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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 48 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 38 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.77% 1.75% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.93% 4.32% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 3
Median daily rate £363 £325 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +38.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £327
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 - -
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 Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
294 278 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.93% 40.52% 33.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 168 104
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 2
Median hourly rate £53.50 £20.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.19% -42.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.85 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 38 £363 +11.53% 1
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 82 (89.13%) Linux
2 78 (84.78%) Unix
3 64 (69.57%) Windows
3 64 (69.57%) SQL
4 51 (55.43%) TCP/IP
5 50 (54.35%) HP
6 46 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 43 (46.74%) Security Cleared
8 42 (45.65%) Shell Script
9 41 (44.57%) VB
10 39 (42.39%) Oracle
11 38 (41.30%) Java
12 34 (36.96%) ITIL
13 33 (35.87%) SC Cleared
14 31 (33.70%) AIX
15 30 (32.61%) Red Hat
16 29 (31.52%) Configuration Management
16 29 (31.52%) Tivoli
17 28 (30.43%) IBM
18 27 (29.35%) LDAP
18 27 (29.35%) HP SiteScope
19 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 24 (26.09%) Change Control
20 24 (26.09%) DevOps
21 23 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
21 23 (25.00%) Solaris
22 22 (23.91%) CA
22 22 (23.91%) WebLogic
23 20 (21.74%) 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 22 (23.91%) WebLogic
2 18 (19.57%) JBoss
3 15 (16.30%) WebSphere
3 15 (16.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (8.70%) FileNet
4 8 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (7.61%) Confluence
6 6 (6.52%) Apache
7 5 (5.43%) AquaLogic
7 5 (5.43%) MQSeries
7 5 (5.43%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (5.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (5.43%) Tuxedo
8 4 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (5.43%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) IaaS
1 5 (5.43%) OpenShift
1 5 (5.43%) PaaS
1 5 (5.43%) SaaS
2 3 (3.26%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (55.43%) TCP/IP
2 27 (29.35%) LDAP
3 18 (19.57%) SSL
4 14 (15.22%) DNS
5 8 (8.70%) Firewall
5 8 (8.70%) Internet
5 8 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (8.70%) Network Security
5 8 (8.70%) OpenLDAP
5 8 (8.70%) SAN
5 8 (8.70%) SSH
6 6 (6.52%) iSCSI
6 6 (6.52%) WAN
7 2 (2.17%) SNMP
8 1 (1.09%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.70%) DB2
4 6 (6.52%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.61%) JIRA
3 6 (6.52%) ClearCase
3 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.52%) StarTeam
4 5 (5.43%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.17%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.17%) JMeter
5 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.17%) Selenium
6 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (17.39%) Support Engineer
2 14 (15.22%) Automation Engineer
2 14 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (7.61%) Product Engineer
3 7 (7.61%) Products Support Engineer
4 6 (6.52%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Applications Support
5 5 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) HPUX Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) WebOps Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Senior Applications Support
6 4 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Administrator
7 3 (3.26%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Mainframe Support
7 3 (3.26%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) Software Packaging
2 10 (10.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (6.52%) LAMP
3 6 (6.52%) Middleware
4 5 (5.43%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (5.43%) J2EE
5 3 (3.26%) .NET
6 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.09%) JSON
6 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.22%) Mainframe
3 10 (10.87%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (8.70%) DataPower
5 6 (6.52%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
6 2 (2.17%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 82 (89.13%) Linux
2 78 (84.78%) Unix
3 64 (69.57%) Windows
4 46 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 31 (33.70%) AIX
6 24 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (25.00%) Solaris
8 11 (11.96%) zOS
9 7 (7.61%) Windows XP
10 6 (6.52%) HPUX
11 5 (5.43%) OS/390
11 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (3.26%) MVS
14 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
14 2 (2.17%) VME
15 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) ITIL
2 29 (31.52%) Configuration Management
3 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (26.09%) Change Control
4 24 (26.09%) DevOps
5 20 (21.74%) Server Monitoring
6 19 (20.65%) Problem Management
7 18 (19.57%) Change Management
8 14 (15.22%) OO
9 13 (14.13%) Workflow
10 12 (13.04%) Incident Management
11 11 (11.96%) Quality Management
12 9 (9.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
14 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2
14 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
15 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (5.43%) Kanban
15 5 (5.43%) Open Source
15 5 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (69.57%) SQL
2 42 (45.65%) Shell Script
3 41 (44.57%) VB
4 38 (41.30%) Java
5 14 (15.22%) Korn
5 14 (15.22%) Python
6 11 (11.96%) C
6 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 8 (8.70%) Ruby
8 6 (6.52%) C-shell
9 5 (5.43%) C++
10 3 (3.26%) VBScript
11 2 (2.17%) C#
11 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (46.74%) Security Cleared
2 33 (35.87%) SC Cleared
3 16 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (10.87%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (8.70%) NFS
4 6 (6.52%) Samba
4 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.43%) Docker
6 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (31.52%) Tivoli
2 27 (29.35%) HP SiteScope
3 23 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (21.74%) Puppet
5 11 (11.96%) MOM
6 8 (8.70%) Control-M
7 5 (5.43%) Ansible
8 2 (2.17%) SCOM
9 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.09%) Legato
9 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.09%) PureDisk
9 1 (1.09%) Simpana
9 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (54.35%) HP
2 39 (42.39%) Oracle
3 30 (32.61%) Red Hat
4 28 (30.43%) IBM
5 22 (23.91%) CA
6 19 (20.65%) Sun
7 14 (15.22%) Axway
8 10 (10.87%) Informatica
8 10 (10.87%) Siebel
9 8 (8.70%) BMC
9 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 8 (8.70%) ServiceNow
10 6 (6.52%) VMware
11 5 (5.43%) Atlassian
11 5 (5.43%) SaltStack
12 4 (4.35%) Fujitsu
13 1 (1.09%) Brocade
13 1 (1.09%) CommVault
13 1 (1.09%) NetApp
13 1 (1.09%) Veritas