Period
to 13 November 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 13 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 14 26
Rank change year-on-year -31 +12 +30
Contract jobs citing Perl 78 118 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.60% 8.93% 6.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.25% 17.64% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 27
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £308 £338 £338
90th Percentile £538 £550 £460
Scotland median daily rate £435 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.35% +13.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.50

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 843 669 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.71% 50.64% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 366 254
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £306 £295 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.89% +302.12% -14.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £43.93
90th Percentile £79.65 £195.00 £49.58
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +6.56% -27.38% +12.00%

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 13 November 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 13 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Perl.

1 67 (85.90%) Linux
2 56 (71.79%) Python
3 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (64.10%) Finance
5 49 (62.82%) SQL
6 42 (53.85%) Oracle
7 41 (52.56%) Windows
8 36 (46.15%) Jenkins
9 33 (42.31%) Java
10 32 (41.03%) Relational Database
11 25 (32.05%) DevOps
12 24 (30.77%) Bash Shell
12 24 (30.77%) Unix
13 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
14 22 (28.21%) Sybase
15 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
16 19 (24.36%) Ruby
16 19 (24.36%) Data Protection
16 19 (24.36%) Hadoop
17 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
17 18 (23.08%) Varonis
17 18 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
17 18 (23.08%) Go
17 18 (23.08%) Neo4j
17 18 (23.08%) Hortonworks
17 18 (23.08%) Cloudera
17 18 (23.08%) GitHub
17 18 (23.08%) ArangoDB
17 18 (23.08%) Terraform
17 18 (23.08%) FINRA

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 (2.56%) CICS
1 2 (2.56%) MQSeries
1 2 (2.56%) SAS
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.28%) Confluence
2 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.28%) GemFire
2 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.08%) GitHub
2 4 (5.13%) IaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Apigee
3 1 (1.28%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) SSL
2 2 (2.56%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.56%) SSH
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.03%) Relational Database
2 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
3 19 (24.36%) Hadoop
4 18 (23.08%) ArangoDB
4 18 (23.08%) Neo4j
5 12 (15.38%) MySQL
6 10 (12.82%) DB2
7 6 (7.69%) MSDE
7 6 (7.69%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.13%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.28%) Big Data
9 1 (1.28%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.26%) Maven
4 7 (8.97%) Gradle
5 2 (2.56%) webpack
6 1 (1.28%) Ant
6 1 (1.28%) Concordion
6 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.28%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.28%) JIRA
6 1 (1.28%) JUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 50 (64.10%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.28%) Private Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (44.87%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) Python Developer
3 14 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Applications Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Applications Support
4 11 (14.10%) Applications Support Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Support Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Perl Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Core Java Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Data Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Data Protection Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.85%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Network Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) XML
2 11 (14.10%) JSON
3 10 (12.82%) SOAP
4 9 (11.54%) Spring
5 6 (7.69%) HTML
6 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.13%) HTML5
6 4 (5.13%) REST
7 2 (2.56%) CSS
7 2 (2.56%) ISPF
7 2 (2.56%) JMS
7 2 (2.56%) lodash
7 2 (2.56%) Middleware
7 2 (2.56%) Redux
7 2 (2.56%) RESTful
8 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.28%) iBATIS
8 1 (1.28%) J2SE
8 1 (1.28%) JAXB
8 1 (1.28%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.13%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (85.90%) Linux
2 41 (52.56%) Windows
3 24 (30.77%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) Solaris
4 2 (2.56%) zOS
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) DevOps
3 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 19 (24.36%) Data Protection
5 18 (23.08%) Cryptography
5 18 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (23.08%) Data Encryption
5 18 (23.08%) Data Loss Prevention
5 18 (23.08%) DRM
5 18 (23.08%) IT Strategy
5 18 (23.08%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 16 (20.51%) Change Management
6 16 (20.51%) Security Operations
7 15 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (16.67%) SDLC
10 12 (15.38%) Configuration Management
11 10 (12.82%) Incident Management
11 10 (12.82%) ITIL
12 9 (11.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (71.79%) Python
2 49 (62.82%) SQL
3 33 (42.31%) Java
4 24 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 19 (24.36%) Ruby
6 18 (23.08%) Go
7 16 (20.51%) Shell Script
8 14 (17.95%) C++
9 13 (16.67%) C#
9 13 (16.67%) Groovy
9 13 (16.67%) Scala
10 11 (14.10%) PHP
11 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
12 2 (2.56%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.56%) CLIST
12 2 (2.56%) ES6
12 2 (2.56%) JCL
12 2 (2.56%) REXX
13 1 (1.28%) Jython
13 1 (1.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) CISM
1 18 (23.08%) CISSP
2 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.08%) FINRA
1 18 (23.08%) GDPR
2 7 (8.97%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) Docker
2 2 (2.56%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (2.56%) RACF
2 2 (2.56%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.28%) Firmware
3 1 (1.28%) NFS
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) Terraform
2 6 (7.69%) Ansible
2 6 (7.69%) Puppet
3 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.13%) Control-M
5 3 (3.85%) Salt
6 2 (2.56%) zSecure
7 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (53.85%) Oracle
2 22 (28.21%) Sybase
3 18 (23.08%) Cloudera
3 18 (23.08%) Hortonworks
3 18 (23.08%) McAfee
3 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (23.08%) Symantec
3 18 (23.08%) Varonis
4 6 (7.69%) VMware
5 4 (5.13%) Informatica
6 3 (3.85%) IBM
6 3 (3.85%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.56%) CA
7 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.28%) F5
8 1 (1.28%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.28%) Sencha
8 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.28%) Splunk
8 1 (1.28%) Sun