Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 24 May 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 36 47
Rank change year-on-year -58 +11 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 18 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.16% 4.75% 3.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 9.15% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 31
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £273 £319 £338
90th Percentile £605 £445 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 746 590 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 48.22% 51.89% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 324 274
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £233
90th Percentile £507 £450 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.28 £17.32 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.67% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -60.56% +13.33% +22.95%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Perl.

1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Unix
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) Relational Database
4 11 (61.11%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) OO
5 9 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) Python
6 8 (44.44%) DB2
7 7 (38.89%) XML
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle
7 7 (38.89%) Spring
7 7 (38.89%) OOD
7 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (38.89%) JSON
8 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
9 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
9 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
9 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
9 5 (27.78%) Maven
9 5 (27.78%) SOAP
9 5 (27.78%) OOP
10 4 (22.22%) Sybase
10 4 (22.22%) Gradle
11 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (16.67%) Scrum
12 2 (11.11%) zOS

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (11.11%) CICS
1 2 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 2 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 2 (11.11%) SSH
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Relational Database
2 9 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (44.44%) DB2
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Pentaho
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
1 5 (27.78%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) Gradle
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Core Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) JSON
1 7 (38.89%) Spring
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) ISPF
3 2 (11.11%) J2SE
3 2 (11.11%) JMS
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Equities
3 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
1 15 (83.33%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) zOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) OOD
3 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 5 (27.78%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Information Security
7 2 (11.11%) People Management
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Security Management
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) High Availability
8 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.56%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) CLIST
5 2 (11.11%) JCL
5 2 (11.11%) REXX
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) IEC 62304
1 1 (5.56%) MISRA
1 1 (5.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (11.11%) RACF
1 2 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Control-M
1 2 (11.11%) zSecure
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Sybase
3 2 (11.11%) CA
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat