The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 52 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 122 56 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.23% 1.91% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.25% 5.89% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 20 39
Median daily rate £386 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £309 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
996 950 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.55% 32.32% 39.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 497 628
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 21
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +22.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Glasgow +17 46 £400 +6.66% 4
Edinburgh +9 30 £394 +5.00% 3
Renfrewshire - 28 £315 - 1
Stirling +16 13 £438 -
Perl
UK

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Perl.

1 128 (84.77%) Linux
2 95 (62.91%) Java
3 78 (51.66%) Unix
4 71 (47.02%) SQL
5 57 (37.75%) Python
6 51 (33.77%) Finance
7 41 (27.15%) Windows
8 38 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (25.17%) Bash Shell
9 36 (23.84%) Korn
10 33 (21.85%) ITIL
10 33 (21.85%) Jenkins
11 32 (21.19%) SDLC
11 32 (21.19%) Red Hat
12 29 (19.21%) DevOps
13 28 (18.54%) PowerShell
13 28 (18.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 28 (18.54%) OOD
14 26 (17.22%) Ruby
14 26 (17.22%) OO
14 26 (17.22%) JavaScript
15 25 (16.56%) HTML
15 25 (16.56%) AIX
15 25 (16.56%) CSS
15 25 (16.56%) Sybase
15 25 (16.56%) DB2
15 25 (16.56%) Apache
15 25 (16.56%) Solaris
16 24 (15.89%) RDBMS
16 24 (15.89%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 25 (16.56%) Apache
2 17 (11.26%) Node.js
3 16 (10.60%) JBoss
4 11 (7.28%) WebSphere
5 10 (6.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.64%) GeoServer
7 6 (3.97%) OpenStack
7 6 (3.97%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.31%) MQSeries
9 4 (2.65%) AquaLogic
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (2.65%) Tuxedo
9 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.65%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.99%) lighttpd
10 3 (1.99%) nginx
11 2 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.66%) CICS
12 1 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) InDesign
3 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Global One
1 4 (2.65%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (1.32%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.96%) PaaS
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.66%) IaaS
3 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.57%) DNS
2 16 (10.60%) SAN
3 13 (8.61%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.95%) iSCSI
4 12 (7.95%) LDAP
4 12 (7.95%) WAN
5 7 (4.64%) Firewall
5 7 (4.64%) HTTP
5 7 (4.64%) SSL
6 5 (3.31%) FTP
6 5 (3.31%) SMTP
6 5 (3.31%) SNMP
7 4 (2.65%) Kerberos
7 4 (2.65%) SSH
8 3 (1.99%) DHCP
8 3 (1.99%) IPv4
8 3 (1.99%) IPv6
8 3 (1.99%) Network Security
9 2 (1.32%) Internet
10 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.56%) DB2
2 24 (15.89%) RDBMS
2 24 (15.89%) Relational Database
3 19 (12.58%) MongoDB
4 18 (11.92%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.96%) GIS
6 7 (4.64%) QGIS
7 6 (3.97%) ObjectStore
7 6 (3.97%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.31%) MySQL
8 5 (3.31%) UniData
9 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.66%) Big Data
10 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 33 (21.85%) Jenkins
2 21 (13.91%) Subversion
3 19 (12.58%) Git (software)
4 18 (11.92%) Hudson
4 18 (11.92%) JUnit
5 12 (7.95%) Bower
6 9 (5.96%) MSBuild
6 9 (5.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (5.96%) TeamCity
7 7 (4.64%) DBeaver
8 4 (2.65%) Ant
8 4 (2.65%) Build Forge
8 4 (2.65%) Maven
9 3 (1.99%) Selenium
9 3 (1.99%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.32%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.32%) Flyway
10 2 (1.32%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.32%) StarTeam
11 1 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
General
1 51 (33.77%) Finance
2 21 (13.91%) Banking
3 19 (12.58%) Front Office
4 14 (9.27%) Legal
5 8 (5.30%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.97%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.32%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (35.76%) Developer
2 27 (17.88%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.92%) Senior Developer
4 15 (9.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (9.27%) Unix Engineer
6 13 (8.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.61%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) C++ Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) GIS Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Monitoring Engineer
11 6 (3.97%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
12 5 (3.31%) Administrator
12 5 (3.31%) Consultant
12 5 (3.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 5 (3.31%) Monitoring Specialist
12 5 (3.31%) Perl Developer
13 4 (2.65%) Architect
13 4 (2.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.56%) CSS
1 25 (16.56%) HTML
2 20 (13.25%) J2SE
3 19 (12.58%) Spring
4 17 (11.26%) Regular Expression
5 16 (10.60%) AngularJS
6 15 (9.93%) JMS
6 15 (9.93%) jQuery
6 15 (9.93%) Sass
7 13 (8.61%) Flask
8 11 (7.28%) Middleware
9 8 (5.30%) Web Services
9 8 (5.30%) XML
10 7 (4.64%) Java EE
10 7 (4.64%) OpenLayers
10 7 (4.64%) PostGIS
11 6 (3.97%) OAuth
12 5 (3.31%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (3.31%) LAMP
13 4 (2.65%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.28%) Equities
3 10 (6.62%) Equity Derivative
4 9 (5.96%) Clustering
4 9 (5.96%) PKI
5 7 (4.64%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.97%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.65%) Derivative
7 4 (2.65%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.65%) Replication
8 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.32%) Photography
9 2 (1.32%) User Experience
9 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.66%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 128 (84.77%) Linux
2 78 (51.66%) Unix
3 41 (27.15%) Windows
4 28 (18.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (16.56%) AIX
5 25 (16.56%) Solaris
6 16 (10.60%) HPUX
7 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.62%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.96%) Windows Server
10 5 (3.31%) Debian
10 5 (3.31%) SUSE
11 4 (2.65%) OS/390
12 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.66%) CentOS
13 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.85%) ITIL
3 32 (21.19%) SDLC
4 29 (19.21%) DevOps
5 28 (18.54%) OOD
6 26 (17.22%) OO
7 22 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (13.91%) Configuration Management
9 20 (13.25%) Software Engineering
10 19 (12.58%) Unit Testing
11 18 (11.92%) Migration
12 15 (9.93%) BDD
13 14 (9.27%) TDD
14 13 (8.61%) Release Management
15 12 (7.95%) Kanban
15 12 (7.95%) Scrum
16 11 (7.28%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (7.28%) Service Management
17 9 (5.96%) Database Tuning
17 9 (5.96%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (62.91%) Java
2 71 (47.02%) SQL
3 57 (37.75%) Python
4 38 (25.17%) Bash Shell
5 36 (23.84%) Korn
6 28 (18.54%) PowerShell
7 26 (17.22%) JavaScript
7 26 (17.22%) Ruby
8 23 (15.23%) Shell Script
9 22 (14.57%) C++
10 19 (12.58%) Bourne shell
11 15 (9.93%) C-shell
12 14 (9.27%) CoffeeScript
13 12 (7.95%) VBScript
14 10 (6.62%) PL/SQL
15 9 (5.96%) C
16 7 (4.64%) PHP
16 7 (4.64%) VBA
17 4 (2.65%) sed
17 4 (2.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.27%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.96%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.65%) Degree
5 2 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.32%) ISEB
5 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.66%) CISSP
6 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.66%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.61%) Samba
2 12 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.62%) Docker
4 9 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (4.64%) Veritas File System
5 7 (4.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.61%) Ansible
1 13 (8.61%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (7.28%) Puppet
3 10 (6.62%) Netcool
3 10 (6.62%) SCOM
3 10 (6.62%) Tivoli
4 9 (5.96%) HP SiteScope
4 9 (5.96%) Nagios
5 6 (3.97%) TADDM
6 4 (2.65%) BladeLogic
7 3 (1.99%) Cacti
7 3 (1.99%) Control-M
7 3 (1.99%) Munin
8 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.66%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.66%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.66%) Mesos
9 1 (0.66%) QRadar
Vendors
1 32 (21.19%) Red Hat
2 25 (16.56%) Sybase
3 24 (15.89%) VMware
4 19 (12.58%) HP
5 17 (11.26%) IBM
5 17 (11.26%) Oracle
6 15 (9.93%) Microsoft
7 13 (8.61%) Splunk
8 10 (6.62%) CA
9 7 (4.64%) EMC
9 7 (4.64%) Veritas
10 5 (3.31%) Sun
10 5 (3.31%) SunGard
11 4 (2.65%) Axway
11 4 (2.65%) Fujitsu
12 2 (1.32%) Charles River
12 2 (1.32%) Citrix
13 1 (0.66%) Compuware
13 1 (0.66%) Informatica
13 1 (0.66%) Murex
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