The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
England / London
Rank 119 129 110
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing Perl 403 405 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.07% 1.91% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 4.53% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 288 327
Median daily rate £450 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 £29.64 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8866 8933 9023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.60% 42.23% 42.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6625 6632 6653
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 42
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £17.95 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in London

Perl
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
City of London -3 49 £469 -1.31% 30
Canary Wharf +4 10 £560 +24.44%
Heathrow -1 9 £360 +2.85%
New Malden - 8 - - 1
Docklands, London +1 5 £525 +10.52%
Hayes - 2 £388 -
Croydon +2 1 £550 +37.50%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 608 (65.66%) Linux
2 596 (64.36%) Python
3 428 (46.22%) Unix
4 338 (36.50%) Bash Shell
5 303 (32.72%) Java
6 290 (31.32%) DevOps
7 249 (26.89%) Puppet
8 248 (26.78%) SQL
9 234 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
10 207 (22.35%) Ansible
11 204 (22.03%) Finance
12 200 (21.60%) Ruby
13 193 (20.84%) Oracle
14 179 (19.33%) Red Hat
15 178 (19.22%) Jenkins
16 171 (18.47%) Amazon AWS
17 163 (17.60%) Opscode Chef
18 157 (16.95%) Git (software)
18 157 (16.95%) Windows
19 154 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
20 147 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 145 (15.66%) VMware
22 143 (15.44%) Configuration Management
23 133 (14.36%) Apache
24 130 (14.04%) Banking
25 120 (12.96%) C++
26 117 (12.63%) MySQL
27 113 (12.20%) Shell Script
27 113 (12.20%) Docker
28 109 (11.77%) PHP

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 133 (14.36%) Apache
2 103 (11.12%) Tomcat
3 50 (5.40%) nginx
4 44 (4.75%) Confluence
5 42 (4.54%) WebSphere
6 40 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
7 39 (4.21%) OpenStack
8 32 (3.46%) IIS
9 31 (3.35%) Apache Pig
10 28 (3.02%) Apache Spark
11 22 (2.38%) WebLogic
12 21 (2.27%) Apache Solr
13 18 (1.94%) Mule ESB
13 18 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
14 17 (1.84%) Jetty
15 16 (1.73%) JBoss
15 16 (1.73%) WildFly
16 7 (0.76%) CMS
17 6 (0.65%) Alfresco
18 5 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.43%) SPSS
5 2 (0.22%) MS Office
6 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (0.86%) Summit
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.32%) Orchestrade
3 3 (0.32%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.22%) Loan IQ
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.22%) Relativity
4 2 (0.22%) Ringtail
4 2 (0.22%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 1 (0.11%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.11%) Maximo
5 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.11%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.11%) RMDS
5 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 171 (18.47%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (2.70%) Amazon S3
4 25 (2.70%) GitHub
4 25 (2.70%) PaaS
5 24 (2.59%) IaaS
6 22 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
6 22 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (2.05%) SaaS
9 16 (1.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (1.40%) OpenShift
11 10 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.43%) CloudFront
15 3 (0.32%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 93 (10.04%) Firewall
2 85 (9.18%) DNS
3 72 (7.78%) TCP/IP
4 59 (6.37%) LDAP
5 51 (5.51%) HTTP
6 40 (4.32%) SSL
7 29 (3.13%) SAN
8 27 (2.92%) Reverse Proxy
9 26 (2.81%) VPN
10 22 (2.38%) Kerberos
10 22 (2.38%) SSH
11 21 (2.27%) Internet
12 20 (2.16%) Multicast
13 16 (1.73%) DHCP
14 14 (1.51%) SNMP
15 13 (1.40%) tcpdump
16 12 (1.30%) DMZ
16 12 (1.30%) LAN
16 12 (1.30%) X.509
17 10 (1.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (12.63%) MySQL
2 104 (11.23%) NoSQL
3 93 (10.04%) Relational Database
4 88 (9.50%) Big Data
5 80 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
6 78 (8.42%) Hadoop
7 68 (7.34%) SQL Server
8 57 (6.16%) MongoDB
9 49 (5.29%) Apache Hive
9 49 (5.29%) RDBMS
10 45 (4.86%) Oracle Database
11 37 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
12 35 (3.78%) DB2
13 27 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (2.70%) OLTP
15 21 (2.27%) Sqoop
16 20 (2.16%) Impala
17 16 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
17 16 (1.73%) MariaDB
18 14 (1.51%) Riak
Development Applications
1 178 (19.22%) Jenkins
2 157 (16.95%) Git (software)
3 75 (8.10%) JIRA
4 63 (6.80%) Subversion
5 41 (4.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 37 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 36 (3.89%) Selenium
8 31 (3.35%) Gerrit
8 31 (3.35%) Vagrant
9 29 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 23 (2.48%) Maven
11 22 (2.38%) SonarQube
12 21 (2.27%) Ant
12 21 (2.27%) GitLab
12 21 (2.27%) JUnit
12 21 (2.27%) Mercurial
13 20 (2.16%) Hudson
14 18 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 18 (1.94%) Gradle
15 16 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 204 (22.03%) Finance
2 130 (14.04%) Banking
3 65 (7.02%) Front Office
4 41 (4.43%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.27%) Retail
6 12 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.76%) Law
8 6 (0.65%) Back Office
9 4 (0.43%) Legal
10 3 (0.32%) Advertising
10 3 (0.32%) Billing
11 2 (0.22%) French Language
11 2 (0.22%) Games
11 2 (0.22%) Marketing
11 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.11%) Military
12 1 (0.11%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 216 (23.33%) Developer
2 193 (20.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 110 (11.88%) Administrator
4 88 (9.50%) Linux Engineer
5 70 (7.56%) C++ Developer
6 69 (7.45%) Systems Administrator
7 67 (7.24%) Analyst
8 62 (6.70%) Linux Administrator
9 57 (6.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 57 (6.16%) Unix Engineer
10 50 (5.40%) AWS Engineer
11 48 (5.18%) AWS DevOps
11 48 (5.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 47 (5.08%) Perl Developer
13 43 (4.64%) Consultant
14 39 (4.21%) DBA
14 39 (4.21%) Java Developer
15 37 (4.00%) Architect
16 34 (3.67%) Java Engineer
16 34 (3.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (9.50%) Web Services
2 74 (7.99%) LAMP
3 60 (6.48%) HTML
4 55 (5.94%) XML
5 49 (5.29%) .NET
6 48 (5.18%) STL
7 41 (4.43%) LAPP Stack
8 40 (4.32%) Elastic Stack
9 39 (4.21%) Kafka
10 38 (4.10%) LEMP Stack
10 38 (4.10%) Regular Expression
11 36 (3.89%) CSS
12 32 (3.46%) JSON
13 31 (3.35%) Middleware
14 30 (3.24%) J2EE
15 29 (3.13%) JMS
15 29 (3.13%) Node.js
16 25 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
17 24 (2.59%) Spring
18 23 (2.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.97%) Derivative
3 38 (4.10%) Equities
4 37 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 32 (3.46%) Fixed Income
6 31 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 29 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
8 21 (2.27%) Clustering
8 21 (2.27%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.16%) Replication
10 19 (2.05%) Fintech
11 18 (1.94%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.51%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.30%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.19%) Algorithms
14 11 (1.19%) Grid Computing
14 11 (1.19%) Public Cloud
15 10 (1.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 7 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
16 7 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 608 (65.66%) Linux
2 428 (46.22%) Unix
3 157 (16.95%) Windows
4 147 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 77 (8.32%) CentOS
6 71 (7.67%) Solaris
7 45 (4.86%) AIX
8 36 (3.89%) Ubuntu
9 27 (2.92%) SUSE
10 25 (2.70%) Windows Server
11 17 (1.84%) Oracle Linux
