Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 July 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 54 63
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.03% 0.97% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 3.18% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Southampton median daily rate £510 - £313
10th Percentile £441 - £263
90th Percentile £573 - £438
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +12.50% +18.52% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate - - £37.50
Hampshire median hourly rate - £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +12.00% -

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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 157 157 323
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 32.37% 30.43% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 96 239
Southampton median daily rate £350 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% -6.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £580 £444 £571
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £365 £358
% change year-on-year +6.16% +2.10% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 12
Southampton median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.51% -43.89%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £13.50 £27.50 £40.90
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -2.50%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Southampton

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Southampton

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (40.00%) Grafana
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) SaltStack
4 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) Sensu
4 2 (40.00%) logstash
4 2 (40.00%) KVM
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Video on Demand
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (40.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (40.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) DRM
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) RHCA
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Grafana
2 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (40.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Cloudera