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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 31 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing Perl 66 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.75% 1.36% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.98% 3.19% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 6 5
Median daily rate £298 £278 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.96% +6.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
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
367 251 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.53% 42.54% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 177 157
Median daily rate £320 £310 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +22.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +156.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 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 5 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 65 £295 +6.06% 1
Perl
North East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 63 (81.82%) Linux
2 60 (77.92%) Unix
3 48 (62.34%) Shell Script
4 46 (59.74%) Windows
5 42 (54.55%) Oracle
6 41 (53.25%) SQL
7 39 (50.65%) HP
8 37 (48.05%) TCP/IP
8 37 (48.05%) Security Cleared
9 34 (44.16%) Java
10 33 (42.86%) Windows Server
11 32 (41.56%) CA
12 31 (40.26%) ITIL
13 30 (38.96%) SC Cleared
14 26 (33.77%) VB
14 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
14 26 (33.77%) DB2
14 26 (33.77%) Tivoli
15 23 (29.87%) SAN
15 23 (29.87%) IBM
16 22 (28.57%) MOM
16 22 (28.57%) ServiceNow
17 20 (25.97%) HP SiteScope
17 20 (25.97%) BMC
18 19 (24.68%) Korn
18 19 (24.68%) WebSphere
19 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (23.38%) C
19 18 (23.38%) AIX
19 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development

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 19 (24.68%) WebSphere
2 17 (22.08%) WebLogic
3 16 (20.78%) Apache
4 13 (16.88%) JBoss
4 13 (16.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (9.09%) Confluence
5 7 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (7.79%) CICS
6 6 (7.79%) IIS
6 6 (7.79%) MQSeries
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (7.79%) Tuxedo
7 4 (5.19%) AquaLogic
7 4 (5.19%) FileNet
8 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (5.19%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.05%) TCP/IP
2 23 (29.87%) SAN
3 17 (22.08%) SSL
4 16 (20.78%) DNS
5 13 (16.88%) LDAP
6 10 (12.99%) WAN
7 9 (11.69%) iSCSI
8 7 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (9.09%) Network Security
9 6 (7.79%) Firewall
9 6 (7.79%) FTP
9 6 (7.79%) OpenLDAP
9 6 (7.79%) WinSCP
10 5 (6.49%) SSH
11 4 (5.19%) SNMP
12 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.77%) DB2
1 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (7.79%) Easytrieve
3 6 (7.79%) MS Access
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) JIRA
2 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.19%) HP UFT
3 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.19%) JMeter
3 4 (5.19%) LoadRunner
3 4 (5.19%) Selenium
4 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (7.79%) Banking
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (15.58%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Tester
4 8 (10.39%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Developer
5 7 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Applications Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Middleware Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Unix Support
8 4 (5.19%) Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Linux Support
8 4 (5.19%) Unix Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Linux Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) .NET
2 8 (10.39%) Software Packaging
3 7 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.79%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (7.79%) ISPF
4 6 (7.79%) J2EE
4 6 (7.79%) Middleware
5 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.99%) IBM Mainframe
2 10 (12.99%) Mainframe
3 7 (9.09%) DataPower
4 6 (7.79%) VSAM
5 4 (5.19%) PKI
5 4 (5.19%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.90%) CESG
7 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.30%) Clustering
8 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 63 (81.82%) Linux
2 60 (77.92%) Unix
3 46 (59.74%) Windows
4 33 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 18 (23.38%) AIX
6 14 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (14.29%) Solaris
8 6 (7.79%) MVS
8 6 (7.79%) OS/390
8 6 (7.79%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.19%) Mac OS X
9 4 (5.19%) zOS
10 1 (1.30%) Debian
10 1 (1.30%) SUSE
10 1 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) ITIL
2 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) Configuration Management
4 15 (19.48%) Mentoring
5 14 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 14 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
6 13 (16.88%) DevOps
7 11 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 10 (12.99%) Change Management
8 10 (12.99%) Problem Management
9 8 (10.39%) Validation
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.09%) OO
10 7 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (9.09%) Workflow
11 6 (7.79%) Change Control
12 5 (6.49%) Defect Management
12 5 (6.49%) Operations Management
12 5 (6.49%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) Shell Script
2 41 (53.25%) SQL
3 34 (44.16%) Java
4 26 (33.77%) VB
5 19 (24.68%) Korn
6 18 (23.38%) C
7 17 (22.08%) C#
7 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
8 13 (16.88%) Bash Shell
9 12 (15.58%) C++
9 12 (15.58%) Python
10 11 (14.29%) C-shell
10 11 (14.29%) Ruby
11 7 (9.09%) PL/SQL
12 6 (7.79%) Assembly Language
12 6 (7.79%) CLIST
12 6 (7.79%) COBOL
12 6 (7.79%) JCL
12 6 (7.79%) REXX
12 6 (7.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (48.05%) Security Cleared
2 30 (38.96%) SC Cleared
3 16 (20.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (14.29%) AAT
5 1 (1.30%) CCNA
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) MCSE
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) SLA
2 5 (6.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (5.19%) QA
4 3 (3.90%) WAI
4 3 (3.90%) WCAG
5 2 (2.60%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) Samba
2 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.79%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (6.49%) NFS
5 4 (5.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (3.90%) Docker
7 2 (2.60%) Firmware
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (33.77%) Tivoli
2 22 (28.57%) MOM
3 20 (25.97%) HP SiteScope
4 7 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (9.09%) Puppet
5 2 (2.60%) SCOM
5 2 (2.60%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 42 (54.55%) Oracle
2 39 (50.65%) HP
3 32 (41.56%) CA
4 23 (29.87%) IBM
5 22 (28.57%) ServiceNow
6 20 (25.97%) BMC
7 16 (20.78%) Red Hat
8 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
9 12 (15.58%) Sun
10 11 (14.29%) Axway
11 7 (9.09%) Informatica
11 7 (9.09%) Siebel
12 6 (7.79%) Micro Focus
13 4 (5.19%) Fujitsu
14 1 (1.30%) Opsware
14 1 (1.30%) VMware