11 17 (1.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 14 (1.51%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.19%) Android
14 10 (1.08%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.86%) FreeBSD
16 8 (0.86%) HPUX
16 8 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (31.32%) DevOps
2 234 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
4 143 (15.44%) Configuration Management
5 87 (9.40%) Continuous Delivery
6 81 (8.75%) Open Source
7 76 (8.21%) Software Engineering
8 75 (8.10%) Scrum
9 67 (7.24%) OO
10 66 (7.13%) Performance Tuning
11 60 (6.48%) ITIL
12 59 (6.37%) Load Balancing
12 59 (6.37%) SDLC
13 58 (6.26%) Migration
14 51 (5.51%) High Availability
15 49 (5.29%) E-Commerce
16 42 (4.54%) Business Intelligence
17 40 (4.32%) TDD
18 39 (4.21%) Change Management
18 39 (4.21%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 596 (64.36%) Python
2 338 (36.50%) Bash Shell
3 303 (32.72%) Java
4 248 (26.78%) SQL
5 200 (21.60%) Ruby
6 120 (12.96%) C++
7 113 (12.20%) Shell Script
8 109 (11.77%) PHP
9 79 (8.53%) JavaScript
10 75 (8.10%) C
11 70 (7.56%) PowerShell
12 65 (7.02%) C#
13 46 (4.97%) Korn
14 43 (4.64%) Scala
15 18 (1.94%) Go
16 17 (1.84%) T-SQL
16 17 (1.84%) VB
17 16 (1.73%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.73%) R
18 13 (1.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (3.35%) Degree
1 31 (3.35%) Security Cleared
2 18 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 14 (1.51%) DV Cleared
4 8 (0.86%) AWS Certification
5 7 (0.76%) CISSP
6 5 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.43%) CCNP
7 4 (0.43%) ISEB
8 3 (0.32%) CCIE
8 3 (0.32%) CEH
8 3 (0.32%) CISA
8 3 (0.32%) CISM
8 3 (0.32%) CISMP
8 3 (0.32%) GIAC
9 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.22%) CCNA
9 2 (0.22%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.00%) QA
2 13 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.30%) SLA
4 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.22%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
6 2 (0.22%) MiFID
7 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 113 (12.20%) Docker
2 97 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (4.32%) Active Directory
4 35 (3.78%) Virtual Machines
5 32 (3.46%) NFS
6 23 (2.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 18 (1.94%) Apache Flume
7 18 (1.94%) Xen
8 14 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 13 (1.40%) vSphere
10 10 (1.08%) Samba
10 10 (1.08%) Snort
11 9 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (0.97%) vCloud
12 8 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.76%) KVM
13 7 (0.76%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.65%) HDFS
14 6 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 249 (26.89%) Puppet
2 207 (22.35%) Ansible
3 163 (17.60%) Opscode Chef
4 76 (8.21%) Nagios
5 44 (4.75%) logstash
6 43 (4.64%) Kibana
7 35 (3.78%) ZABBIX
8 32 (3.46%) Terraform
9 29 (3.13%) HAProxy
10 27 (2.92%) ITRS Geneos
11 23 (2.48%) Control-M
12 22 (2.38%) Kubernetes
13 20 (2.16%) Salt
14 14 (1.51%) Hadoop YARN
15 12 (1.30%) Oracle ZFS
15 12 (1.30%) Zenoss
16 9 (0.97%) Rsyslog
17 8 (0.86%) SELinux
17 8 (0.86%) Thomson Reuters DACS
18 7 (0.76%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 193 (20.84%) Oracle
2 179 (19.33%) Red Hat
3 145 (15.66%) VMware
4 77 (8.32%) Splunk
5 71 (7.67%) Sybase
6 55 (5.94%) IBM
7 40 (4.32%) Atlassian
8 38 (4.10%) Microsoft
9 27 (2.92%) Sun
10 25 (2.70%) HP
11 24 (2.59%) EMC
11 24 (2.59%) Murex
12 23 (2.48%) Cisco
12 23 (2.48%) Veritas
13 18 (1.94%) Tableau
14 16 (1.73%) Citrix
14 16 (1.73%) SaltStack
15 15 (1.62%) Google
16 12 (1.30%) SAP
17 11 (1.19%) Informatica
City, London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Computer People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £435.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
AAP3
Rate: £40.00 - £50.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £440 per day + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 to £750 p/day
Posted: 19 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £150 to £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago