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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 52 73 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -32
Contract jobs citing Perl 68 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.58% 0.85% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.52% 2.68% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 2 11
Median daily rate £313 £322 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.02% +23.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £354 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
503 299 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.89% 31.74% 42.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 199 151
Median daily rate £325 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £504 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +57.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.18 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +3 62 £318 -1.47% 3
Durham - 4 £300 -
Northumberland - 1 £300 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 117 (86.67%) Unix
2 115 (85.19%) Linux
3 85 (62.96%) Windows
4 80 (59.26%) Oracle
5 78 (57.78%) Security Cleared
6 77 (57.04%) SQL
6 77 (57.04%) ITIL
6 77 (57.04%) TCP/IP
7 74 (54.81%) HP
7 74 (54.81%) Shell Script
8 66 (48.89%) Windows Server
9 62 (45.93%) SC Cleared
10 56 (41.48%) CA
10 56 (41.48%) Tivoli
11 53 (39.26%) VB
12 46 (34.07%) SAN
13 44 (32.59%) MOM
14 43 (31.85%) SQL Server
14 43 (31.85%) HP SiteScope
15 42 (31.11%) ServiceNow
15 42 (31.11%) BPSS Clearance
15 42 (31.11%) DB2
15 42 (31.11%) Java
15 42 (31.11%) BMC
15 42 (31.11%) Solaris
16 37 (27.41%) Korn
17 36 (26.67%) Red Hat
17 36 (26.67%) Configuration Management
18 35 (25.93%) AIX
19 32 (23.70%) Root Cause Analysis

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 29 (21.48%) Apache
2 25 (18.52%) WebLogic
3 19 (14.07%) WebSphere
3 19 (14.07%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (11.85%) JBoss
5 12 (8.89%) MQSeries
5 12 (8.89%) Oracle Application Server
5 12 (8.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 12 (8.89%) Tuxedo
6 10 (7.41%) AquaLogic
7 9 (6.67%) OpenStack
8 7 (5.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (2.96%) FileNet
10 3 (2.22%) Confluence
11 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (14.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.41%) OpenText MBPM
2 7 (5.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 77 (57.04%) TCP/IP
2 46 (34.07%) SAN
3 29 (21.48%) DNS
4 24 (17.78%) LDAP
5 21 (15.56%) WAN
6 19 (14.07%) iSCSI
7 18 (13.33%) SSL
8 9 (6.67%) Firewall
8 9 (6.67%) Network Security
9 8 (5.93%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (5.93%) OpenLDAP
9 8 (5.93%) SSH
10 3 (2.22%) Internet
11 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.74%) FTP
11 1 (0.74%) HTTP
11 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 42 (31.11%) DB2
3 12 (8.89%) MySQL
4 8 (5.93%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.19%) ClearCase
1 7 (5.19%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.22%) JIRA
3 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.48%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.04%) Unix Engineer
2 20 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (12.59%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.37%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 9 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) Subject Matter Expert
7 7 (5.19%) Unix Support
8 6 (4.44%) Analyst
8 6 (4.44%) Linux Support
8 6 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Tester
8 6 (4.44%) Unix Support Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Consultant
9 5 (3.70%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Middleware Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Monitoring Engineer
10 4 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.22%) Server Support
11 3 (2.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.63%) Middleware
2 12 (8.89%) IBM Integration Bus
2 12 (8.89%) J2EE
2 12 (8.89%) LAMP
3 9 (6.67%) Software Packaging
4 7 (5.19%) .NET
4 7 (5.19%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (3.70%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.48%) JSON
6 2 (1.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.15%) Mainframe
3 8 (5.93%) DataPower
3 8 (5.93%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.70%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.48%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) CESG
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 117 (86.67%) Unix
2 115 (85.19%) Linux
3 85 (62.96%) Windows
4 66 (48.89%) Windows Server
5 42 (31.11%) Solaris
6 35 (25.93%) AIX
7 25 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (8.89%) OS/390
8 12 (8.89%) Windows XP
9 10 (7.41%) HPUX
10 8 (5.93%) zOS
11 4 (2.96%) CentOS
11 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.74%) Debian
12 1 (0.74%) SUSE
12 1 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (57.04%) ITIL
2 36 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 32 (23.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 30 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 27 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 26 (19.26%) Server Monitoring
7 22 (16.30%) Unit Testing
8 18 (13.33%) DevOps
9 17 (12.59%) Change Management
9 17 (12.59%) Problem Management
10 16 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (11.85%) Validation
11 14 (10.37%) Release Management
12 13 (9.63%) Service Delivery
13 11 (8.15%) Change Control
14 10 (7.41%) Security Management
15 9 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (5.93%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 8 (5.93%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 77 (57.04%) SQL
2 74 (54.81%) Shell Script
3 53 (39.26%) VB
4 42 (31.11%) Java
5 37 (27.41%) Korn
6 31 (22.96%) Bash Shell
7 23 (17.04%) C-shell
8 21 (15.56%) C
9 17 (12.59%) Python
10 13 (9.63%) C++
11 12 (8.89%) Ruby
12 9 (6.67%) PL/SQL
13 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
14 7 (5.19%) C#
14 7 (5.19%) PHP
15 6 (4.44%) PowerShell
16 5 (3.70%) VBScript
17 4 (2.96%) Bourne shell
18 1 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 78 (57.78%) Security Cleared
2 62 (45.93%) SC Cleared
3 42 (31.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 24 (17.78%) AAT
5 5 (3.70%) Degree
6 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CCNA
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) MCSE
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.30%) SLA
2 9 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.48%) QA
3 2 (1.48%) WAI
3 2 (1.48%) WCAG
4 1 (0.74%) GPG13
System Software
1 21 (15.56%) Samba
2 13 (9.63%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.93%) Firmware
3 8 (5.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.19%) NFS
5 4 (2.96%) Docker
5 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 56 (41.48%) Tivoli
2 44 (32.59%) MOM
3 43 (31.85%) HP SiteScope
4 13 (9.63%) Puppet
5 9 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.70%) SCOM
7 3 (2.22%) Netcool
7 3 (2.22%) Unicenter
8 2 (1.48%) Ansible
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 80 (59.26%) Oracle
2 74 (54.81%) HP
3 56 (41.48%) CA
4 42 (31.11%) BMC
4 42 (31.11%) ServiceNow
5 36 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 31 (22.96%) IBM
7 19 (14.07%) Sun
8 17 (12.59%) Axway
9 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
10 14 (10.37%) VMware
11 10 (7.41%) Fujitsu
12 7 (5.19%) Informatica
12 7 (5.19%) Siebel
13 2 (1.48%) SaltStack
14 1 (0.74%) Compuware
14 1 (0.74%) Opsware
14 1 (0.74%) SAP
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