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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 33 51 48
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3  
Contract jobs citing Perl 22 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.28% 0.52% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.56% 1.59% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Median daily rate £400 £404 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +4.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £391 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £417 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% +2.66%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 257 189 286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 50.00% 32.87% 34.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 108 165
Median daily rate £370 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.36 - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Perl as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Glasgow

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Perl.

1 29 (67.44%) Unix
2 24 (55.81%) Linux
3 22 (51.16%) Firewall
4 20 (46.51%) Finance
5 19 (44.19%) Java
5 19 (44.19%) SQL
6 14 (32.56%) AIX
6 14 (32.56%) Python
7 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
7 12 (27.91%) Network Security
8 11 (25.58%) Sybase
9 10 (23.26%) IBM
9 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
9 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
10 9 (20.93%) Korn
11 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
11 8 (18.60%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (18.60%) OO
11 8 (18.60%) Low Latency
12 7 (16.28%) Analytics
12 7 (16.28%) DNS
12 7 (16.28%) PowerHA
12 7 (16.28%) Splunk
13 6 (13.95%) yum
13 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
13 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
13 6 (13.95%) VMware
13 6 (13.95%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (13.95%) EMC

Perl
Top Related 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 (4.65%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) Firewall
2 12 (27.91%) Network Security
2 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.28%) DNS
4 3 (6.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.33%) DB2
4 1 (2.33%) KDB
4 1 (2.33%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.60%) AIX Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Splunk Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.65%) Angular 2
2 2 (4.65%) React
2 2 (4.65%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.65%) REST
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) Spring
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) Apache CXF
3 1 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) J2SE
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Unix
2 24 (55.81%) Linux
3 14 (32.56%) AIX
4 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.63%) Solaris
5 5 (11.63%) Windows
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
2 8 (18.60%) Low Latency
2 8 (18.60%) OO
2 8 (18.60%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (16.28%) Analytics
4 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.63%) SIEM
5 4 (9.30%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Anomaly Detection
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (6.98%) Data Security
6 3 (6.98%) SDLC
6 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
1 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) Python
3 9 (20.93%) Korn
4 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.98%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) C#
8 1 (2.33%) C-shell
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) VBA
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) CISSP
2 3 (6.98%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) PowerHA
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Ansible
1 6 (13.95%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (13.95%) yum
2 3 (6.98%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.98%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Sybase
2 10 (23.26%) IBM
3 7 (16.28%) Splunk
4 6 (13.95%) EMC
4 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.95%) Symantec
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
5 3 (6.98%) MapR
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle
6 2 (4.65%) Twitter
7 1 (2.33%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.33%) HP
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