Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 January 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 107 120
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 +4
Contract jobs citing Perl 34 55 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.97% 1.54% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 4.70% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 31
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £261 £285 £313
90th Percentile £465 £488 £480
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06% +14.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +14.29%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,047 1,169 1,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 29.92% 32.65% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 710 854
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +5.71%
10th Percentile £259 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £523 £485
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 64 84
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19.34 £19.85 £15.24
90th Percentile £50.00 £56.38 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +9.76% +5.81% +15.67%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Hampshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Hampshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Hampshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Hampshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fleet +10 8 £350 -11.39% 1
Portsmouth +9 8 £373 +170.91% 1
Southampton +4 3 £450 +5.88% 3
Farnborough +6 1 £300 -45.45%
Basingstoke -24 1 £400 - 2
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 25 (73.53%) Middleware
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 20 (58.82%) Red Hat
4 19 (55.88%) Finance
5 18 (52.94%) JBoss
5 18 (52.94%) Apache
5 18 (52.94%) Tomcat
6 17 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
7 16 (47.06%) Puppet
7 16 (47.06%) Jenkins
8 15 (44.12%) Red Hat Satellite
8 15 (44.12%) Unix
9 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
9 13 (38.24%) DNS
9 13 (38.24%) Firewall
9 13 (38.24%) VMware
10 12 (35.29%) SELinux
11 11 (32.35%) DevOps
12 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
13 8 (23.53%) SWIFT
13 8 (23.53%) Banking
13 8 (23.53%) Korn
14 7 (20.59%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
14 7 (20.59%) IBM
14 7 (20.59%) Python
15 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
15 6 (17.65%) Migration

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 18 (52.94%) Apache
1 18 (52.94%) JBoss
1 18 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.59%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) DNS
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
1 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.94%) BGP
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) DVB
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.94%) IPsec
3 1 (2.94%) Junos
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) NetScreen
3 1 (2.94%) OSPF
3 1 (2.94%) Telepresence
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Redis
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
1 16 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Middleware Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (8.82%) JAAS
2 3 (8.82%) Java EE
2 3 (8.82%) JMS
2 3 (8.82%) JMX
2 3 (8.82%) JNDI
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) LDAP
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) SWIFT
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) MPEG
4 1 (2.94%) STB
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) DevOps
2 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Server Hardening
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Stress Testing
4 4 (11.76%) BCP
4 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.76%) Security Hardening
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Change Control
7 1 (2.94%) SIEM
7 1 (2.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Korn
2 7 (20.59%) Python
3 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) CISSP
3 4 (11.76%) RHCSA
4 3 (8.82%) RHCE
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) GCIH
6 1 (2.94%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Puppet
2 15 (44.12%) Red Hat Satellite
3 12 (35.29%) SELinux
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.94%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Packer
4 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) IBM
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp
6 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.94%) F5
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.94%) Splunk