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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
England / North West
Rank 97 115 131
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Contract jobs citing Perl 40 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.54% 0.99% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 2.63% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 10
Median daily rate £350 £425 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +1.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%

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
1047 1444 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 40.36% 37.75% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 918 716
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 69 26
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.82 £15.57 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Perl Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 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
Manchester 0 13 £350 -17.64% 17
Cheshire +35 12 £425 - 1
Lancashire +22 12 - - 2
Merseyside 0 1 £225 -47.05%
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 57 (59.38%) Linux
2 50 (52.08%) Python
3 39 (40.63%) Java
4 30 (31.25%) Windows
5 29 (30.21%) Unix
6 27 (28.13%) Oracle
7 26 (27.08%) SQL
8 23 (23.96%) ITIL
9 22 (22.92%) PowerShell
9 22 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (21.88%) Solaris
11 20 (20.83%) Red Hat
11 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (18.75%) IBM
12 18 (18.75%) Middleware
12 18 (18.75%) Puppet
12 18 (18.75%) Jenkins
13 17 (17.71%) High Availability
13 17 (17.71%) AIX
13 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
13 17 (17.71%) C
14 16 (16.67%) Ruby
14 16 (16.67%) Security Cleared
15 15 (15.63%) Bash Shell
15 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
16 14 (14.58%) Shell Script
16 14 (14.58%) Finance
16 14 (14.58%) DevOps
17 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (13.54%) Amazon AWS

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 (11.46%) Apache
2 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.29%) JBoss
4 6 (6.25%) IIS
4 6 (6.25%) nginx
4 6 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (4.17%) SAS
7 3 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.08%) Apache Pig
8 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
8 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.04%) CMS
9 1 (1.04%) Confluence
9 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.04%) SAP MDG
3 1 (1.04%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.38%) PaaS
3 7 (7.29%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.29%) Amazon S3
3 7 (7.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (6.25%) IaaS
5 5 (5.21%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (5.21%) SaaS
5 5 (5.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (4.17%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.04%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) DNS
2 9 (9.38%) Kerberos
2 9 (9.38%) LDAP
3 6 (6.25%) SSL
4 5 (5.21%) HTTP
5 4 (4.17%) SMTP
5 4 (4.17%) VPN
6 3 (3.13%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.13%) SNMP
7 2 (2.08%) DHCP
7 2 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.08%) IMAP
7 2 (2.08%) Internet
7 2 (2.08%) MRTG
7 2 (2.08%) SAN
7 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
2 9 (9.38%) MySQL
3 6 (6.25%) Big Data
3 6 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.21%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (5.21%) DB2
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.21%) TKPROF
5 4 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.13%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.13%) SAP HANA
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.08%) DataStage
7 2 (2.08%) OLAP
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.29%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (5.21%) Subversion
4 5 (5.21%) Toad
4 5 (5.21%) VectorCAST
5 3 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.13%) Hudson
5 3 (3.13%) JIRA
6 2 (2.08%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.08%) GoCD
7 1 (1.04%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.04%) JMeter
7 1 (1.04%) JUnit
7 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.04%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Avionics
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 3 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.13%) Military
4 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 2 (2.08%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Front Office
6 1 (1.04%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Developer
3 12 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Administrator
5 8 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.29%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Architect
7 6 (6.25%) Middleware Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) DBA
8 5 (5.21%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (5.21%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) Middleware
2 13 (13.54%) HTML
3 10 (10.42%) JSON
4 9 (9.38%) .NET
4 9 (9.38%) Web Services
5 7 (7.29%) Regular Expression
6 6 (6.25%) Ajax
6 6 (6.25%) boto
6 6 (6.25%) jQuery
6 6 (6.25%) YAML
7 5 (5.21%) Memcached
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (4.17%) HTML5
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (4.17%) REST
8 4 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (3.13%) CSS
9 3 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (3.13%) JAAS
9 3 (3.13%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.29%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) CESG
7 1 (1.04%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.04%) Clustering
7 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) DataPower
7 1 (1.04%) Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) RIA
7 1 (1.04%) Robotics
7 1 (1.04%) SCADA
7 1 (1.04%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (59.38%) Linux
2 30 (31.25%) Windows
3 29 (30.21%) Unix
4 22 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (21.88%) Solaris
6 17 (17.71%) AIX
7 13 (13.54%) HPUX
8 7 (7.29%) CentOS
9 6 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.25%) Windows XP
10 5 (5.21%) Debian
11 2 (2.08%) SUSE
12 1 (1.04%) Android
12 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.04%) Fedora
12 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) ITIL
2 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.71%) High Availability
4 14 (14.58%) DevOps
5 13 (13.54%) Integration Testing
6 12 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 12 (12.50%) Scrum
7 11 (11.46%) Service Management
8 10 (10.42%) Change Management
9 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 9 (9.38%) Incident Management
9 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.33%) Release Management
11 7 (7.29%) Analytics
11 7 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (7.29%) SDLC
11 7 (7.29%) Software Asset Management
11 7 (7.29%) Test Strategy
11 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) Python
2 39 (40.63%) Java
3 26 (27.08%) SQL
4 22 (22.92%) PowerShell
5 17 (17.71%) C
5 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
6 16 (16.67%) Ruby
7 15 (15.63%) Bash Shell
8 14 (14.58%) Shell Script
9 12 (12.50%) Korn
10 11 (11.46%) PHP
11 9 (9.38%) C#
12 8 (8.33%) VBScript
13 7 (7.29%) Ada
13 7 (7.29%) PL/SQL
14 6 (6.25%) Bourne shell
15 5 (5.21%) Go
16 4 (4.17%) Jython
17 3 (3.13%) C++
18 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.25%) AWS Certification
3 6 (6.25%) Degree
4 5 (5.21%) CISSP
4 5 (5.21%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.17%) CEH
5 4 (4.17%) GCFA
5 4 (4.17%) GIAC
5 4 (4.17%) SANS
6 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.08%) HND
7 1 (1.04%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) CLAS
7 1 (1.04%) ISEB
7 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.04%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.33%) Docker
2 8 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (7.29%) iptables
3 7 (7.29%) Squid
4 5 (5.21%) Postfix
4 5 (5.21%) Varnish
5 4 (4.17%) KVM
6 2 (2.08%) Dovecot
6 2 (2.08%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (18.75%) Puppet
2 13 (13.54%) Netcool
2 13 (13.54%) SCOM
3 11 (11.46%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (10.42%) Nagios
5 7 (7.29%) IBM BigFix
5 7 (7.29%) Kubernetes
5 7 (7.29%) Tivoli
6 6 (6.25%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (6.25%) Salt
7 5 (5.21%) Ansible
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (3.13%) Terraform
10 2 (2.08%) Cacti
10 2 (2.08%) CSIRT
10 2 (2.08%) Ganglia
10 2 (2.08%) HAProxy
10 2 (2.08%) OpenNebula
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Oracle
2 20 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 18 (18.75%) IBM
4 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (13.54%) CA
6 7 (7.29%) HP
6 7 (7.29%) ServiceNow
7 6 (6.25%) VMware
8 5 (5.21%) SAP
9 4 (4.17%) Sybase
10 3 (3.13%) Google
10 3 (3.13%) Informatica
10 3 (3.13%) SaltStack
10 3 (3.13%) Splunk
11 2 (2.08%) Ab Initio
11 2 (2.08%) Actian
11 2 (2.08%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.08%) ParAccel
11 2 (2.08%) Teradata
11 2 (2.08%) Veritas
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