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 3 months to 28 March 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 / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 61 58
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing Perl 29 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.46% 3.38% 2.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.60% 8.27% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 24
Median daily rate £536 £450 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.16% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £520 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% +2.66%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 518 532 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 43.86% 40.92% 35.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 364 323
Median daily rate £425 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 38 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £25.50 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 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
Redhill - 6 £538 - 2
Caterham - 2 £651 -
Guildford 0 1 - - 2
Staines -5 1 - - 2
Epsom - 1 £400 -
Perl
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Perl.

1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 35 (83.33%) Python
3 30 (71.43%) Oracle
4 26 (61.90%) Unix
5 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
6 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
7 19 (45.24%) PHP
7 19 (45.24%) C
8 18 (42.86%) Configuration Management
9 17 (40.48%) Java
9 17 (40.48%) AIX
9 17 (40.48%) Docker
10 16 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (38.10%) HTML
11 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
11 15 (35.71%) Puppet
12 14 (33.33%) WebLogic
12 14 (33.33%) ProC
13 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
14 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (26.19%) Open Source
14 11 (26.19%) Apache
15 10 (23.81%) SQL
15 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
15 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
15 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
15 10 (23.81%) nginx
15 10 (23.81%) SDLC

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 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 14 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 11 (26.19%) Apache
4 10 (23.81%) nginx
5 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) IaaS
2 5 (11.90%) PaaS
3 2 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
1 8 (19.05%) FTP
2 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 6 (14.29%) VPN
3 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
3 4 (9.52%) NAS
3 4 (9.52%) SMTP
3 4 (9.52%) SSH
4 3 (7.14%) LDAP
5 2 (4.76%) 2G
5 2 (4.76%) 3G
5 2 (4.76%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) DVB
5 2 (4.76%) Firewall
5 2 (4.76%) HTTP
5 2 (4.76%) LTE
5 2 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (4.76%) SNMP
5 2 (4.76%) Telnet
5 2 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
1 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.52%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (4.76%) DataStage
3 2 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) QualityStage
3 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) HBase
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
1 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 14 (33.33%) ProC
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) Hudson
4 1 (2.38%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Architect
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 12 (28.57%) Unix Architect
3 11 (26.19%) Administrator
4 9 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Technical Architect
6 6 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (14.29%) Technical Design Architect
6 6 (14.29%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (9.52%) Storage Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) YAML
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) Node.js
4 2 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) LAMP
5 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) EMC VNX
1 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.76%) Digital TV
2 2 (4.76%) MPEG
2 2 (4.76%) STB
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) Unix
3 17 (40.48%) AIX
4 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (19.05%) CentOS
5 8 (19.05%) Windows
6 7 (16.67%) Solaris
7 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
8 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 16 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.19%) Open Source
5 10 (23.81%) SDLC
5 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
6 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 7 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) DevOps
7 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.90%) High Availability
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 4 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (7.14%) Coaching
10 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
11 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Python
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (45.24%) C
3 19 (45.24%) PHP
4 17 (40.48%) Java
5 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
5 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 10 (23.81%) SQL
6 9 (21.43%) Ruby
7 5 (11.90%) C++
8 2 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) MCSE
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.52%) AWS Certification
3 4 (9.52%) CEH
3 4 (9.52%) RHCT
3 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Docker
2 7 (16.67%) NFS
3 4 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (9.52%) Veritas File System
3 4 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Puppet
2 8 (19.05%) Ansible
3 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 4 (9.52%) EMC Navisphere
5 4 (9.52%) Nagios
5 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (4.76%) Control-M
6 2 (4.76%) Kibana
6 2 (4.76%) OpenView
7 1 (2.38%) CFEngine
7 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
7 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Oracle
2 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.29%) Veritas
4 5 (11.90%) Sun
5 4 (9.52%) Brocade
5 4 (9.52%) EMC
5 4 (9.52%) Symantec
6 3 (7.14%) IBM
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.14%) NetApp
6 3 (7.14%) SaltStack
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 2 (4.76%) Ericsson
7 2 (4.76%) Greenplum
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Huawei
7 2 (4.76%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (4.76%) Nortel
7 2 (4.76%) Samsung
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco