The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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
London / Docklands, London
Rank 15 14 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Perl 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 3.39% 1.79% 5.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 4.35% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £543 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.21% +35.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Docklands, London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 30 23 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 50.85% 41.07% 50.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 35
Median daily rate £550 £478 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.06% +12.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £698 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Docklands, London

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Docklands, London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Splunk
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Korn
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (28.57%) CISMP
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) Snort
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) FX Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IntelliMatch Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CEH
1 2 (28.57%) CISMP
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Snort
2 1 (14.29%) GPFS
2 1 (14.29%) LXC
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Samba
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) BladeLogic
2 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) SevOne
3 1 (14.29%) SunGard
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas