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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 75 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 1.23% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 2.74% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% +2.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +51.39%
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
557 438 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.10% 44.92% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 324 144
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 3 March 2015, 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 19 (79.17%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) PHP
4 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) Puppet
4 11 (45.83%) DevOps
5 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
6 9 (37.50%) Ruby
6 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) Apache
8 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (25.00%) Redis
9 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
9 5 (20.83%) UNIX
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Release Management
10 4 (16.67%) JIRA
10 4 (16.67%) Maven
10 4 (16.67%) Subversion
10 4 (16.67%) CSS
10 4 (16.67%) OOP
10 4 (16.67%) MySQL
10 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.67%) C#
10 4 (16.67%) HTML
10 4 (16.67%) Red Hat

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) nginx
2 2 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Route 53
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Redis
2 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.67%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Release Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) CSS3
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) LAMP
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) SUSE
4 1 (4.17%) Debian
4 1 (4.17%) Fedora
4 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Kanban
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) PHP
4 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 9 (37.50%) Ruby
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) C++
8 2 (8.33%) SQL
9 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) RHCE
2 2 (8.33%) RHCA
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Samba
2 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Puppet
2 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) HAProxy
3 2 (8.33%) Cobbler
4 1 (4.17%) Salt
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.33%) Percona
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.17%) Zend