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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 90 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing Perl 566 487 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.61% 2.12% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 5.03% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 340 354
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £21.30 £95.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
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
9424 9687 9567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.47% 42.15% 41.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7173 7092 6966
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 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 83 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £18.00 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £91.00 £52.55 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +26 89 £525 +10.52% 42
Croydon -3 15 £393 -7.64%
Harrow - 7 £495 -
Docklands, London +10 4 £525 +16.66%
Ealing - 4 £350 -
Hounslow 0 2 £490 +30.66%
Canary Wharf -3 2 £513 +70.83%
Southall - 2 £340 -
Hayes - 2 £340 -
Bromley - 1 £425 - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 714 (68.00%) Linux
2 680 (64.76%) Python
3 509 (48.48%) Unix
4 363 (34.57%) DevOps
5 348 (33.14%) Java
6 329 (31.33%) Puppet
7 325 (30.95%) Bash Shell
8 312 (29.71%) SQL
9 301 (28.67%) Ruby
10 277 (26.38%) Agile Software Development
11 274 (26.10%) Finance
12 271 (25.81%) Windows
13 243 (23.14%) Amazon AWS
14 239 (22.76%) Red Hat
15 219 (20.86%) Oracle
16 210 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
17 196 (18.67%) Ansible
18 193 (18.38%) Jenkins
19 192 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
20 191 (18.19%) Shell Script
21 183 (17.43%) Banking
22 179 (17.05%) Configuration Management
23 177 (16.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 171 (16.29%) MySQL
25 161 (15.33%) C++
26 157 (14.95%) Apache
27 154 (14.67%) VMware
28 150 (14.29%) PowerShell
29 144 (13.71%) PHP
30 143 (13.62%) Git (software)

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
1 157 (14.95%) Apache
2 98 (9.33%) Tomcat
3 66 (6.29%) IIS
4 51 (4.86%) OpenStack
5 49 (4.67%) WebSphere
6 43 (4.10%) Confluence
7 37 (3.52%) nginx
8 36 (3.43%) JBoss
9 31 (2.95%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (1.81%) IBM HTTP Server
11 17 (1.62%) CMS
12 16 (1.52%) WebLogic
13 15 (1.43%) Apache Pig
14 14 (1.33%) SAS
15 12 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 11 (1.05%) Drupal
16 11 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
17 9 (0.86%) Mule ESB
18 8 (0.76%) Apache Spark
18 8 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.24%) SPSS
3 12 (1.14%) Stata
4 10 (0.95%) MS Office
5 9 (0.86%) HipChat
6 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.095%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (0.95%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.38%) Global One
2 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.29%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.29%) Relativity
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.095%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.095%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.095%) Magento
5 1 (0.095%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.095%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.095%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.095%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.095%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.095%) RMDS
5 1 (0.095%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 243 (23.14%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.48%) GitHub
4 25 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 21 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (1.43%) PaaS
9 12 (1.14%) SaaS
10 11 (1.05%) IaaS
11 10 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (0.67%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.67%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.57%) Route 53
14 5 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.48%) CloudFront
14 5 (0.48%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (11.81%) DNS
2 104 (9.90%) TCP/IP
3 91 (8.67%) LDAP
4 90 (8.57%) HTTP
5 88 (8.38%) Firewall
6 74 (7.05%) SSL
7 57 (5.43%) SAN
8 30 (2.86%) NAS
8 30 (2.86%) VPN
9 26 (2.48%) LAN
10 25 (2.38%) Internet
11 21 (2.00%) SNMP
11 21 (2.00%) WAN
12 18 (1.71%) FTP
12 18 (1.71%) Kerberos
13 17 (1.62%) Multicast
13 17 (1.62%) Network Security
13 17 (1.62%) SMTP
14 14 (1.33%) DMZ
15 13 (1.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (16.29%) MySQL
2 123 (11.71%) Relational Database
3 117 (11.14%) SQL Server
4 76 (7.24%) PostgreSQL
5 72 (6.86%) Oracle Database
6 56 (5.33%) RDBMS
7 53 (5.05%) MongoDB
8 45 (4.29%) NoSQL
9 31 (2.95%) OLTP
10 30 (2.86%) DB2
11 28 (2.67%) Hadoop
12 27 (2.57%) Big Data
13 25 (2.38%) Redis
14 18 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (1.43%) Data Mining
17 14 (1.33%) Apache Hive
17 14 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (1.33%) HBase
17 14 (1.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 193 (18.38%) Jenkins
2 143 (13.62%) Git (software)
3 85 (8.10%) Subversion
4 69 (6.57%) JIRA
5 39 (3.71%) TeamCity
6 35 (3.33%) Maven
7 33 (3.14%) Hudson
8 29 (2.76%) Vagrant
9 28 (2.67%) Artifactory
10 25 (2.38%) Selenium
10 25 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
11 24 (2.29%) Ant
11 24 (2.29%) SonarQube
12 20 (1.90%) Gerrit
13 19 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (1.81%) JUnit
14 18 (1.71%) Introscope
15 12 (1.14%) Eclipse
15 12 (1.14%) GitLab
16 11 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 274 (26.10%) Finance
2 183 (17.43%) Banking
3 45 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 40 (3.81%) Front Office
5 34 (3.24%) Retail
6 27 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.62%) Games
9 15 (1.43%) Back Office
10 10 (0.95%) Publishing
11 7 (0.67%) Marketing
12 6 (0.57%) Advertising
13 5 (0.48%) Electronics
13 5 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.38%) Law
14 4 (0.38%) Legal
15 2 (0.19%) Billing
16 1 (0.095%) French Language
16 1 (0.095%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.095%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 243 (23.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 197 (18.76%) Developer
3 129 (12.29%) Linux Engineer
4 102 (9.71%) Administrator
5 81 (7.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 71 (6.76%) Analyst
7 66 (6.29%) Systems Administrator
8 50 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 48 (4.57%) AWS Engineer
9 48 (4.57%) Oracle Developer
10 47 (4.48%) AWS DevOps
10 47 (4.48%) C++ Developer
10 47 (4.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 46 (4.38%) Consultant
12 45 (4.29%) Applications Support
13 44 (4.19%) Linux Administrator
14 43 (4.10%) Unix Engineer
15 39 (3.71%) Support Analyst
16 37 (3.52%) Linux Developer
17 36 (3.43%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (10.00%) HTML
2 98 (9.33%) Web Services
3 87 (8.29%) .NET
4 78 (7.43%) LAMP
4 78 (7.43%) XML
5 63 (6.00%) CSS
6 42 (4.00%) Middleware
7 36 (3.43%) STL
8 35 (3.33%) Node.js
9 33 (3.14%) REST
10 30 (2.86%) J2EE
11 27 (2.57%) LAPP Stack
11 27 (2.57%) Sensu
11 27 (2.57%) SOAP
12 25 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
13 23 (2.19%) XSLT
14 22 (2.10%) JSON
14 22 (2.10%) LEMP Stack
15 21 (2.00%) JSP
16 19 (1.81%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 53 (5.05%) Data Centre
3 52 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (4.95%) Equities
4 50 (4.76%) Clustering
5 31 (2.95%) Derivative
5 31 (2.95%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.86%) Fixed Income
7 25 (2.38%) Public Cloud
8 21 (2.00%) Replication
9 16 (1.52%) Fintech
10 15 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
11 13 (1.24%) Performance Metrics
12 12 (1.14%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.14%) DataPower
13 11 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (0.95%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.95%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.95%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 714 (68.00%) Linux
2 509 (48.48%) Unix
3 271 (25.81%) Windows
4 177 (16.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 100 (9.52%) Solaris
6 92 (8.76%) Windows Server
7 90 (8.57%) CentOS
8 67 (6.38%) AIX
9 52 (4.95%) Ubuntu
10 38 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (2.48%) SUSE
11 26 (2.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 23 (2.19%) Mac OS X
13 19 (1.81%) Debian
13 19 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
14 17 (1.62%) Mac OS X Server
15 12 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.95%) Android
16 10 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (34.57%) DevOps
2 277 (26.38%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
4 179 (17.05%) Configuration Management
5 116 (11.05%) ITIL
6 98 (9.33%) Open Source
7 87 (8.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 79 (7.52%) E-Commerce
9 74 (7.05%) Scrum
10 72 (6.86%) OO
11 71 (6.76%) SDLC
11 71 (6.76%) Software Engineering
12 70 (6.67%) High Availability
12 70 (6.67%) Migration
13 61 (5.81%) Release Management
14 54 (5.14%) Web Operations
15 51 (4.86%) Load Balancing
16 50 (4.76%) Low Latency
17 48 (4.57%) Performance Tuning
18 37 (3.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 680 (64.76%) Python
2 348 (33.14%) Java
3 325 (30.95%) Bash Shell
4 312 (29.71%) SQL
5 301 (28.67%) Ruby
6 191 (18.19%) Shell Script
7 161 (15.33%) C++
8 150 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 144 (13.71%) PHP
10 127 (12.10%) JavaScript
11 87 (8.29%) C#
12 72 (6.86%) C
13 45 (4.29%) Korn
14 33 (3.14%) PL/SQL
15 29 (2.76%) VB
16 22 (2.10%) Scala
17 20 (1.90%) Bourne shell
18 15 (1.43%) Jython
19 13 (1.24%) R
19 13 (1.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (5.90%) Security Cleared
2 42 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 37 (3.52%) Degree
4 18 (1.71%) CISSP
5 13 (1.24%) CISM
6 11 (1.05%) AWS Certification
6 11 (1.05%) CISA
7 10 (0.95%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.76%) GIAC
8 8 (0.76%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.76%) PMP
9 7 (0.67%) CEH
10 6 (0.57%) CCNA
10 6 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.57%) RHCE
11 5 (0.48%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.38%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.52%) QA
2 12 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.76%) SLA
5 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.19%) MiFID
8 1 (0.095%) ISO27002
System Software
1 104 (9.90%) Docker
2 94 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (8.76%) Active Directory
4 43 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (2.95%) KVM
6 30 (2.86%) Samba
6 30 (2.86%) vSphere
7 28 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (2.29%) NFS
9 20 (1.90%) vCloud
10 19 (1.81%) Xen
11 18 (1.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 16 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 13 (1.24%) Hyper-V
14 11 (1.05%) VMware ESX
15 9 (0.86%) GlusterFS
16 8 (0.76%) RHEV
16 8 (0.76%) VirtualBox
17 7 (0.67%) StorNext
17 7 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 329 (31.33%) Puppet
2 210 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 196 (18.67%) Ansible
4 94 (8.95%) Nagios
5 52 (4.95%) Kibana
6 44 (4.19%) Salt
7 42 (4.00%) HAProxy
8 41 (3.90%) logstash
9 30 (2.86%) ITRS Geneos
10 29 (2.76%) ZABBIX
11 28 (2.67%) Control-M
12 18 (1.71%) Grafana
12 18 (1.71%) Graphite
13 17 (1.62%) Kubernetes
13 17 (1.62%) Uchiwa
13 17 (1.62%) WSUS
14 16 (1.52%) Zenoss
15 15 (1.43%) Terraform
16 13 (1.24%) Tivoli
17 12 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 239 (22.76%) Red Hat
2 219 (20.86%) Oracle
3 154 (14.67%) VMware
4 98 (9.33%) Microsoft
5 65 (6.19%) IBM
6 56 (5.33%) Splunk
6 56 (5.33%) Sybase
7 51 (4.86%) HP
8 46 (4.38%) Cisco
9 34 (3.24%) Google
10 33 (3.14%) Informatica
10 33 (3.14%) Veritas
11 27 (2.57%) Atlassian
12 26 (2.48%) Apple
13 25 (2.38%) Citrix
14 20 (1.90%) AppDynamics
14 20 (1.90%) F5
15 19 (1.81%) ATG
15 19 (1.81%) EMC
15 19 (1.81%) Rackspace
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