The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 44 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing Perl 48 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.16% 1.93% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.38% 4.63% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 3
Median daily rate £348 £325 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +38.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £405 £327
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
293 259 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.61% 41.71% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 158 111
Median daily rate £350 £400 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Perl.

1 88 (88.89%) Linux
2 85 (85.86%) Unix
3 70 (70.71%) Windows
4 68 (68.69%) SQL
5 54 (54.55%) TCP/IP
5 54 (54.55%) HP
6 49 (49.49%) Security Cleared
6 49 (49.49%) Windows Server
7 44 (44.44%) Oracle
7 44 (44.44%) Shell Script
8 43 (43.43%) VB
9 42 (42.42%) Java
10 39 (39.39%) SC Cleared
11 38 (38.38%) ITIL
12 35 (35.35%) AIX
13 31 (31.31%) Red Hat
13 31 (31.31%) Tivoli
13 31 (31.31%) Configuration Management
14 30 (30.30%) HP SiteScope
15 29 (29.29%) IBM
16 28 (28.28%) LDAP
16 28 (28.28%) Solaris
17 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (25.25%) CA
19 24 (24.24%) Change Control
19 24 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 24 (24.24%) DevOps
20 23 (23.23%) Opscode Chef
20 23 (23.23%) WebLogic
21 21 (21.21%) Server Monitoring

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 (23.23%) WebLogic
2 18 (18.18%) JBoss
3 16 (16.16%) WebSphere
3 16 (16.16%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (8.08%) FileNet
4 8 (8.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (7.07%) Apache
5 7 (7.07%) Confluence
6 6 (6.06%) AquaLogic
6 6 (6.06%) MQSeries
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (6.06%) Tuxedo
7 5 (5.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (6.06%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) IaaS
1 5 (5.05%) OpenShift
1 5 (5.05%) PaaS
1 5 (5.05%) SaaS
2 3 (3.03%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 28 (28.28%) LDAP
3 19 (19.19%) SSL
4 15 (15.15%) DNS
5 9 (9.09%) SAN
6 8 (8.08%) Firewall
6 8 (8.08%) Internet
6 8 (8.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (8.08%) Network Security
6 8 (8.08%) OpenLDAP
6 8 (8.08%) SSH
7 7 (7.07%) iSCSI
7 7 (7.07%) WAN
8 2 (2.02%) SNMP
9 1 (1.01%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.13%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (10.10%) DB2
4 7 (7.07%) MySQL
5 1 (1.01%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.07%) ClearCase
2 7 (7.07%) JIRA
2 7 (7.07%) StarTeam
3 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.05%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.02%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.02%) JMeter
5 2 (2.02%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.02%) Selenium
6 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.01%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (16.16%) Support Engineer
2 14 (14.14%) Automation Engineer
2 14 (14.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (7.07%) Product Engineer
3 7 (7.07%) Products Support Engineer
4 6 (6.06%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Applications Support
5 5 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) HPUX Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) WebOps Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Senior Applications Support
6 4 (4.04%) Support Specialist
6 4 (4.04%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) Administrator
7 3 (3.03%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) Mainframe Support
7 3 (3.03%) Technologist
7 3 (3.03%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) Software Packaging
2 10 (10.10%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (8.08%) Middleware
4 7 (7.07%) LAMP
5 6 (6.06%) IBM Integration Bus
5 6 (6.06%) J2EE
6 3 (3.03%) .NET
6 3 (3.03%) JSON
6 3 (3.03%) XML
7 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.01%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.14%) Mainframe
3 10 (10.10%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (8.08%) DataPower
5 6 (6.06%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.02%) PKI
7 2 (2.02%) Replication
8 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 88 (88.89%) Linux
2 85 (85.86%) Unix
3 70 (70.71%) Windows
4 49 (49.49%) Windows Server
5 35 (35.35%) AIX
6 28 (28.28%) Solaris
7 24 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (11.11%) zOS
9 9 (9.09%) HPUX
10 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
11 6 (6.06%) OS/390
12 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (3.03%) MVS
15 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
15 2 (2.02%) VME
16 1 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) ITIL
2 31 (31.31%) Configuration Management
3 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (24.24%) Change Control
4 24 (24.24%) DevOps
5 21 (21.21%) Server Monitoring
6 20 (20.20%) Problem Management
7 19 (19.19%) Change Management
8 14 (14.14%) OO
9 13 (13.13%) Workflow
10 12 (12.12%) Incident Management
11 11 (11.11%) Quality Management
12 9 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
14 7 (7.07%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (7.07%) Unit Testing
15 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2
15 6 (6.06%) Release Management
16 5 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (5.05%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 68 (68.69%) SQL
2 44 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 43 (43.43%) VB
4 42 (42.42%) Java
5 16 (16.16%) Python
6 15 (15.15%) Korn
7 13 (13.13%) C
8 11 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 9 (9.09%) Bash Shell
10 8 (8.08%) PL/SQL
10 8 (8.08%) Ruby
11 7 (7.07%) C++
11 7 (7.07%) C-shell
12 4 (4.04%) PHP
12 4 (4.04%) VBScript
13 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
14 2 (2.02%) C#
15 1 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (49.49%) Security Cleared
2 39 (39.39%) SC Cleared
3 21 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (10.10%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.04%) Degree
6 1 (1.01%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (8.08%) NFS
4 7 (7.07%) Samba
4 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.05%) Docker
6 1 (1.01%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (31.31%) Tivoli
2 30 (30.30%) HP SiteScope
3 23 (23.23%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (20.20%) Puppet
5 13 (13.13%) MOM
6 8 (8.08%) Control-M
7 5 (5.05%) Ansible
8 2 (2.02%) SCOM
9 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.01%) Legato
9 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.01%) PureDisk
9 1 (1.01%) Simpana
9 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.01%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 54 (54.55%) HP
2 44 (44.44%) Oracle
3 31 (31.31%) Red Hat
4 29 (29.29%) IBM
5 25 (25.25%) CA
6 20 (20.20%) Sun
7 15 (15.15%) Axway
8 10 (10.10%) BMC
8 10 (10.10%) Informatica
8 10 (10.10%) ServiceNow
8 10 (10.10%) Siebel
9 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.07%) VMware
11 5 (5.05%) Atlassian
11 5 (5.05%) Fujitsu
11 5 (5.05%) SaltStack
12 2 (2.02%) SAP
13 1 (1.01%) Cisco
13 1 (1.01%) Compuware
13 1 (1.01%) NetApp