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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 134 139 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Perl 887 861 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.91% 1.72% 1.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 4.41% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 533 630
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £38.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
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
18956 19533 19628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.85% 39.02% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13150 13430 13547
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 503 402
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +4 509 £475 - 97
South East +50 132 £380 +8.18% 45
North East +14 61 £340 +11.47% 2
North West +18 49 £405 +2.40% 42
East of England -12 49 £400 -3.03% 27
South West -11 32 £488 +21.87% 27
Yorkshire +3 27 £425 - 9
West Midlands -58 15 £383 -4.31%
Midlands +1 2 £500 +12.35%
East Midlands -30 1 - - 5
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1155 (66.00%) Linux
2 942 (53.83%) Python
3 842 (48.11%) Unix
4 615 (35.14%) Java
5 494 (28.23%) DevOps
6 493 (28.17%) Oracle
7 491 (28.06%) Bash Shell
8 487 (27.83%) Puppet
9 466 (26.63%) SQL
9 466 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
10 435 (24.86%) Windows
11 388 (22.17%) Red Hat
12 343 (19.60%) Ruby
13 334 (19.09%) Apache
14 324 (18.51%) Jenkins
15 312 (17.83%) Finance
16 308 (17.60%) Shell Script
17 303 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
18 300 (17.14%) Configuration Management
19 296 (16.91%) VMware
20 295 (16.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 281 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
22 267 (15.26%) Ansible
23 258 (14.74%) C++
24 256 (14.63%) MySQL
25 254 (14.51%) Git (software)
26 252 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
27 249 (14.23%) JavaScript
28 238 (13.60%) TCP/IP
29 232 (13.26%) 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
1 334 (19.09%) Apache
2 232 (13.26%) Tomcat
3 139 (7.94%) WebLogic
4 124 (7.09%) WebSphere
5 91 (5.20%) JBoss
6 89 (5.09%) nginx
7 87 (4.97%) OpenStack
8 71 (4.06%) Confluence
9 65 (3.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 60 (3.43%) IIS
11 37 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
12 36 (2.06%) WebSphere Portal
13 31 (1.77%) Apache Spark
13 31 (1.77%) FileNet
14 28 (1.60%) Apache Pig
14 28 (1.60%) Apache Solr
14 28 (1.60%) Mule ESB
14 28 (1.60%) WebLogic Portal
15 27 (1.54%) Jetty
16 25 (1.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 58 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.09%) MS Office
2 19 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.17%) CATIA
5 3 (0.17%) Simulink
5 3 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.057%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.57%) OpenText MBPM
2 10 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 9 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.40%) Summit
5 6 (0.34%) Relativity
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.11%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.11%) Orchestrade
7 2 (0.11%) Ringtail
7 2 (0.11%) RMDS
7 2 (0.11%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 1 (0.057%) Exstream
8 1 (0.057%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.057%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 252 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (2.74%) PaaS
4 39 (2.23%) SaaS
5 36 (2.06%) GitHub
6 35 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
7 34 (1.94%) IaaS
8 31 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (1.60%) Amazon S3
10 24 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 22 (1.26%) OpenShift
12 13 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
12 13 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
13 12 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
16 6 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
16 6 (0.34%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 238 (13.60%) TCP/IP
2 196 (11.20%) DNS
3 174 (9.94%) Firewall
4 164 (9.37%) LDAP
5 122 (6.97%) SSL
6 118 (6.74%) HTTP
