Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 17 November 2018 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 71 59
Rank change year-on-year +42 -12 -17
Contract jobs citing Perl 59 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.00% 1.96% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.66% 4.47% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -6.06% -
10th Percentile £322 £369 £281
90th Percentile £575 £478 £650
East of England median daily rate £420 £450 £430
% change year-on-year -6.67% +4.65% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £22.50 £34.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £39.50 £40.50 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +20.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 506 626 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 42.88% 43.87% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 300 281
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £374 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +3.17% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £250
90th Percentile £550 £485 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 80 52
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.75 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% -1.84%
10th Percentile £33.63 £32.50 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +6.67%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Perl in Cambridgeshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Cambridge +12 46 £388 - 20
Peterborough +23 10 £600 -
Perl
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 55 (93.22%) Python
2 36 (61.02%) Linux
3 31 (52.54%) Jenkins
4 22 (37.29%) DevOps
5 21 (35.59%) Ruby
6 20 (33.90%) Bash Shell
7 19 (32.20%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (28.81%) Java
9 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
9 16 (27.12%) Puppet
9 16 (27.12%) Docker
10 15 (25.42%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (25.42%) OpenStack
10 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
10 15 (25.42%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (25.42%) MySQL
11 14 (23.73%) C
11 14 (23.73%) Apache
11 14 (23.73%) WLAN
11 14 (23.73%) Wireless
11 14 (23.73%) VMware
11 14 (23.73%) Hadoop
11 14 (23.73%) Vagrant
11 14 (23.73%) Kubernetes
12 13 (22.03%) Salt
12 13 (22.03%) Terraform
12 13 (22.03%) nginx
12 13 (22.03%) CentOS
12 13 (22.03%) Firewall
12 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 15 (25.42%) OpenStack
2 14 (23.73%) Apache
3 13 (22.03%) nginx
4 3 (5.08%) CMS
5 2 (3.39%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.69%) SAS
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.69%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.69%) SAP MDM
1 1 (1.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) GitHub
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) Serverless
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) Wi-Fi
2 14 (23.73%) Wireless
2 14 (23.73%) WLAN
3 13 (22.03%) Bluetooth
3 13 (22.03%) Firewall
4 12 (20.34%) DNS
5 9 (15.25%) Unicast
6 3 (5.08%) LAN
7 1 (1.69%) 802.11
7 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) MySQL
2 14 (23.73%) Hadoop
3 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.69%) Flink
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.69%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.69%) Scylla
6 1 (1.69%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 31 (52.54%) Jenkins
2 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
3 14 (23.73%) Vagrant
4 13 (22.03%) JIRA
5 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.39%) Subversion
5 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.69%) GitLab
6 1 (1.69%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.69%) Trac
6 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.86%) Electronics
1 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Law
3 2 (3.39%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Test Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Python Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Perl Scripter
5 5 (8.47%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (8.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Site Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Test Scripter
6 3 (5.08%) Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) LAMP
1 12 (20.34%) LAPP Stack
1 12 (20.34%) LEMP Stack
2 8 (13.56%) XML
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
4 4 (6.78%) XSLT
5 2 (3.39%) .NET
6 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.69%) Ajax
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.69%) boto
6 1 (1.69%) CSS
6 1 (1.69%) Flask
6 1 (1.69%) JSON
6 1 (1.69%) React
6 1 (1.69%) SAML
6 1 (1.69%) SOAP
6 1 (1.69%) STL
6 1 (1.69%) Web Services
6 1 (1.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) PKI
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) Vector Graphics
4 2 (3.39%) Verilog
4 2 (3.39%) VHDL
4 2 (3.39%) Wiki
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) CentOS
3 7 (11.86%) Unix
4 5 (8.47%) Android
4 5 (8.47%) Windows
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Fedora
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) DevOps
2 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
3 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
4 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.17%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (8.47%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
8 4 (6.78%) Analytics
8 4 (6.78%) Scrum
9 3 (5.08%) Computer Architecture
9 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.08%) Content Management
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Open Source
9 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 55 (93.22%) Python
2 21 (35.59%) Ruby
3 20 (33.90%) Bash Shell
4 17 (28.81%) Java
5 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
6 14 (23.73%) C
7 11 (18.64%) C++
8 8 (13.56%) Go
9 5 (8.47%) SQL
10 4 (6.78%) Embedded C
11 3 (5.08%) PHP
11 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
12 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.69%) AWK
13 1 (1.69%) C#
13 1 (1.69%) Fortran
13 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.69%) Scala
13 1 (1.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.08%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (3.39%) PhD
5 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ARP4754
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) Docker
2 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.17%) Firmware
4 2 (3.39%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) Puppet
2 15 (25.42%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (23.73%) Kubernetes
4 13 (22.03%) Salt
4 13 (22.03%) Terraform
5 12 (20.34%) Ansible
5 12 (20.34%) Nagios
5 12 (20.34%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.39%) Rancher
7 1 (1.69%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.69%) Mesos
7 1 (1.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) VMware
2 12 (20.34%) CheckPoint
2 12 (20.34%) NetApp
2 12 (20.34%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.39%) Talend
4 2 (3.39%) Wonderware
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Informatica
5 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.69%) Nokia
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Tableau