Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 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
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 82 94
Rank change year-on-year +20 +12 -58
Contract jobs citing Perl 11 24 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.31% 1.67% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 3.34% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £475 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +15.25% -7.81%
10th Percentile £303 £413 £243
90th Percentile £569 £490 £594
Scotland median daily rate £525 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £46.40 - -

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 344 719 751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.90% 50.17% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 455 474
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £306 £311 £300
90th Percentile £568 £538 £506
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £35.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -43.30% +103.67%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £16.76
% change year-on-year - +108.83% -60.56%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Perl in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Perl in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Perl in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for Perl in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) IaaS
5 3 (27.27%) Puppet
5 3 (27.27%) Scala
5 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) SaltStack
5 3 (27.27%) Salt
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) C
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) DB2
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) SSL
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) IBM

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) GCP
3 1 (9.09%) AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) FTP
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) Hazelcast
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) React
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Equities
2 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Runbook
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Java 8
5 1 (9.09%) Java 9
5 1 (9.09%) Korn
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) OCP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Salt
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SaltStack
2 2 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) F5
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) NetScout
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds