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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 32 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Contract jobs citing Perl 61 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.73% 2.03% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.32% 4.95% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 6 2
Average daily rate £295 £278 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +18.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £450 £244
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
Tyne and Wear

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
333 202 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.75% 40.97% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 141 149
Average daily rate £315 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £23.84 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 58 (79.45%) Linux
2 56 (76.71%) Unix
3 44 (60.27%) Shell Script
4 43 (58.90%) Windows
5 39 (53.42%) Oracle
6 36 (49.32%) SQL
7 35 (47.95%) HP
8 34 (46.58%) Java
8 34 (46.58%) Security Cleared
9 33 (45.21%) TCP/IP
10 29 (39.73%) ITIL
10 29 (39.73%) Windows Server
11 28 (38.36%) SC Cleared
11 28 (38.36%) CA
12 23 (31.51%) IBM
12 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
12 23 (31.51%) DB2
13 22 (30.14%) VB
13 22 (30.14%) Tivoli
14 21 (28.77%) SAN
15 19 (26.03%) C
15 19 (26.03%) Korn
15 19 (26.03%) WebSphere
15 19 (26.03%) ServiceNow
16 18 (24.66%) AIX
16 18 (24.66%) MOM
17 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (23.29%) .NET
17 17 (23.29%) C#
17 17 (23.29%) JavaScript

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 (26.03%) WebSphere
2 17 (23.29%) WebLogic
3 16 (21.92%) Apache
4 13 (17.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (16.44%) JBoss
6 7 (9.59%) Confluence
6 7 (9.59%) MQSeries
6 7 (9.59%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (9.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (9.59%) Tuxedo
7 6 (8.22%) CICS
7 6 (8.22%) IIS
7 6 (8.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (6.85%) AquaLogic
9 3 (4.11%) FileNet
10 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (6.85%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.21%) TCP/IP
2 21 (28.77%) SAN
3 17 (23.29%) SSL
4 16 (21.92%) DNS
5 12 (16.44%) LDAP
6 10 (13.70%) WAN
7 9 (12.33%) iSCSI
8 6 (8.22%) Firewall
8 6 (8.22%) FTP
8 6 (8.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (8.22%) Network Security
8 6 (8.22%) OpenLDAP
8 6 (8.22%) WinSCP
9 5 (6.85%) SSH
10 4 (5.48%) SNMP
11 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) DB2
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (8.22%) Easytrieve
2 6 (8.22%) MS Access
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) JIRA
2 6 (8.22%) Eclipse
2 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.48%) HP UFT
3 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.48%) JMeter
3 4 (5.48%) LoadRunner
3 4 (5.48%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.22%) Banking
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.18%) Unix Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Tester
4 8 (10.96%) Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Applications Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Middleware Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Unix Support
8 4 (5.48%) Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Linux Support
8 4 (5.48%) Unix Support Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Linux Support Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.29%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (9.59%) J2EE
2 7 (9.59%) Middleware
2 7 (9.59%) Software Packaging
3 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.22%) ISPF
3 6 (8.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.70%) IBM Mainframe
2 10 (13.70%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.22%) DataPower
3 6 (8.22%) VSAM
4 4 (5.48%) PKI
5 3 (4.11%) CESG
5 3 (4.11%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.37%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 58 (79.45%) Linux
2 56 (76.71%) Unix
3 43 (58.90%) Windows
4 29 (39.73%) Windows Server
5 18 (24.66%) AIX
6 13 (17.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (16.44%) Solaris
8 7 (9.59%) OS/390
9 6 (8.22%) MVS
9 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
10 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
10 4 (5.48%) zOS
11 1 (1.37%) Debian
11 1 (1.37%) SUSE
11 1 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) ITIL
2 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.55%) Configuration Management
4 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
5 12 (16.44%) DevOps
5 12 (16.44%) Server Monitoring
6 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
6 11 (15.07%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
7 10 (13.70%) Change Management
7 10 (13.70%) Problem Management
8 8 (10.96%) Validation
9 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.59%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (8.22%) OO
10 6 (8.22%) Workflow
11 5 (6.85%) Defect Management
11 5 (6.85%) Release Management
11 5 (6.85%) Security Management
11 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) Shell Script
2 36 (49.32%) SQL
3 34 (46.58%) Java
4 22 (30.14%) VB
5 19 (26.03%) C
5 19 (26.03%) Korn
6 17 (23.29%) C#
6 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
7 13 (17.81%) Bash Shell
7 13 (17.81%) C++
8 12 (16.44%) Python
9 11 (15.07%) C-shell
9 11 (15.07%) Ruby
10 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
11 6 (8.22%) Assembly Language
11 6 (8.22%) CLIST
11 6 (8.22%) COBOL
11 6 (8.22%) JCL
11 6 (8.22%) REXX
11 6 (8.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (46.58%) Security Cleared
2 28 (38.36%) SC Cleared
3 14 (19.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (12.33%) AAT
5 1 (1.37%) CCNA
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.37%) Degree
5 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) MCSE
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 5 (6.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (5.48%) QA
4 3 (4.11%) WAI
4 3 (4.11%) WCAG
5 2 (2.74%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Samba
2 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.22%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (6.85%) NFS
5 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (4.11%) Docker
7 2 (2.74%) Firmware
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (30.14%) Tivoli
2 18 (24.66%) MOM
3 16 (21.92%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.22%) Puppet
5 1 (1.37%) SCOM
5 1 (1.37%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) Oracle
2 35 (47.95%) HP
3 28 (38.36%) CA
4 23 (31.51%) IBM
5 19 (26.03%) ServiceNow
6 17 (23.29%) BMC
7 15 (20.55%) Red Hat
8 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
9 12 (16.44%) Sun
10 11 (15.07%) Axway
11 6 (8.22%) Informatica
11 6 (8.22%) Micro Focus
11 6 (8.22%) Siebel
12 5 (6.85%) Fujitsu
13 1 (1.37%) Opsware
13 1 (1.37%) VMware
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