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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 81 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Perl 20 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 1.10% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.68% 2.25% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 12
Average daily rate £425 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £325 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
746 666 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 47.76% 48.83% 51.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 461 427
Average daily rate £400 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £35.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 2016, 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 50 (90.91%) Linux
2 38 (69.09%) Bash Shell
3 34 (61.82%) Python
4 32 (58.18%) Java
5 30 (54.55%) Jenkins
6 29 (52.73%) Red Hat
7 28 (50.91%) Puppet
8 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (45.45%) JIRA
9 25 (45.45%) DevOps
10 24 (43.64%) Shell Script
10 24 (43.64%) Windows
11 20 (36.36%) Ruby
11 20 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (34.55%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (34.55%) C#
13 18 (32.73%) Selenium
13 18 (32.73%) VMware
13 18 (32.73%) Confluence
14 17 (30.91%) .NET
15 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (29.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (27.27%) Ant
16 15 (27.27%) Maven
17 14 (25.45%) Cisco
18 13 (23.64%) Nagios
18 13 (23.64%) vSphere
19 11 (20.00%) Mocha
19 11 (20.00%) YAML
19 11 (20.00%) Cacti

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 18 (32.73%) Confluence
2 11 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (9.09%) Google App Engine
2 5 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (12.73%) FWSM
2 7 (12.73%) SNMP
3 6 (10.91%) Internet
3 6 (10.91%) NAS
4 5 (9.09%) HTTP
4 5 (9.09%) SSL
4 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.27%) BGP
5 4 (7.27%) EIGRP
5 4 (7.27%) Firewall
5 4 (7.27%) HSRP
5 4 (7.27%) MPLS
5 4 (7.27%) OSPF
5 4 (7.27%) VPN
5 4 (7.27%) VRRP
6 1 (1.82%) LAN
6 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Informix
2 9 (16.36%) MySQL
2 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
2 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.64%) Redis
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 30 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 25 (45.45%) JIRA
3 18 (32.73%) Selenium
4 15 (27.27%) Ant
4 15 (27.27%) Maven
5 11 (20.00%) Appium
5 11 (20.00%) Mocha
5 11 (20.00%) SonarQube
6 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
7 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
7 7 (12.73%) HP UFT
7 7 (12.73%) Hudson
7 7 (12.73%) JMeter
7 7 (12.73%) Subversion
8 6 (10.91%) LoadRunner
9 4 (7.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (7.27%) CruiseControl
9 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
9 4 (7.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (30.91%) Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Network Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Test Leader
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Digital Transformation
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Lead Tester
7 2 (3.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Tester
7 2 (3.64%) Tester
8 1 (1.82%) Agile Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Digital Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 11 (20.00%) YAML
3 5 (9.09%) J2EE
4 3 (5.45%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (5.45%) JSON
4 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (5.45%) REST
4 3 (5.45%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) ELK Stack
6 1 (1.82%) LAMP
6 1 (1.82%) Middleware
6 1 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.73%) PKI
3 6 (10.91%) Clustering
3 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (5.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.45%) IBM XIV
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (90.91%) Linux
2 24 (43.64%) Windows
3 16 (29.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.73%) Mac OS X
6 3 (5.45%) Unix
7 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) DevOps
3 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.73%) Functional Testing
4 7 (12.73%) High Availability
4 7 (12.73%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (12.73%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (12.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (10.91%) Open Source
5 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (9.09%) Information Security
6 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.09%) SOA
7 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) Bash Shell
2 34 (61.82%) Python
3 32 (58.18%) Java
4 24 (43.64%) Shell Script
5 20 (36.36%) Ruby
6 19 (34.55%) C#
7 8 (14.55%) C
7 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
8 6 (10.91%) PHP
9 4 (7.27%) Scala
9 4 (7.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) CCNP
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) CCIE
4 2 (3.64%) CCSP
4 2 (3.64%) CISSP
4 2 (3.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.82%) CCDE
5 1 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.64%) vSphere
3 7 (12.73%) VMware ESX
4 5 (9.09%) vCloud
5 3 (5.45%) KVM
5 3 (5.45%) Xen
6 1 (1.82%) Docker
6 1 (1.82%) Firmware
6 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (50.91%) Puppet
2 19 (34.55%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (23.64%) Nagios
4 11 (20.00%) Cacti
5 8 (14.55%) Graphite
5 8 (14.55%) Opsview
6 4 (7.27%) collectd
6 4 (7.27%) logstash
6 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (5.45%) NetBackup
7 3 (5.45%) Salt
8 2 (3.64%) Grafana
8 2 (3.64%) Icinga
9 1 (1.82%) Ansible
9 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Red Hat
2 18 (32.73%) VMware
3 14 (25.45%) Cisco
4 11 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 11 (20.00%) HP
5 9 (16.36%) F5
6 6 (10.91%) Oracle
6 6 (10.91%) Splunk
7 5 (9.09%) Google
8 4 (7.27%) CA
8 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.27%) Sybase
8 4 (7.27%) TIBCO
9 3 (5.45%) IBM
9 3 (5.45%) NetApp
9 3 (5.45%) Veritas
10 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.64%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.82%) Symantec
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