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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 126 139 126
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Perl 971 882 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.97% 1.73% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.03% 4.50% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 556 548
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 12
Median hourly rate £42.00 £36.25 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £23.15 £21.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.50 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
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
19293 19598 18151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.18% 38.53% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13434 13342 11961
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 397 397
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +20 555 £485 +2.10% 132
South East -21 157 £415 +16.08% 66
North East +19 94 £315 +18.86%
Yorkshire +28 52 £430 +14.53% 12
South West +11 47 £425 +6.51% 23
East of England -22 23 £438 +25.00% 17
West Midlands -13 21 £343 +14.16% 3
North West -45 17 £475 +26.66% 11
East Midlands 0 5 £410 -3.52% 12
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1278 (69.16%) Linux
2 1010 (54.65%) Python
3 900 (48.70%) Unix
4 637 (34.47%) Java
5 546 (29.55%) SQL
6 544 (29.44%) Windows
7 531 (28.73%) Bash Shell
8 525 (28.41%) DevOps
9 524 (28.35%) Puppet
10 487 (26.35%) Oracle
11 432 (23.38%) Red Hat
12 431 (23.32%) Ruby
13 419 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
14 408 (22.08%) Shell Script
15 386 (20.89%) Finance
16 345 (18.67%) Configuration Management
17 332 (17.97%) Amazon AWS
18 329 (17.80%) Opscode Chef
19 306 (16.56%) VMware
20 304 (16.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 292 (15.80%) Jenkins
22 286 (15.48%) C++
23 284 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
24 278 (15.04%) Apache
25 275 (14.88%) MySQL
26 274 (14.83%) ITIL
27 258 (13.96%) Ansible
28 254 (13.74%) TCP/IP
29 240 (12.99%) JavaScript
29 240 (12.99%) 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
1 278 (15.04%) Apache
2 176 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 98 (5.30%) OpenStack
4 97 (5.25%) JBoss
5 94 (5.09%) WebLogic
6 92 (4.98%) WebSphere
7 77 (4.17%) IIS
8 62 (3.35%) Confluence
9 58 (3.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 57 (3.08%) nginx
11 34 (1.84%) SAS
12 25 (1.35%) MQSeries
13 24 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
14 23 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
15 19 (1.03%) Apache Pig
16 18 (0.97%) CMS
17 16 (0.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 15 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
19 14 (0.76%) Apache Spark
20 12 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 67 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.76%) SPSS
3 13 (0.70%) MS Office
4 12 (0.65%) Stata
5 9 (0.49%) HipChat
6 6 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.16%) Simulink
8 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.054%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.054%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.054%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (0.54%) ION MarketView
1 10 (0.54%) OpenText MBPM
2 9 (0.49%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 7 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.22%) Global One
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.16%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.16%) Relativity
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.054%) Magento
8 1 (0.054%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.054%) RMDS
8 1 (0.054%) SAP PSCD
8 1 (0.054%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.054%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 332 (17.97%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (1.79%) GitHub
5 31 (1.68%) SaaS
6 30 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
7 29 (1.57%) PaaS
8 28 (1.52%) IaaS
9 21 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (1.03%) Google App Engine
11 10 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (0.43%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.38%) OpenShift
13 7 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.32%) Route 53
15 5 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 5 (0.27%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.27%) Google Apps
16 3 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 254 (13.74%) TCP/IP
2 211 (11.42%) DNS
3 163 (8.82%) LDAP
4 157 (8.50%) Firewall
5 148 (8.01%) SAN
6 139 (7.52%) HTTP
7 129 (6.98%) SSL
8 56 (3.03%) Internet
9 53 (2.87%) VPN
10 48 (2.60%) WAN
11 43 (2.33%) DHCP
12 41 (2.22%) iSCSI
13 40 (2.16%) NAS
14 38 (2.06%) FTP
15 36 (1.95%) SMTP
16 34 (1.84%) Network Security
17 32 (1.73%) LAN
18 28 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
19 26 (1.41%) SNMP
20 25 (1.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (14.88%) MySQL
2 193 (10.44%) SQL Server
3 163 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 144 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
5 102 (5.52%) Oracle Database
6 79 (4.27%) DB2
6 79 (4.27%) MongoDB
7 77 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 72 (3.90%) Hadoop
9 65 (3.52%) NoSQL
10 59 (3.19%) Big Data
11 37 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
12 34 (1.84%) OLTP
13 30 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
14 29 (1.57%) Redis
15 25 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
16 22 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (1.03%) Apache Hive
18 18 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 292 (15.80%) Jenkins
2 239 (12.93%) Git (software)
3 127 (6.87%) JIRA
4 124 (6.71%) Subversion
5 73 (3.95%) Maven
6 65 (3.52%) ClearCase
7 58 (3.14%) TeamCity
8 54 (2.92%) Ant
9 52 (2.81%) Hudson
10 45 (2.44%) Vagrant
11 41 (2.22%) Artifactory
11 41 (2.22%) Selenium
12 40 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 38 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
14 33 (1.79%) SonarQube
15 29 (1.57%) Gerrit
16 24 (1.30%) Gradle
16 24 (1.30%) JUnit
17 21 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (1.08%) Introscope
General
1 386 (20.89%) Finance
2 217 (11.74%) Banking
3 65 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 55 (2.98%) Investment Banking
5 44 (2.38%) Front Office
6 37 (2.00%) Retail
7 25 (1.35%) Back Office
8 23 (1.24%) Games
9 22 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 18 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.87%) Law
12 15 (0.81%) Publishing
13 12 (0.65%) Marketing
14 11 (0.60%) Electronics
15 9 (0.49%) Legal
16 7 (0.38%) Advertising
17 4 (0.22%) Avionics
17 4 (0.22%) Military
18 2 (0.11%) Billing
18 2 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 360 (19.48%) Developer
2 335 (18.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 257 (13.91%) Linux Engineer
4 176 (9.52%) Administrator
5 123 (6.66%) Analyst
6 122 (6.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 108 (5.84%) Systems Administrator
8 90 (4.87%) Unix Engineer
9 80 (4.33%) Oracle Developer
10 77 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
11 74 (4.00%) C++ Developer
12 69 (3.73%) Java Developer
13 68 (3.68%) Applications Support
13 68 (3.68%) Consultant
13 68 (3.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 67 (3.63%) Support Engineer
15 64 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
16 61 (3.30%) AWS Engineer
17 58 (3.14%) Architect
17 58 (3.14%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (9.85%) HTML
2 148 (8.01%) .NET
3 143 (7.74%) LAMP
3 143 (7.74%) Web Services
4 121 (6.55%) XML
5 112 (6.06%) CSS
6 88 (4.76%) J2EE
7 80 (4.33%) Middleware
8 62 (3.35%) LAPP Stack
8 62 (3.35%) STL
9 58 (3.14%) Node.js
10 48 (2.60%) REST
11 45 (2.44%) jQuery
12 44 (2.38%) JSON
13 35 (1.89%) Ajax
13 35 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
14 34 (1.84%) Sensu
14 34 (1.84%) SOAP
15 33 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
16 32 (1.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 111 (6.01%) Clustering
2 110 (5.95%) Data Centre
3 100 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 61 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 55 (2.98%) Equities
7 43 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 37 (2.00%) Derivative
9 33 (1.79%) Fixed Income
10 31 (1.68%) Replication
11 26 (1.41%) HACMP
11 26 (1.41%) Public Cloud
12 25 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (1.24%) DataPower
13 23 (1.24%) Wiki
14 20 (1.08%) Fintech
15 17 (0.92%) Private Cloud
16 16 (0.87%) STB
17 15 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
17 15 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1278 (69.16%) Linux
2 900 (48.70%) Unix
3 544 (29.44%) Windows
4 304 (16.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 194 (10.50%) Windows Server
6 192 (10.39%) Solaris
7 168 (9.09%) AIX
8 136 (7.36%) CentOS
9 78 (4.22%) Ubuntu
10 64 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 51 (2.76%) Debian
12 35 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
13 33 (1.79%) SUSE
14 30 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 27 (1.46%) Mac OS X
15 27 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 18 (0.97%) HPUX
17 17 (0.92%) Mac OS X Server
18 15 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (28.41%) DevOps
2 419 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
3 345 (18.67%) Configuration Management
4 284 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
5 274 (14.83%) ITIL
6 146 (7.90%) Software Engineering
7 142 (7.68%) Open Source
8 125 (6.76%) OO
9 112 (6.06%) SDLC
10 110 (5.95%) Scrum
11 103 (5.57%) High Availability
12 101 (5.47%) Release Management
13 97 (5.25%) Migration
14 95 (5.14%) Continuous Delivery
15 89 (4.82%) E-Commerce
16 74 (4.00%) Change Management
16 74 (4.00%) Load Balancing
16 74 (4.00%) Web Operations
17 71 (3.84%) Business Intelligence
18 70 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1010 (54.65%) Python
2 637 (34.47%) Java
3 546 (29.55%) SQL
4 531 (28.73%) Bash Shell
5 431 (23.32%) Ruby
6 408 (22.08%) Shell Script
7 286 (15.48%) C++
8 240 (12.99%) JavaScript
9 227 (12.28%) PowerShell
10 220 (11.90%) PHP
11 200 (10.82%) C
12 142 (7.68%) C#
13 110 (5.95%) Korn
14 87 (4.71%) PL/SQL
14 87 (4.71%) VB
15 31 (1.68%) Bourne shell
15 31 (1.68%) Scala
16 29 (1.57%) AWK
17 26 (1.41%) Tcl
18 25 (1.35%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 240 (12.99%) Security Cleared
2 151 (8.17%) SC Cleared
3 87 (4.71%) Degree
4 47 (2.54%) DV Cleared
5 36 (1.95%) BPSS Clearance
6 33 (1.79%) RHCE
7 28 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (1.52%) CISSP
8 22 (1.19%) CCNP
9 20 (1.08%) AAT
10 19 (1.03%) CCNA
11 17 (0.92%) CISM
11 17 (0.92%) RHCSA
12 15 (0.81%) GIAC
12 15 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (0.70%) AWS Certification
13 13 (0.70%) CISA
13 13 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (0.65%) CEH
15 9 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.06%) SLA
2 25 (1.35%) QA
3 24 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (1.24%) PCI DSS
5 21 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.16%) WCAG
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.11%) MiFID
8 2 (0.11%) WAI
9 1 (0.054%) DO-254
9 1 (0.054%) GPG13
9 1 (0.054%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.054%) ISO27002
System Software
1 193 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 157 (8.50%) Active Directory
3 138 (7.47%) Docker
4 73 (3.95%) Samba
5 69 (3.73%) vSphere
6 54 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
7 49 (2.65%) NFS
8 43 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
9 40 (2.16%) KVM
10 35 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 35 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 29 (1.57%) VMware ESX
12 28 (1.52%) Hyper-V
13 23 (1.24%) vCloud
13 23 (1.24%) Xen
14 21 (1.14%) Squid
15 15 (0.81%) Veritas File System
16 14 (0.76%) iptables
17 13 (0.70%) GlusterFS
17 13 (0.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 524 (28.35%) Puppet
2 329 (17.80%) Opscode Chef
3 258 (13.96%) Ansible
4 152 (8.23%) Nagios
5 80 (4.33%) Tivoli
6 61 (3.30%) Kibana
7 59 (3.19%) logstash
8 55 (2.98%) Salt
9 50 (2.71%) HAProxy
10 39 (2.11%) ZABBIX
11 38 (2.06%) MOM
12 37 (2.00%) Cacti
13 35 (1.89%) HP SiteScope
14 34 (1.84%) Control-M
14 34 (1.84%) Graphite
15 31 (1.68%) ITRS Geneos
16 27 (1.46%) Grafana
17 24 (1.30%) Uchiwa
17 24 (1.30%) WSUS
18 23 (1.24%) Netcool
Vendors
1 487 (26.35%) Oracle
2 432 (23.38%) Red Hat
3 306 (16.56%) VMware
4 158 (8.55%) Microsoft
5 146 (7.90%) HP
6 141 (7.63%) IBM
7 84 (4.55%) Veritas
8 79 (4.27%) Splunk
9 77 (4.17%) Cisco
10 70 (3.79%) Informatica
11 69 (3.73%) Sybase
12 59 (3.19%) BMC
13 58 (3.14%) CA
14 53 (2.87%) F5
15 47 (2.54%) Google
16 46 (2.49%) Sun
17 42 (2.27%) Atlassian
18 41 (2.22%) EMC
18 41 (2.22%) ServiceNow
19 34 (1.84%) Citrix
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