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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 139 115 108
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Contract jobs citing Perl 15 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.98% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 3.28% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 7
Median daily rate £475 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £287 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.32% +5.33%
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
1341 1157 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 36.74% 29.91% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 745 544
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +54.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.75 £42.50
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 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 29 July 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 29 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
Manchester -6 10 £475 +41.79% 14
Merseyside +3 3 £350 - 1
Lancashire -12 1 - - 1
Cheshire -13 1 £450 +40.62% 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for Perl.

1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) Python
3 20 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 13 (43.33%) Puppet
5 12 (40.00%) DevOps
6 11 (36.67%) VMware
6 11 (36.67%) Ruby
6 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (33.33%) OpenStack
8 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 8 (26.67%) Windows
9 8 (26.67%) DNS
9 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (23.33%) Unix
11 6 (20.00%) Apache
11 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.00%) CentOS
11 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.00%) Open Source
11 6 (20.00%) Ansible
11 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (16.67%) iptables
12 5 (16.67%) Docker
12 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
12 5 (16.67%) Nagios
12 5 (16.67%) MySQL

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 10 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 6 (20.00%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.00%) SAS
5 2 (6.67%) nginx
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Google App Engine
3 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) MRTG
3 4 (13.33%) SMTP
4 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (10.00%) HTTP
4 3 (10.00%) IMAP
4 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.33%) LDAP
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Ant
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) GoCD
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) SonarQube
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.67%) Travis CI
2 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Avionics
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) MCollective
2 2 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Unix
4 6 (20.00%) CentOS
5 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 4 (13.33%) Debian
7 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
7 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) AIX
8 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.33%) Solaris
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security
4 3 (10.00%) Microservices
4 3 (10.00%) Web Operations
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Security Hardening
6 1 (3.33%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.33%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Python
2 20 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 11 (36.67%) Ruby
4 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (16.67%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) C
6 4 (13.33%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) Korn
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (6.67%) Go
8 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.33%) Ada
9 1 (3.33%) AWK
9 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
9 1 (3.33%) C#
9 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) CISM
2 2 (6.67%) CISMP
2 2 (6.67%) GCFA
2 2 (6.67%) GIAC
3 1 (3.33%) CEH
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) GCFE
3 1 (3.33%) GREM
3 1 (3.33%) OSCP
3 1 (3.33%) SANS
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) iptables
3 4 (13.33%) KVM
3 4 (13.33%) Sendmail
4 3 (10.00%) Dovecot
4 3 (10.00%) Squid
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) NFS
5 2 (6.67%) Samba
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.33%) Postfix
6 1 (3.33%) Veritas File System
6 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Puppet
2 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (20.00%) Ansible
4 5 (16.67%) Nagios
5 4 (13.33%) Cacti
5 4 (13.33%) OpenNebula
6 3 (10.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
7 1 (3.33%) Legato
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
7 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
4 2 (6.67%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) Trustwave
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago