The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 40 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 2 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.61% - 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% - 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
143 181 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.87% 39.96% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 125 70
Median daily rate £400 £442 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% +24.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £535 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £36.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +9.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £25.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £41.62 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 2 - -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Rundeck
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype
2 1 (50.00%) Black Duck
2 1 (50.00%) Veracode
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Scripter
1 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Rundeck
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Black Duck
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype
2 1 (50.00%) Veracode
2 1 (50.00%) VMware