The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 70 56 88
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +32
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 2.50% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 6.13% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £400 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Perl
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
340 375 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.14% 40.72% 48.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 219 356
Average daily rate £320 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £38.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +126.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Leeds region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) C++
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Apache
5 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
5 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (30.00%) SSL
5 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (30.00%) ISEB
5 6 (30.00%) Tcl
5 6 (30.00%) VLAN
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (25.00%) C
6 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (25.00%) nginx
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (20.00%) IPTV
7 4 (20.00%) CentOS
7 4 (20.00%) Video on Demand
7 4 (20.00%) Puppet
7 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) DevOps
7 4 (20.00%) Salt
7 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Apache
2 5 (25.00%) nginx
2 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (30.00%) SSL
1 6 (30.00%) VLAN
2 4 (20.00%) DVB
3 3 (15.00%) SSH
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Support Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Release Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) CGI
2 1 (5.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (20.00%) MPEG
1 4 (20.00%) IPTV
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (10.00%) STB
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) CentOS
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) BDD
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Test Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) QMS
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Tcl
5 5 (25.00%) C
6 4 (20.00%) Ruby
7 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (10.00%) PHP
8 1 (5.00%) Java
8 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISEB
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Salt
2 1 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (5.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk
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