The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 June 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
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 46 66
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20  
Contract jobs citing Perl 12 97 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.11% 5.95% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 17.54% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 64 3
Median daily rate £420 £313 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.40% +17.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £350 £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.77% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.28% +4.66%  

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 the North East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 174 553 276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 30.58% 33.93% 33.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 338 194
Median daily rate £350 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £486 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 34 4
Median hourly rate £51.42 £28.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.83% -10.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £18.20 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in the North East

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the North East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in the North East

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in the North East

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +7 8 £445 +41.26% 3
Durham 0 1 £500 +63.93% 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Shell Script
4 9 (52.94%) Unix
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) HP
5 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) VB
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
7 6 (35.29%) HP SiteScope
7 6 (35.29%) Server Monitoring
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
8 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
9 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) Maven
9 4 (23.53%) Python
9 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
9 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (23.53%) Puppet
9 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) iPlanet
1 3 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
1 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
2 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) FCoE
2 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
2 4 (23.53%) SonarQube
2 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Unix
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) AIX
5 3 (17.65%) HPUX
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
2 6 (35.29%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Network Management
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) API Testing
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Shell Script
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
3 7 (41.18%) VB
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) C-shell
5 3 (17.65%) Korn
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) KVM
1 3 (17.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (23.53%) Ansible
2 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
3 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
4 2 (11.76%) OpenView
5 1 (5.88%) MOM
5 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) HP
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) PlateSpin
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) Sun
3 3 (17.65%) Veritas
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Opsware
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