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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
England / North West
Rank 94 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 40 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.53% 1.08% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 3.02% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 10
Median daily rate £408 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £265 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% +15.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £40.00 £32.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £36.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%

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
1028 1393 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 39.27% 35.84% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 894 714
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 65 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £14.00 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.37 £42.36 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 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
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 20 January 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 +14 17 £375 -10.17% 15
Cheshire +22 12 £450 -5.26% 1
Lancashire +6 6 £420 +83.80%
Merseyside -1 1 £225 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 61 (65.59%) Linux
2 57 (61.29%) Python
3 35 (37.63%) Java
4 30 (32.26%) Unix
5 25 (26.88%) Red Hat
6 24 (25.81%) Puppet
7 23 (24.73%) Jenkins
7 23 (24.73%) Oracle
8 22 (23.66%) Bash Shell
9 20 (21.51%) C
9 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (20.43%) ITIL
10 19 (20.43%) Windows
10 19 (20.43%) DevOps
11 18 (19.35%) SQL
11 18 (19.35%) PHP
11 18 (19.35%) Ruby
12 17 (18.28%) Solaris
12 17 (18.28%) Nagios
12 17 (18.28%) PowerShell
12 17 (18.28%) High Availability
13 16 (17.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (17.20%) Shell Script
13 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
14 15 (16.13%) Korn
14 15 (16.13%) DNS
14 15 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (15.05%) Middleware

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 14 (15.05%) Apache
2 8 (8.60%) JBoss
2 8 (8.60%) OpenStack
2 8 (8.60%) SAS
3 7 (7.53%) nginx
3 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.53%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (5.38%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (5.38%) IIS
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.08%) Confluence
8 1 (1.08%) Liferay
8 1 (1.08%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.08%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.68%) PaaS
3 7 (7.53%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.53%) Amazon S3
3 7 (7.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (6.45%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (6.45%) IaaS
5 5 (5.38%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (5.38%) SaaS
5 5 (5.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (4.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (4.30%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (4.30%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (4.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.08%) GitHub
7 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) DNS
2 11 (11.83%) LDAP
3 10 (10.75%) HTTP
4 9 (9.68%) Kerberos
5 8 (8.60%) SMTP
5 8 (8.60%) SNMP
6 7 (7.53%) iSCSI
7 6 (6.45%) SSL
8 5 (5.38%) DHCP
8 5 (5.38%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (5.38%) IMAP
8 5 (5.38%) MRTG
8 5 (5.38%) VPN
9 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.15%) Internet
10 2 (2.15%) SAN
11 1 (1.08%) DMZ
11 1 (1.08%) Firewall
11 1 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) MySQL
2 7 (7.53%) DB2
3 5 (5.38%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.38%) Big Data
3 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.30%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.23%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (2.15%) QlikView
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (24.73%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.45%) Subversion
3 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.38%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (5.38%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (5.38%) VectorCAST
4 3 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.23%) Hudson
4 3 (3.23%) JIRA
5 2 (2.15%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.15%) GoCD
5 2 (2.15%) JUnit
6 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.08%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.08%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.08%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Avionics
3 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.15%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.15%) Military
6 1 (1.08%) Electronics
6 1 (1.08%) Front Office
6 1 (1.08%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (17.20%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (13.98%) Developer
4 8 (8.60%) Administrator
5 7 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.53%) Test Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Middleware Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Monitoring Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (5.38%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.05%) Middleware
2 12 (12.90%) HTML
3 11 (11.83%) Web Services
4 9 (9.68%) JSON
5 8 (8.60%) .NET
6 7 (7.53%) Regular Expression
7 6 (6.45%) boto
7 6 (6.45%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (6.45%) YAML
8 5 (5.38%) Ajax
8 5 (5.38%) jQuery
8 5 (5.38%) Memcached
9 4 (4.30%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (4.30%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (4.30%) REST
10 3 (3.23%) HTML5
10 3 (3.23%) JAAS
10 3 (3.23%) Java SE
10 3 (3.23%) LAMP
11 2 (2.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Virtual Team
3 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.30%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.23%) SCADA
5 3 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.15%) User Experience
7 1 (1.08%) BBC
7 1 (1.08%) CESG
7 1 (1.08%) Clustering
7 1 (1.08%) DataPower
7 1 (1.08%) Derivative
7 1 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) Robotics
7 1 (1.08%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 61 (65.59%) Linux
2 30 (32.26%) Unix
3 19 (20.43%) Windows
4 17 (18.28%) Solaris
5 16 (17.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (12.90%) AIX
6 12 (12.90%) CentOS
7 11 (11.83%) Ubuntu
8 9 (9.68%) Debian
9 6 (6.45%) HPUX
9 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.45%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.15%) SUSE
11 1 (1.08%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.43%) DevOps
2 19 (20.43%) ITIL
3 17 (18.28%) High Availability
4 13 (13.98%) Scrum
5 12 (12.90%) Automated Testing
6 11 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.83%) Integration Testing
6 11 (11.83%) Service Management
7 10 (10.75%) Change Management
8 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 9 (9.68%) Open Source
9 8 (8.60%) Analytics
9 8 (8.60%) Release Management
10 7 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (7.53%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.53%) Test Strategy
11 6 (6.45%) Functional Testing
11 6 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (61.29%) Python
2 35 (37.63%) Java
3 22 (23.66%) Bash Shell
4 20 (21.51%) C
5 18 (19.35%) PHP
5 18 (19.35%) Ruby
5 18 (19.35%) SQL
6 17 (18.28%) PowerShell
7 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
7 16 (17.20%) Shell Script
8 15 (16.13%) Korn
9 8 (8.60%) C#
9 8 (8.60%) VBScript
10 6 (6.45%) Bourne shell
10 6 (6.45%) C++
10 6 (6.45%) Jython
11 5 (5.38%) Ada
11 5 (5.38%) Go
12 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.45%) AWS Certification
4 5 (5.38%) CISSP
4 5 (5.38%) Degree
4 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.30%) CEH
5 4 (4.30%) GCFA
5 4 (4.30%) GIAC
5 4 (4.30%) SANS
6 2 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) CLAS
7 1 (1.08%) HND
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) Active Directory
1 10 (10.75%) iptables
1 10 (10.75%) Squid
2 9 (9.68%) Docker
2 9 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (7.53%) KVM
4 5 (5.38%) Dovecot
4 5 (5.38%) Postfix
4 5 (5.38%) Sendmail
4 5 (5.38%) Varnish
4 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.15%) vSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Ceph
6 1 (1.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (25.81%) Puppet
2 17 (18.28%) Nagios
3 14 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.53%) Kubernetes
4 7 (7.53%) Salt
5 6 (6.45%) Ansible
5 6 (6.45%) HAProxy
5 6 (6.45%) HP SiteScope
5 6 (6.45%) Netcool
5 6 (6.45%) SCOM
5 6 (6.45%) Tivoli
6 5 (5.38%) Cacti
6 5 (5.38%) OpenNebula
7 4 (4.30%) Wonderware InTouch
8 3 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (3.23%) Terraform
9 2 (2.15%) CSIRT
9 2 (2.15%) Ganglia
9 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (26.88%) Red Hat
2 23 (24.73%) Oracle
3 13 (13.98%) IBM
4 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (10.75%) VMware
6 7 (7.53%) HP
7 6 (6.45%) CA
8 5 (5.38%) SAP
8 5 (5.38%) Wonderware
9 4 (4.30%) Google
9 4 (4.30%) Sybase
10 3 (3.23%) Informatica
10 3 (3.23%) Rockwell
10 3 (3.23%) SaltStack
10 3 (3.23%) Siemens
11 2 (2.15%) Actian
11 2 (2.15%) ParAccel
11 2 (2.15%) Rackspace
11 2 (2.15%) Splunk
11 2 (2.15%) Veritas
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