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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 102 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing Perl 49 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.56% 0.94% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.28% 3.00% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 10 10
Median daily rate £410 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £278 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £478 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £46.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.59% +42.30%
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
1144 1300 1139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 36.39% 31.46% 34.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 810 744
Median daily rate £388 £373 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 57 30
Median hourly rate £39.88 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £16.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £47.33 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 9 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Lancashire +9 16 £394 +72.31% 5
Manchester +1 13 £388 +14.81% 28
Cheshire +12 12 £538 +13.15% 4
Merseyside -5 3 £338 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 55 (68.75%) Linux
1 55 (68.75%) Python
2 34 (42.50%) Java
3 29 (36.25%) Unix
4 26 (32.50%) Puppet
5 23 (28.75%) Oracle
6 22 (27.50%) Red Hat
7 21 (26.25%) DevOps
8 19 (23.75%) Ruby
9 18 (22.50%) Bash Shell
9 18 (22.50%) Windows
9 18 (22.50%) ITIL
9 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
10 16 (20.00%) Solaris
10 16 (20.00%) Shell Script
10 16 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 15 (18.75%) C
12 14 (17.50%) MySQL
12 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (16.25%) Middleware
14 12 (15.00%) Nagios
14 12 (15.00%) PHP
14 12 (15.00%) AIX
14 12 (15.00%) Korn
14 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (13.75%) Open Source
15 11 (13.75%) CentOS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (13.75%) Apache
1 11 (13.75%) OpenStack
2 7 (8.75%) SAS
3 6 (7.50%) JBoss
3 6 (7.50%) nginx
3 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.50%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (6.25%) IIS
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (2.50%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.25%) Drupal
8 1 (1.25%) Mule
8 1 (1.25%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.00%) PaaS
3 6 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.50%) Amazon S3
3 6 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (6.25%) IaaS
4 5 (6.25%) SaaS
5 4 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (3.75%) AWS CloudTrail
6 3 (3.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.25%) GitHub
7 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) DNS
1 10 (12.50%) HTTP
2 9 (11.25%) Kerberos
3 8 (10.00%) SMTP
3 8 (10.00%) SNMP
4 7 (8.75%) iSCSI
5 6 (7.50%) LDAP
5 6 (7.50%) SSL
5 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.25%) DHCP
6 5 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (6.25%) IMAP
6 5 (6.25%) MRTG
7 4 (5.00%) VPN
8 2 (2.50%) Internet
8 2 (2.50%) SAN
9 1 (1.25%) DMZ
9 1 (1.25%) Firewall
9 1 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) MySQL
2 6 (7.50%) DB2
3 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.00%) Big Data
4 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.75%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.50%) DataStage
6 2 (2.50%) HBase
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (2.50%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.50%) Subversion
3 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (1.25%) Ant
6 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.25%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.25%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.25%) JMeter
6 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.25%) Maven
6 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.25%) PEAR
6 1 (1.25%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (1.25%) Selenium
6 1 (1.25%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.25%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (12.50%) Developer
1 10 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (10.00%) Administrator
3 7 (8.75%) Test Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Monitoring Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.25%) Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (6.25%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.00%) Senior Middleware Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) Middleware
2 10 (12.50%) HTML
3 8 (10.00%) .NET
3 8 (10.00%) JSON
4 7 (8.75%) Regular Expression
5 6 (7.50%) Web Services
5 6 (7.50%) YAML
6 5 (6.25%) boto
6 5 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (5.00%) Ajax
7 4 (5.00%) jQuery
8 3 (3.75%) HTML5
8 3 (3.75%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (3.75%) JAAS
8 3 (3.75%) Java SE
8 3 (3.75%) MCollective
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.50%) REST
9 2 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.75%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.75%) SCADA
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.50%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.25%) BBC
6 1 (1.25%) CESG
6 1 (1.25%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 55 (68.75%) Linux
2 29 (36.25%) Unix
3 18 (22.50%) Windows
4 16 (20.00%) Solaris
5 12 (15.00%) AIX
5 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (13.75%) CentOS
7 10 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 9 (11.25%) Debian
9 6 (7.50%) HPUX
9 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (7.50%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) DevOps
2 18 (22.50%) ITIL
3 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
4 11 (13.75%) High Availability
4 11 (13.75%) Open Source
5 9 (11.25%) Change Management
5 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (11.25%) Incident Management
5 9 (11.25%) Scrum
6 7 (8.75%) Analytics
6 7 (8.75%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.75%) Release Management
6 7 (8.75%) Service Management
6 7 (8.75%) Test Strategy
7 6 (7.50%) ERP
7 6 (7.50%) Functional Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.00%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (68.75%) Python
2 34 (42.50%) Java
3 19 (23.75%) Ruby
4 18 (22.50%) Bash Shell
5 16 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 16 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 15 (18.75%) C
6 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 12 (15.00%) Korn
7 12 (15.00%) PHP
8 11 (13.75%) SQL
9 9 (11.25%) C#
10 8 (10.00%) VBScript
11 6 (7.50%) Bourne shell
11 6 (7.50%) C++
11 6 (7.50%) Jython
12 3 (3.75%) Go
13 1 (1.25%) Clojure
13 1 (1.25%) Groovy
13 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) AWS Certification
2 5 (6.25%) CISSP
2 5 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) CEH
3 4 (5.00%) GCFA
3 4 (5.00%) GIAC
3 4 (5.00%) SANS
4 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) CLAS
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (8.75%) KVM
4 5 (6.25%) Docker
4 5 (6.25%) Dovecot
4 5 (6.25%) iptables
4 5 (6.25%) Sendmail
4 5 (6.25%) Squid
4 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.75%) vSphere
6 2 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.25%) Ceph
7 1 (1.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (32.50%) Puppet
2 12 (15.00%) Nagios
3 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.50%) HAProxy
4 6 (7.50%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (7.50%) Kubernetes
4 6 (7.50%) Netcool
4 6 (7.50%) Salt
4 6 (7.50%) SCOM
4 6 (7.50%) Tivoli
5 5 (6.25%) Cacti
5 5 (6.25%) OpenNebula
6 4 (5.00%) Wonderware InTouch
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (2.50%) Ansible
8 2 (2.50%) Ganglia
8 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.25%) Control-M
9 1 (1.25%) logstash
9 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle
2 22 (27.50%) Red Hat
3 11 (13.75%) IBM
4 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.50%) VMware
5 7 (8.75%) HP
6 6 (7.50%) CA
7 5 (6.25%) Wonderware
8 4 (5.00%) SAP
9 3 (3.75%) Rockwell
9 3 (3.75%) SaltStack
9 3 (3.75%) Siemens
9 3 (3.75%) Sybase
10 2 (2.50%) Actian
10 2 (2.50%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.50%) ParAccel
10 2 (2.50%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.50%) Splunk
10 2 (2.50%) Teradata
10 2 (2.50%) Veritas
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