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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 60 65 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -36
Contract jobs citing Perl 63 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.75% 1.25% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.55% 3.83% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 3 10
Median daily rate £318 £282 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £346 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +4.00%
Perl
North East

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
465 235 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.09% 32.68% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 150 113
Median daily rate £325 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 2 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.36 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 62 £318 +12.58% 2
Sunderland - 1 - -
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 110 (90.16%) Unix
2 102 (83.61%) Linux
3 82 (67.21%) Windows
4 79 (64.75%) Oracle
5 75 (61.48%) Security Cleared
6 74 (60.66%) SQL
6 74 (60.66%) TCP/IP
7 73 (59.84%) HP
7 73 (59.84%) ITIL
8 72 (59.02%) Shell Script
9 64 (52.46%) Windows Server
10 61 (50.00%) SC Cleared
11 54 (44.26%) Tivoli
11 54 (44.26%) CA
12 51 (41.80%) VB
13 44 (36.07%) SAN
14 43 (35.25%) MOM
15 42 (34.43%) SQL Server
15 42 (34.43%) HP SiteScope
16 41 (33.61%) ServiceNow
16 41 (33.61%) DB2
16 41 (33.61%) BMC
17 40 (32.79%) Java
17 40 (32.79%) BPSS Clearance
18 37 (30.33%) Korn
19 36 (29.51%) Solaris
20 35 (28.69%) AIX
20 35 (28.69%) Configuration Management
21 32 (26.23%) Red Hat
22 30 (24.59%) Mentoring

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 25 (20.49%) WebLogic
2 23 (18.85%) Apache
3 19 (15.57%) WebSphere
3 19 (15.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (13.11%) JBoss
5 12 (9.84%) MQSeries
5 12 (9.84%) Oracle Application Server
5 12 (9.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 12 (9.84%) Tuxedo
6 10 (8.20%) AquaLogic
7 9 (7.38%) OpenStack
8 7 (5.74%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (3.28%) FileNet
10 3 (2.46%) Confluence
11 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (15.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.20%) OpenText MBPM
2 7 (5.74%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 74 (60.66%) TCP/IP
2 44 (36.07%) SAN
3 29 (23.77%) DNS
4 23 (18.85%) LDAP
5 21 (17.21%) WAN
6 19 (15.57%) iSCSI
7 17 (13.93%) SSL
8 9 (7.38%) Firewall
9 8 (6.56%) Network Security
9 8 (6.56%) OpenLDAP
9 8 (6.56%) SSH
10 7 (5.74%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (1.64%) Internet
12 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.82%) FTP
12 1 (0.82%) HTTP
12 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 41 (33.61%) DB2
3 7 (5.74%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (5.74%) MySQL
4 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.74%) ClearCase
1 7 (5.74%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.82%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (18.03%) Unix Engineer
2 16 (13.11%) Support Engineer
3 15 (12.30%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (10.66%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 8 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.74%) Subject Matter Expert
6 7 (5.74%) Unix Support
7 6 (4.92%) Linux Support
7 6 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (4.92%) Tester
7 6 (4.92%) Unix Support Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Consultant
8 5 (4.10%) Linux Support Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Middleware Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Monitoring Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.46%) Server Support
10 3 (2.46%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) Middleware
2 12 (9.84%) IBM Integration Bus
2 12 (9.84%) J2EE
3 8 (6.56%) Software Packaging
4 7 (5.74%) .NET
4 7 (5.74%) LAMP
4 7 (5.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (4.10%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.64%) JSON
6 2 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) Mainframe
3 8 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.74%) DataPower
4 7 (5.74%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.28%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.82%) CESG
8 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (90.16%) Unix
2 102 (83.61%) Linux
3 82 (67.21%) Windows
4 64 (52.46%) Windows Server
5 36 (29.51%) Solaris
6 35 (28.69%) AIX
7 21 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (9.84%) OS/390
8 12 (9.84%) Windows XP
9 10 (8.20%) HPUX
10 7 (5.74%) zOS
11 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.82%) Debian
12 1 (0.82%) SUSE
12 1 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (59.84%) ITIL
2 35 (28.69%) Configuration Management
3 30 (24.59%) Mentoring
4 28 (22.95%) Root Cause Analysis
5 27 (22.13%) Incident Management
6 26 (21.31%) Server Monitoring
7 22 (18.03%) Unit Testing
8 17 (13.93%) Change Management
8 17 (13.93%) Problem Management
9 16 (13.11%) DevOps
10 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (11.48%) Release Management
12 12 (9.84%) Validation
13 10 (8.20%) Security Management
13 10 (8.20%) Service Delivery
14 9 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (6.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 8 (6.56%) QMS
15 8 (6.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 74 (60.66%) SQL
2 72 (59.02%) Shell Script
3 51 (41.80%) VB
4 40 (32.79%) Java
5 37 (30.33%) Korn
6 26 (21.31%) Bash Shell
7 23 (18.85%) C-shell
8 21 (17.21%) C
9 13 (10.66%) C++
10 12 (9.84%) Python
11 9 (7.38%) PL/SQL
12 8 (6.56%) JavaScript
12 8 (6.56%) Ruby
13 7 (5.74%) C#
14 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
14 5 (4.10%) VBScript
15 4 (3.28%) Bourne shell
16 3 (2.46%) PHP
17 1 (0.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 75 (61.48%) Security Cleared
2 61 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 40 (32.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 24 (19.67%) AAT
5 5 (4.10%) Degree
6 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.82%) CCNA
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) MCSE
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.03%) SLA
2 8 (6.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.64%) QA
3 2 (1.64%) WAI
3 2 (1.64%) WCAG
4 1 (0.82%) GPG13
System Software
1 21 (17.21%) Samba
2 12 (9.84%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.56%) Firmware
3 8 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.74%) NFS
4 7 (5.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (2.46%) Docker
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 54 (44.26%) Tivoli
2 43 (35.25%) MOM
3 42 (34.43%) HP SiteScope
4 8 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.56%) Puppet
5 5 (4.10%) SCOM
6 3 (2.46%) Netcool
6 3 (2.46%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.82%) Ansible
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 79 (64.75%) Oracle
2 73 (59.84%) HP
3 54 (44.26%) CA
4 41 (33.61%) BMC
4 41 (33.61%) ServiceNow
5 32 (26.23%) Red Hat
6 29 (23.77%) IBM
7 18 (14.75%) Sun
8 17 (13.93%) Axway
9 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
10 10 (8.20%) Fujitsu
11 9 (7.38%) VMware
12 7 (5.74%) Informatica
12 7 (5.74%) Siebel
13 1 (0.82%) Compuware
13 1 (0.82%) Opsware
13 1 (0.82%) SaltStack
13 1 (0.82%) SAP