Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 August 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 > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 89 81
Rank change year-on-year -32 -8 -26
Contract jobs citing Perl 42 45 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.29% 1.80% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 4.31% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 51
Surrey median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +19.21%
10th Percentile £371 £350 £375
90th Percentile £621 £555 £538
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £27.15 £42.00
% change year-on-year +65.76% -35.36% +7.69%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,383 1,045 1,059
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 42.50% 41.75% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 729 754
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.00% -5.03% +19.33%
10th Percentile £331 £312 £313
90th Percentile £588 £550 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 54
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -8.57%
10th Percentile £18.38 £24.70 £20.83
90th Percentile £51.88 £50.08 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Surrey

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Surrey

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Surrey

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Surrey

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Staines -10 10 £484 +1.84%
Guildford -14 8 £550 +45.70% 1
Redhill +16 3 - -
Epsom 0 3 - -
Woking +1 2 £550 +29.41%
Leatherhead - 2 £363 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -14 1 - -
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Perl.

1 35 (83.33%) Linux
2 28 (66.67%) Python
3 18 (42.86%) Windows
4 17 (40.48%) Oracle
5 16 (38.10%) Unix
6 15 (35.71%) Java
6 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (33.33%) Ruby
7 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
9 12 (28.57%) Veritas
9 12 (28.57%) Solaris
9 12 (28.57%) VMware
9 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 11 (26.19%) Open Source
11 10 (23.81%) Puppet
11 10 (23.81%) Ansible
11 10 (23.81%) DevOps
12 9 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
12 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
12 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (21.43%) Sun
13 8 (19.05%) FTP
13 8 (19.05%) SAN
13 8 (19.05%) Nagios
13 8 (19.05%) NetBackup
13 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (19.05%) Finance

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (14.29%) Confluence
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) JBoss
4 3 (7.14%) WildFly
5 2 (4.76%) CICS
5 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) GitHub
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.14%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) FTP
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
2 7 (16.67%) NAS
3 6 (14.29%) SSH
3 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.90%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (7.14%) DNS
5 3 (7.14%) DVB
5 3 (7.14%) HTTP
5 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.76%) DHCP
6 2 (4.76%) Firewall
6 2 (4.76%) Intranet
6 2 (4.76%) Multicast
7 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) LTE
7 1 (2.38%) MPLS
7 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Big Data
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.76%) DB2
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) MySQL
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) Artifactory
3 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.38%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Administrator
2 7 (16.67%) Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Security Technical Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Security Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Apache Camel
1 5 (11.90%) MCollective
1 5 (11.90%) YAML
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) JSON
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
3 3 (7.14%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) XSLT
4 2 (4.76%) LDAP
4 2 (4.76%) Rendezvous
4 2 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) MPEG
4 2 (4.76%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) ASIC
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.38%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.38%) HACMP
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Social Network
5 1 (2.38%) STB
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) Windows
3 16 (38.10%) Unix
4 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (28.57%) Solaris
6 8 (19.05%) CentOS
7 4 (9.52%) AIX
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.76%) SUSE
9 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Open Source
2 10 (23.81%) DevOps
3 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) Change Management
5 7 (16.67%) Server Hardening
6 6 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 6 (14.29%) ETL
6 6 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) OSINT
6 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.90%) High Availability
7 5 (11.90%) Load Testing
7 5 (11.90%) System Testing
7 5 (11.90%) TDD
7 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) Python
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 14 (33.33%) Ruby
4 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (9.52%) C
6 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.14%) AWK
7 3 (7.14%) Bourne shell
7 3 (7.14%) C++
7 3 (7.14%) Korn
8 2 (4.76%) C#
8 2 (4.76%) COBOL
8 2 (4.76%) PL/1
8 2 (4.76%) REXX
8 2 (4.76%) VB
8 2 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.76%) PMP
4 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) HNC
4 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) NFS
3 6 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (11.90%) Veritas File System
4 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.52%) Docker
5 4 (9.52%) vSphere
6 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 3 (7.14%) GlusterFS
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (4.76%) ACF2
7 2 (4.76%) RACF
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Ansible
1 10 (23.81%) Puppet
2 8 (19.05%) Nagios
2 8 (19.05%) NetBackup
3 7 (16.67%) Mesos
3 7 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (7.14%) Data Guard
6 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (7.14%) vCenter Server
7 2 (4.76%) HP ALM
7 2 (4.76%) SnapMirror
7 2 (4.76%) SnapVault
8 1 (2.38%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle
2 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
3 12 (28.57%) Veritas
3 12 (28.57%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Sun
5 7 (16.67%) Brocade
5 7 (16.67%) Cloudera
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.90%) EMC
7 5 (11.90%) HP
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco
9 3 (7.14%) Centrify
9 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 3 (7.14%) StorageTek
10 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
10 2 (4.76%) IBM
10 2 (4.76%) NetApp
10 2 (4.76%) Radianz
10 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
10 2 (4.76%) Tradeweb