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 3 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 51 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 24 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.12% 2.42% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.36% 5.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
Average daily rate
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£488 £261 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
287 166 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.27% 44.62% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 113 26
Average daily rate £450 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, 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 27 (90.00%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) Linux
3 20 (66.67%) UNIX
4 18 (60.00%) Windows
4 18 (60.00%) Solaris
5 17 (56.67%) AIX
6 16 (53.33%) SSL
6 16 (53.33%) IBM
6 16 (53.33%) SQL
7 15 (50.00%) Oracle
7 15 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
8 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (36.67%) DataPower
9 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
9 11 (36.67%) JBoss
9 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
9 11 (36.67%) Change Control
10 10 (33.33%) Tivoli
10 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 10 (33.33%) Change Management
10 10 (33.33%) VB
10 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
11 9 (30.00%) Axway
11 9 (30.00%) WebLogic
11 9 (30.00%) Sun
11 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
12 8 (26.67%) DevOps
12 8 (26.67%) HP
12 8 (26.67%) CA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (36.67%) JBoss
3 9 (30.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (26.67%) Apache
5 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
5 7 (23.33%) Node.js
6 6 (20.00%) Jetty
7 5 (16.67%) FileNet
8 4 (13.33%) Tuxedo
8 4 (13.33%) MQSeries
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (13.33%) AquaLogic
9 1 (3.33%) nginx
9 1 (3.33%) Confluence
9 1 (3.33%) CMS
9 1 (3.33%) Zope
9 1 (3.33%) Plone
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) Google App Engine
3 2 (6.67%) PaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) SSL
2 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) SNMP
4 5 (16.67%) LDAP
4 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (13.33%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) FishEye
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Django Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) SOAP
1 6 (20.00%) Struts
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
1 6 (20.00%) XML
1 6 (20.00%) XSD
1 6 (20.00%) XSLT
1 6 (20.00%) WSDL
1 6 (20.00%) JSON
1 6 (20.00%) Django
1 6 (20.00%) Apache CXF
1 6 (20.00%) Sass
2 5 (16.67%) Software Packaging
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 4 (13.33%) J2EE
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) DataPower
2 8 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 8 (26.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) UNIX
3 18 (60.00%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) Solaris
4 17 (56.67%) AIX
5 8 (26.67%) zOS
6 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (13.33%) OS/390
8 2 (6.67%) CentOS
9 1 (3.33%) Fedora
9 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Change Control
2 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (33.33%) Change Management
2 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 5 (16.67%) Workflow
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) Microservices
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) QMS
6 4 (13.33%) Release Management
7 3 (10.00%) Security Management
7 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Validation
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
4 10 (33.33%) VB
5 6 (20.00%) Groovy
6 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.33%) Python
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
6 4 (13.33%) C
6 4 (13.33%) C++
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.67%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Varnish
4 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.33%) qmail
4 1 (3.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (16.67%) Puppet
3 4 (13.33%) Ansible
4 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.67%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (6.67%) MOM
5 2 (6.67%) SCOM
6 1 (3.33%) yum
6 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.33%) logstash
6 1 (3.33%) systemd
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) IBM
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (30.00%) Sun
3 9 (30.00%) Axway
4 8 (26.67%) HP
4 8 (26.67%) CA
5 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (16.67%) Informatica
6 5 (16.67%) Siebel
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) Metastorm
7 4 (13.33%) Fujitsu
8 3 (10.00%) Rackspace
8 3 (10.00%) SaltStack
8 3 (10.00%) VMware
9 2 (6.67%) Google
10 1 (3.33%) Splunk