66%) Terraform
11 41 (2.54%) Salt
12 40 (2.48%) Control-M
12 40 (2.48%) HP SiteScope
13 30 (1.86%) Kubernetes
14 26 (1.61%) ITRS Geneos
15 16 (0.99%) Grafana
15 16 (0.99%) Oracle ZFS
16 14 (0.87%) SCOM
17 13 (0.81%) Hadoop YARN
18 11 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 430 (26.64%) Oracle
2 340 (21.07%) Red Hat
3 226 (14.00%) VMware
4 124 (7.68%) IBM
5 119 (7.37%) Microsoft
6 116 (7.19%) HP
7 94 (5.82%) Splunk
8 59 (3.66%) Sun
9 53 (3.28%) Sybase
10 48 (2.97%) Atlassian
11 47 (2.91%) Cisco
12 46 (2.85%) Informatica
13 39 (2.42%) Google
14 37 (2.29%) EMC
14 37 (2.29%) Veritas
15 34 (2.11%) CA
16 29 (1.80%) SaltStack
17 26 (1.61%) SAP
18 22 (1.36%) F5
19 21 (1.30%) Tableau
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TDA Group
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