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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 110 109 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing Perl 502 474 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.33% 2.09% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 4.72% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 324 403
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £46.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
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
9839 10048 10031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.62% 44.33% 42.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7382 7546 7657
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
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 £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 69 51
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.23 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% -16.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -9 67 £500 +5.26% 28
Canary Wharf +2 11 £513 +5.12%
Harrow -3 4 £495 +1.79%
Hillingdon - 4 £375 -
Docklands, London -1 3 - -
Bromley - 3 £501 -
Croydon -17 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £300 -
Greenford - 1 £360 -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 647 (66.09%) Linux
2 634 (64.76%) Python
3 466 (47.60%) Unix
4 342 (34.93%) DevOps
5 340 (34.73%) Bash Shell
6 332 (33.91%) Java
7 304 (31.05%) Puppet
8 264 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
9 238 (24.31%) Finance
10 227 (23.19%) SQL
11 223 (22.78%) Oracle
12 220 (22.47%) Ruby
13 215 (21.96%) Red Hat
14 213 (21.76%) Windows
15 212 (21.65%) Ansible
16 210 (21.45%) Apache
17 200 (20.43%) Jenkins
18 195 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
19 192 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
20 176 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
21 175 (17.88%) VMware
22 169 (17.26%) Git (software)
23 151 (15.42%) Banking
24 150 (15.32%) MySQL
25 146 (14.91%) Tomcat
26 142 (14.50%) Configuration Management
27 141 (14.40%) C++
27 141 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 136 (13.89%) Shell Script
29 129 (13.18%) 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
1 210 (21.45%) Apache
2 146 (14.91%) Tomcat
3 69 (7.05%) nginx
4 62 (6.33%) WebSphere
5 57 (5.82%) OpenStack
6 49 (5.01%) IIS
7 45 (4.60%) Confluence
8 40 (4.09%) WebLogic
9 33 (3.37%) JBoss
10 32 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
11 27 (2.76%) Mule ESB
12 26 (2.66%) Jetty
13 25 (2.55%) WildFly
14 24 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (2.04%) Apache Pig
16 18 (1.84%) WebSphere Portal
17 16 (1.63%) Apache Solr
17 16 (1.63%) WebLogic Portal
18 15 (1.53%) Apache Spark
19 13 (1.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 16 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.41%) MS Office
6 3 (0.31%) SPSS
7 1 (0.10%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (0.72%) Summit
2 6 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.61%) Relativity
3 3 (0.31%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.20%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.20%) Orchestrade
4 2 (0.20%) Ringtail
4 2 (0.20%) RMDS
4 2 (0.20%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 1 (0.10%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.10%) Maximo
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.10%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 192 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (2.86%) PaaS
4 25 (2.55%) GitHub
5 24 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (2.35%) SaaS
7 21 (2.15%) Amazon S3
8 19 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (1.84%) IaaS
10 17 (1.74%) OpenShift
11 10 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 9 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.41%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.41%) Route 53
17 3 (0.31%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 128 (13.07%) Firewall
2 105 (10.73%) DNS
3 81 (8.27%) LDAP
4 72 (7.35%) TCP/IP
5 64 (6.54%) HTTP
6 51 (5.21%) SSL
7 46 (4.70%) VPN
8 41 (4.19%) Reverse Proxy
8 41 (4.19%) SAN
9 33 (3.37%) Internet
10 31 (3.17%) SSH
11 25 (2.55%) DMZ
12 23 (2.35%) Kerberos
13 22 (2.25%) X.509
14 16 (1.63%) Network Security
14 16 (1.63%) SNMP
15 12 (1.23%) LAN
15 12 (1.23%) NAS
16 11 (1.12%) DHCP
17 10 (1.02%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (15.32%) MySQL
2 109 (11.13%) PostgreSQL
3 100 (10.21%) NoSQL
4 76 (7.76%) SQL Server
5 73 (7.46%) Relational Database
6 64 (6.54%) Big Data
7 62 (6.33%) Oracle Database
8 59 (6.03%) Hadoop
9 56 (5.72%) MongoDB
10 35 (3.58%) RDBMS
11 34 (3.47%) OLTP
12 32 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
14 26 (2.66%) DB2
15 21 (2.15%) Apache Hive
16 20 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 17 (1.74%) Sqoop
18 15 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
19 14 (1.43%) Redis
20 12 (1.23%) HBase
Development Applications
1 200 (20.43%) Jenkins
2 169 (17.26%) Git (software)
3 87 (8.89%) Subversion
4 72 (7.35%) JIRA
5 51 (5.21%) Gerrit
6 48 (4.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 48 (4.90%) TeamCity
7 40 (4.09%) SonarQube
8 35 (3.58%) Maven
9 34 (3.47%) GitLab
9 34 (3.47%) Vagrant
10 33 (3.37%) Ant
11 32 (3.27%) Mercurial
12 30 (3.06%) Selenium
13 27 (2.76%) Hudson
14 21 (2.15%) Gradle
15 20 (2.04%) Cucumber
15 20 (2.04%) JUnit
16 14 (1.43%) JMeter
16 14 (1.43%) Travis CI
General
1 238 (24.31%) Finance
2 151 (15.42%) Banking
3 42 (4.29%) Front Office
3 42 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 37 (3.78%) Retail
5 32 (3.27%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.33%) Back Office
7 12 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.92%) Law
9 7 (0.72%) Advertising
10 6 (0.61%) Games
11 4 (0.41%) Publishing
11 4 (0.41%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.31%) Legal
13 2 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.10%) Automotive
14 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.10%) Marketing
14 1 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 239 (24.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 195 (19.92%) Developer
3 133 (13.59%) Administrator
4 100 (10.21%) Systems Administrator
5 85 (8.68%) Linux Engineer
6 74 (7.56%) Linux Administrator
7 69 (7.05%) Analyst
8 67 (6.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 64 (6.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 63 (6.44%) C++ Developer
11 48 (4.90%) Unix Engineer
12 47 (4.80%) AWS Engineer
13 46 (4.70%) AWS DevOps
14 43 (4.39%) Consultant
14 43 (4.39%) Java Engineer
15 36 (3.68%) Support Engineer
16 35 (3.58%) Perl Developer
17 33 (3.37%) Java Developer
17 33 (3.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 31 (3.17%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (12.56%) Web Services
2 99 (10.11%) LAMP
3 95 (9.70%) XML
4 81 (8.27%) HTML
5 74 (7.56%) .NET
6 60 (6.13%) LAPP Stack
7 57 (5.82%) CSS
8 52 (5.31%) LEMP Stack
9 50 (5.11%) J2EE
10 47 (4.80%) STL
11 42 (4.29%) Node.js
12 40 (4.09%) Regular Expression
13 39 (3.98%) XSLT
14 34 (3.47%) JSON
14 34 (3.47%) RabbitMQ
15 33 (3.37%) Middleware
15 33 (3.37%) RESTful
16 31 (3.17%) ELK Stack
17 28 (2.86%) SOAP
18 26 (2.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.74%) Data Centre
2 50 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.37%) Clustering
4 30 (3.06%) Equities
5 29 (2.96%) Fixed Income
6 27 (2.76%) Derivative
6 27 (2.76%) Replication
7 25 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (2.35%) Virtual Team
9 21 (2.15%) Client/Server
10 19 (1.94%) Public Cloud
11 18 (1.84%) Computer Science
12 16 (1.63%) Fintech
13 15 (1.53%) Visualisation
14 13 (1.33%) Grid Computing
15 12 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (1.23%) Wiki
16 10 (1.02%) DataPower
16 10 (1.02%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 647 (66.09%) Linux
2 466 (47.60%) Unix
3 213 (21.76%) Windows
4 141 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 88 (8.99%) CentOS
6 72 (7.35%) Solaris
7 57 (5.82%) Ubuntu
8 47 (4.80%) AIX
9 31 (3.17%) SUSE
10 30 (3.06%) Windows Server
11 21 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
12 15 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (1.33%) HPUX
13 13 (1.33%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.12%) Apple iOS
15 10 (1.02%) Android
15 10 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.82%) Debian
16 8 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (34.93%) DevOps
2 264 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
4 142 (14.50%) Configuration Management
5 94 (9.60%) Continuous Delivery
6 92 (9.40%) Scrum
7 88 (8.99%) Load Balancing
8 82 (8.38%) Software Engineering
9 81 (8.27%) Open Source
10 78 (7.97%) OO
11 73 (7.46%) ITIL
12 72 (7.35%) SDLC
13 64 (6.54%) High Availability
14 56 (5.72%) E-Commerce
15 55 (5.62%) Release Management
16 49 (5.01%) Migration
16 49 (5.01%) Performance Tuning
17 48 (4.90%) Change Management
18 43 (4.39%) TDD
19 39 (3.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 634 (64.76%) Python
2 340 (34.73%) Bash Shell
3 332 (33.91%) Java
4 227 (23.19%) SQL
5 220 (22.47%) Ruby
6 141 (14.40%) C++
7 136 (13.89%) Shell Script
8 129 (13.18%) PHP
9 104 (10.62%) JavaScript
10 97 (9.91%) PowerShell
11 70 (7.15%) C
11 70 (7.15%) C#
12 42 (4.29%) Korn
13 35 (3.58%) Scala
14 17 (1.74%) Jython
15 16 (1.63%) Go
15 16 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.43%) VBA
17 13 (1.33%) T-SQL
17 13 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (3.98%) Security Cleared
2 34 (3.47%) Degree
3 20 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.23%) CISSP
6 7 (0.72%) CISM
6 7 (0.72%) PMP
7 6 (0.61%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.51%) CISA
8 5 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.41%) CCNA
9 4 (0.41%) CEH
9 4 (0.41%) GIAC
10 3 (0.31%) CCNP
11 2 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.20%) CISMP
11 2 (0.20%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.96%) QA
2 10 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.51%) SLA
4 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.20%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
6 2 (0.20%) MiFID
6 2 (0.20%) WCAG
7 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 128 (13.07%) Docker
1 128 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (7.56%) Active Directory
3 45 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
4 36 (3.68%) Xen
5 33 (3.37%) NFS
6 19 (1.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 18 (1.84%) KVM
8 17 (1.74%) vCloud
9 15 (1.53%) Apache Flume
9 15 (1.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (1.43%) vSphere
11 12 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (1.23%) VMware ESX
12 10 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.92%) RHEV
13 9 (0.92%) Squid
14 7 (0.72%) Snort
15 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 304 (31.05%) Puppet
2 212 (21.65%) Ansible
3 195 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (8.07%) Nagios
5 48 (4.90%) Kibana
5 48 (4.90%) logstash
6 44 (4.49%) ZABBIX
7 43 (4.39%) HAProxy
8 35 (3.58%) Terraform
9 34 (3.47%) Control-M
10 32 (3.27%) Salt
11 24 (2.45%) ITRS Geneos
12 23 (2.35%) Kubernetes
13 13 (1.33%) Zenoss
14 12 (1.23%) SCOM
14 12 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 11 (1.12%) Graphite
16 10 (1.02%) SCCM
17 9 (0.92%) Data Guard
17 9 (0.92%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 223 (22.78%) Oracle
2 215 (21.96%) Red Hat
3 175 (17.88%) VMware
4 92 (9.40%) Splunk
5 65 (6.64%) Microsoft
6 57 (5.82%) IBM
7 44 (4.49%) Atlassian
8 37 (3.78%) Sybase
9 33 (3.37%) HP
10 30 (3.06%) EMC
11 25 (2.55%) Sun
11 25 (2.55%) Veritas
12 18 (1.84%) Cisco
13 16 (1.63%) Citrix
13 16 (1.63%) SaltStack
14 14 (1.43%) Google
14 14 (1.43%) Informatica
14 14 (1.43%) Tableau
15 12 (1.23%) Murex
16 11 (1.12%) F5
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