Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 147 117
Rank change year-on-year +32 -30 +4
Contract jobs citing Perl 38 2 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.18% 0.061% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 0.17% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 13
East Midlands median daily rate £375 - £400
10th Percentile £305 - £218
90th Percentile £446 - £516
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +8.11% -5.13% +11.43%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1212 1200 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.67% 36.36% 33.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 771 660
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £274 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £488
England median daily rate £462 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.71% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +105.48% -47.86%
10th Percentile £13.18 £13.60 £11.35
90th Percentile £57.44 £46.75 £43.45
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
Derbyshire - 24 £375 -
Nottinghamshire +7 7 £341 - 2
Northamptonshire - 5 - -
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 32 (84.21%) Linux
2 29 (76.32%) Unix
3 28 (73.68%) Oracle
4 27 (71.05%) Python
5 26 (68.42%) Solaris
5 26 (68.42%) Korn
6 25 (65.79%) Sun
7 22 (57.89%) Veritas
7 22 (57.89%) Security Cleared
8 21 (55.26%) SAP
9 20 (52.63%) ERP
9 20 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (52.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 20 (52.63%) SAP ERP
9 20 (52.63%) Virtual Machines
10 19 (50.00%) SC Cleared
11 9 (23.68%) Java
12 8 (21.05%) JBoss
12 8 (21.05%) Apache
12 8 (21.05%) Red Hat
12 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
13 7 (18.42%) AIX
13 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
14 6 (15.79%) C-shell
14 6 (15.79%) SUSE
14 6 (15.79%) HPUX
14 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
14 6 (15.79%) DNS
15 5 (13.16%) Middleware

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (21.05%) Apache
1 8 (21.05%) JBoss
2 5 (13.16%) iPlanet
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (52.63%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) FCoE
2 5 (13.16%) iSCSI
2 5 (13.16%) SAN
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) HTTP
3 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 4 (10.53%) WAN
4 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 1 (2.63%) NAS
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.89%) PowerCenter
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Ant
1 3 (7.89%) Bitbucket
1 3 (7.89%) Gradle
1 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
1 3 (7.89%) Maven
1 3 (7.89%) SonarQube
1 3 (7.89%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Unix Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Design Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Solaris Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Informatica Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) Ajax
3 2 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) XSL
3 2 (5.26%) XSLT
4 1 (2.63%) Mason
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Linux
2 29 (76.32%) Unix
3 26 (68.42%) Solaris
4 7 (18.42%) AIX
5 6 (15.79%) HPUX
5 6 (15.79%) SUSE
6 3 (7.89%) Windows
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
1 20 (52.63%) ERP
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
3 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.53%) High Availability
4 4 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
4 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 3 (7.89%) Concurrent Programming
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (7.89%) ETL
5 3 (7.89%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) B2B
6 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Python
2 26 (68.42%) Korn
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
6 6 (15.79%) C-shell
7 4 (10.53%) C#
7 4 (10.53%) C++
7 4 (10.53%) SQL
8 3 (7.89%) Jython
9 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.26%) Ruby
10 1 (2.63%) C
10 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.63%) Groovy
10 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 19 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (5.26%) CDISC
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.26%) GxP
1 2 (5.26%) HL7
2 1 (2.63%) JTAG
2 1 (2.63%) MISRA
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 20 (52.63%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (13.16%) Samba
3 3 (7.89%) Docker
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) KVM
4 2 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Mesos
2 1 (2.63%) OpenView
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Oracle
2 25 (65.79%) Sun
3 22 (57.89%) Veritas
4 21 (55.26%) SAP
5 8 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 4 (10.53%) F5
7 3 (7.89%) Informatica
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.26%) NetIQ
8 2 (5.26%) PlateSpin
8 2 (5.26%) VMware
9 1 (2.63%) Borland
9 1 (2.63%) Cognos
9 1 (2.63%) HP
9 1 (2.63%) Opsware