The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 82 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Perl 22 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.23% 0.28% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.10% 0.76% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
Average daily rate £425 £433 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £365 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -8.75%
Perl
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
709 528 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.65% 37.26% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 359 297
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 7
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £19.00 £15.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £425 -
Sale - 1 £450 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (69.70%) Bash Shell
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) Unix
3 21 (63.64%) Windows
4 17 (51.52%) Apache
4 17 (51.52%) Python
5 13 (39.39%) Puppet
6 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 11 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
7 10 (30.30%) AWK
7 10 (30.30%) PHP
8 9 (27.27%) Java
8 9 (27.27%) DNS
9 8 (24.24%) Ruby
9 8 (24.24%) DevOps
10 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (21.21%) Ansible
10 7 (21.21%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
10 7 (21.21%) SMTP
10 7 (21.21%) DHCP
10 7 (21.21%) HTTP
11 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
11 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 6 (18.18%) CentOS
11 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
11 6 (18.18%) Open Source
12 5 (15.15%) Docker

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (51.52%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) OpenStack
3 3 (9.09%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.06%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) DHCP
2 7 (21.21%) HTTP
2 7 (21.21%) SMTP
3 5 (15.15%) SSH
4 4 (12.12%) BGP
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) FTP
4 4 (12.12%) MRTG
4 4 (12.12%) Network Security
4 4 (12.12%) OSPF
4 4 (12.12%) SNMP
4 4 (12.12%) TACACS
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.12%) Telnet
4 4 (12.12%) VoIP
4 4 (12.12%) VPN
4 4 (12.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
1 10 (30.30%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Unix Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (12.12%) LAMP
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) CSS3
4 1 (3.03%) DOM
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) RESTful
4 1 (3.03%) Symfony
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Statistics
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) LPAR
4 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Unix
2 21 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (12.12%) Debian
4 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 2 (6.06%) openSUSE
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) DevOps
2 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.18%) Open Source
3 4 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.12%) Web Filtering
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) High Availability
5 2 (6.06%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) Security Hardening
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
5 2 (6.06%) Web Operations
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Bash Shell
2 17 (51.52%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) AWK
3 10 (30.30%) PHP
4 9 (27.27%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) Ruby
6 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
7 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 5 (15.15%) Korn
9 4 (12.12%) C
9 4 (12.12%) C++
10 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 4 (12.12%) KVM
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Dovecot
3 3 (9.09%) iptables
3 3 (9.09%) Sendmail
3 3 (9.09%) Squid
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Puppet
2 7 (21.21%) Ansible
2 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (12.12%) Cacti
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (12.12%) Nagios
3 4 (12.12%) OpenNebula
4 3 (9.09%) HAProxy
5 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.12%) Aruba
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
2 4 (12.12%) Palo Alto
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas
5 1 (3.03%) Zend
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