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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 53 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing Perl 61 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.42% 1.15% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.05% 3.23% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 8 4
Median daily rate £340 £305 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £388 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
Perl
England

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
552 341 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.03% 35.52% 39.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 213 248
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 10
Median hourly rate £53.50 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the North East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 58 £340 +11.47% 2
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 115 (90.55%) Linux
2 111 (87.40%) Unix
3 84 (66.14%) Windows
4 81 (63.78%) SQL
5 77 (60.63%) TCP/IP
6 72 (56.69%) Security Cleared
7 71 (55.91%) HP
8 66 (51.97%) Oracle
9 65 (51.18%) Windows Server
10 62 (48.82%) ITIL
11 58 (45.67%) SC Cleared
12 57 (44.88%) Shell Script
13 55 (43.31%) VB
14 50 (39.37%) Solaris
15 46 (36.22%) Tivoli
16 44 (34.65%) Red Hat
16 44 (34.65%) AIX
17 43 (33.86%) Java
18 40 (31.50%) Configuration Management
19 38 (29.92%) HP SiteScope
20 37 (29.13%) LDAP
21 36 (28.35%) CA
22 35 (27.56%) IBM
22 35 (27.56%) BPSS Clearance
23 29 (22.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 29 (22.83%) SAN
24 27 (21.26%) Korn
25 26 (20.47%) Bash Shell
25 26 (20.47%) WebLogic
26 25 (19.69%) SQL Server

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 26 (20.47%) WebLogic
2 20 (15.75%) Apache
3 19 (14.96%) WebSphere
3 19 (14.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (14.17%) JBoss
5 10 (7.87%) AquaLogic
5 10 (7.87%) MQSeries
5 10 (7.87%) OpenStack
5 10 (7.87%) Oracle Application Server
5 10 (7.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 10 (7.87%) Tuxedo
6 8 (6.30%) FileNet
6 8 (6.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (5.51%) Confluence
8 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.87%) OpenText MBPM
2 8 (6.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.57%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 77 (60.63%) TCP/IP
2 37 (29.13%) LDAP
3 29 (22.83%) SAN
4 25 (19.69%) DNS
5 23 (18.11%) SSL
6 17 (13.39%) WAN
7 16 (12.60%) iSCSI
8 9 (7.09%) Firewall
8 9 (7.09%) Internet
8 9 (7.09%) Network Security
8 9 (7.09%) SSH
9 8 (6.30%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (6.30%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (1.57%) SNMP
11 1 (0.79%) FTP
11 1 (0.79%) HTTP
11 1 (0.79%) VPN
11 1 (0.79%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.54%) DB2
3 15 (11.81%) MySQL
4 13 (10.24%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (10.24%) ClearCase
1 13 (10.24%) StarTeam
2 8 (6.30%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.51%) JIRA
4 6 (4.72%) Travis CI
5 5 (3.94%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.57%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.57%) JMeter
6 2 (1.57%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.57%) Selenium
7 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (0.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (11.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (11.02%) Automation Engineer
2 14 (11.02%) Support Engineer
3 12 (9.45%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (7.87%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (5.51%) HPUX Engineer
5 7 (5.51%) Product Engineer
5 7 (5.51%) Products Support Engineer
6 6 (4.72%) WebOps Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) Subject Matter Expert
7 5 (3.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Monitoring Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Support Specialist
8 4 (3.15%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (2.36%) Administrator
9 3 (2.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.36%) Linux Server Engineer
9 3 (2.36%) Mainframe Support
9 3 (2.36%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.81%) LAMP
2 13 (10.24%) Software Packaging
3 11 (8.66%) Middleware
4 10 (7.87%) IBM Integration Bus
4 10 (7.87%) J2EE
5 9 (7.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (2.36%) .NET
6 3 (2.36%) JSON
6 3 (2.36%) XML
7 2 (1.57%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.81%) Mainframe
3 12 (9.45%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (6.30%) DataPower
5 7 (5.51%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.72%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.57%) PKI
8 2 (1.57%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 115 (90.55%) Linux
2 111 (87.40%) Unix
3 84 (66.14%) Windows
4 65 (51.18%) Windows Server
5 50 (39.37%) Solaris
6 44 (34.65%) AIX
7 29 (22.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (10.24%) HPUX
8 13 (10.24%) zOS
9 10 (7.87%) OS/390
10 8 (6.30%) Windows XP
11 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (3.15%) CentOS
14 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (48.82%) ITIL
2 40 (31.50%) Configuration Management
3 25 (19.69%) Change Control
3 25 (19.69%) Server Monitoring
4 24 (18.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 20 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (15.75%) DevOps
5 20 (15.75%) Incident Management
6 18 (14.17%) Problem Management
7 17 (13.39%) Change Management
7 17 (13.39%) Unit Testing
8 13 (10.24%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.24%) OO
8 13 (10.24%) Service Delivery
8 13 (10.24%) Workflow
9 11 (8.66%) Release Management
10 9 (7.09%) QMS
10 9 (7.09%) Quality Management
10 9 (7.09%) Security Management
11 7 (5.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 81 (63.78%) SQL
2 57 (44.88%) Shell Script
3 55 (43.31%) VB
4 43 (33.86%) Java
5 27 (21.26%) Korn
6 26 (20.47%) Bash Shell
7 18 (14.17%) C-shell
8 16 (12.60%) Python
9 13 (10.24%) C
10 12 (9.45%) PowerShell
11 11 (8.66%) C++
12 8 (6.30%) PHP
12 8 (6.30%) PL/SQL
13 7 (5.51%) Ruby
14 4 (3.15%) VBScript
15 3 (2.36%) JavaScript
16 2 (1.57%) C#
17 1 (0.79%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 72 (56.69%) Security Cleared
2 58 (45.67%) SC Cleared
3 35 (27.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (9.45%) AAT
5 8 (6.30%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.94%) Degree
7 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.87%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.39%) Samba
2 15 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.24%) Active Directory
4 11 (8.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (6.30%) NFS
6 6 (4.72%) Firmware
7 5 (3.94%) Docker
8 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 46 (36.22%) Tivoli
2 38 (29.92%) HP SiteScope
3 24 (18.90%) MOM
4 23 (18.11%) Puppet
5 19 (14.96%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (6.30%) Control-M
7 6 (4.72%) Ansible
8 3 (2.36%) SCOM
9 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.79%) Legato
9 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.79%) Netcool
9 1 (0.79%) PureDisk
9 1 (0.79%) Simpana
9 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.79%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 71 (55.91%) HP
2 66 (51.97%) Oracle
3 44 (34.65%) Red Hat
4 36 (28.35%) CA
5 35 (27.56%) IBM
6 24 (18.90%) Sun
7 21 (16.54%) BMC
7 21 (16.54%) VMware
8 18 (14.17%) Axway
8 18 (14.17%) ServiceNow
9 14 (11.02%) Microsoft
10 9 (7.09%) Fujitsu
10 9 (7.09%) Informatica
10 9 (7.09%) Siebel
11 6 (4.72%) SaltStack
12 5 (3.94%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.57%) SAP
14 1 (0.79%) Cisco
14 1 (0.79%) NetApp
14 1 (0.79%) Veritas
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