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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 31 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Perl 37 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.56% 3.62% 5.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.31% 9.88% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 20
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £335 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
278 324 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.80% 36.61% 51.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 173 225
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) Java
2 29 (70.73%) Unix
3 23 (56.10%) SQL
4 21 (51.22%) OO
5 20 (48.78%) Sybase
6 19 (46.34%) DB2
7 18 (43.90%) Finance
7 18 (43.90%) SDLC
8 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (41.46%) OOD
8 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (39.02%) RDBMS
9 16 (39.02%) Relational Database
10 15 (36.59%) Python
10 15 (36.59%) J2SE
10 15 (36.59%) Spring
11 14 (34.15%) JUnit
12 13 (31.71%) Front Office
13 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
14 11 (26.83%) JMS
15 10 (24.39%) Banking
16 9 (21.95%) Equity Derivative
17 8 (19.51%) Equities
17 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
17 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (19.51%) C++
18 7 (17.07%) Database Tuning
18 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
18 7 (17.07%) 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 (4.88%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) DNS
1 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) DB2
2 16 (39.02%) RDBMS
2 16 (39.02%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.88%) Big Data
4 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.44%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) JUnit
2 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.76%) Hudson
5 2 (4.88%) Flyway
5 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) Bower
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Front Office
3 10 (24.39%) Banking
4 6 (14.63%) Investment Banking
5 4 (9.76%) Legal
6 2 (4.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) C++ Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Splunk Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Perl Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) J2SE
1 15 (36.59%) Spring
2 11 (26.83%) JMS
3 4 (9.76%) Regular Expression
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.44%) Flask
5 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.44%) jQuery
5 1 (2.44%) Moose
5 1 (2.44%) Sass
5 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.95%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (19.51%) Equities
4 4 (9.76%) Fixed Income
5 3 (7.32%) Derivative
6 2 (4.88%) Clustering
7 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.44%) Replication
7 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) AIX
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
5 4 (9.76%) HPUX
6 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Solaris
7 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) OO
2 18 (43.90%) SDLC
3 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) OOD
4 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
6 7 (17.07%) Database Tuning
6 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (14.63%) DevOps
8 5 (12.20%) Analytics
8 5 (12.20%) SIEM
9 4 (9.76%) Open Source
9 4 (9.76%) Use Case
10 3 (7.32%) BDD
10 3 (7.32%) Project Management
10 3 (7.32%) TDD
11 2 (4.88%) Anomaly Detection
11 2 (4.88%) Statistical Modelling
11 2 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) C++
5 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
6 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
7 4 (9.76%) Korn
8 3 (7.32%) AWK
8 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.32%) Ruby
8 3 (7.32%) sed
9 2 (4.88%) C-shell
9 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
10 1 (2.44%) C#
10 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) CISSP
1 2 (4.88%) SANS
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.44%) Veritas File System
2 1 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Ansible
1 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.88%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (4.88%) QRadar
3 1 (2.44%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.44%) Mesos
3 1 (2.44%) Netcool
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Sybase
2 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.20%) Splunk
3 4 (9.76%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix
5 2 (4.88%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) CA
6 1 (2.44%) MapR
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Opsware
6 1 (2.44%) Sun
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.44%) Veritas