The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 104 135 75
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -60
Contract jobs citing Perl 483 399 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.06% 1.70% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 4.09% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 289 467
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.30 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £43.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-9.71% +23.23%
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
9979 9766 10561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 41.53% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7282 6979 7472
Average daily rate £450 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 66 104
Average hourly rate £27.78 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 110 £475 -5.94% 49
Canary Wharf -7 4 £300 -
Croydon -17 4 £444 -36.60%
Hillingdon - 3 £325 -
Greenford +11 2 £355 -
Docklands, London -5 2 £525 +31.25%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £375 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £375 - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 588 (63.23%) Linux
2 520 (55.91%) Python
3 478 (51.40%) UNIX
4 366 (39.35%) Java
5 335 (36.02%) SQL
6 271 (29.14%) Finance
7 233 (25.05%) Windows
8 224 (24.09%) Oracle
9 211 (22.69%) Banking
10 197 (21.18%) Puppet
11 192 (20.65%) DevOps
12 182 (19.57%) Ruby
13 176 (18.92%) Shell Script
14 172 (18.49%) Bash Shell
15 159 (17.10%) C++
16 152 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
17 146 (15.70%) Red Hat
18 141 (15.16%) Configuration Management
19 140 (15.05%) SQL Server
20 133 (14.30%) Relational Database
21 131 (14.09%) Solaris
21 131 (14.09%) VMware
22 125 (13.44%) Opscode Chef
23 123 (13.23%) Jenkins
23 123 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
24 122 (13.12%) PHP
25 120 (12.90%) MySQL
26 119 (12.80%) Git (software)
27 117 (12.58%) Investment Banking
28 115 (12.37%) Amazon AWS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 90 (9.68%) Apache
2 63 (6.77%) Tomcat
3 36 (3.87%) OpenStack
4 35 (3.76%) WebSphere
5 34 (3.66%) IIS
5 34 (3.66%) JBoss
6 33 (3.55%) nginx
7 18 (1.94%) WebLogic
8 17 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (1.51%) Node.js
9 14 (1.51%) Mule ESB
10 11 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (1.18%) MS Exchange
11 10 (1.08%) SAS
11 10 (1.08%) Confluence
12 9 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
13 8 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.65%) Lync
15 5 (0.54%) WebSphere Portal
15 5 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 33 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (1.18%) MS Office
4 6 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.32%) Maple
5 3 (0.32%) LaTeX
5 3 (0.32%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.11%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.18%) ION MarketView
2 10 (1.08%) Global One
3 9 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.54%) IntelliMatch
5 4 (0.43%) RMDS
5 4 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
5 4 (0.43%) Summit
5 4 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.32%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.22%) SunGard Martini
7 2 (0.22%) Eikon
8 1 (0.11%) Tridion
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.11%) Unica
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.11%) Loanet
8 1 (0.11%) Finacle
8 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 115 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.75%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.75%) SaaS
5 7 (0.75%) IaaS
6 6 (0.65%) GitHub
7 5 (0.54%) Heroku
7 5 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.43%) Engine Yard
8 4 (0.43%) PaaS
8 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.22%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.53%) Firewall
2 59 (6.34%) DNS
3 53 (5.70%) SAN
4 52 (5.59%) LDAP
5 43 (4.62%) TCP/IP
6 37 (3.98%) Internet
7 32 (3.44%) HTTP
8 31 (3.33%) SSL
9 25 (2.69%) NAS
10 22 (2.37%) DHCP
11 20 (2.15%) VPN
12 19 (2.04%) LAN
13 17 (1.83%) SNMP
14 15 (1.61%) iSCSI
15 14 (1.51%) Multicast
15 14 (1.51%) DMZ
16 13 (1.40%) Kerberos
16 13 (1.40%) Reverse Proxy
17 11 (1.18%) SMTP
18 7 (0.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 133 (14.30%) Relational Database
3 120 (12.90%) MySQL
4 84 (9.03%) RDBMS
5 58 (6.24%) MongoDB
6 43 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
7 38 (4.09%) Oracle Database
8 37 (3.98%) NoSQL
8 37 (3.98%) DB2
9 24 (2.58%) Redis
10 21 (2.26%) Hadoop
11 16 (1.72%) KDB
12 15 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.29%) Big Data
14 12 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 123 (13.23%) Jenkins
2 119 (12.80%) Git (software)
3 92 (9.89%) Subversion
4 47 (5.05%) JIRA
5 39 (4.19%) Ant
6 35 (3.76%) Maven
7 32 (3.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 30 (3.23%) ClearCase
9 24 (2.58%) Hudson
10 23 (2.47%) Artifactory
11 22 (2.37%) Gerrit
12 19 (2.04%) Gradle
13 17 (1.83%) Selenium
14 15 (1.61%) Mercurial
14 15 (1.61%) JUnit
14 15 (1.61%) Eclipse
14 15 (1.61%) TeamCity
15 14 (1.51%) SonarQube
16 13 (1.40%) FishEye
17 10 (1.08%) Introscope
General
1 271 (29.14%) Finance
2 211 (22.69%) Banking
3 117 (12.58%) Investment Banking
4 114 (12.26%) Front Office
5 27 (2.90%) Financial Institution
6 16 (1.72%) Retail
7 15 (1.61%) Back Office
8 13 (1.40%) Games
9 11 (1.18%) Legal
10 10 (1.08%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.65%) Advertising
12 4 (0.43%) Marketing
13 3 (0.32%) Publishing
13 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.22%) Law
14 2 (0.22%) French Language
15 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 219 (23.55%) Developer
2 115 (12.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 90 (9.68%) Analyst
4 81 (8.71%) Administrator
5 71 (7.63%) Applications Support
6 56 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
7 54 (5.81%) Support Analyst
8 42 (4.52%) Linux Engineer
9 37 (3.98%) Perl Developer
10 35 (3.76%) Applications Support Analyst
11 33 (3.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 29 (3.12%) C++ Developer
12 29 (3.12%) Consultant
13 24 (2.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 24 (2.58%) Python Developer
14 23 (2.47%) DBA
14 23 (2.47%) Java Developer
15 22 (2.37%) Senior Developer
15 22 (2.37%) Software Engineer
16 21 (2.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (10.54%) Web Services
2 95 (10.22%) XML
3 86 (9.25%) .NET
4 82 (8.82%) FIX Protocol
5 54 (5.81%) LAMP
6 46 (4.95%) Middleware
7 45 (4.84%) HTML
8 37 (3.98%) J2EE
9 30 (3.23%) CSS
10 26 (2.80%) STL
11 24 (2.58%) SOAP
12 22 (2.37%) JSON
13 19 (2.04%) jQuery
14 18 (1.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 17 (1.83%) Spring
16 16 (1.72%) Moose
17 15 (1.61%) RESTful
17 15 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
18 14 (1.51%) CPAN
18 14 (1.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 95 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (6.34%) Equities
3 57 (6.13%) Fixed Income
4 55 (5.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 50 (5.38%) Computer Science
6 45 (4.84%) Derivative
7 34 (3.66%) Clustering
8 27 (2.90%) Management Information System
9 25 (2.69%) Data Centre
10 23 (2.47%) Credit Risk
11 22 (2.37%) Market Risk
12 18 (1.94%) Grid Computing
13 17 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (1.51%) SWIFT
14 14 (1.51%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.97%) Public Cloud
15 9 (0.97%) Eurex
15 9 (0.97%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.97%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 588 (63.23%) Linux
2 478 (51.40%) UNIX
3 233 (25.05%) Windows
4 131 (14.09%) Solaris
5 111 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (6.56%) Ubuntu
7 58 (6.24%) CentOS
8 25 (2.69%) AIX
9 24 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (1.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 13 (1.40%) Mac OS X Server
12 12 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (1.08%) SUSE
14 9 (0.97%) HPUX
14 9 (0.97%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.97%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.86%) Fedora
16 7 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.65%) Debian
17 6 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (20.65%) DevOps
2 152 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (15.16%) Configuration Management
4 123 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
5 80 (8.60%) Open Source
6 76 (8.17%) OO
7 68 (7.31%) ITIL
8 67 (7.20%) SDLC
9 62 (6.67%) Low Latency
10 57 (6.13%) Scrum
11 54 (5.81%) Continuous Delivery
12 50 (5.38%) Project Management
13 48 (5.16%) Electronic Trading
14 44 (4.73%) Migration
15 43 (4.62%) Software Engineering
15 43 (4.62%) Load Balancing
16 39 (4.19%) Release Management
17 36 (3.87%) E-Commerce
18 35 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
19 34 (3.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 520 (55.91%) Python
2 366 (39.35%) Java
3 335 (36.02%) SQL
4 182 (19.57%) Ruby
5 176 (18.92%) Shell Script
6 172 (18.49%) Bash Shell
7 159 (17.10%) C++
8 122 (13.12%) PHP
9 100 (10.75%) PowerShell
10 91 (9.78%) JavaScript
11 65 (6.99%) C#
12 63 (6.77%) Korn
13 59 (6.34%) C
14 45 (4.84%) PL/SQL
15 32 (3.44%) Scala
16 23 (2.47%) VBScript
17 16 (1.72%) VB
17 16 (1.72%) VBA
17 16 (1.72%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.29%) Jython
Qualifications
1 67 (7.20%) Degree
2 44 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.37%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 16 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (1.29%) CCNA
6 9 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.75%) MCSE
8 6 (0.65%) RHCE
9 5 (0.54%) CCNP
10 4 (0.43%) CCIP
10 4 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.43%) MCP
10 4 (0.43%) CCDA
10 4 (0.43%) CCSA
10 4 (0.43%) NCDA
10 4 (0.43%) VCAP
11 3 (0.32%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.67%) QA
2 6 (0.65%) SLA
3 5 (0.54%) COREP
3 5 (0.54%) FINREP
4 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.22%) Basel II
4 2 (0.22%) MiFID
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 35 (3.76%) vCloud
4 28 (3.01%) vSphere
5 27 (2.90%) Docker
6 26 (2.80%) NFS
7 23 (2.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 22 (2.37%) KVM
9 17 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (1.83%) Samba
10 10 (1.08%) Hyper-V
11 8 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 6 (0.65%) VMware ESX
14 5 (0.54%) Firmware
14 5 (0.54%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.43%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.43%) GPFS
16 3 (0.32%) Ceph
16 3 (0.32%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 197 (21.18%) Puppet
2 125 (13.44%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (4.73%) Nagios
4 42 (4.52%) ZABBIX
4 42 (4.52%) Ansible
5 31 (3.33%) Salt
6 26 (2.80%) HAProxy
7 23 (2.47%) logstash
7 23 (2.47%) Rundeck
7 23 (2.47%) BladeLogic
8 20 (2.15%) Kibana
9 17 (1.83%) Tivoli
10 16 (1.72%) Control-M
10 16 (1.72%) Vagrant
11 14 (1.51%) WSUS
12 13 (1.40%) NetBackup
12 13 (1.40%) Cobbler
13 11 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
13 11 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
14 10 (1.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 224 (24.09%) Oracle
2 146 (15.70%) Red Hat
3 131 (14.09%) VMware
4 105 (11.29%) Sybase
5 69 (7.42%) Microsoft
6 55 (5.91%) HP
7 47 (5.05%) IBM
8 33 (3.55%) Veritas
9 29 (3.12%) Splunk
10 27 (2.90%) Google
11 26 (2.80%) Sun
12 25 (2.69%) EMC
12 25 (2.69%) Cisco
13 23 (2.47%) Perforce
13 23 (2.47%) TIBCO
14 21 (2.26%) Informatica
14 21 (2.26%) Citrix
14 21 (2.26%) New Relic
15 19 (2.04%) F5
16 18 (1.94%) BMC
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Eligo
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £425.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Rate: £35,319 - £41,553 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago