Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Perl
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 80 104
Rank change year-on-year -40 +24 +1
Contract jobs citing Perl 42 92 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.20% 2.38% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 7.29% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 64 54
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £287 £275 £263
90th Percentile £479 £485 £475
South East median daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.19% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Hampshire median hourly rate - £57.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +43.75% +14.29%
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 1073 1262 1616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.63% 32.67% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 770 997
Hampshire median daily rate £398 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £487
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 79 88
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.03
90th Percentile £50.68 £58.86 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Portsmouth +11 12 £373 +170.91%
Fleet +11 6 £350 +19.05% 1
Southampton +12 4 £450 +5.88% 2
Basingstoke -24 3 £400 -
Hook +1 2 £250 -24.24%
Fareham -2 2 - - 3
Farnborough +7 1 £300 -36.84%
Eastleigh -2 1 £500 +47.06%
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 24 (57.14%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) Middleware
3 20 (47.62%) Red Hat
4 18 (42.86%) Finance
5 16 (38.10%) Puppet
6 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (35.71%) Python
7 14 (33.33%) JBoss
7 14 (33.33%) Apache
7 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 13 (30.95%) DNS
9 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 12 (28.57%) Korn
9 12 (28.57%) SWIFT
10 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Satellite
10 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
10 11 (26.19%) VMware
11 10 (23.81%) Firewall
12 9 (21.43%) IBM HTTP Server
12 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 9 (21.43%) Unix
12 9 (21.43%) IBM
12 9 (21.43%) DevOps
13 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
13 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
13 8 (19.05%) Banking
14 7 (16.67%) CISSP
14 7 (16.67%) SQL

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 14 (33.33%) Apache
1 14 (33.33%) JBoss
1 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 9 (21.43%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (30.95%) DNS
3 10 (23.81%) Firewall
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
4 4 (9.52%) LDAP
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) HTTP
5 3 (7.14%) HTTPS
5 3 (7.14%) SSL
5 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.38%) BGP
6 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.38%) IPsec
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) NetScreen
6 1 (2.38%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) SNMP
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.14%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Consultant
2 5 (11.90%) Developer
2 5 (11.90%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Middleware Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Applications Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Middleware Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) Middleware
2 4 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (7.14%) JAAS
3 3 (7.14%) Java EE
3 3 (7.14%) JMS
3 3 (7.14%) JMX
3 3 (7.14%) JNDI
3 3 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (7.14%) Sensu
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.38%) Ajax
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) SWIFT
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) Smart Meter
3 3 (7.14%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (7.14%) CentOS
4 3 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) DevOps
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
3 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) SIEM
5 3 (7.14%) Change Control
5 3 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (7.14%) DRM
5 3 (7.14%) Open Source
5 3 (7.14%) Server Hardening
6 2 (4.76%) BCP
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.76%) OO
6 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Python
2 12 (28.57%) Korn
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 5 (11.90%) Ruby
6 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.52%) Java
7 3 (7.14%) C
7 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.76%) C++
8 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) CISSP
4 6 (14.29%) RHCSA
5 4 (9.52%) GCIH
5 4 (9.52%) GIAC
5 4 (9.52%) RHCE
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCNA
7 1 (2.38%) CCNP
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.38%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Docker
3 3 (7.14%) KVM
3 3 (7.14%) Xen
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Puppet
2 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (14.29%) SELinux
4 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (9.52%) Ansible
6 3 (7.14%) Grafana
6 3 (7.14%) Kubernetes
6 3 (7.14%) logstash
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
7 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.38%) Kibana
7 1 (2.38%) Packer
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.38%) Terraform
7 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) IBM
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Splunk
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.14%) NetApp
6 3 (7.14%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.38%) Arqiva
7 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.38%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Juniper
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds