Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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 > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 86 75
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 +6
Contract jobs citing Perl 49 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.79% 1.85% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 4.78% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 50
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.32% +14.21%
10th Percentile £350 £340 £265
90th Percentile £663 £488 £441
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 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1044 900 1127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 38.17% 38.73% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 615 739
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £327 £306 £280
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25.00 £20.90 £33.00
90th Percentile £50.05 £46.00 £51.74
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 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 19 November 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 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
Guildford -2 10 £350 -17.65% 1
Epsom - 5 £375 -
Camberley +6 4 £483 +13.53% 2
Reigate - 4 £425 - 1
Redhill - 3 - - 2
Staines 0 1 £525 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
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 Surrey region with a requirement for Perl.

1 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 29 (59.18%) Python
3 26 (53.06%) Unix
4 20 (40.82%) Puppet
5 19 (38.78%) Java
6 16 (32.65%) Oracle
6 16 (32.65%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (30.61%) Red Hat
8 14 (28.57%) Ruby
8 14 (28.57%) DevOps
9 13 (26.53%) Ansible
9 13 (26.53%) SQL
10 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
10 11 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
11 10 (20.41%) CentOS
11 10 (20.41%) Veritas
11 10 (20.41%) Finance
11 10 (20.41%) VMware
11 10 (20.41%) NetBackup
11 10 (20.41%) VPN
12 9 (18.37%) Solaris
12 9 (18.37%) DNS
12 9 (18.37%) Windows
12 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
13 8 (16.33%) Web Services
13 8 (16.33%) Sun
13 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
13 8 (16.33%) Computer Science

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 6 (12.24%) Apache
2 5 (10.20%) JBoss
2 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (8.16%) Apache Spark
3 4 (8.16%) IIS
3 4 (8.16%) Luigi
3 4 (8.16%) WildFly
4 2 (4.08%) SAS
5 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (8.16%) Pipeline Pilot
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.08%) GitHub
3 2 (4.08%) IaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) VPN
2 9 (18.37%) DNS
3 7 (14.29%) FTP
3 7 (14.29%) SSH
4 5 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (10.20%) Firewall
4 5 (10.20%) LDAP
4 5 (10.20%) SAN
5 4 (8.16%) Internet
5 4 (8.16%) IPsec
5 4 (8.16%) Network Security
5 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.12%) DHCP
6 3 (6.12%) NAS
6 3 (6.12%) OSPF
6 3 (6.12%) WAN
7 2 (4.08%) GSM
7 2 (4.08%) SCCP
7 2 (4.08%) SMTP
7 2 (4.08%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.16%) Big Data
3 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.16%) KNIME
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) DataStage
6 1 (2.04%) GIS
6 1 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.04%) QualityStage
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) JIRA
3 4 (8.16%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Toad
5 1 (2.04%) Emacs
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Administrator
2 8 (16.33%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (16.33%) Unix Administrator
3 7 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) DBA
5 5 (10.20%) Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Storage Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Python Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 3 (6.12%) Solaris Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) J2EE
2 5 (10.20%) JSON
2 5 (10.20%) LAMP
2 5 (10.20%) REST
3 4 (8.16%) Middleware
3 4 (8.16%) RESTful
3 4 (8.16%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.04%) Swagger
4 1 (2.04%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.16%) Life Science
4 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.04%) Online Games
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 26 (53.06%) Unix
3 11 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (20.41%) CentOS
5 9 (18.37%) Solaris
5 9 (18.37%) Windows
6 4 (8.16%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.04%) AIX
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) DevOps
2 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
3 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
4 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.24%) High Availability
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) ETL
5 5 (10.20%) Kanban
6 4 (8.16%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (8.16%) Chemistry
6 4 (8.16%) Data Integration
6 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
6 4 (8.16%) OOP
6 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
6 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Python
2 19 (38.78%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) Ruby
4 13 (26.53%) SQL
5 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (12.24%) C
8 4 (8.16%) Bourne shell
8 4 (8.16%) C++
8 4 (8.16%) Korn
8 4 (8.16%) PHP
9 3 (6.12%) AWK
9 3 (6.12%) Go
10 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.04%) C#
11 1 (2.04%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) PhD
3 3 (6.12%) OCA
3 3 (6.12%) OCP
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (6.12%) RHCE
3 3 (6.12%) RHCSA
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (12.24%) Docker
2 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (10.20%) Veritas File System
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.12%) GlusterFS
5 3 (6.12%) NFS
6 2 (4.08%) Samba
7 1 (2.04%) Openswan
7 1 (2.04%) pfSense
7 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (2.04%) zsh
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) Puppet
2 16 (32.65%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (26.53%) Ansible
4 10 (20.41%) NetBackup
5 7 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (10.20%) CFEngine
6 5 (10.20%) logstash
6 5 (10.20%) Nagios
7 4 (8.16%) Netcool
7 4 (8.16%) SnapMirror
7 4 (8.16%) SnapVault
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (4.08%) Cacti
9 2 (4.08%) Grafana
9 2 (4.08%) Icinga
10 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
10 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Oracle
2 15 (30.61%) Red Hat
3 10 (20.41%) Veritas
3 10 (20.41%) VMware
4 8 (16.33%) Sun
5 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.24%) Brocade
6 6 (12.24%) NetApp
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix
7 4 (8.16%) EMC
7 4 (8.16%) HP
7 4 (8.16%) Netezza
7 4 (8.16%) RapidMiner
7 4 (8.16%) Splunk
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco
8 3 (6.12%) StorageTek
9 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.08%) IBM
9 2 (4.08%) McAfee
9 2 (4.08%) Symantec