The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 72 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.76% 1.61% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 3.73% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £375 £325 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £266 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
287 295 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.94% 43.07% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 178 114
Median daily rate £350 £375 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £542 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 £19.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.82% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £14.75 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 13 £375 +15.38% 1
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 69 (89.61%) Linux
2 66 (85.71%) Unix
3 58 (75.32%) SQL
4 56 (72.73%) Windows
5 43 (55.84%) HP
6 39 (50.65%) TCP/IP
6 39 (50.65%) Windows Server
7 37 (48.05%) Shell Script
8 36 (46.75%) VB
9 35 (45.45%) Java
10 34 (44.16%) Security Cleared
11 29 (37.66%) SC Cleared
11 29 (37.66%) Oracle
12 28 (36.36%) AIX
13 26 (33.77%) IBM
13 26 (33.77%) Red Hat
14 25 (32.47%) ITIL
15 24 (31.17%) Tivoli
15 24 (31.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (31.17%) Change Control
16 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (29.87%) Configuration Management
16 23 (29.87%) LDAP
17 22 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
18 21 (27.27%) DevOps
19 20 (25.97%) Opscode Chef
19 20 (25.97%) WebLogic
20 18 (23.38%) JBoss
20 18 (23.38%) CA
20 18 (23.38%) Server Monitoring

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 20 (25.97%) WebLogic
2 18 (23.38%) JBoss
3 13 (16.88%) WebSphere
3 13 (16.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (10.39%) FileNet
4 8 (10.39%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (9.09%) Confluence
6 3 (3.90%) AquaLogic
6 3 (3.90%) MQSeries
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (3.90%) Tuxedo
7 2 (2.60%) Apache
8 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (3.90%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) IaaS
1 5 (6.49%) OpenShift
1 5 (6.49%) PaaS
1 5 (6.49%) SaaS
2 3 (3.90%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (50.65%) TCP/IP
2 23 (29.87%) LDAP
3 16 (20.78%) SSL
4 10 (12.99%) DNS
5 8 (10.39%) Firewall
5 8 (10.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (10.39%) Network Security
5 8 (10.39%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (10.39%) SSH
6 5 (6.49%) Internet
7 4 (5.19%) SAN
8 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.60%) SNMP
8 2 (2.60%) WAN
9 1 (1.30%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) DB2
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) JIRA
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.60%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.60%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.60%) JMeter
4 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.60%) Selenium
4 2 (2.60%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.60%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Product Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Products Support Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Applications Support
5 5 (6.49%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Applications Support
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Mainframe Support
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Support Specialist
7 3 (3.90%) Technologist
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) Software Packaging
2 10 (12.99%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (5.19%) Middleware
4 3 (3.90%) .NET
4 3 (3.90%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (3.90%) J2EE
5 2 (2.60%) LAMP
6 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 10 (12.99%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (10.39%) DataPower
4 6 (7.79%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) PKI
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (89.61%) Linux
2 66 (85.71%) Unix
3 56 (72.73%) Windows
4 39 (50.65%) Windows Server
5 28 (36.36%) AIX
6 24 (31.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (20.78%) Solaris
8 11 (14.29%) zOS
9 7 (9.09%) Windows XP
10 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (3.90%) MVS
12 3 (3.90%) OS/390
13 2 (2.60%) HPUX
13 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.60%) VME
14 1 (1.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) ITIL
2 24 (31.17%) Change Control
3 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.87%) Configuration Management
4 21 (27.27%) DevOps
5 18 (23.38%) Server Monitoring
6 17 (22.08%) Problem Management
7 16 (20.78%) Change Management
8 14 (18.18%) OO
9 13 (16.88%) Workflow
10 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 11 (14.29%) Quality Management
11 9 (11.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
13 5 (6.49%) Automated Testing
13 5 (6.49%) Data Management
13 5 (6.49%) Open Source
13 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
14 3 (3.90%) Release Management
14 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (75.32%) SQL
2 37 (48.05%) Shell Script
3 36 (46.75%) VB
4 35 (45.45%) Java
5 10 (12.99%) Korn
5 10 (12.99%) Python
6 9 (11.69%) C
7 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
7 8 (10.39%) PowerShell
7 8 (10.39%) Ruby
8 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.90%) C++
9 3 (3.90%) VBScript
10 2 (2.60%) C#
10 2 (2.60%) C-shell
10 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (44.16%) Security Cleared
2 29 (37.66%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (12.99%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (10.39%) NFS
4 5 (6.49%) Docker
5 2 (2.60%) Samba
5 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (31.17%) Tivoli
2 22 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
3 20 (25.97%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (22.08%) Puppet
5 8 (10.39%) Control-M
5 8 (10.39%) Forum Sentry
6 7 (9.09%) MOM
7 2 (2.60%) Ansible
7 2 (2.60%) SCOM
8 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.30%) PureDisk
8 1 (1.30%) Simpana
8 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (55.84%) HP
2 29 (37.66%) Oracle
3 26 (33.77%) IBM
3 26 (33.77%) Red Hat
4 18 (23.38%) CA
5 17 (22.08%) Sun
6 12 (15.58%) Axway
7 10 (12.99%) Informatica
7 10 (12.99%) Siebel
8 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.49%) Atlassian
9 5 (6.49%) ServiceNow
10 4 (5.19%) BMC
11 2 (2.60%) Fujitsu
11 2 (2.60%) SaltStack
11 2 (2.60%) VMware
12 1 (1.30%) arcserve
12 1 (1.30%) Brocade
12 1 (1.30%) Cisco
12 1 (1.30%) Symantec