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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
UK / England
Rank 160 153 138
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing Perl 658 772 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.62% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 4.20% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 490 503
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 20
Median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £29.64 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.84%

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
16667 18386 18106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.52% 38.67% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11530 12594 12088
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 £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 468 404
Median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.39 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +10 407 £450 -5.26% 114
South East -10 90 £475 +31.94% 64
North West +34 42 £400 -5.88% 16
South West +15 36 £475 +26.66% 17
East of England -5 28 £340 -15.26% 36
West Midlands -14 19 £425 +7.59% 5
North East -8 17 £375 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire -31 12 £425 -10.52% 6
East Midlands -9 1 £300 -24.52% 2
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 1019 (65.11%) Linux
2 896 (57.25%) Python
3 719 (45.94%) Unix
4 548 (35.02%) Java
5 450 (28.75%) SQL
5 450 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
6 436 (27.86%) Bash Shell
7 435 (27.80%) Oracle
8 411 (26.26%) DevOps
9 373 (23.83%) Puppet
10 356 (22.75%) Windows
11 320 (20.45%) Red Hat
12 316 (20.19%) Jenkins
13 313 (20.00%) Ruby
14 293 (18.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 272 (17.38%) Git (software)
16 270 (17.25%) Finance
17 265 (16.93%) Configuration Management
18 255 (16.29%) Shell Script
19 252 (16.10%) Opscode Chef
20 251 (16.04%) Ansible
21 248 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
22 246 (15.72%) Apache
23 220 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
24 215 (13.74%) JavaScript
25 211 (13.48%) TCP/IP
26 203 (12.97%) VMware
27 199 (12.72%) C++
28 195 (12.46%) C
29 186 (11.88%) 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
1 246 (15.72%) Apache
2 186 (11.88%) Tomcat
3 125 (7.99%) WebLogic
4 105 (6.71%) nginx
5 94 (6.01%) WebSphere
6 71 (4.54%) JBoss
7 69 (4.41%) Confluence
8 58 (3.71%) IIS
9 53 (3.39%) OpenStack
10 51 (3.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 40 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
12 39 (2.49%) Apache Spark
13 33 (2.11%) Apache Pig
14 24 (1.53%) Apache Solr
15 21 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 20 (1.28%) FileNet
16 20 (1.28%) Jetty
16 20 (1.28%) Mule ESB
17 18 (1.15%) WildFly
18 16 (1.02%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 53 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.89%) MS Office
3 9 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.32%) SPSS
5 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.064%) InDesign
6 1 (0.064%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (0.64%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 10 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.45%) Summit
5 6 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.19%) OpenText MBPM
7 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.19%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.13%) Loan IQ
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.13%) Orchestrade
8 2 (0.13%) Relativity
8 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.13%) Ringtail
8 2 (0.13%) Veritas eDiscovery
9 1 (0.064%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.064%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 220 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (2.75%) GitHub
4 40 (2.56%) PaaS
5 37 (2.36%) IaaS
5 37 (2.36%) SaaS
6 35 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (2.04%) Amazon S3
8 30 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
9 27 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
9 27 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 18 (1.15%) OpenShift
12 14 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
12 14 (0.89%) Google Analytics
13 12 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
15 8 (0.51%) SoftLayer
16 7 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 211 (13.48%) TCP/IP
2 167 (10.67%) DNS
3 128 (8.18%) LDAP
4 126 (8.05%) Firewall
5 117 (7.48%) SSL
6 112 (7.16%) HTTP
7 59 (3.77%) Internet
8 54 (3.45%) SAN
9 44 (2.81%) VPN
10 41 (2.62%) Kerberos
11 39 (2.49%) SSH
12 32 (2.04%) DHCP
13 30 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
14 27 (1.73%) SNMP
15 24 (1.53%) Wireshark
16 23 (1.47%) LAN
17 22 (1.41%) SMTP
18 21 (1.34%) WAN
19 20 (1.28%) Multicast
20 19 (1.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (11.31%) MySQL
2 141 (9.01%) Relational Database
3 139 (8.88%) NoSQL
4 129 (8.24%) SQL Server
5 115 (7.35%) Big Data
5 115 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
6 112 (7.16%) Hadoop
7 107 (6.84%) Oracle Database
8 86 (5.50%) MongoDB
9 62 (3.96%) RDBMS
10 55 (3.51%) Apache Hive
11 52 (3.32%) DB2
12 46 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
13 31 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
14 28 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
15 27 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
16 26 (1.66%) OLTP
17 22 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
18 21 (1.34%) HBase
Development Applications
1 316 (20.19%) Jenkins
2 272 (17.38%) Git (software)
3 116 (7.41%) JIRA
4 101 (6.45%) Subversion
5 73 (4.66%) Ant
6 71 (4.54%) Selenium
7 66 (4.22%) Cucumber
8 61 (3.90%) TeamCity
9 46 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
10 40 (2.56%) Maven
10 40 (2.56%) Vagrant
11 37 (2.36%) Gerrit
12 36 (2.30%) Hudson
12 36 (2.30%) JUnit
13 32 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 32 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (1.98%) ClearCase
15 26 (1.66%) Eclipse
15 26 (1.66%) SonarQube
16 25 (1.60%) Gradle
General
1 270 (17.25%) Finance
2 147 (9.39%) Banking
3 62 (3.96%) Front Office
4 43 (2.75%) Investment Banking
5 34 (2.17%) Retail
6 29 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 13 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 12 (0.77%) Military
9 11 (0.70%) Back Office
9 11 (0.70%) Law
10 10 (0.64%) Advertising
11 9 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.51%) Electronics
12 8 (0.51%) Marketing
13 6 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.38%) Avionics
14 4 (0.26%) Legal
14 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.19%) Automotive
15 3 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 361 (23.07%) Developer
2 241 (15.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 162 (10.35%) Administrator
4 119 (7.60%) Linux Engineer
5 99 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
6 95 (6.07%) C++ Developer
7 94 (6.01%) Analyst
8 89 (5.69%) Architect
9 87 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
10 70 (4.47%) Support Engineer
11 69 (4.41%) Consultant
12 66 (4.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 66 (4.22%) Unix Engineer
13 64 (4.09%) Java Developer
13 64 (4.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 56 (3.58%) Software Engineer
15 54 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
16 53 (3.39%) Applications Support
17 51 (3.26%) DBA
18 50 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (10.42%) HTML
2 130 (8.31%) Web Services
3 107 (6.84%) Middleware
4 103 (6.58%) XML
5 102 (6.52%) LAMP
6 94 (6.01%) .NET
7 86 (5.50%) CSS
8 84 (5.37%) J2EE
9 62 (3.96%) jQuery
10 61 (3.90%) JSON
11 60 (3.83%) STL
12 58 (3.71%) LAPP Stack
13 53 (3.39%) Node.js
14 51 (3.26%) LEMP Stack
15 47 (3.00%) Regular Expression
16 46 (2.94%) REST
16 46 (2.94%) XSLT
17 44 (2.81%) JMS
18 41 (2.62%) Elastic Stack
19 36 (2.30%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 106 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (4.22%) Data Centre
3 46 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 43 (2.75%) Derivative
5 41 (2.62%) Linux Command Line
6 37 (2.36%) Equities
7 34 (2.17%) Clustering
8 32 (2.04%) Fixed Income
9 29 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 29 (1.85%) Replication
10 26 (1.66%) Visualisation
11 24 (1.53%) Mainframe
12 23 (1.47%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.47%) Virtual Team
13 22 (1.41%) Management Information System
14 21 (1.34%) DataPower
15 19 (1.21%) Client/Server
15 19 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
16 17 (1.09%) Fintech
17 13 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1019 (65.11%) Linux
2 719 (45.94%) Unix
3 356 (22.75%) Windows
4 293 (18.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 143 (9.14%) Solaris
6 141 (9.01%) AIX
7 117 (7.48%) CentOS
8 85 (5.43%) Windows Server
9 81 (5.18%) Ubuntu
10 37 (2.36%) SUSE
11 34 (2.17%) HPUX
12 33 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
13 21 (1.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 19 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (1.02%) Mac OS
17 15 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (0.89%) Android
19 13 (0.83%) Windows XP
20 12 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
2 411 (26.26%) DevOps
3 265 (16.93%) Configuration Management
4 248 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
5 157 (10.03%) Open Source
6 153 (9.78%) Scrum
7 152 (9.71%) ITIL
8 144 (9.20%) Software Engineering
9 124 (7.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 118 (7.54%) High Availability
11 111 (7.09%) OO
12 102 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
13 96 (6.13%) SDLC
14 81 (5.18%) Change Management
15 79 (5.05%) E-Commerce
15 79 (5.05%) Migration
16 76 (4.86%) TDD
17 72 (4.60%) Load Balancing
18 68 (4.35%) Automated Testing
19 67 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 896 (57.25%) Python
2 548 (35.02%) Java
3 450 (28.75%) SQL
4 436 (27.86%) Bash Shell
5 313 (20.00%) Ruby
6 255 (16.29%) Shell Script
7 215 (13.74%) JavaScript
8 199 (12.72%) C++
9 195 (12.46%) C
10 184 (11.76%) PHP
11 151 (9.65%) PowerShell
12 143 (9.14%) C#
13 77 (4.92%) Korn
14 67 (4.28%) PL/SQL
15 64 (4.09%) VB
16 56 (3.58%) Scala
17 32 (2.04%) VBScript
18 31 (1.98%) Go
19 27 (1.73%) Groovy
20 20 (1.28%) Jython
Qualifications
1 180 (11.50%) Security Cleared
2 103 (6.58%) SC Cleared
3 74 (4.73%) DV Cleared
4 73 (4.66%) Degree
5 19 (1.21%) AWS Certification
6 17 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 16 (1.02%) CISSP
8 13 (0.83%) CEH
9 11 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.64%) GIAC
11 9 (0.58%) CCNP
12 8 (0.51%) ISEB
13 7 (0.45%) CCNA
14 6 (0.38%) RHCE
14 6 (0.38%) RHCSA
14 6 (0.38%) RHCT
15 5 (0.32%) HND
15 5 (0.32%) SANS
15 5 (0.32%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.71%) QA
2 26 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.15%) SLA
4 8 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.45%) SDET
6 5 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.13%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
8 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 1 (0.064%) HL7
9 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.064%) MISRA
9 1 (0.064%) WCAG
System Software
1 186 (11.88%) Docker
2 129 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (5.43%) Active Directory
4 55 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
5 50 (3.19%) NFS
6 34 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 26 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (1.66%) vSphere
8 21 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 21 (1.34%) Xen
9 19 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (1.21%) Samba
10 18 (1.15%) vCloud
11 17 (1.09%) Apache Flume
11 17 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
12 14 (0.89%) KVM
12 14 (0.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 13 (0.83%) Squid
14 12 (0.77%) iptables
14 12 (0.77%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 373 (23.83%) Puppet
2 252 (16.10%) Opscode Chef
3 251 (16.04%) Ansible
4 97 (6.20%) Nagios
5 56 (3.58%) Kibana
6 46 (2.94%) Terraform
7 45 (2.88%) Tivoli
8 44 (2.81%) logstash
9 40 (2.56%) ZABBIX
10 36 (2.30%) Control-M
10 36 (2.30%) HAProxy
10 36 (2.30%) HP SiteScope
10 36 (2.30%) Salt
11 30 (1.92%) Kubernetes
12 26 (1.66%) ITRS Geneos
13 21 (1.34%) SCOM
14 19 (1.21%) Grafana
15 15 (0.96%) Netcool
15 15 (0.96%) Oracle ZFS
16 14 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 435 (27.80%) Oracle
2 320 (20.45%) Red Hat
3 203 (12.97%) VMware
4 134 (8.56%) IBM
5 119 (7.60%) Microsoft
6 100 (6.39%) HP
7 88 (5.62%) Splunk
8 72 (4.60%) Sybase
9 63 (4.03%) Sun
10 50 (3.19%) Cisco
11 47 (3.00%) Atlassian
11 47 (3.00%) Google
12 44 (2.81%) Informatica
13 41 (2.62%) EMC
14 38 (2.43%) Veritas
15 37 (2.36%) CA
16 28 (1.79%) SaltStack
17 26 (1.66%) SAP
18 23 (1.47%) NetApp
19 22 (1.41%) Murex
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £58.76 - £67.15 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £511.50 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
AAP3
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 to £750 p/day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
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Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago