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 3 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 31 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Perl 16 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.35% 0.70% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.41% 2.26% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Median daily rate £394 £229 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.31% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +33.84%
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
111 133 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 37.12% 31.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 83 124
Median daily rate £375 £336 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +13.84%
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 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 3 December 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
Blackpool +5 14 £381 +66.84%
Lytham St Annes - 2 £415 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 15 (83.33%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
5 7 (38.89%) C
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) VBScript
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) Service Management
5 7 (38.89%) Ruby
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
5 7 (38.89%) Release Management
5 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
5 7 (38.89%) Regular Expression
6 6 (33.33%) Bourne shell
6 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 6 (33.33%) SCOM
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (33.33%) Korn

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 4 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) IaaS
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.56%) GitHub
4 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DMZ
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
1 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (33.33%) AIX
3 6 (33.33%) HPUX
3 6 (33.33%) Solaris
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Release Management
2 7 (38.89%) Service Management
2 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Functional Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Cash Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Management
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) SFIA
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (44.44%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) C
5 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
5 7 (38.89%) Ruby
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) VBScript
6 6 (33.33%) Bourne shell
6 6 (33.33%) Korn
7 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) CLAS
5 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) vCloud
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
1 6 (33.33%) Netcool
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
1 6 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) CFEngine
3 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (5.56%) Kibana
3 1 (5.56%) logstash
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Rundeck
3 1 (5.56%) Salt
3 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
1 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) CA
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Black Duck
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Sonatype
4 1 (5.56%) Veracode
4 1 (5.56%) VMware