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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 87 114 87
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -27
Contract jobs citing Perl 605 434 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.65% 1.94% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 4.66% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 300 405
Median daily rate £475 £494 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
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
9809 9307 9536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.04% 41.57% 40.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7437 6692 7016
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 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 47 69
Median hourly rate £26.00 £29.74 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.57% -15.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.90 £55.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +39 85 £475 -5.00% 31
Croydon -2 13 £393 -11.54%
Uxbridge +5 3 £375 -
Docklands, London +7 2 £468 +33.57%
Ealing - 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £340 - 1
Southall - 2 £340 -
Canary Wharf -2 1 £650 +36.84%
Harrow -12 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Greenford - 1 £345 -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 640 (64.39%) Python
2 620 (62.37%) Linux
3 482 (48.49%) Unix
4 329 (33.10%) Java
5 322 (32.39%) SQL
5 322 (32.39%) Bash Shell
6 309 (31.09%) DevOps
7 285 (28.67%) Puppet
8 269 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
9 268 (26.96%) Finance
10 259 (26.06%) Windows
11 247 (24.85%) Ruby
12 220 (22.13%) Oracle
13 203 (20.42%) Red Hat
13 203 (20.42%) Amazon AWS
14 200 (20.12%) Shell Script
15 190 (19.11%) Banking
16 186 (18.71%) C++
17 173 (17.40%) Opscode Chef
18 170 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
19 168 (16.90%) MySQL
20 165 (16.60%) Configuration Management
21 161 (16.20%) Jenkins
22 160 (16.10%) Apache
23 157 (15.79%) PHP
24 154 (15.49%) Ansible
25 152 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 146 (14.69%) Git (software)
27 141 (14.19%) VMware
28 130 (13.08%) PowerShell

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
1 160 (16.10%) Apache
2 112 (11.27%) Tomcat
3 59 (5.94%) IIS
4 53 (5.33%) JBoss
5 45 (4.53%) Node.js
5 45 (4.53%) WebSphere
6 44 (4.43%) Confluence
7 39 (3.92%) OpenStack
8 31 (3.12%) nginx
8 31 (3.12%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (2.01%) IBM HTTP Server
10 19 (1.91%) CMS
10 19 (1.91%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.51%) Apache Pig
11 15 (1.51%) SAS
12 11 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 11 (1.11%) Apache Solr
12 11 (1.11%) Drupal
13 9 (0.91%) Alfresco
13 9 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.31%) HipChat
3 12 (1.21%) SPSS
4 11 (1.11%) Stata
5 9 (0.91%) MS Office
6 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.10%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 8 (0.80%) ION MarketView
1 8 (0.80%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.30%) Global One
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.20%) RMDS
5 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.10%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.10%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 203 (20.42%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.72%) GitHub
4 22 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (1.31%) PaaS
8 12 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.01%) SaaS
10 5 (0.50%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.30%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.30%) SoftLayer
13 2 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.20%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.20%) IaaS
13 2 (0.20%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.20%) Route 53
14 1 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 121 (12.17%) TCP/IP
2 114 (11.47%) DNS
3 100 (10.06%) HTTP
4 80 (8.05%) Firewall
4 80 (8.05%) SSL
5 67 (6.74%) LDAP
6 55 (5.53%) SAN
7 37 (3.72%) Internet
8 33 (3.32%) VPN
9 27 (2.72%) NAS
10 25 (2.52%) LAN
11 20 (2.01%) SMTP
12 19 (1.91%) FTP
12 19 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (1.71%) SNMP
13 17 (1.71%) SSH
14 16 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
14 16 (1.61%) WAN
15 15 (1.51%) Multicast
16 14 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (16.90%) MySQL
2 122 (12.27%) Relational Database
3 98 (9.86%) SQL Server
4 80 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
5 68 (6.84%) MongoDB
6 62 (6.24%) Oracle Database
7 46 (4.63%) NoSQL
8 42 (4.23%) RDBMS
9 30 (3.02%) OLTP
10 28 (2.82%) Big Data
10 28 (2.82%) DB2
10 28 (2.82%) Hadoop
10 28 (2.82%) Redis
11 21 (2.11%) Jackrabbit
12 16 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.51%) Apache Hive
13 15 (1.51%) Data Mining
13 15 (1.51%) HBase
13 15 (1.51%) KDB
14 14 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 161 (16.20%) Jenkins
2 146 (14.69%) Git (software)
3 93 (9.36%) JIRA
4 85 (8.55%) Subversion
5 47 (4.73%) TeamCity
6 42 (4.23%) Maven
7 28 (2.82%) Selenium
8 27 (2.72%) Hudson
9 24 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
10 22 (2.21%) Vagrant
11 21 (2.11%) Mockito
12 20 (2.01%) Artifactory
12 20 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (1.91%) Ant
14 18 (1.81%) Introscope
15 15 (1.51%) ClearCase
15 15 (1.51%) Gerrit
16 14 (1.41%) Eclipse
16 14 (1.41%) Gradle
16 14 (1.41%) JUnit
General
1 268 (26.96%) Finance
2 190 (19.11%) Banking
3 56 (5.63%) Front Office
3 56 (5.63%) Investment Banking
4 25 (2.52%) Retail
5 21 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.81%) Games
7 11 (1.11%) Back Office
8 8 (0.80%) Advertising
8 8 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.70%) Marketing
10 6 (0.60%) Publishing
11 5 (0.50%) Electronics
11 5 (0.50%) Legal
11 5 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.20%) Billing
12 2 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.10%) French Language
13 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.10%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 218 (21.93%) Developer
2 181 (18.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 110 (11.07%) Linux Engineer
4 94 (9.46%) Administrator
5 63 (6.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 61 (6.14%) Systems Administrator
7 60 (6.04%) Analyst
8 54 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
9 48 (4.83%) Architect
10 46 (4.63%) Applications Support
11 44 (4.43%) C++ Developer
11 44 (4.43%) Consultant
11 44 (4.43%) Oracle Developer
12 41 (4.12%) Java Developer
12 41 (4.12%) Support Analyst
13 38 (3.82%) AWS Engineer
13 38 (3.82%) Linux Administrator
13 38 (3.82%) Unix Administrator
14 33 (3.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 33 (3.32%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (11.97%) HTML
2 110 (11.07%) Web Services
3 84 (8.45%) CSS
4 71 (7.14%) .NET
5 68 (6.84%) LAMP
6 61 (6.14%) XML
7 52 (5.23%) JSON
8 47 (4.73%) REST
9 43 (4.33%) Ajax
10 42 (4.23%) Middleware
11 34 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
12 33 (3.32%) Spring
13 31 (3.12%) HTML5
13 31 (3.12%) Sensu
14 30 (3.02%) STL
15 29 (2.92%) CSS3
16 28 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
16 28 (2.82%) J2EE
17 27 (2.72%) SOAP
18 24 (2.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 60 (6.04%) Equities
3 52 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (4.33%) Clustering
5 39 (3.92%) Derivative
6 33 (3.32%) Data Centre
7 31 (3.12%) Fixed Income
8 27 (2.72%) Management Information System
9 24 (2.41%) Fintech
10 22 (2.21%) Computer Science
11 18 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
13 16 (1.61%) Replication
14 14 (1.41%) Public Cloud
15 13 (1.31%) Wiki
16 12 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
17 11 (1.11%) DataPower
17 11 (1.11%) Statistics
18 10 (1.01%) PlayStation
19 9 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 620 (62.37%) Linux
2 482 (48.49%) Unix
3 259 (26.06%) Windows
4 152 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 107 (10.76%) Solaris
6 84 (8.45%) Windows Server
7 82 (8.25%) CentOS
8 68 (6.84%) AIX
9 43 (4.33%) Ubuntu
10 34 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (2.72%) SUSE
12 24 (2.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 22 (2.21%) Mac OS X
14 18 (1.81%) Debian
14 18 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
15 14 (1.41%) Mac OS X Server
15 14 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (1.21%) HPUX
17 7 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.60%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (31.09%) DevOps
2 269 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
4 165 (16.60%) Configuration Management
5 101 (10.16%) OO
6 99 (9.96%) Open Source
7 87 (8.75%) ITIL
8 78 (7.85%) Migration
9 75 (7.55%) High Availability
10 68 (6.84%) SDLC
11 66 (6.64%) Software Engineering
12 65 (6.54%) Continuous Delivery
13 64 (6.44%) Scrum
14 63 (6.34%) Low Latency
15 59 (5.94%) E-Commerce
16 58 (5.84%) TDD
17 56 (5.63%) Release Management
18 52 (5.23%) Web Operations
19 50 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
20 46 (4.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 640 (64.39%) Python
2 329 (33.10%) Java
3 322 (32.39%) Bash Shell
3 322 (32.39%) SQL
4 247 (24.85%) Ruby
5 200 (20.12%) Shell Script
6 186 (18.71%) C++
7 157 (15.79%) PHP
8 130 (13.08%) PowerShell
9 120 (12.07%) JavaScript
10 102 (10.26%) C#
11 83 (8.35%) C
12 48 (4.83%) Korn
13 35 (3.52%) PL/SQL
14 28 (2.82%) Scala
15 22 (2.21%) VB
16 19 (1.91%) Bourne shell
17 16 (1.61%) Jython
18 15 (1.51%) T-SQL
18 15 (1.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 45 (4.53%) Degree
3 44 (4.43%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.71%) AWS Certification
5 9 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.80%) RHCE
7 7 (0.70%) CCNA
8 6 (0.60%) CCNP
8 6 (0.60%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.40%) RHCSA
10 4 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.30%) CEH
11 3 (0.30%) GIAC
11 3 (0.30%) ISEB
11 3 (0.30%) RHCA
12 2 (0.20%) CISSP
12 2 (0.20%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.20%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.72%) QA
2 10 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.01%) SLA
3 8 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.80%) MiFID
4 5 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.20%) SDET
7 1 (0.10%) COBIT
7 1 (0.10%) ISO27002
System Software
1 79 (7.95%) Docker
2 78 (7.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (5.63%) Active Directory
4 38 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (3.62%) NFS
6 31 (3.12%) Samba
7 28 (2.82%) vSphere
8 22 (2.21%) KVM
9 20 (2.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 16 (1.61%) vCloud
11 15 (1.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 9 (0.91%) GlusterFS
12 9 (0.91%) iptables
12 9 (0.91%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.80%) Ceph
13 8 (0.80%) Xen
14 7 (0.70%) RHEV
14 7 (0.70%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.60%) Postfix
15 6 (0.60%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 285 (28.67%) Puppet
2 173 (17.40%) Opscode Chef
3 154 (15.49%) Ansible
4 78 (7.85%) Nagios
5 41 (4.12%) Kibana
6 40 (4.02%) Salt
7 39 (3.92%) HAProxy
8 35 (3.52%) logstash
9 33 (3.32%) ZABBIX
10 27 (2.72%) Control-M
11 24 (2.41%) Grafana
11 24 (2.41%) ITRS Geneos
12 23 (2.31%) Uchiwa
13 16 (1.61%) Kubernetes
14 15 (1.51%) Tivoli
15 14 (1.41%) Netcool
16 13 (1.31%) Cacti
16 13 (1.31%) WSUS
17 12 (1.21%) Netcool/OMNIbus
18 11 (1.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 220 (22.13%) Oracle
2 203 (20.42%) Red Hat
3 141 (14.19%) VMware
4 74 (7.44%) Sybase
5 64 (6.44%) Microsoft
6 60 (6.04%) IBM
7 54 (5.43%) HP
8 53 (5.33%) Cisco
9 47 (4.73%) Splunk
10 39 (3.92%) Veritas
11 31 (3.12%) Informatica
12 24 (2.41%) Atlassian
13 21 (2.11%) Apple
14 20 (2.01%) Google
14 20 (2.01%) Reuters
15 19 (1.91%) AppDynamics
16 18 (1.81%) ATG
16 18 (1.81%) F5
17 17 (1.71%) Dell
18 16 (1.61%) EMC
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + depending experience
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £550 - 650 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Enterprise Technology
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - 600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 19 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £550 - 650 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago