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 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 120 111 131
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Contract jobs citing Perl 462 483 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.09% 2.04% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 4.82% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 347 293
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +4.00%
Perl
England

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
9707 10013 9691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.83% 42.38% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7301 7329 6957
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 91 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.85 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.73% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £16.47 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 July 2016.

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 July 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
City of London +16 75 £525 +10.52% 41
Croydon -8 13 £384 -13.52% 1
Harrow - 10 £495 -
Docklands, London +14 4 £525 -
Hounslow +4 4 £490 +30.66%
Hayes - 2 £340 - 1
Ealing - 2 £350 -
Canary Wharf -1 1 £375 +25.00%
Southwark - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £450 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 738 (68.78%) Linux
2 671 (62.53%) Python
3 516 (48.09%) Unix
4 370 (34.48%) DevOps
5 354 (32.99%) Java
6 343 (31.97%) Puppet
7 329 (30.66%) Bash Shell
8 311 (28.98%) SQL
9 306 (28.52%) Ruby
10 284 (26.47%) Finance
10 284 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
11 277 (25.82%) Windows
12 255 (23.77%) Red Hat
13 243 (22.65%) Amazon AWS
14 242 (22.55%) Oracle
15 216 (20.13%) Opscode Chef
16 193 (17.99%) Continuous Integration
16 193 (17.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 193 (17.99%) Shell Script
16 193 (17.99%) Ansible
17 192 (17.89%) Banking
18 190 (17.71%) Jenkins
19 183 (17.05%) MySQL
19 183 (17.05%) Apache
20 180 (16.78%) Configuration Management
21 161 (15.00%) VMware
22 156 (14.54%) C++
23 144 (13.42%) PowerShell
24 143 (13.33%) PHP
25 141 (13.14%) JavaScript

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
1 183 (17.05%) Apache
2 114 (10.62%) Tomcat
3 78 (7.27%) IIS
4 59 (5.50%) OpenStack
4 59 (5.50%) WebSphere
5 49 (4.57%) Confluence
6 43 (4.01%) JBoss
7 39 (3.63%) nginx
8 33 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 22 (2.05%) WebLogic
10 19 (1.77%) IBM HTTP Server
11 17 (1.58%) CMS
12 15 (1.40%) Apache Pig
13 14 (1.30%) SAS
14 12 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 12 (1.12%) Drupal
14 12 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (1.12%) Mule ESB
14 12 (1.12%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.75%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 31 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.21%) SPSS
3 12 (1.12%) MS Office
3 12 (1.12%) Stata
4 9 (0.84%) HipChat
5 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.093%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.093%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (0.93%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.28%) Global One
3 3 (0.28%) Relativity
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.093%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.093%) Magento
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.093%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.093%) RMDS
5 1 (0.093%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 243 (22.65%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (1.96%) PaaS
5 20 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (1.77%) GitHub
7 16 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.49%) SaaS
8 14 (1.30%) IaaS
9 10 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (0.75%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.65%) Google App Engine
12 6 (0.56%) CloudFront
12 6 (0.56%) Route 53
13 5 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (0.47%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.47%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 130 (12.12%) DNS
2 116 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 104 (9.69%) Firewall
4 96 (8.95%) HTTP
5 93 (8.67%) LDAP
6 77 (7.18%) SSL
7 60 (5.59%) SAN
8 39 (3.63%) VPN
9 31 (2.89%) Internet
9 31 (2.89%) NAS
10 27 (2.52%) LAN
11 24 (2.24%) Network Security
12 23 (2.14%) WAN
13 22 (2.05%) Kerberos
14 21 (1.96%) DMZ
14 21 (1.96%) SNMP
15 19 (1.77%) FTP
16 17 (1.58%) Multicast
17 15 (1.40%) SMTP
18 14 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (17.05%) MySQL
2 118 (11.00%) SQL Server
3 114 (10.62%) Relational Database
4 79 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
5 76 (7.08%) Oracle Database
6 58 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 51 (4.75%) MongoDB
8 43 (4.01%) NoSQL
9 33 (3.08%) DB2
10 32 (2.98%) OLTP
11 31 (2.89%) Big Data
11 31 (2.89%) Hadoop
12 24 (2.24%) Redis
13 19 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (1.40%) Data Mining
15 15 (1.40%) QlikView
16 14 (1.30%) Apache Hive
16 14 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (1.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 190 (17.71%) Jenkins
2 139 (12.95%) Git (software)
3 97 (9.04%) Subversion
4 75 (6.99%) JIRA
5 45 (4.19%) TeamCity
6 36 (3.36%) Maven
6 36 (3.36%) Vagrant
7 31 (2.89%) SonarQube
8 27 (2.52%) Sonatype Nexus
9 26 (2.42%) Ant
10 25 (2.33%) Artifactory
10 25 (2.33%) Gerrit
11 24 (2.24%) Hudson
11 24 (2.24%) Selenium
12 23 (2.14%) JUnit
13 18 (1.68%) Introscope
14 17 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (1.40%) GitLab
15 15 (1.40%) Travis CI
16 14 (1.30%) SoapUI
General
1 284 (26.47%) Finance
2 192 (17.89%) Banking
3 45 (4.19%) Investment Banking
4 44 (4.10%) Retail
5 38 (3.54%) Front Office
6 31 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.68%) Back Office
9 15 (1.40%) Games
10 11 (1.03%) Publishing
11 7 (0.65%) Marketing
12 5 (0.47%) Electronics
12 5 (0.47%) Law
12 5 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.37%) Advertising
13 4 (0.37%) Legal
13 4 (0.37%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.093%) Billing
14 1 (0.093%) French Language
14 1 (0.093%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 253 (23.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 192 (17.89%) Developer
3 133 (12.40%) Linux Engineer
4 107 (9.97%) Administrator
5 86 (8.01%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 72 (6.71%) Analyst
7 71 (6.62%) Systems Administrator
8 53 (4.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 52 (4.85%) AWS Engineer
9 52 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
10 51 (4.75%) AWS DevOps
10 51 (4.75%) Consultant
11 49 (4.57%) Linux Administrator
12 48 (4.47%) Applications Support
12 48 (4.47%) C++ Developer
12 48 (4.47%) Unix Engineer
13 40 (3.73%) Oracle Developer
14 39 (3.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 33 (3.08%) Linux Developer
15 33 (3.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (10.44%) HTML
2 96 (8.95%) Web Services
3 91 (8.48%) LAMP
4 90 (8.39%) XML
5 81 (7.55%) .NET
6 71 (6.62%) CSS
7 45 (4.19%) Middleware
8 37 (3.45%) STL
9 35 (3.26%) Node.js
10 33 (3.08%) REST
11 31 (2.89%) J2EE
11 31 (2.89%) LAPP Stack
12 30 (2.80%) SOAP
13 29 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
13 29 (2.70%) XSLT
14 26 (2.42%) FIX Protocol
15 24 (2.24%) Sensu
16 21 (1.96%) JSP
17 20 (1.86%) ASP.NET
18 19 (1.77%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 63 (5.87%) Data Centre
2 52 (4.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 51 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (4.66%) Equities
5 49 (4.57%) Clustering
6 35 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.89%) Fixed Income
8 30 (2.80%) Derivative
9 29 (2.70%) Public Cloud
10 17 (1.58%) Replication
11 14 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 14 (1.30%) DataPower
11 14 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
12 13 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
13 12 (1.12%) Fintech
13 12 (1.12%) Hedge funds
14 11 (1.03%) Digital Media
14 11 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 738 (68.78%) Linux
2 516 (48.09%) Unix
3 277 (25.82%) Windows
4 193 (17.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 109 (10.16%) Solaris
6 87 (8.11%) CentOS
6 87 (8.11%) Windows Server
7 65 (6.06%) AIX
8 51 (4.75%) Ubuntu
9 41 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 23 (2.14%) SUSE
12 18 (1.68%) Debian
12 18 (1.68%) Oracle Linux
13 17 (1.58%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.93%) Android
16 10 (0.93%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.93%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (34.48%) DevOps
2 284 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (17.99%) Continuous Integration
4 180 (16.78%) Configuration Management
5 125 (11.65%) ITIL
6 87 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 86 (8.01%) Open Source
8 84 (7.83%) Continuous Delivery
8 84 (7.83%) Scrum
9 80 (7.46%) Software Engineering
10 76 (7.08%) SDLC
11 71 (6.62%) High Availability
12 66 (6.15%) Migration
12 66 (6.15%) OO
13 64 (5.96%) Release Management
14 59 (5.50%) Load Balancing
15 48 (4.47%) Performance Tuning
16 47 (4.38%) Web Operations
17 42 (3.91%) Low Latency
18 41 (3.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 671 (62.53%) Python
2 354 (32.99%) Java
3 329 (30.66%) Bash Shell
4 311 (28.98%) SQL
5 306 (28.52%) Ruby
6 193 (17.99%) Shell Script
7 156 (14.54%) C++
8 144 (13.42%) PowerShell
9 143 (13.33%) PHP
10 141 (13.14%) JavaScript
11 83 (7.74%) C#
12 73 (6.80%) C
13 48 (4.47%) Korn
14 36 (3.36%) PL/SQL
15 31 (2.89%) VB
16 21 (1.96%) Scala
17 20 (1.86%) Bourne shell
18 18 (1.68%) Jython
19 14 (1.30%) R
19 14 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (5.50%) Security Cleared
2 41 (3.82%) Degree
3 36 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.58%) CISSP
5 13 (1.21%) CISM
6 12 (1.12%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.03%) CISA
8 10 (0.93%) PMP
9 9 (0.84%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.65%) AWS Certification
10 7 (0.65%) GIAC
11 6 (0.56%) CEH
12 5 (0.47%) CCNA
12 5 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.47%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.47%) RHCE
13 4 (0.37%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.40%) QA
2 9 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.75%) SLA
4 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.19%) MiFID
7 1 (0.093%) ISO27002
System Software
1 109 (10.16%) Docker
2 103 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (8.95%) Active Directory
4 42 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (3.26%) KVM
6 32 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (2.98%) vSphere
7 27 (2.52%) Xen
8 24 (2.24%) NFS
9 23 (2.14%) Samba
10 21 (1.96%) vCloud
11 16 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 15 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 13 (1.21%) Hyper-V
14 12 (1.12%) VMware ESX
15 8 (0.75%) RHEV
15 8 (0.75%) VirtualBox
16 7 (0.65%) Snort
16 7 (0.65%) Squid
16 7 (0.65%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 343 (31.97%) Puppet
2 216 (20.13%) Opscode Chef
3 193 (17.99%) Ansible
4 100 (9.32%) Nagios
5 49 (4.57%) Kibana
6 38 (3.54%) logstash
7 37 (3.45%) Salt
8 36 (3.36%) HAProxy
9 35 (3.26%) Control-M
10 28 (2.61%) ZABBIX
11 25 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
12 19 (1.77%) Graphite
12 19 (1.77%) Terraform
12 19 (1.77%) Zenoss
13 15 (1.40%) Tivoli
13 15 (1.40%) WSUS
14 14 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 13 (1.21%) Kubernetes
16 12 (1.12%) Grafana
16 12 (1.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 255 (23.77%) Red Hat
2 242 (22.55%) Oracle
3 161 (15.00%) VMware
4 103 (9.60%) Microsoft
5 75 (6.99%) IBM
6 53 (4.94%) Splunk
7 51 (4.75%) Sybase
8 50 (4.66%) HP
9 42 (3.91%) Cisco
10 39 (3.63%) Informatica
11 34 (3.17%) Veritas
12 33 (3.08%) Atlassian
13 29 (2.70%) Citrix
13 29 (2.70%) Google
14 24 (2.24%) EMC
15 23 (2.14%) BMC
15 23 (2.14%) F5
16 21 (1.96%) AppDynamics
16 21 (1.96%) Apple
16 21 (1.96%) Rackspace
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