7 84 (4.80%) Internet
7 84 (4.80%) SAN
8 70 (4.00%) VPN
9 45 (2.57%) SSH
10 41 (2.34%) Reverse Proxy
11 37 (2.11%) WAN
12 36 (2.06%) SNMP
13 34 (1.94%) SMTP
14 32 (1.83%) DHCP
15 31 (1.77%) Kerberos
16 30 (1.71%) X.509
17 27 (1.54%) Network Security
18 26 (1.49%) DMZ
18 26 (1.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (14.63%) MySQL
2 159 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 151 (8.63%) SQL Server
4 134 (7.66%) Relational Database
5 130 (7.43%) NoSQL
6 106 (6.06%) Oracle Database
7 103 (5.89%) Hadoop
8 98 (5.60%) Big Data
9 81 (4.63%) MongoDB
10 67 (3.83%) DB2
11 50 (2.86%) RDBMS
12 44 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
14 33 (1.89%) Apache Hive
14 33 (1.89%) OLTP
15 30 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
16 29 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
17 28 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
18 25 (1.43%) HBase
19 23 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 324 (18.51%) Jenkins
2 254 (14.51%) Git (software)
3 133 (7.60%) JIRA
4 125 (7.14%) Subversion
5 80 (4.57%) TeamCity
6 69 (3.94%) Ant
7 61 (3.49%) Maven
8 60 (3.43%) Sonatype Nexus
9 53 (3.03%) Gerrit
9 53 (3.03%) Selenium
10 50 (2.86%) ClearCase
11 44 (2.51%) SonarQube
12 42 (2.40%) Cucumber
13 40 (2.29%) Hudson
13 40 (2.29%) JUnit
13 40 (2.29%) Vagrant
14 35 (2.00%) GitLab
14 35 (2.00%) Mercurial
15 33 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 28 (1.60%) Gradle
General
1 312 (17.83%) Finance
2 170 (9.71%) Banking
3 45 (2.57%) Retail
4 43 (2.46%) Investment Banking
5 40 (2.29%) Front Office
6 33 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 32 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.20%) Law
9 18 (1.03%) Back Office
10 16 (0.91%) Advertising
11 11 (0.63%) Military
12 10 (0.57%) Electronics
13 8 (0.46%) Marketing
14 7 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.40%) Publishing
15 6 (0.34%) Games
16 5 (0.29%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.23%) Legal
18 3 (0.17%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 361 (20.63%) Developer
2 313 (17.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 211 (12.06%) Administrator
4 166 (9.49%) Linux Engineer
5 142 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 111 (6.34%) Linux Administrator
7 99 (5.66%) Analyst
7 99 (5.66%) C++ Developer
8 91 (5.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 90 (5.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 75 (4.29%) Consultant
11 74 (4.23%) Java Developer
12 73 (4.17%) Support Engineer
13 65 (3.71%) Unix Engineer
14 62 (3.54%) Applications Support
15 59 (3.37%) Architect
16 53 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
17 52 (2.97%) AWS DevOps
18 49 (2.80%) Java Engineer
19 48 (2.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (9.77%) HTML
2 170 (9.71%) Web Services
3 143 (8.17%) LAMP
3 143 (8.17%) XML
4 129 (7.37%) .NET
5 126 (7.20%) Middleware
6 115 (6.57%) J2EE
7 112 (6.40%) CSS
8 82 (4.69%) LAPP Stack
9 74 (4.23%) JSON
10 70 (4.00%) STL
11 62 (3.54%) LEMP Stack
11 62 (3.54%) XSLT
12 58 (3.31%) Node.js
12 58 (3.31%) REST
13 55 (3.14%) IBM Integration Bus
14 54 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
15 53 (3.03%) jQuery
16 50 (2.86%) Regular Expression
17 42 (2.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 106 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 105 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (3.20%) Clustering
4 47 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 43 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 36 (2.06%) Replication
7 31 (1.77%) Virtual Team
8 29 (1.66%) Equities
9 28 (1.60%) Fixed Income
10 26 (1.49%) Derivative
11 25 (1.43%) DataPower
12 22 (1.26%) iSeries
12 22 (1.26%) Visualisation
13 21 (1.20%) Public Cloud
14 20 (1.14%) Client/Server
14 20 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 19 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (1.09%) Mainframe
16 18 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
16 18 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1155 (66.00%) Linux
2 842 (48.11%) Unix
3 435 (24.86%) Windows
4 295 (16.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 195 (11.14%) Solaris
6 149 (8.51%) CentOS
7 143 (8.17%) AIX
8 124 (7.09%) Windows Server
9 102 (5.83%) Ubuntu
10 44 (2.51%) SUSE
11 42 (2.40%) HPUX
12 39 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 35 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
14 29 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
15 27 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (1.49%) Debian
17 16 (0.91%) Android
17 16 (0.91%) Apple iOS
18 14 (0.80%) Mac OS
18 14 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (28.23%) DevOps
2 466 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
3 300 (17.14%) Configuration Management
4 281 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
5 224 (12.80%) ITIL
6 160 (9.14%) Scrum
7 154 (8.80%) Software Engineering
8 138 (7.89%) Open Source
9 129 (7.37%) OO
10 128 (7.31%) Continuous Delivery
11 125 (7.14%) High Availability
12 99 (5.66%) Load Balancing
12 99 (5.66%) SDLC
13 95 (5.43%) Release Management
14 91 (5.20%) Change Management
14 91 (5.20%) TDD
15 87 (4.97%) E-Commerce
16 78 (4.46%) Migration
17 76 (4.34%) Service Management
18 68 (3.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 942 (53.83%) Python
2 615 (35.14%) Java
3 491 (28.06%) Bash Shell
4 466 (26.63%) SQL
5 343 (19.60%) Ruby
6 308 (17.60%) Shell Script
7 258 (14.74%) C++
8 249 (14.23%) JavaScript
9 221 (12.63%) PHP
10 189 (10.80%) C
11 177 (10.11%) PowerShell
12 140 (8.00%) C#
13 84 (4.80%) Korn
14 76 (4.34%) VB
15 64 (3.66%) PL/SQL
16 48 (2.74%) Scala
17 32 (1.83%) Jython
18 26 (1.49%) C-shell
19 24 (1.37%) Go
20 23 (1.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 226 (12.91%) Security Cleared
2 137 (7.83%) SC Cleared
3 70 (4.00%) Degree
4 64 (3.66%) DV Cleared
5 39 (2.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 19 (1.09%) CISSP
7 17 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (0.91%) CCNA
9 15 (0.86%) AWS Certification
10 14 (0.80%) CCNP
10 14 (0.80%) CEH
11 13 (0.74%) RHCE
12 12 (0.69%) AAT
13 10 (0.57%) GIAC
13 10 (0.57%) RHCSA
14 8 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (0.40%) CISM
15 7 (0.40%) PMP
16 6 (0.34%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.31%) QA
2 22 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 17 (0.97%) SLA
4 16 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
6 11 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.63%) SDET
7 5 (0.29%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.11%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.11%) WCAG
10 1 (0.057%) MiFID
10 1 (0.057%) MISRA
System Software
1 203 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (9.31%) Docker
3 120 (6.86%) Active Directory
4 62 (3.54%) Virtual Machines
5 46 (2.63%) NFS
6 39 (2.23%) Xen
7 35 (2.00%) vSphere
8 28 (1.60%) Samba
9 27 (1.54%) KVM
9 27 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 24 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
11 22 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 21 (1.20%) vCloud
13 20 (1.14%) Apache Flume
13 20 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
14 18 (1.03%) Hyper-V
15 16 (0.91%) VMware ESX
16 15 (0.86%) Squid
16 15 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
17 14 (0.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 487 (27.83%) Puppet
2 303 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
3 267 (15.26%) Ansible
4 111 (6.34%) Nagios
5 63 (3.60%) Tivoli
6 52 (2.97%) Kibana
7 51 (2.91%) Control-M
7 51 (2.91%) HAProxy
8 50 (2.86%) ZABBIX
9 49 (2.80%) logstash
10 48 (2.74%) HP SiteScope
11 41 (2.34%) Salt
12 40 (2.29%) Terraform
13 29 (1.66%) Kubernetes
14 24 (1.37%) MOM
15 22 (1.26%) ITRS Geneos
16 21 (1.20%) SCOM
17 14 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 13 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
18 13 (0.74%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 493 (28.17%) Oracle
2 388 (22.17%) Red Hat
3 296 (16.91%) VMware
4 152 (8.69%) Microsoft
5 140 (8.00%) HP
5 140 (8.00%) IBM
6 97 (5.54%) Splunk
7 62 (3.54%) Sun
8 53 (3.03%) Atlassian
9 48 (2.74%) EMC
10 46 (2.63%) Cisco
11 45 (2.57%) CA
11 45 (2.57%) Informatica
12 41 (2.34%) Sybase
13 37 (2.11%) Veritas
14 36 (2.06%) SaltStack
15 32 (1.83%) BMC
15 32 (1.83%) F5
16 28 (1.60%) ServiceNow
17 27 (1.54%) Google
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