Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 18 28
Rank change year-on-year -63 +10 +25
Contract jobs citing Perl 42 112 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.34% 8.44% 6.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 15.64% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 39
Glasgow median daily rate £513 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £350 £336 £338
90th Percentile £560 £550 £455
Scotland median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -
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 899 716 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 50.08% 53.96% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 392 295
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £301 £304 £263
90th Percentile £538 £488 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.03 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -90.51% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -52.41% -8.23% +21.82%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 37 (88.10%) Linux
2 33 (78.57%) SQL
3 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (69.05%) Finance
5 28 (66.67%) Oracle
6 27 (64.29%) Python
7 25 (59.52%) Relational Database
8 21 (50.00%) Windows
8 21 (50.00%) Java
9 19 (45.24%) Jenkins
10 16 (38.10%) Unix
11 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
12 14 (33.33%) Sybase
12 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
13 12 (28.57%) XML
13 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
13 12 (28.57%) JSON
14 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
14 11 (26.19%) Ruby
14 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
15 10 (23.81%) CISSP
15 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
15 10 (23.81%) DRM
15 10 (23.81%) Symantec
15 10 (23.81%) McAfee
15 10 (23.81%) CISM
15 10 (23.81%) DB2
15 10 (23.81%) Cryptography
15 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
15 10 (23.81%) Hadoop

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 3 (7.14%) CICS
1 3 (7.14%) MQSeries
1 3 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) GemFire
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Kerberos
1 3 (7.14%) SSH
1 3 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (59.52%) Relational Database
2 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.81%) ArangoDB
3 10 (23.81%) DB2
3 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 10 (23.81%) Neo4j
4 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 6 (14.29%) MySQL
6 4 (9.52%) MSDE
6 4 (9.52%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.38%) Big Data
7 1 (2.38%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) Maven
4 7 (16.67%) Gradle
5 2 (4.76%) Ant
5 2 (4.76%) webpack
6 1 (2.38%) Concordion
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.38%) Hudson
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 29 (69.05%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.90%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Python Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Data Protection Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) IT Security Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Network Support
8 1 (2.38%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) JSON
1 12 (28.57%) XML
2 9 (21.43%) SOAP
2 9 (21.43%) Spring
3 6 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (9.52%) HTML5
5 3 (7.14%) ISPF
5 3 (7.14%) Middleware
6 2 (4.76%) CSS
6 2 (4.76%) lodash
6 2 (4.76%) Redux
7 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.38%) iBATIS
7 1 (2.38%) JAXB
7 1 (2.38%) JAX-RS
7 1 (2.38%) JMS
7 1 (2.38%) jQuery
7 1 (2.38%) REST
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.14%) PKI
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Linux
2 21 (50.00%) Windows
3 16 (38.10%) Unix
4 3 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
4 10 (23.81%) Cryptography
4 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (23.81%) Data Encryption
4 10 (23.81%) Data Loss Prevention
4 10 (23.81%) DRM
4 10 (23.81%) IT Strategy
4 10 (23.81%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 9 (21.43%) Change Management
5 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (19.05%) Low Latency
6 8 (19.05%) Security Operations
7 6 (14.29%) DevOps
7 6 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (14.29%) Web Development
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
8 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) SQL
2 27 (64.29%) Python
3 21 (50.00%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 11 (26.19%) Ruby
5 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
6 10 (23.81%) Go
7 6 (14.29%) C#
7 6 (14.29%) C++
7 6 (14.29%) Groovy
7 6 (14.29%) Scala
8 5 (11.90%) PHP
9 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
10 3 (7.14%) Assembly Language
10 3 (7.14%) CLIST
10 3 (7.14%) JCL
10 3 (7.14%) REXX
11 2 (4.76%) ES6
12 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) CISM
1 10 (23.81%) CISSP
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) FINRA
1 10 (23.81%) GDPR
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (7.14%) RACF
1 3 (7.14%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Terraform
2 4 (9.52%) Control-M
3 3 (7.14%) zSecure
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Oracle
2 14 (33.33%) Sybase
3 10 (23.81%) Cloudera
3 10 (23.81%) Hortonworks
3 10 (23.81%) McAfee
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) Symantec
3 10 (23.81%) Varonis
4 4 (9.52%) IBM
4 4 (9.52%) Informatica
5 3 (7.14%) CA
6 1 (2.38%) Perforce
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Sencha
6 1 (2.38%) VMware