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 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
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 30 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 21 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.27% 0.60% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.50% 1.79% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 9
Median daily rate £400 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +20.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £420 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £420 £475
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 223 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.92% 33.23% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 127 196
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 £290 £203 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £466 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
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 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 22 January 2017.

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 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Perl.

1 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) Unix
3 23 (53.49%) Python
4 20 (46.51%) Firewall
5 19 (44.19%) SQL
6 17 (39.53%) Finance
7 12 (27.91%) IBM
8 11 (25.58%) Sybase
8 11 (25.58%) DNS
8 11 (25.58%) Splunk
8 11 (25.58%) Analytics
9 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
9 10 (23.26%) DB2
10 9 (20.93%) C++
10 9 (20.93%) RDBMS
10 9 (20.93%) SIEM
10 9 (20.93%) Spring
11 8 (18.60%) Symantec
12 7 (16.28%) AIX
12 7 (16.28%) JUnit
12 7 (16.28%) Korn
12 7 (16.28%) JIRA
12 7 (16.28%) Mathematics
12 7 (16.28%) PowerHA
12 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
12 7 (16.28%) SDLC
13 6 (13.95%) Network Security
13 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.95%) Risk Management

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 (6.98%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) Firewall
2 11 (25.58%) DNS
3 6 (13.95%) Network Security
3 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) DB2
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.93%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Hive
3 5 (11.63%) Big Data
3 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.33%) KDB
5 1 (2.33%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) JIRA
1 7 (16.28%) JUnit
2 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Splunk Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.95%) AIX Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Scala Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Splunk Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) Spring
2 5 (11.63%) J2SE
3 4 (9.30%) JMS
4 3 (6.98%) Regular Expression
4 3 (6.98%) XML
5 2 (4.65%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.33%) HTML
6 1 (2.33%) HTML5
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
6 1 (2.33%) JSON
6 1 (2.33%) REST
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) Unix
3 7 (16.28%) AIX
4 5 (11.63%) Windows
5 4 (9.30%) Solaris
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Analytics
2 9 (20.93%) SIEM
3 7 (16.28%) SDLC
4 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) Anomaly Detection
5 5 (11.63%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.30%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.98%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (6.98%) Data Security
7 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) OOD
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) Python
3 19 (44.19%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) C++
5 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
5 7 (16.28%) Korn
6 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
7 4 (9.30%) C
8 3 (6.98%) Scala
8 3 (6.98%) VBA
9 1 (2.33%) C#
9 1 (2.33%) Ruby
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) CISSP
1 5 (11.63%) SANS
1 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) PowerHA
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (11.63%) QRadar
2 4 (9.30%) RSA Archer
3 3 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) IBM
2 11 (25.58%) Splunk
2 11 (25.58%) Sybase
3 8 (18.60%) Symantec
4 5 (11.63%) ArcSight
4 5 (11.63%) MapR
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) Twitter
7 1 (2.33%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat