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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 20 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Contract jobs citing Perl 50 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.72% 3.10% 5.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.30% 9.51% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 17
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £296 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £403 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +4.00%
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
289 284 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.60% 32.61% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 136 175
Median daily rate £350 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 69 (89.61%) Linux
2 62 (80.52%) Unix
3 60 (77.92%) Java
4 54 (70.13%) SQL
5 50 (64.94%) Sybase
6 49 (63.64%) DB2
7 43 (55.84%) Finance
8 42 (54.55%) OO
9 38 (49.35%) Spring
10 37 (48.05%) OOD
11 36 (46.75%) J2SE
11 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (45.45%) RDBMS
12 35 (45.45%) Relational Database
12 35 (45.45%) SDLC
13 33 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
14 32 (41.56%) JUnit
15 29 (37.66%) JMS
16 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
17 23 (29.87%) Front Office
18 20 (25.97%) Banking
18 20 (25.97%) Multithreading
19 18 (23.38%) C++
20 17 (22.08%) Python
21 15 (19.48%) Equity Derivative
22 13 (16.88%) Performance Tuning
22 13 (16.88%) Database Tuning
23 11 (14.29%) Equities
23 11 (14.29%) Oracle
24 10 (12.99%) Jenkins

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 2 (2.60%) GeoServer
1 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Firewall
2 4 (5.19%) DNS
3 2 (2.60%) HTTP
4 1 (1.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (63.64%) DB2
2 35 (45.45%) RDBMS
2 35 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.39%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.90%) GIS
6 2 (2.60%) QGIS
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.30%) Big Data
7 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (41.56%) JUnit
2 10 (12.99%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.09%) Hudson
4 4 (5.19%) Subversion
5 3 (3.90%) Bower
6 2 (2.60%) DBeaver
6 2 (2.60%) Flyway
7 1 (1.30%) JIRA
7 1 (1.30%) Selenium
7 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (55.84%) Finance
2 23 (29.87%) Front Office
3 20 (25.97%) Banking
4 7 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.19%) Legal
6 2 (2.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (70.13%) Developer
2 31 (40.26%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.38%) C++ Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Splunk Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Scala Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Development Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Development Specialist
9 2 (2.60%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) GIS Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Java Scala Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (2.60%) Monitoring Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (49.35%) Spring
2 36 (46.75%) J2SE
3 29 (37.66%) JMS
4 7 (9.09%) CSS
4 7 (9.09%) HTML
5 6 (7.79%) XML
6 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.19%) jQuery
7 4 (5.19%) Node.js
7 4 (5.19%) Regular Expression
7 4 (5.19%) Sass
8 3 (3.90%) Flask
9 2 (2.60%) Java EE
9 2 (2.60%) OpenLayers
9 2 (2.60%) PostGIS
10 1 (1.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.30%) FreeMarker
10 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
10 1 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.48%) Equity Derivative
3 11 (14.29%) Equities
4 6 (7.79%) Derivative
5 4 (5.19%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.90%) Clustering
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Replication
7 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 69 (89.61%) Linux
2 62 (80.52%) Unix
3 8 (10.39%) AIX
4 7 (9.09%) Windows
5 5 (6.49%) HPUX
6 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.90%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) OO
2 37 (48.05%) OOD
3 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (45.45%) SDLC
5 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
6 20 (25.97%) Multithreading
7 13 (16.88%) Database Tuning
7 13 (16.88%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.09%) DevOps
10 6 (7.79%) Asset Management
10 6 (7.79%) BDD
10 6 (7.79%) TDD
11 5 (6.49%) SOA
11 5 (6.49%) Translating Business Requirements
12 4 (5.19%) Analytics
12 4 (5.19%) Kanban
12 4 (5.19%) Scrum
12 4 (5.19%) SIEM
13 3 (3.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 60 (77.92%) Java
2 54 (70.13%) SQL
3 18 (23.38%) C++
4 17 (22.08%) Python
5 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.09%) Korn
6 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.19%) Ruby
8 4 (5.19%) VBScript
9 3 (3.90%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (3.90%) Scala
10 2 (2.60%) AWK
10 2 (2.60%) Bourne shell
10 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.60%) sed
10 2 (2.60%) VBA
11 1 (1.30%) C#
11 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) CISSP
3 1 (1.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.30%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (1.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.30%) Veritas File System
2 1 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Ansible
1 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.60%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.60%) Netcool
2 2 (2.60%) SCOM
3 1 (1.30%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.30%) Mesos
3 1 (1.30%) QRadar
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (64.94%) Sybase
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) IBM
3 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.19%) Splunk
4 4 (5.19%) VMware
5 3 (3.90%) HP
6 2 (2.60%) CA
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.30%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.30%) MapR
7 1 (1.30%) Murex
7 1 (1.30%) Opsware
7 1 (1.30%) Sun
7 1 (1.30%) Symantec
7 1 (1.30%) Veritas
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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