The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 97 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Contract jobs citing Perl 10 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.96% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 3.07% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
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
557 521 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.19% 31.35% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 316 295
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -49.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £14.80 £16.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -13 1 £425 +13.33% 1
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Perl.

1 22 (70.97%) Bash Shell
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 20 (64.52%) Unix
4 17 (54.84%) Windows
5 16 (51.61%) Apache
6 14 (45.16%) Python
7 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (35.48%) LAPP Stack
8 10 (32.26%) AWK
9 9 (29.03%) DNS
10 8 (25.81%) PHP
10 8 (25.81%) VMware
10 8 (25.81%) Puppet
10 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
11 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
12 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
12 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
12 6 (19.35%) CentOS
12 6 (19.35%) Open Source
12 6 (19.35%) OpenStack
13 5 (16.13%) DevOps
13 5 (16.13%) Korn
13 5 (16.13%) MySQL
13 5 (16.13%) HTTP
13 5 (16.13%) SMTP
13 5 (16.13%) DHCP
14 4 (12.90%) Oracle
14 4 (12.90%) C
14 4 (12.90%) C++

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 16 (51.61%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) OpenStack
3 3 (9.68%) SAS
4 2 (6.45%) nginx
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) HTTP
2 5 (16.13%) SMTP
3 4 (12.90%) MRTG
4 3 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (9.68%) IMAP
4 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
4 3 (9.68%) LDAP
4 3 (9.68%) SSH
5 2 (6.45%) BGP
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (6.45%) FTP
5 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 2 (6.45%) OSPF
5 2 (6.45%) SNMP
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) VoIP
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) SonarQube
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Digital Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (9.68%) LAMP
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
3 2 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Statistics
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) LPAR
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) Unix
3 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 6 (19.35%) CentOS
5 4 (12.90%) Debian
5 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
6 3 (9.68%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.45%) openSUSE
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.45%) Solaris
8 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Open Source
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.45%) High Availability
4 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.45%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (6.45%) Microservices
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Scrum
4 2 (6.45%) Security Hardening
4 2 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) TDD
4 2 (6.45%) Web Filtering
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Bash Shell
2 14 (45.16%) Python
3 10 (32.26%) AWK
4 8 (25.81%) PHP
5 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
6 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
7 5 (16.13%) Korn
8 4 (12.90%) C
8 4 (12.90%) C++
8 4 (12.90%) Ruby
9 2 (6.45%) Go
9 2 (6.45%) Java
9 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
10 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CISM
1 2 (6.45%) CISMP
1 2 (6.45%) CISSP
1 2 (6.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) KVM
3 3 (9.68%) Dovecot
3 3 (9.68%) iptables
3 3 (9.68%) Sendmail
3 3 (9.68%) Squid
4 2 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Ansible
2 4 (12.90%) Cacti
2 4 (12.90%) Nagios
2 4 (12.90%) OpenNebula
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.68%) HAProxy
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Aruba
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
4 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.45%) Veritas
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Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
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Real Staffing
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