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 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 38 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Perl 80 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.95% 1.27% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.75% 3.29% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 4 6
Median daily rate £300 £274 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% +5.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £253 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
405 213 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.19% 38.52% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 142 123
Median daily rate £320 £373 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.09% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £15.51 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Perl.

1 76 (84.44%) Linux
2 71 (78.89%) Unix
3 57 (63.33%) Windows
4 56 (62.22%) Shell Script
5 52 (57.78%) SQL
6 50 (55.56%) HP
7 49 (54.44%) Oracle
8 46 (51.11%) TCP/IP
8 46 (51.11%) Security Cleared
9 41 (45.56%) CA
10 40 (44.44%) ITIL
10 40 (44.44%) Windows Server
11 36 (40.00%) SC Cleared
11 36 (40.00%) Java
12 35 (38.89%) Tivoli
13 33 (36.67%) VB
14 32 (35.56%) SQL Server
14 32 (35.56%) DB2
15 29 (32.22%) ServiceNow
16 28 (31.11%) MOM
17 27 (30.00%) HP SiteScope
18 26 (28.89%) Korn
18 26 (28.89%) BMC
18 26 (28.89%) SAN
19 25 (27.78%) IBM
20 21 (23.33%) AIX
20 21 (23.33%) Red Hat
21 20 (22.22%) DNS
21 20 (22.22%) Mentoring
22 19 (21.11%) BPSS Clearance

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 18 (20.00%) Apache
1 18 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 18 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (15.56%) JBoss
3 12 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (6.67%) CICS
4 6 (6.67%) Confluence
4 6 (6.67%) IIS
4 6 (6.67%) MQSeries
4 6 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (6.67%) Tuxedo
5 4 (4.44%) AquaLogic
6 3 (3.33%) FileNet
6 3 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (18.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (4.44%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 46 (51.11%) TCP/IP
2 26 (28.89%) SAN
3 20 (22.22%) DNS
4 16 (17.78%) SSL
5 14 (15.56%) LDAP
6 12 (13.33%) WAN
7 11 (12.22%) iSCSI
8 8 (8.89%) Firewall
8 8 (8.89%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (7.78%) SSH
10 6 (6.67%) FTP
10 6 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (6.67%) Network Security
10 6 (6.67%) WinSCP
11 3 (3.33%) SNMP
12 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.56%) DB2
1 32 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (6.67%) Easytrieve
2 6 (6.67%) MS Access
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 6 (6.67%) JIRA
1 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) HP UFT
2 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.33%) JMeter
2 3 (3.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.67%) Banking
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (18.89%) Unix Engineer
2 15 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.44%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Tester
6 7 (7.78%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Unix Support
7 6 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Developer
7 6 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Linux Support
7 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Unix Support Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Linux Support Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Monitoring Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) .NET
2 7 (7.78%) Software Packaging
3 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (6.67%) ISPF
3 6 (6.67%) J2EE
3 6 (6.67%) Middleware
3 6 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.33%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.33%) Mainframe
3 11 (12.22%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (6.67%) DataPower
4 6 (6.67%) VSAM
5 3 (3.33%) CESG
5 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.33%) PKI
5 3 (3.33%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 76 (84.44%) Linux
2 71 (78.89%) Unix
3 57 (63.33%) Windows
4 40 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 21 (23.33%) AIX
6 19 (21.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (16.67%) Solaris
8 11 (12.22%) Windows XP
9 6 (6.67%) MVS
9 6 (6.67%) OS/390
10 5 (5.56%) zOS
11 3 (3.33%) HPUX
11 3 (3.33%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.11%) Debian
12 1 (1.11%) SUSE
12 1 (1.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.44%) ITIL
2 20 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 17 (18.89%) Incident Management
3 17 (18.89%) Server Monitoring
4 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.78%) Configuration Management
5 14 (15.56%) DevOps
6 13 (14.44%) Unit Testing
7 12 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (12.22%) Change Management
8 11 (12.22%) Problem Management
8 11 (12.22%) Validation
9 9 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.78%) Defect Management
10 7 (7.78%) Release Management
11 6 (6.67%) OO
11 6 (6.67%) Operations Management
11 6 (6.67%) Performance Management
11 6 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.22%) Shell Script
2 52 (57.78%) SQL
3 36 (40.00%) Java
4 33 (36.67%) VB
5 26 (28.89%) Korn
6 17 (18.89%) C
7 16 (17.78%) C#
7 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
8 15 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 13 (14.44%) C-shell
10 12 (13.33%) C++
11 11 (12.22%) Python
12 10 (11.11%) Ruby
13 9 (10.00%) PL/SQL
14 6 (6.67%) Assembly Language
14 6 (6.67%) CLIST
14 6 (6.67%) COBOL
14 6 (6.67%) JCL
14 6 (6.67%) REXX
14 6 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (51.11%) Security Cleared
2 36 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 19 (21.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (13.33%) AAT
5 2 (2.22%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CCNA
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) SLA
2 5 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (4.44%) QA
4 3 (3.33%) WAI
4 3 (3.33%) WCAG
5 2 (2.22%) GPG13
System Software
1 12 (13.33%) Samba
2 11 (12.22%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.78%) NFS
4 6 (6.67%) Time Sharing Option
5 5 (5.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (3.33%) Docker
6 3 (3.33%) Firmware
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (38.89%) Tivoli
2 28 (31.11%) MOM
3 27 (30.00%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.67%) Puppet
5 4 (4.44%) SCOM
6 2 (2.22%) Netcool
6 2 (2.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) HP
2 49 (54.44%) Oracle
3 41 (45.56%) CA
4 29 (32.22%) ServiceNow
5 26 (28.89%) BMC
6 25 (27.78%) IBM
7 21 (23.33%) Red Hat
8 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (12.22%) Sun
10 10 (11.11%) Axway
11 6 (6.67%) Informatica
11 6 (6.67%) Micro Focus
11 6 (6.67%) Siebel
12 4 (4.44%) Fujitsu
13 1 (1.11%) Opsware
13 1 (1.11%) VMware