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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 48 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing Perl 91 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.39% 1.13% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.16% 3.21% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 3 9
Median daily rate £315 £265 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.86% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £279 £297
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
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
501 218 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.16% 35.05% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 150 110
Median daily rate £320 £363 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +36.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £536 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 3 5
Median hourly rate £28.88 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.76% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.68 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +5 90 £315 +18.86%
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 93 (87.74%) Unix
2 90 (84.91%) Linux
3 69 (65.09%) Windows
4 67 (63.21%) Oracle
5 66 (62.26%) TCP/IP
5 66 (62.26%) Shell Script
6 65 (61.32%) HP
6 65 (61.32%) SQL
7 62 (58.49%) ITIL
7 62 (58.49%) Security Cleared
8 53 (50.00%) Windows Server
9 50 (47.17%) SC Cleared
10 47 (44.34%) CA
10 47 (44.34%) Tivoli
11 44 (41.51%) VB
12 41 (38.68%) SAN
13 37 (34.91%) MOM
13 37 (34.91%) ServiceNow
14 35 (33.02%) Korn
14 35 (33.02%) BMC
14 35 (33.02%) SQL Server
14 35 (33.02%) DB2
15 34 (32.08%) Java
15 34 (32.08%) HP SiteScope
16 30 (28.30%) BPSS Clearance
16 30 (28.30%) Red Hat
17 28 (26.42%) DNS
17 28 (26.42%) AIX
17 28 (26.42%) Configuration Management
17 28 (26.42%) 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 21 (19.81%) WebLogic
2 20 (18.87%) Apache
3 15 (14.15%) JBoss
3 15 (14.15%) WebSphere
3 15 (14.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (7.55%) MQSeries
4 8 (7.55%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (7.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (7.55%) Tuxedo
5 7 (6.60%) OpenStack
5 7 (6.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (5.66%) AquaLogic
7 4 (3.77%) Confluence
7 4 (3.77%) FileNet
Applications
1 17 (16.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (5.66%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 66 (62.26%) TCP/IP
2 41 (38.68%) SAN
3 28 (26.42%) DNS
4 22 (20.75%) LDAP
5 20 (18.87%) WAN
6 18 (16.98%) iSCSI
7 13 (12.26%) SSL
8 8 (7.55%) Firewall
8 8 (7.55%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (6.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (6.60%) Network Security
9 7 (6.60%) SSH
10 2 (1.89%) Internet
11 1 (0.94%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.02%) DB2
1 35 (33.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (5.66%) MySQL
4 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) ClearCase
1 6 (5.66%) StarTeam
2 4 (3.77%) JIRA
3 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.94%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.94%) JMeter
5 1 (0.94%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.94%) Selenium
5 1 (0.94%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (19.81%) Unix Engineer
2 15 (14.15%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (14.15%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 8 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Tester
5 7 (6.60%) Unix Support
6 6 (5.66%) Linux Support
6 6 (5.66%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Unix Support Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Middleware Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Subject Matter Expert
8 4 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Analyst
9 3 (2.83%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (2.83%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) .NET
1 8 (7.55%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (7.55%) J2EE
1 8 (7.55%) Middleware
1 8 (7.55%) Software Packaging
2 7 (6.60%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (5.66%) LAMP
4 4 (3.77%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.43%) Mainframe
3 7 (6.60%) DataPower
3 7 (6.60%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.77%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.89%) CESG
6 2 (1.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 93 (87.74%) Unix
2 90 (84.91%) Linux
3 69 (65.09%) Windows
4 53 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 28 (26.42%) AIX
6 27 (25.47%) Solaris
7 21 (19.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (11.32%) Windows XP
9 8 (7.55%) OS/390
10 7 (6.60%) HPUX
10 7 (6.60%) zOS
11 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.94%) Debian
12 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.94%) SUSE
12 1 (0.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (58.49%) ITIL
2 28 (26.42%) Configuration Management
2 28 (26.42%) Mentoring
3 25 (23.58%) Incident Management
4 23 (21.70%) Server Monitoring
5 21 (19.81%) Unit Testing
6 20 (18.87%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (15.09%) DevOps
8 13 (12.26%) Change Management
8 13 (12.26%) Problem Management
9 12 (11.32%) Validation
10 10 (9.43%) Release Management
11 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.60%) Defect Management
12 7 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (6.60%) OO
12 7 (6.60%) Workflow
13 6 (5.66%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (62.26%) Shell Script
2 65 (61.32%) SQL
3 44 (41.51%) VB
4 35 (33.02%) Korn
5 34 (32.08%) Java
6 23 (21.70%) Bash Shell
7 21 (19.81%) C-shell
8 17 (16.04%) C
9 10 (9.43%) Python
10 9 (8.49%) PL/SQL
11 8 (7.55%) C#
11 8 (7.55%) C++
11 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
11 8 (7.55%) Ruby
12 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
13 4 (3.77%) Bourne shell
13 4 (3.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (58.49%) Security Cleared
2 50 (47.17%) SC Cleared
3 30 (28.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (18.87%) AAT
5 3 (2.83%) Degree
5 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.94%) CCNA
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) MCSE
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.98%) SLA
2 7 (6.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.83%) QA
4 2 (1.89%) WAI
4 2 (1.89%) WCAG
5 1 (0.94%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (18.87%) Samba
2 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.60%) NFS
3 7 (6.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.66%) Firmware
5 3 (2.83%) Docker
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 47 (44.34%) Tivoli
2 37 (34.91%) MOM
3 34 (32.08%) HP SiteScope
4 8 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.55%) Puppet
5 5 (4.72%) SCOM
6 3 (2.83%) Netcool
7 2 (1.89%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.94%) Ansible
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 67 (63.21%) Oracle
2 65 (61.32%) HP
3 47 (44.34%) CA
4 37 (34.91%) ServiceNow
5 35 (33.02%) BMC
6 30 (28.30%) Red Hat
7 25 (23.58%) IBM
8 14 (13.21%) Sun
9 13 (12.26%) Axway
10 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
11 7 (6.60%) Informatica
11 7 (6.60%) Siebel
11 7 (6.60%) VMware
12 6 (5.66%) Fujitsu
13 1 (0.94%) Opsware
13 1 (0.94%) SaltStack