The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 32 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing Perl 25 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.64% 1.78% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.82% 5.36% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 12
Median daily rate £400 £375 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £285 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
Perl
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
231 261 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.86% 33.12% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 148 192
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £192 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
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 Glasgow

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 7 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Perl.

1 51 (79.69%) Linux
2 45 (70.31%) Unix
3 44 (68.75%) Java
4 40 (62.50%) SQL
5 37 (57.81%) Finance
6 33 (51.56%) Sybase
7 31 (48.44%) DB2
8 26 (40.63%) Spring
9 24 (37.50%) Relational Database
10 23 (35.94%) RDBMS
11 21 (32.81%) Python
12 20 (31.25%) JUnit
13 19 (29.69%) J2SE
13 19 (29.69%) OO
14 18 (28.13%) Firewall
14 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (28.13%) SDLC
15 17 (26.56%) C++
16 16 (25.00%) JMS
17 15 (23.44%) OOD
17 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
18 14 (21.88%) Multithreading
19 13 (20.31%) Banking
19 13 (20.31%) IBM
20 9 (14.06%) Analytics
21 8 (12.50%) Splunk
21 8 (12.50%) DNS
21 8 (12.50%) Korn
21 8 (12.50%) Equity Derivative

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) Firewall
2 8 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (9.38%) Network Security
3 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) DB2
2 24 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 23 (35.94%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.81%) Apache Hive
4 5 (7.81%) Big Data
4 5 (7.81%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) JUnit
2 7 (10.94%) JIRA
3 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 37 (57.81%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Front Office
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Developer
2 20 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.19%) C++ Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Security Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) AIX Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Scala Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Splunk Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Unix Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) Spring
2 19 (29.69%) J2SE
3 16 (25.00%) JMS
4 6 (9.38%) XML
5 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.25%) HTML
6 4 (6.25%) Regular Expression
7 3 (4.69%) CSS
8 2 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.56%) .NET
9 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.56%) HTML5
9 1 (1.56%) J2EE
9 1 (1.56%) jQuery
9 1 (1.56%) JSON
9 1 (1.56%) REST
9 1 (1.56%) Sass
9 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
3 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Derivative
5 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 51 (79.69%) Linux
2 45 (70.31%) Unix
3 7 (10.94%) AIX
3 7 (10.94%) Windows
4 4 (6.25%) Solaris
5 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) OO
2 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) SDLC
3 15 (23.44%) OOD
4 14 (21.88%) Multithreading
4 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 9 (14.06%) Analytics
6 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.38%) SIEM
8 5 (7.81%) Anomaly Detection
8 5 (7.81%) SOA
8 5 (7.81%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.25%) Database Tuning
9 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.69%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) Java
2 40 (62.50%) SQL
3 21 (32.81%) Python
4 17 (26.56%) C++
5 8 (12.50%) Korn
6 7 (10.94%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.38%) Scala
8 5 (7.81%) VBA
9 4 (6.25%) C
9 4 (6.25%) VBScript
10 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
11 2 (3.13%) C#
12 1 (1.56%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.56%) Ruby
12 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) CISSP
1 5 (7.81%) SANS
1 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) PowerHA
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (7.81%) QRadar
2 4 (6.25%) RSA Archer
3 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.56%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.56%) Netcool
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (51.56%) Sybase
2 13 (20.31%) IBM
3 8 (12.50%) Splunk
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle
4 7 (10.94%) Symantec
5 5 (7.81%) ArcSight
5 5 (7.81%) MapR
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.56%) CA
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.56%) Twitter
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