Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Perl
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 89 116
Rank change year-on-year -8 +27 -10
Contract jobs citing Perl 35 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.48% 1.26% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.80% 3.91% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -19.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £293 £263 £413
90th Percentile £433 £483 £608
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year - +5.96% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +14.29%

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 922 563 831
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.94% 32.36% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 281 406
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £291 £263 £232
90th Percentile £525 £500 £505
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +66.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.65 £12.95
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Buckinghamshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Buckinghamshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Buckinghamshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Buckinghamshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 27 £375 -14.29% 2
Amersham - 1 - -
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 26 (74.29%) Linux
2 25 (71.43%) Python
3 24 (68.57%) Ansible
4 15 (42.86%) OpenShift
5 12 (34.29%) IBM
5 12 (34.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
6 11 (31.43%) DevOps
6 11 (31.43%) GitLab
7 10 (28.57%) Ruby
7 10 (28.57%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) Banking
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) HTML
8 9 (25.71%) Unix
8 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
9 8 (22.86%) Windows
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) Project Management
10 7 (20.00%) CSS
10 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 7 (20.00%) Web Development
11 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (17.14%) Java
11 6 (17.14%) PHP
11 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (17.14%) Task Automation
12 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (14.29%) Remedy
12 5 (14.29%) XML

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 12 (34.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) OpenShift
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) GitLab
2 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.71%) Ant
5 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.71%) Gradle
5 2 (5.71%) Hudson
6 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 10 (28.57%) Banking
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
1 8 (22.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Release Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Scripter
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Support
7 2 (5.71%) Perl Developer
8 1 (2.86%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (2.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Azure DevOps
8 1 (2.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) HTML
2 7 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (14.29%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) CGI
4 3 (8.57%) CSS3
4 3 (8.57%) J2EE
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) YAML
5 2 (5.71%) .NET
5 2 (5.71%) EJB
5 2 (5.71%) Java EE
5 2 (5.71%) JMS
5 2 (5.71%) XSLT
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) Node.js
6 1 (2.86%) OAuth
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Unix
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) DevOps
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) Web Development
4 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.14%) Task Automation
5 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 2 (5.71%) MapReduce
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) Open Source
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) UML
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) Ruby
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 6 (17.14%) Java
5 6 (17.14%) PHP
6 4 (11.43%) GraphQL
7 3 (8.57%) Go
8 2 (5.71%) C
8 2 (5.71%) C#
8 2 (5.71%) C++
8 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) OCA
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 24 (68.57%) Ansible
2 3 (8.57%) Netcool
2 3 (8.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 3 (8.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (2.86%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) IBM
2 5 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 5 (14.29%) CA
2 5 (14.29%) Nimsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Remedy
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Greenplum