The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 30 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Perl 15 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.70% 1.30% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.67% 4.11% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Average daily rate £500 £500 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +194.11%
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 £44.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+20.54% -8.75%
Perl
South 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 Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
173 73 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.72% 31.74% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 45 51
Average daily rate £375 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +40.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £40.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £40.00 £29.00
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 Sheffield

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 22 (73.33%) Java
3 18 (60.00%) Unix
4 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
5 12 (40.00%) Python
5 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Ruby
6 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
7 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 9 (30.00%) Apache
8 9 (30.00%) WebLogic
9 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
9 8 (26.67%) Windows
9 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Portal
9 8 (26.67%) Puppet
9 8 (26.67%) DevOps
10 7 (23.33%) LDAP
10 7 (23.33%) MySQL
10 7 (23.33%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (20.00%) Finance
11 6 (20.00%) J2EE
11 6 (20.00%) HTTP
11 6 (20.00%) OO
11 6 (20.00%) JBoss
11 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (20.00%) Maven
11 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
12 5 (16.67%) Docker
12 5 (16.67%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (30.00%) Apache
2 9 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Portal
4 6 (20.00%) JBoss
5 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (10.00%) nginx
5 3 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (6.67%) FileNet
7 1 (3.33%) Confluence
7 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.33%) IIS
7 1 (3.33%) Jetty
7 1 (3.33%) Node.js
7 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) LDAP
2 6 (20.00%) HTTP
3 4 (13.33%) SNMP
4 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (10.00%) IMAP
4 3 (10.00%) SMTP
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (6.67%) POP3
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) IPsec
6 1 (3.33%) OpenVPN
6 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.33%) Jackrabbit
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) InfluxDB
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 4 (13.33%) Mockito
5 3 (10.00%) Liquibase
6 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.67%) JMeter
6 2 (6.67%) Selenium
7 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
7 1 (3.33%) JConsole
7 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
7 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
7 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.33%) Subversion
7 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.33%) VisualVM
7 1 (3.33%) YourKit
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) WebLogic Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (20.00%) J2EE
3 5 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) Ajax
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) CSS3
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
4 4 (13.33%) JSON
4 4 (13.33%) LAMP
4 4 (13.33%) Middleware
4 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (13.33%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) CakePHP
5 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (10.00%) MCollective
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) iSeries
3 4 (13.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) DataPower
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) Unix
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.33%) CentOS
5 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (10.00%) Debian
7 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.33%) AIX
8 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) DevOps
3 6 (20.00%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) BDD
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) High Availability
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) OOP
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Kanban
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Functional Programming
7 2 (6.67%) Open Source
7 2 (6.67%) Web Operations
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
3 12 (40.00%) Python
4 11 (36.67%) Ruby
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (13.33%) Korn
7 3 (10.00%) Jython
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (6.67%) C++
8 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.33%) C
9 1 (3.33%) C#
9 1 (3.33%) Go
9 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) logstash
2 3 (10.00%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) Cacti
3 2 (6.67%) Grafana
3 2 (6.67%) Kibana
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) Uchiwa
4 1 (3.33%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.33%) Graphite
4 1 (3.33%) Opsview
4 1 (3.33%) Pingdom
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
1 5 (16.67%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) Pega
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) New Relic
4 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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