The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South East / Berkshire
Rank 83 94 98
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4  
Contract jobs citing Perl 14 32 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.77% 1.30% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 5.55% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 24
Median daily rate £425 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +4.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £488 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% +2.66%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 435 577 814
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.02% 23.45% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 368 474
Median daily rate £425 £400 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +13.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -54.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Perl as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Berkshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Perl in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Berkshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Berkshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Berkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Reading +3 5 £425 +21.42% 10
Slough +9 2 £500 +83.48% 1
Bracknell -3 1 £158 -
Windsor - 1 - - 1
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 19 (73.08%) Python
2 12 (46.15%) Puppet
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) Ansible
5 9 (34.62%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
5 9 (34.62%) Ruby
6 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (26.92%) Docker
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Unix
8 6 (23.08%) DNS
8 6 (23.08%) vSphere
8 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
8 6 (23.08%) DevOps
8 6 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (23.08%) vRealize
8 6 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (19.23%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (19.23%) Converged Infrastructure
9 5 (19.23%) Vagrant
9 5 (19.23%) FlexPod
9 5 (19.23%) SoftLayer
9 5 (19.23%) vCloud
9 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
9 5 (19.23%) Nimsoft

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Exstream
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (19.23%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (19.23%) SoftLayer
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) LTE
2 4 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (15.38%) VSAN
3 3 (11.54%) 2G
3 3 (11.54%) 3G
3 3 (11.54%) 4G
3 3 (11.54%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (7.69%) IMAP
4 2 (7.69%) INAP
4 2 (7.69%) Intelligent Network
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) LDAP
4 2 (7.69%) MVNO
4 2 (7.69%) SMTP
4 2 (7.69%) SNMP
4 2 (7.69%) SS7
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 2 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Vagrant
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Automation Architect
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) 3G Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Ericsson Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Messaging Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) OSS Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) SOAP
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) CORBA
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) NumPy
3 1 (3.85%) Pandas
3 1 (3.85%) scikit-learn
3 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (19.23%) FlexPod
3 4 (15.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
4 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) SUSE
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (23.08%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Demand Management
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (15.38%) Presales
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) Ruby
3 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Korn
7 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) VCDX
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) CCNP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) HNC
2 3 (11.54%) HND
3 2 (7.69%) RHCE
3 2 (7.69%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 4 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
2 6 (23.08%) vSphere
3 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) vCloud
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) Ceph
5 1 (3.85%) Dovecot
5 1 (3.85%) iptables
5 1 (3.85%) KVM
5 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Puppet
2 10 (38.46%) Ansible
3 8 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (23.08%) vRealize
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (3.85%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (3.85%) Cacti
6 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.85%) Nagios
6 1 (3.85%) Netcool
6 1 (3.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (3.85%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (3.85%) OpenView
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.85%) RANCID
6 1 (3.85%) Salt
6 1 (3.85%) Terraform
6 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
6 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) Nimsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) SevOne
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
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