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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
England / London
Rank 106 124 95
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Contract jobs citing Perl 438 387 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.26% 1.85% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 4.27% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 258 347
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £365 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 £50.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

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
8833 9053 8849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.48% 43.29% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6580 6678 6658
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 73 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £17.12 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -9 57 £550 +12.82% 38
Canary Wharf +5 12 £560 +53.42%
New Malden - 8 - -
Docklands, London +3 5 £525 -2.32%
Harrow 0 4 £495 +4.21%
Hillingdon - 3 £375 -
Croydon -8 1 - - 1
Greenford - 1 £360 -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 624 (65.27%) Linux
2 620 (64.85%) Python
3 446 (46.65%) Unix
4 346 (36.19%) Bash Shell
5 314 (32.85%) Java
6 300 (31.38%) DevOps
7 273 (28.56%) Puppet
8 248 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
9 224 (23.43%) SQL
10 215 (22.49%) Finance
11 209 (21.86%) Ansible
12 201 (21.03%) Oracle
13 196 (20.50%) Red Hat
14 195 (20.40%) Windows
15 193 (20.19%) Ruby
16 187 (19.56%) Jenkins
17 177 (18.51%) Amazon AWS
17 177 (18.51%) Apache
18 175 (18.31%) Opscode Chef
19 168 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
20 158 (16.53%) VMware
21 156 (16.32%) Git (software)
22 142 (14.85%) Banking
22 142 (14.85%) Configuration Management
23 141 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 133 (13.91%) Tomcat
25 128 (13.39%) C++
26 126 (13.18%) MySQL
27 124 (12.97%) Firewall
28 121 (12.66%) 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
1 177 (18.51%) Apache
2 133 (13.91%) Tomcat
3 59 (6.17%) nginx
4 54 (5.65%) WebSphere
5 48 (5.02%) OpenStack
6 42 (4.39%) IIS
7 37 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
8 36 (3.77%) Confluence
9 35 (3.66%) WebLogic
10 30 (3.14%) Apache Pig
11 27 (2.82%) Apache Spark
12 26 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
13 25 (2.62%) JBoss
13 25 (2.62%) Jetty
14 23 (2.41%) Mule ESB
14 23 (2.41%) WildFly
15 20 (2.09%) Apache Solr
16 14 (1.46%) WebSphere Portal
17 12 (1.26%) WebLogic Portal
18 10 (1.05%) FileNet
Applications
1 12 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.21%) SPSS
6 1 (0.10%) InDesign
6 1 (0.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.73%) Summit
2 5 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.31%) Relativity
3 3 (0.31%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.21%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.21%) Orchestrade
4 2 (0.21%) Ringtail
4 2 (0.21%) RMDS
4 2 (0.21%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 1 (0.10%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.10%) Maximo
5 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.10%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.10%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 177 (18.51%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (2.62%) PaaS
4 24 (2.51%) GitHub
5 22 (2.30%) Amazon S3
6 18 (1.88%) OpenShift
7 15 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (1.57%) SaaS
8 13 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
8 13 (1.36%) IaaS
9 10 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.31%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 124 (12.97%) Firewall
2 100 (10.46%) DNS
3 78 (8.16%) TCP/IP
4 71 (7.43%) LDAP
5 59 (6.17%) HTTP
6 48 (5.02%) SSL
7 38 (3.97%) SAN
8 36 (3.77%) Reverse Proxy
9 35 (3.66%) VPN
10 32 (3.35%) SSH
11 29 (3.03%) Internet
12 20 (2.09%) Kerberos
13 19 (1.99%) DMZ
13 19 (1.99%) Multicast
14 18 (1.88%) SNMP
15 17 (1.78%) X.509
16 14 (1.46%) DHCP
17 13 (1.36%) tcpdump
18 12 (1.26%) LAN
19 11 (1.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (13.18%) MySQL
2 107 (11.19%) NoSQL
3 101 (10.56%) PostgreSQL
4 78 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 77 (8.05%) Big Data
6 72 (7.53%) Hadoop
7 69 (7.22%) SQL Server
8 60 (6.28%) Oracle Database
9 50 (5.23%) MongoDB
10 39 (4.08%) RDBMS
11 37 (3.87%) Apache Hive
12 34 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (3.24%) OLTP
14 26 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
14 26 (2.72%) DB2
15 19 (1.99%) Impala
16 18 (1.88%) Sqoop
17 15 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
18 13 (1.36%) Riak
Development Applications
1 187 (19.56%) Jenkins
2 156 (16.32%) Git (software)
3 69 (7.22%) JIRA
4 67 (7.01%) Subversion
5 45 (4.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 44 (4.60%) TeamCity
7 40 (4.18%) Gerrit
8 31 (3.24%) Selenium
9 28 (2.93%) GitLab
9 28 (2.93%) Mercurial
10 27 (2.82%) Cucumber
10 27 (2.82%) Maven
10 27 (2.82%) SonarQube
11 26 (2.72%) Hudson
11 26 (2.72%) Vagrant
12 23 (2.41%) Ant
13 18 (1.88%) Gradle
13 18 (1.88%) JUnit
14 16 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 215 (22.49%) Finance
2 142 (14.85%) Banking
3 51 (5.33%) Front Office
4 44 (4.60%) Investment Banking
5 31 (3.24%) Retail
6 22 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.05%) Law
8 8 (0.84%) Back Office
9 6 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.52%) Advertising
11 4 (0.42%) Games
11 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.31%) Legal
12 3 (0.31%) Publishing
13 2 (0.21%) French Language
13 2 (0.21%) Marketing
14 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.10%) Automotive
14 1 (0.10%) Electronics
14 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 206 (21.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 197 (20.61%) Developer
3 135 (14.12%) Administrator
4 96 (10.04%) Systems Administrator
5 74 (7.74%) Linux Engineer
6 72 (7.53%) Linux Administrator
7 67 (7.01%) Analyst
8 60 (6.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 59 (6.17%) C++ Developer
10 58 (6.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 55 (5.75%) Unix Engineer
12 45 (4.71%) AWS DevOps
12 45 (4.71%) AWS Engineer
13 43 (4.50%) Consultant
14 40 (4.18%) DBA
14 40 (4.18%) Perl Developer
15 37 (3.87%) Java Engineer
15 37 (3.87%) Support Engineer
16 34 (3.56%) Java Developer
17 30 (3.14%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (10.56%) Web Services
2 84 (8.79%) LAMP
3 70 (7.32%) XML
4 68 (7.11%) HTML
5 66 (6.90%) .NET
6 50 (5.23%) LAPP Stack
7 43 (4.50%) LEMP Stack
7 43 (4.50%) Regular Expression
8 42 (4.39%) STL
9 41 (4.29%) CSS
9 41 (4.29%) J2EE
10 38 (3.97%) ELK Stack
11 36 (3.77%) Middleware
12 35 (3.66%) Node.js
13 32 (3.35%) JSON
14 30 (3.14%) RabbitMQ
15 28 (2.93%) Kafka
16 26 (2.72%) JMS
16 26 (2.72%) RESTful
16 26 (2.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.81%) Data Centre
3 40 (4.18%) Derivative
4 32 (3.35%) Clustering
4 32 (3.35%) Fixed Income
5 31 (3.24%) Equities
6 30 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 23 (2.41%) Replication
8 22 (2.30%) Client/Server
8 22 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 21 (2.20%) Visualisation
10 20 (2.09%) Virtual Team
11 17 (1.78%) Fintech
11 17 (1.78%) Public Cloud
12 15 (1.57%) Grid Computing
13 11 (1.15%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.94%) DataPower
14 9 (0.94%) PKI
15 8 (0.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 624 (65.27%) Linux
2 446 (46.65%) Unix
3 195 (20.40%) Windows
4 141 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 87 (9.10%) CentOS
6 66 (6.90%) Solaris
7 49 (5.13%) AIX
8 45 (4.71%) Ubuntu
9 34 (3.56%) SUSE
10 26 (2.72%) Windows Server
11 21 (2.20%) Oracle Linux
12 15 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (1.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 12 (1.26%) HPUX
15 12 (1.26%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.94%) Android
16 9 (0.94%) Apple iOS
17 8 (0.84%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (31.38%) DevOps
2 248 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
4 142 (14.85%) Configuration Management
5 99 (10.36%) Continuous Delivery
6 87 (9.10%) Scrum
7 83 (8.68%) Load Balancing
8 78 (8.16%) Open Source
9 77 (8.05%) OO
10 75 (7.85%) Software Engineering
11 72 (7.53%) ITIL
12 68 (7.11%) High Availability
13 62 (6.49%) SDLC
14 55 (5.75%) E-Commerce
15 53 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
16 51 (5.33%) Migration
17 44 (4.60%) Change Management
17 44 (4.60%) Release Management
18 43 (4.50%) TDD
19 36 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 620 (64.85%) Python
2 346 (36.19%) Bash Shell
3 314 (32.85%) Java
4 224 (23.43%) SQL
5 193 (20.19%) Ruby
6 128 (13.39%) C++
7 121 (12.66%) PHP
8 115 (12.03%) Shell Script
9 91 (9.52%) JavaScript
10 89 (9.31%) PowerShell
11 69 (7.22%) C
12 60 (6.28%) C#
13 52 (5.44%) Korn
14 41 (4.29%) Scala
15 18 (1.88%) Go
16 15 (1.57%) R
17 14 (1.46%) AWK
17 14 (1.46%) Groovy
17 14 (1.46%) Jython
17 14 (1.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 31 (3.24%) Degree
3 23 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.46%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.84%) CISSP
6 6 (0.63%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.52%) CCNP
8 4 (0.42%) CCNA
8 4 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.31%) CEH
9 3 (0.31%) CISA
9 3 (0.31%) CISM
9 3 (0.31%) CISMP
9 3 (0.31%) GIAC
9 3 (0.31%) PMP
10 2 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.45%) QA
2 14 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.15%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.21%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
5 2 (0.21%) MiFID
5 2 (0.21%) WCAG
6 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 119 (12.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (11.61%) Docker
3 53 (5.54%) Active Directory
4 45 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
5 33 (3.45%) NFS
6 27 (2.82%) Xen
7 22 (2.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 17 (1.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 16 (1.67%) Apache Flume
10 15 (1.57%) vSphere
11 14 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (1.26%) vCloud
13 10 (1.05%) Samba
13 10 (1.05%) Snort
14 9 (0.94%) KVM
14 9 (0.94%) Squid
14 9 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
15 8 (0.84%) RHEV
16 6 (0.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 273 (28.56%) Puppet
2 209 (21.86%) Ansible
3 175 (18.31%) Opscode Chef
4 78 (8.16%) Nagios
5 48 (5.02%) Kibana
5 48 (5.02%) logstash
6 43 (4.50%) ZABBIX
7 39 (4.08%) HAProxy
8 33 (3.45%) Terraform
9 29 (3.03%) Control-M
10 26 (2.72%) ITRS Geneos
10 26 (2.72%) Salt
11 21 (2.20%) Kubernetes
12 13 (1.36%) Hadoop YARN
13 12 (1.26%) Oracle ZFS
13 12 (1.26%) Zenoss
14 9 (0.94%) Data Guard
14 9 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 9 (0.94%) Rsyslog
14 9 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 201 (21.03%) Oracle
2 196 (20.50%) Red Hat
3 158 (16.53%) VMware
4 89 (9.31%) Splunk
5 50 (5.23%) IBM
5 50 (5.23%) Microsoft
6 47 (4.92%) Sybase
7 41 (4.29%) Atlassian
8 34 (3.56%) HP
9 26 (2.72%) EMC
9 26 (2.72%) Veritas
10 24 (2.51%) Sun
11 22 (2.30%) Cisco
12 20 (2.09%) Murex
12 20 (2.09%) Tableau
13 14 (1.46%) Informatica
13 14 (1.46%) SaltStack
14 13 (1.36%) F5
14 13 (1.36%) Google
15 11 (1.15%) Reuters
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