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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 117 114 146
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +32
Contract jobs citing Perl 493 484 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.18% 2.07% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.87% 4.77% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 350 292
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
10117 10139 10176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.72% 43.34% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7542 7580 7307
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 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 69 65
Median hourly rate £30.47 £30.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.55% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £15.64 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £44.20 £118.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -11 81 £500 +7.52% 31
Croydon -12 6 £375 -16.66%
Harrow - 5 £498 - 1
Brentford - 3 £455 -
Bromley - 2 £463 - 1
Hounslow - 2 - -
Southwark - 2 £450 -
Teddington - 1 £550 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 757 (71.08%) Linux
2 668 (62.72%) Python
3 502 (47.14%) Unix
4 383 (35.96%) DevOps
5 359 (33.71%) Java
6 355 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 355 (33.33%) Puppet
7 301 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
8 287 (26.95%) Ruby
9 280 (26.29%) Finance
10 278 (26.10%) Windows
11 261 (24.51%) SQL
12 248 (23.29%) Red Hat
13 245 (23.00%) Amazon AWS
14 234 (21.97%) Oracle
14 234 (21.97%) Apache
15 223 (20.94%) Ansible
16 222 (20.85%) Opscode Chef
17 221 (20.75%) Jenkins
18 212 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
19 196 (18.40%) MySQL
20 183 (17.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 179 (16.81%) Configuration Management
22 178 (16.71%) VMware
23 173 (16.24%) Banking
24 166 (15.59%) Shell Script
25 153 (14.37%) Tomcat
26 147 (13.80%) Git (software)
27 146 (13.71%) Firewall
28 144 (13.52%) 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
1 234 (21.97%) Apache
2 153 (14.37%) Tomcat
3 70 (6.57%) WebSphere
4 68 (6.38%) IIS
5 60 (5.63%) OpenStack
6 54 (5.07%) nginx
7 47 (4.41%) JBoss
8 43 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 41 (3.85%) Confluence
10 37 (3.47%) WebLogic
11 22 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
11 22 (2.07%) Mule ESB
12 18 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
13 17 (1.60%) WebLogic Portal
13 17 (1.60%) WebSphere Portal
14 15 (1.41%) FileNet
14 15 (1.41%) Jetty
14 15 (1.41%) WildFly
15 13 (1.22%) Apache Pig
15 13 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.75%) SPSS
3 7 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.56%) MS Office
4 6 (0.56%) Stata
5 4 (0.38%) HipChat
5 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.094%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (0.94%) ION MarketView
2 6 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.38%) Relativity
4 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) Global One
5 2 (0.19%) RMDS
6 1 (0.094%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.094%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.094%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 1 (0.094%) Sophis RISQUE
6 1 (0.094%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 245 (23.00%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (3.19%) PaaS
5 24 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (1.78%) GitHub
7 18 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (1.60%) OpenShift
9 16 (1.50%) IaaS
9 16 (1.50%) SaaS
10 14 (1.31%) Amazon S3
11 11 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (0.66%) CloudFront
12 7 (0.66%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.66%) Route 53
13 6 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 146 (13.71%) Firewall
2 142 (13.33%) DNS
3 116 (10.89%) TCP/IP
4 108 (10.14%) LDAP
5 94 (8.83%) HTTP
6 82 (7.70%) SSL
7 53 (4.98%) SAN
8 48 (4.51%) VPN
9 38 (3.57%) Internet
10 32 (3.00%) LAN
11 29 (2.72%) NAS
11 29 (2.72%) Reverse Proxy
12 27 (2.54%) WAN
13 24 (2.25%) DMZ
13 24 (2.25%) Network Security
14 22 (2.07%) SSH
15 20 (1.88%) X.509
16 17 (1.60%) FTP
17 16 (1.50%) Kerberos
17 16 (1.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (18.40%) MySQL
2 112 (10.52%) SQL Server
3 97 (9.11%) PostgreSQL
4 80 (7.51%) Relational Database
5 73 (6.85%) NoSQL
6 71 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 48 (4.51%) RDBMS
8 47 (4.41%) Hadoop
9 43 (4.04%) Big Data
9 43 (4.04%) MongoDB
10 28 (2.63%) OLTP
11 27 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (2.25%) DB2
13 23 (2.16%) Redis
14 18 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
15 17 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (1.22%) QlikView
18 12 (1.13%) Sqoop
19 11 (1.03%) HBase
Development Applications
1 221 (20.75%) Jenkins
2 147 (13.80%) Git (software)
3 94 (8.83%) Subversion
4 63 (5.92%) JIRA
5 48 (4.51%) TeamCity
6 39 (3.66%) Hudson
7 38 (3.57%) Gerrit
7 38 (3.57%) SonarQube
8 36 (3.38%) Maven
9 35 (3.29%) Sonatype Nexus
9 35 (3.29%) Vagrant
10 30 (2.82%) Ant
11 26 (2.44%) Mercurial
12 25 (2.35%) Artifactory
13 21 (1.97%) GitLab
13 21 (1.97%) JUnit
13 21 (1.97%) Selenium
14 20 (1.88%) Travis CI
15 16 (1.50%) Introscope
16 15 (1.41%) SoapUI
General
1 280 (26.29%) Finance
2 173 (16.24%) Banking
3 46 (4.32%) Retail
4 41 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 35 (3.29%) Financial Institution
6 27 (2.54%) Front Office
7 26 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.50%) Back Office
9 9 (0.85%) Law
10 8 (0.75%) Games
10 8 (0.75%) Publishing
11 6 (0.56%) Advertising
12 5 (0.47%) Marketing
13 4 (0.38%) Electronics
13 4 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.38%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Legal
15 1 (0.094%) Automotive
15 1 (0.094%) Billing
Job Titles
1 273 (25.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 180 (16.90%) Developer
3 132 (12.39%) Administrator
4 116 (10.89%) Linux Engineer
5 92 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
6 80 (7.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 66 (6.20%) Analyst
8 64 (6.01%) Linux Administrator
9 57 (5.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 54 (5.07%) AWS Engineer
11 51 (4.79%) Unix Engineer
12 50 (4.69%) AWS DevOps
13 49 (4.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 45 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
15 43 (4.04%) Consultant
16 40 (3.76%) C++ Developer
17 38 (3.57%) Java Engineer
17 38 (3.57%) Perl Developer
18 36 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 33 (3.10%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (11.27%) HTML
2 112 (10.52%) Web Services
3 111 (10.42%) LAMP
4 98 (9.20%) XML
5 81 (7.61%) .NET
6 75 (7.04%) CSS
7 57 (5.35%) J2EE
8 49 (4.60%) Middleware
9 46 (4.32%) LAPP Stack
10 43 (4.04%) LEMP Stack
11 39 (3.66%) Node.js
12 37 (3.47%) STL
13 36 (3.38%) RESTful
13 36 (3.38%) XSLT
14 34 (3.19%) JSON
15 28 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
16 25 (2.35%) Regular Expression
16 25 (2.35%) REST
17 22 (2.07%) Ajax
17 22 (2.07%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (6.95%) Data Centre
2 58 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (4.88%) Clustering
4 37 (3.47%) Public Cloud
5 33 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 27 (2.54%) Equities
8 26 (2.44%) Fixed Income
9 22 (2.07%) Derivative
9 22 (2.07%) Virtual Team
10 20 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.60%) Replication
12 16 (1.50%) Computer Science
12 16 (1.50%) DataPower
13 14 (1.31%) Fintech
13 14 (1.31%) Wiki
14 11 (1.03%) Algorithms
14 11 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.03%) Hedge funds
15 10 (0.94%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 757 (71.08%) Linux
2 502 (47.14%) Unix
3 278 (26.10%) Windows
4 183 (17.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 100 (9.39%) CentOS
6 94 (8.83%) Solaris
7 67 (6.29%) Windows Server
8 66 (6.20%) Ubuntu
9 53 (4.98%) AIX
10 37 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (3.19%) SUSE
