The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Rank 83 50 73
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +23
Contract jobs citing Perl 6 43 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.55% 3.12% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 7.05% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 39 3
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +7.38%

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
569 610 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 52.06% 44.30% 43.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 428 342
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Perl.

1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
6 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) CentOS
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (10.00%) iSeries
7 1 (10.00%) nginx
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (10.00%) Jetty
7 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (10.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Jetty
2 1 (10.00%) Mongrel
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (10.00%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (10.00%) Heroku
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) GoCD
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (10.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (10.00%) Travis CI
1 1 (10.00%) WatiN
1 1 (10.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
2 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Psychology
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Go
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Packer
3 1 (10.00%) QRadar
3 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk