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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 37 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 11 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.76% 4.32% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 11.59% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 2
Median daily rate £350 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

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
174 164 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.72% 37.27% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 114 37
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £553 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 19 (73.08%) Unix
2 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 8 (30.77%) LDAP
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 8 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (30.77%) iSeries
4 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Portal
4 8 (30.77%) Banking
5 7 (26.92%) Puppet
5 7 (26.92%) Middleware
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) Java
5 7 (26.92%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) NFS
6 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) AIX
6 6 (23.08%) Symmetrix
6 6 (23.08%) NetApp
6 6 (23.08%) Veritas
6 6 (23.08%) Sun
6 6 (23.08%) EMC
6 6 (23.08%) SAN
6 6 (23.08%) SRDF
6 6 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (23.08%) Veritas File System

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 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 5 (19.23%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (15.38%) FileNet
5 3 (11.54%) Apache Spark
5 3 (11.54%) Confluence
5 3 (11.54%) SAS
5 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
6 2 (7.69%) Apache
6 2 (7.69%) CICS
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LDAP
2 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
1 3 (11.54%) Data Lake
1 3 (11.54%) DataStage
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.54%) HBase
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) WebSphere Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Server Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Big Data Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Engineering Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) SAN Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (26.92%) Middleware
3 6 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) iSeries
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Symmetrix
3 5 (19.23%) DataPower
4 4 (15.38%) Replication
5 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.85%) Blog
6 1 (3.85%) Clustering
6 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Unix
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) AIX
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (15.38%) VMS
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Change Management
1 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
2 3 (11.54%) ETL
2 3 (11.54%) MapReduce
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) API Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Test Management
4 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
1 7 (26.92%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) Jython
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) HP ASE
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) NFS
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (23.08%) SRDF
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas File System
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (11.54%) HDFS
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 6 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (11.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) IBM
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) EMC
3 6 (23.08%) NetApp
3 6 (23.08%) Sun
3 6 (23.08%) Veritas
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) Ab Initio
5 3 (11.54%) Informatica
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) IFS
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Siebel