The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 116 125 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 38 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.01% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.71% 1.78% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 13
Average daily rate £425 £408 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £341 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -8.75%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1403 1126 1004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 37.41% 34.58% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 735 569
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 29 35
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.50 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +4.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £19.00 £18.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £42.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 22 £425 -1.73% 7
Cheshire +5 12 £425 +10.74% 1
Lancashire -6 3 - - 1
Merseyside +2 1 £425 +61.90% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 46 (58.97%) Linux
2 41 (52.56%) Python
3 36 (46.15%) Unix
4 35 (44.87%) Bash Shell
5 34 (43.59%) Jenkins
6 32 (41.03%) Windows
7 28 (35.90%) Java
8 26 (33.33%) Apache
9 25 (32.05%) DevOps
10 24 (30.77%) Puppet
11 21 (26.92%) Git (software)
12 18 (23.08%) Shell Script
12 18 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
13 17 (21.79%) Open Source
14 16 (20.51%) Finance
15 15 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (17.95%) Red Hat
16 14 (17.95%) Ansible
16 14 (17.95%) LAPP Stack
17 13 (16.67%) HTTP
17 13 (16.67%) AWK
17 13 (16.67%) Hudson
17 13 (16.67%) Groovy
18 12 (15.38%) DNS
19 11 (14.10%) PHP
19 11 (14.10%) SQL
19 11 (14.10%) Korn
19 11 (14.10%) Maven
20 10 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 26 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (6.41%) OpenStack
2 5 (6.41%) SAS
2 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.13%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (5.13%) iPlanet
3 4 (5.13%) JBoss
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.85%) Node.js
5 2 (2.56%) Confluence
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.28%) CICS
6 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Magento
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.56%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) GitHub
3 1 (1.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) HTTP
2 12 (15.38%) DNS
3 10 (12.82%) SMTP
4 8 (10.26%) DHCP
5 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.69%) SNMP
6 6 (7.69%) SSH
6 6 (7.69%) SSL
7 5 (6.41%) Internet
7 5 (6.41%) MRTG
8 4 (5.13%) BGP
8 4 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (5.13%) Firewall
8 4 (5.13%) FTP
8 4 (5.13%) OSPF
8 4 (5.13%) TACACS
8 4 (5.13%) Telnet
8 4 (5.13%) VoIP
8 4 (5.13%) VPN
8 4 (5.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.41%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.56%) DB2
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) Informix
Development Applications
1 34 (43.59%) Jenkins
2 21 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 18 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (16.67%) Hudson
5 11 (14.10%) Maven
6 7 (8.97%) JIRA
7 6 (7.69%) Gerrit
7 6 (7.69%) Grunt
8 4 (5.13%) gulp
8 4 (5.13%) Introscope
8 4 (5.13%) Subversion
9 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (3.85%) Selenium
10 2 (2.56%) HP UFT
10 2 (2.56%) JMeter
10 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.28%) Gradle
11 1 (1.28%) JUnit
11 1 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Avionics
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.23%) Analyst
2 14 (17.95%) Technical Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Consultant
4 6 (7.69%) Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Architect
5 5 (6.41%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) DevOps Specialist
5 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.13%) DevOps Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) LAPP Stack
2 9 (11.54%) Middleware
3 6 (7.69%) ELK Stack
4 5 (6.41%) LAMP
5 3 (3.85%) .NET
5 3 (3.85%) CSS
5 3 (3.85%) HTML
5 3 (3.85%) jQuery
5 3 (3.85%) React
6 2 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (1.28%) DOM
7 1 (1.28%) HTML5
7 1 (1.28%) ISPF
7 1 (1.28%) J2SE
7 1 (1.28%) Java ME
7 1 (1.28%) JSON
7 1 (1.28%) RESTful
7 1 (1.28%) Symfony
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) iPad
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Clustering
3 4 (5.13%) Statistics
4 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.85%) PKI
4 3 (3.85%) User Experience
5 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.28%) DTV
6 1 (1.28%) LPAR
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.28%) STB
6 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.97%) Linux
2 36 (46.15%) Unix
3 32 (41.03%) Windows
4 10 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.97%) AIX
5 7 (8.97%) CentOS
6 6 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.41%) Debian
7 5 (6.41%) Solaris
8 4 (5.13%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.56%) openSUSE
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.28%) Android
11 1 (1.28%) HPUX
11 1 (1.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) DevOps
2 17 (21.79%) Open Source
3 15 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
5 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.97%) Data Management
5 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.97%) Patch Management
6 6 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.41%) Web Operations
8 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.13%) OO
8 4 (5.13%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.13%) SDLC
8 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.13%) Web Filtering
9 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (52.56%) Python
2 35 (44.87%) Bash Shell
3 28 (35.90%) Java
4 18 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 13 (16.67%) AWK
5 13 (16.67%) Groovy
6 11 (14.10%) Korn
6 11 (14.10%) PHP
6 11 (14.10%) SQL
7 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 9 (11.54%) Ruby
8 8 (10.26%) C
8 8 (10.26%) C++
8 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.41%) Jython
10 3 (3.85%) Ada
11 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.28%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.28%) C#
12 1 (1.28%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) RHCSA
3 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) GCFA
4 1 (1.28%) GCFE
4 1 (1.28%) GIAC
4 1 (1.28%) GREM
4 1 (1.28%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.69%) Docker
2 6 (7.69%) Sendmail
3 5 (6.41%) KVM
4 4 (5.13%) Dovecot
4 4 (5.13%) iptables
4 4 (5.13%) Squid
4 4 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (5.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.56%) Postfix
5 2 (2.56%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.28%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (1.28%) RACF
6 1 (1.28%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 24 (30.77%) Puppet
2 14 (17.95%) Ansible
3 9 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.41%) Cacti
4 5 (6.41%) Nagios
4 5 (6.41%) OpenNebula
5 4 (5.13%) CA Wily
5 4 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (5.13%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (2.56%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.28%) zSecure
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Red Hat
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
2 7 (8.97%) Splunk
2 7 (8.97%) VMware
3 5 (6.41%) CA
3 5 (6.41%) IBM
3 5 (6.41%) Sun
4 4 (5.13%) Aruba
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco
4 4 (5.13%) Fortinet
4 4 (5.13%) Palo Alto
4 4 (5.13%) Veritas
5 2 (2.56%) Google
5 2 (2.56%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.56%) Symantec
5 2 (2.56%) Trustwave
6 1 (1.28%) Sybase
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