The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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
Rank 49 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.93% 1.87% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 4.76% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £460 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
163 210 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 39.37% 39.33% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 147 87
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 15
Median hourly rate £36.00 £44.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £36.50 £33.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £42.50
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 Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Essex region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Essex region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Essex 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
Southend-on-Sea -1 5 £460 -0.54%
Saffron Walden - 1 - - 2
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Perl.

1 21 (91.30%) Configuration Management
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
3 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
3 18 (78.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (78.26%) Puppet
3 18 (78.26%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (73.91%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (73.91%) DevOps
5 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
6 15 (65.22%) Open Source
6 15 (65.22%) SSL
6 15 (65.22%) HTTP
7 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (56.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
8 12 (52.17%) Kanban
8 12 (52.17%) Scrum
9 11 (47.83%) Apache
9 11 (47.83%) J2EE
9 11 (47.83%) Oracle
10 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
10 10 (43.48%) Coaching
11 9 (39.13%) Docker
11 9 (39.13%) Middleware
11 9 (39.13%) TDD
12 8 (34.78%) Subversion
12 8 (34.78%) Java
12 8 (34.78%) JBoss
12 8 (34.78%) SOA
12 8 (34.78%) WSO2

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 11 (47.83%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) JBoss
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
2 15 (65.22%) HTTP
2 15 (65.22%) SSL
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (13.04%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (13.04%) Pentaho
2 3 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Subversion
3 3 (13.04%) CA Gen
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Lead DevOps
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) ETL Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (13.04%) Pentaho Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) J2EE
2 9 (39.13%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 3 (13.04%) CentOS
4 3 (13.04%) Fedora
5 1 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Configuration Management
2 17 (73.91%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (73.91%) DevOps
3 15 (65.22%) Open Source
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (56.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (52.17%) Kanban
5 12 (52.17%) Scrum
6 10 (43.48%) Coaching
6 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
7 9 (39.13%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) Microservices
8 8 (34.78%) SOA
9 7 (30.43%) API Design
9 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
9 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
10 6 (26.09%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (26.09%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (17.39%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) C
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (78.26%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (78.26%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) WSO2
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) BEA
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica
4 3 (13.04%) Pega
4 3 (13.04%) webMethods
5 2 (8.70%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft