The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 124 109 150
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +41
Contract jobs citing Perl 157 173 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.72% 1.85% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 5.60% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 90 52
Median daily rate £425 £360 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 6
Median hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £26.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £41.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3129 3089 2972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.22% 33.06% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1992 1886 1674
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 91 109
Median hourly rate £38.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £52.50
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 the South East

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Perl
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Perl Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire -25 44 £425 +25.92% 13
Surrey -5 38 £431 +7.81% 19
Berkshire -14 21 £450 +34.32% 15
Buckinghamshire +13 14 £390 -4.87%
Middlesex +9 14 £350 +0.71%
Kent -12 14 £450 -10.00% 1
Oxfordshire +9 9 £638 +104.00% 2
West Sussex -31 2 £500 +25.00% 1
East Sussex +1 1 £413 - 3
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 219 (78.49%) Linux
2 129 (46.24%) Python
3 118 (42.29%) Unix
4 86 (30.82%) Windows
5 82 (29.39%) Java
6 79 (28.32%) SQL
7 76 (27.24%) Oracle
8 73 (26.16%) VMware
9 68 (24.37%) Red Hat
10 66 (23.66%) C++
11 65 (23.30%) Shell Script
11 65 (23.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 65 (23.30%) Puppet
12 61 (21.86%) C
13 51 (18.28%) Finance
14 49 (17.56%) Veritas
15 47 (16.85%) Configuration Management
15 47 (16.85%) Bash Shell
16 44 (15.77%) ITIL
17 43 (15.41%) Clustering
18 42 (15.05%) Apache
18 42 (15.05%) LDAP
18 42 (15.05%) Web Services
18 42 (15.05%) DNS
19 41 (14.70%) SAN
20 40 (14.34%) VMware Infrastructure
21 39 (13.98%) AIX
22 37 (13.26%) Software Engineering
23 36 (12.90%) Security Cleared
23 36 (12.90%) MySQL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 42 (15.05%) Apache
2 32 (11.47%) JBoss
3 29 (10.39%) Tomcat
4 28 (10.04%) WebLogic
5 19 (6.81%) OpenStack
6 13 (4.66%) nginx
6 13 (4.66%) SAS
7 8 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.51%) IIS
9 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.08%) Node.js
9 3 (1.08%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 16 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.43%) MS Office
3 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
4 1 (0.36%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.02%) SaaS
3 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.79%) IaaS
4 5 (1.79%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.36%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.05%) DNS
1 42 (15.05%) LDAP
2 41 (14.70%) SAN
3 33 (11.83%) TCP/IP
4 24 (8.60%) Firewall
5 22 (7.89%) SSL
6 19 (6.81%) DHCP
7 18 (6.45%) HTTP
8 17 (6.09%) SMTP
9 10 (3.58%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (2.87%) FCoE
10 8 (2.87%) iSCSI
11 7 (2.51%) MPLS
11 7 (2.51%) tcpdump
11 7 (2.51%) VPN
12 6 (2.15%) FTP
12 6 (2.15%) Internet
12 6 (2.15%) Wireshark
13 5 (1.79%) LAN
13 5 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.90%) MySQL
2 25 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (6.45%) Big Data
4 17 (6.09%) SQL Server
5 14 (5.02%) Hadoop
6 13 (4.66%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.30%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (3.94%) HPCC
9 10 (3.58%) Oracle Database
10 9 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.51%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (2.15%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.79%) Sybase IQ
14 4 (1.43%) NoSQL
15 3 (1.08%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 31 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.09%) Maven
3 14 (5.02%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.66%) Gradle
4 13 (4.66%) Subversion
5 9 (3.23%) Ant
6 7 (2.51%) Artifactory
6 7 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.51%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.51%) TortoiseSVN
7 6 (2.15%) JUnit
8 5 (1.79%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.79%) Metasploit
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (1.43%) CA Gen
9 4 (1.43%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.43%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.08%) JIRA
10 3 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 51 (18.28%) Finance
2 16 (5.73%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.94%) Banking
4 7 (2.51%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.15%) Back Office
5 6 (2.15%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.43%) Legal
7 3 (1.08%) Military
7 3 (1.08%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (25.09%) Linux Engineer
2 61 (21.86%) Developer
3 36 (12.90%) Administrator
4 30 (10.75%) Unix Engineer
5 28 (10.04%) Oracle Developer
5 28 (10.04%) Software Engineer
5 28 (10.04%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 26 (9.32%) C++ Developer
7 24 (8.60%) Support Engineer
8 23 (8.24%) Linux Developer
8 23 (8.24%) SQL Developer
8 23 (8.24%) Unix Developer
9 19 (6.81%) Systems Administrator
10 18 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
10 18 (6.45%) Applications Support
10 18 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
11 17 (6.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 16 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
12 16 (5.73%) Linux Support
12 16 (5.73%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (15.05%) Web Services
2 28 (10.04%) LAMP
3 26 (9.32%) STL
4 24 (8.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 22 (7.89%) HTML
6 19 (6.81%) .NET
6 19 (6.81%) CSS
7 14 (5.02%) XML
8 13 (4.66%) LEMP Stack
8 13 (4.66%) MCollective
9 11 (3.94%) J2EE
10 9 (3.23%) jQuery
10 9 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (3.23%) Middleware
11 8 (2.87%) CSS3
11 8 (2.87%) HTML5
12 6 (2.15%) Ajax
12 6 (2.15%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (2.15%) SOAP
13 5 (1.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.41%) Clustering
2 29 (10.39%) Data Centre
3 25 (8.96%) HACMP
4 22 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.30%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.58%) Replication
7 8 (2.87%) Cryptography
7 8 (2.87%) Device Driver
7 8 (2.87%) Statistics
8 6 (2.15%) PKI
9 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.08%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.08%) LPAR
10 3 (1.08%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.72%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 219 (78.49%) Linux
2 118 (42.29%) Unix
3 86 (30.82%) Windows
4 65 (23.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (13.98%) AIX
6 31 (11.11%) Solaris
7 24 (8.60%) Windows Server
8 14 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.23%) Debian
11 8 (2.87%) CentOS
12 7 (2.51%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (2.51%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.43%) HPUX
13 4 (1.43%) NetWare
13 4 (1.43%) SUSE
14 3 (1.08%) VMS
15 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.85%) Configuration Management
2 44 (15.77%) ITIL
3 37 (13.26%) Software Engineering
4 32 (11.47%) DevOps
5 24 (8.60%) Multithreading
6 23 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.53%) High Availability
8 20 (7.17%) Migration
9 17 (6.09%) Analytics
9 17 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (5.73%) Change Management
10 16 (5.73%) Project Management
11 15 (5.38%) Incident Management
11 15 (5.38%) Web Development
12 14 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.94%) ITSM
15 10 (3.58%) Release Management
15 10 (3.58%) Scrum
15 10 (3.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 129 (46.24%) Python
2 82 (29.39%) Java
3 79 (28.32%) SQL
4 66 (23.66%) C++
5 65 (23.30%) Shell Script
6 61 (21.86%) C
7 47 (16.85%) Bash Shell
8 34 (12.19%) PHP
8 34 (12.19%) PowerShell
8 34 (12.19%) Ruby
9 26 (9.32%) JavaScript
10 21 (7.53%) Korn
11 18 (6.45%) C#
12 16 (5.73%) PL/SQL
13 14 (5.02%) Tcl
14 12 (4.30%) AWK
15 11 (3.94%) R
15 11 (3.94%) sed
16 8 (2.87%) VB
17 7 (2.51%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 36 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 29 (10.39%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.17%) Degree
4 6 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.15%) RHCSA
5 5 (1.79%) CISSP
5 5 (1.79%) GIAC
5 5 (1.79%) MCSE
5 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.43%) CCNP
6 4 (1.43%) CEH
7 3 (1.08%) GCIH
8 2 (0.72%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.72%) CCNA
8 2 (0.72%) CISA
8 2 (0.72%) CISM
8 2 (0.72%) CRISC
8 2 (0.72%) HNC
8 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.72%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.23%) SLA
2 5 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 40 (14.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (8.96%) Active Directory
3 18 (6.45%) Squid
3 18 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 17 (6.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 14 (5.02%) NFS
6 13 (4.66%) qmail
7 11 (3.94%) Veritas File System
8 10 (3.58%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.15%) Oracle Clusterware
10 6 (2.15%) vSphere
10 6 (2.15%) XenServer
11 5 (1.79%) SpamAssassin
12 4 (1.43%) GPFS
12 4 (1.43%) Xen
13 3 (1.08%) Docker
13 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.72%) FreeRADIUS
14 2 (0.72%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 65 (23.30%) Puppet
2 31 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (10.04%) Ansible
4 21 (7.53%) Nagios
5 19 (6.81%) Cacti
6 13 (4.66%) collectd
6 13 (4.66%) Ganglia
6 13 (4.66%) Graphite
6 13 (4.66%) logstash
6 13 (4.66%) ZABBIX
7 11 (3.94%) Legato
7 11 (3.94%) Tivoli
8 9 (3.23%) Netcool
9 8 (2.87%) NetBackup
10 6 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (2.15%) SCCM
10 6 (2.15%) SCOM
10 6 (2.15%) SCOrch
10 6 (2.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 6 (2.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (27.24%) Oracle
2 73 (26.16%) VMware
3 68 (24.37%) Red Hat
4 49 (17.56%) Veritas
5 27 (9.68%) IBM
6 20 (7.17%) HP
6 20 (7.17%) Microsoft
6 20 (7.17%) Splunk
7 16 (5.73%) Cisco
8 15 (5.38%) EMC
9 11 (3.94%) Informatica
10 10 (3.58%) Dell
10 10 (3.58%) SolarWinds
11 8 (2.87%) F5
11 8 (2.87%) Sybase
12 7 (2.51%) Citrix
12 7 (2.51%) Sun
13 6 (2.15%) Aruba
13 6 (2.15%) Blue Coat
13 6 (2.15%) Riverbed
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant
aap3
Rate: £55 - £60 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago