The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 42 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Perl 4 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.13% 3.38% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 8.24% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Median daily rate £438 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%

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
162 170 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 45.76% 41.06% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 118 45
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.97 £16.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.09% -58.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 27 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Perl.

1 13 (76.47%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) AIX
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) LDAP
3 6 (35.29%) NFS
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 6 (35.29%) Sun
3 6 (35.29%) EMC
3 6 (35.29%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
3 6 (35.29%) Veritas
3 6 (35.29%) Symmetrix
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (35.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (35.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (35.29%) Veritas File System
3 6 (35.29%) SRDF
4 5 (29.41%) iSeries
4 5 (29.41%) Puppet
5 4 (23.53%) SUSE
5 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
2 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 3 (17.65%) FileNet
2 3 (17.65%) SAS
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
1 6 (35.29%) LDAP
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Hive
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
1 3 (17.65%) Data Lake
1 3 (17.65%) DataStage
1 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
1 3 (17.65%) HBase
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Big Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Server Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAN Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Symmetrix
2 5 (29.41%) iSeries
3 4 (23.53%) Replication
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 3 (17.65%) DataPower
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Blog
6 1 (5.88%) Clustering
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) AIX
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) SUSE
3 4 (23.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (23.53%) VMS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Change Management
1 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
2 3 (17.65%) ETL
2 3 (17.65%) MapReduce
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) NFS
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (35.29%) SRDF
1 6 (35.29%) Veritas File System
1 6 (35.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (17.65%) HDFS
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 5 (29.41%) Puppet
3 3 (17.65%) Ansible
4 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) EMC
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) NetApp
2 6 (35.29%) Sun
2 6 (35.29%) Veritas
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Ab Initio
4 3 (17.65%) Informatica
5 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
5 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Splunk