The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
England / North East
Rank 76 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Contract jobs citing Perl 17 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.88% 1.81% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 4.68% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Median daily rate £375 £325 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £267 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £432 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
348 342 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 38.45% 38.73% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 209 147
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £14.80 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear -14 13 £375 +15.38% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 North East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 75 (90.36%) Linux
2 70 (84.34%) Unix
3 62 (74.70%) SQL
4 60 (72.29%) Windows
5 47 (56.63%) HP
6 45 (54.22%) TCP/IP
7 43 (51.81%) Windows Server
8 41 (49.40%) Shell Script
9 40 (48.19%) VB
9 40 (48.19%) Security Cleared
10 35 (42.17%) SC Cleared
10 35 (42.17%) Java
11 31 (37.35%) Oracle
12 30 (36.14%) AIX
13 28 (33.73%) Tivoli
14 27 (32.53%) ITIL
14 27 (32.53%) Red Hat
15 26 (31.33%) IBM
15 26 (31.33%) HP SiteScope
16 25 (30.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 25 (30.12%) LDAP
17 24 (28.92%) Change Control
18 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (27.71%) Configuration Management
19 22 (26.51%) Server Monitoring
20 21 (25.30%) DevOps
21 20 (24.10%) Opscode Chef
21 20 (24.10%) WebLogic
22 18 (21.69%) JBoss
22 18 (21.69%) Solaris

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 20 (24.10%) WebLogic
2 18 (21.69%) JBoss
3 13 (15.66%) WebSphere
3 13 (15.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (9.64%) FileNet
4 8 (9.64%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (8.43%) Confluence
6 4 (4.82%) Apache
7 3 (3.61%) AquaLogic
7 3 (3.61%) MQSeries
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (3.61%) Tuxedo
8 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (3.61%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) IaaS
1 5 (6.02%) OpenShift
1 5 (6.02%) PaaS
1 5 (6.02%) SaaS
2 3 (3.61%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (54.22%) TCP/IP
2 25 (30.12%) LDAP
3 16 (19.28%) SSL
4 12 (14.46%) DNS
5 8 (9.64%) Firewall
5 8 (9.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (9.64%) Network Security
5 8 (9.64%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (9.64%) SSH
6 6 (7.23%) SAN
7 5 (6.02%) Internet
8 4 (4.82%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.82%) WAN
9 2 (2.41%) SNMP
10 1 (1.20%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.82%) DB2
3 4 (4.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) JIRA
2 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.41%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.41%) JMeter
4 2 (2.41%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.41%) Selenium
4 2 (2.41%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.41%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Support Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (16.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Product Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Products Support Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Applications Support
5 5 (6.02%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Senior Applications Support
6 4 (4.82%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Administrator
7 3 (3.61%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Mainframe Support
7 3 (3.61%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Support Specialist
7 3 (3.61%) Technologist
8 2 (2.41%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.41%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) Software Packaging
2 10 (12.05%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (4.82%) LAMP
3 4 (4.82%) Middleware
4 3 (3.61%) .NET
4 3 (3.61%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (3.61%) J2EE
5 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (16.87%) Mainframe
2 10 (12.05%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (9.64%) DataPower
4 6 (7.23%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.41%) PKI
5 2 (2.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (90.36%) Linux
2 70 (84.34%) Unix
3 60 (72.29%) Windows
4 43 (51.81%) Windows Server
5 30 (36.14%) AIX
6 25 (30.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (21.69%) Solaris
8 11 (13.25%) zOS
9 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
10 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (3.61%) MVS
12 3 (3.61%) OS/390
13 2 (2.41%) HPUX
13 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.41%) VME
14 1 (1.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) ITIL
2 24 (28.92%) Change Control
3 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (27.71%) Configuration Management
4 22 (26.51%) Server Monitoring
5 21 (25.30%) DevOps
6 17 (20.48%) Problem Management
7 16 (19.28%) Change Management
8 14 (16.87%) OO
9 13 (15.66%) Workflow
10 11 (13.25%) Incident Management
10 11 (13.25%) Quality Management
11 9 (10.84%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
13 5 (6.02%) Automated Testing
13 5 (6.02%) Data Management
13 5 (6.02%) Open Source
13 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
14 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
15 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 62 (74.70%) SQL
2 41 (49.40%) Shell Script
3 40 (48.19%) VB
4 35 (42.17%) Java
5 12 (14.46%) Korn
6 10 (12.05%) Python
7 9 (10.84%) C
8 8 (9.64%) PL/SQL
8 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
8 8 (9.64%) Ruby
9 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.82%) C-shell
11 3 (3.61%) C++
11 3 (3.61%) VBScript
12 2 (2.41%) C#
12 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (48.19%) Security Cleared
2 35 (42.17%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (12.05%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (9.64%) NFS
4 5 (6.02%) Docker
5 4 (4.82%) Samba
5 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (33.73%) Tivoli
2 26 (31.33%) HP SiteScope
3 20 (24.10%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (20.48%) Puppet
5 8 (9.64%) Control-M
5 8 (9.64%) Forum Sentry
6 7 (8.43%) MOM
7 2 (2.41%) Ansible
7 2 (2.41%) SCOM
8 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.20%) PureDisk
8 1 (1.20%) Simpana
8 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (56.63%) HP
2 31 (37.35%) Oracle
3 27 (32.53%) Red Hat
4 26 (31.33%) IBM
5 18 (21.69%) CA
6 17 (20.48%) Sun
7 12 (14.46%) Axway
8 10 (12.05%) Informatica
8 10 (12.05%) Siebel
9 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.02%) Atlassian
10 5 (6.02%) ServiceNow
11 4 (4.82%) BMC
11 4 (4.82%) VMware
12 2 (2.41%) Fujitsu
12 2 (2.41%) SaltStack
13 1 (1.20%) arcserve
13 1 (1.20%) Brocade
13 1 (1.20%) Cisco
13 1 (1.20%) Symantec