The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 13 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.16% 6.67% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 15.69% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £265 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Perl
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.88% 42.50% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 30
Median daily rate £350 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £265 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £403 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% +14.28%
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 Guildford

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Legato
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Foglight
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Metasploit
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase DBA
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Patching
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Bourne shell
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas File System
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Legato
2 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Foglight
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Sun