12 23 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
12 23 (2.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 18 (1.69%) Debian
13 18 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (1.03%) Android
15 11 (1.03%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.94%) Mac OS X
17 9 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (35.96%) DevOps
2 301 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
4 179 (16.81%) Configuration Management
5 127 (11.92%) ITIL
6 108 (10.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 93 (8.73%) Scrum
8 90 (8.45%) Software Engineering
9 88 (8.26%) Load Balancing
10 79 (7.42%) Open Source
11 78 (7.32%) E-Commerce
11 78 (7.32%) High Availability
12 70 (6.57%) SDLC
13 66 (6.20%) Migration
14 62 (5.82%) Release Management
15 60 (5.63%) OO
16 56 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
17 48 (4.51%) Change Management
18 44 (4.13%) Web Operations
19 43 (4.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 668 (62.72%) Python
2 359 (33.71%) Java
3 355 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 287 (26.95%) Ruby
5 261 (24.51%) SQL
6 166 (15.59%) Shell Script
7 144 (13.52%) JavaScript
8 143 (13.43%) PHP
9 141 (13.24%) PowerShell
10 134 (12.58%) C++
11 68 (6.38%) C
12 65 (6.10%) C#
13 43 (4.04%) Korn
14 28 (2.63%) Jython
14 28 (2.63%) Scala
15 27 (2.54%) PL/SQL
16 23 (2.16%) VB
17 15 (1.41%) Bourne shell
18 14 (1.31%) sed
19 13 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 41 (3.85%) Degree
3 24 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.60%) CISSP
5 15 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.13%) CISM
7 11 (1.03%) PMP
8 10 (0.94%) CISA
9 9 (0.85%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.56%) CCNA
12 5 (0.47%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.47%) CEH
12 5 (0.47%) GIAC
12 5 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.38%) CCNP
14 3 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.28%) CREST Certified
15 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.25%) QA
2 10 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 10 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.56%) SLA
4 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.094%) MiFID
6 1 (0.094%) WCAG
System Software
1 128 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (11.64%) Docker
3 113 (10.61%) Active Directory
4 42 (3.94%) Virtual Machines
5 35 (3.29%) Xen
6 33 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
7 31 (2.91%) NFS
8 30 (2.82%) vSphere
9 29 (2.72%) KVM
10 26 (2.44%) vCloud
11 20 (1.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 17 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 14 (1.31%) Samba
13 14 (1.31%) VMware ESX
14 13 (1.22%) Apache Flume
15 12 (1.13%) Hyper-V
16 11 (1.03%) Squid
17 9 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
18 7 (0.66%) Snort
18 7 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 355 (33.33%) Puppet
2 223 (20.94%) Ansible
3 222 (20.85%) Opscode Chef
4 95 (8.92%) Nagios
5 50 (4.69%) Kibana
6 39 (3.66%) HAProxy
6 39 (3.66%) logstash
6 39 (3.66%) ZABBIX
7 32 (3.00%) Salt
7 32 (3.00%) Terraform
8 27 (2.54%) Control-M
9 20 (1.88%) ITRS Geneos
10 19 (1.78%) Kubernetes
11 18 (1.69%) Zenoss
12 16 (1.50%) Graphite
13 13 (1.22%) Rundeck
14 12 (1.13%) Ganglia
14 12 (1.13%) StatsD
14 12 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 11 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 248 (23.29%) Red Hat
2 234 (21.97%) Oracle
3 178 (16.71%) VMware
4 100 (9.39%) Microsoft
5 71 (6.67%) Splunk
6 69 (6.48%) IBM
7 37 (3.47%) Atlassian
8 36 (3.38%) HP
9 35 (3.29%) Cisco
10 31 (2.91%) Google
11 30 (2.82%) EMC
12 29 (2.72%) Veritas
13 28 (2.63%) Informatica
14 25 (2.35%) F5
14 25 (2.35%) Sybase
15 22 (2.07%) Citrix
16 19 (1.78%) NetApp
16 19 (1.78%) Sun
17 18 (1.69%) SaltStack
18 17 (1.60%) Rackspace
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £375 to £380 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day Increase after 65 days work
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £420 - £480 per day
Posted: 24 days ago