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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 37 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.11% 3.29% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 9.09% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £500 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +9.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
140 77 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.94% 36.15% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 47 55
Average daily rate £425 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Average hourly rate £17.25 £15.39 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -46.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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
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 28 August 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) UNIX
3 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Python
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Maven
6 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
6 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
7 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (28.57%) CentOS
7 4 (28.57%) Puppet
7 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (28.57%) Docker
7 4 (28.57%) Ruby
7 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Nagios
8 3 (21.43%) Jython
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 1 (7.14%) CICS
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (7.14%) nginx
4 1 (7.14%) Confluence
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) DMZ
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) Ant
5 1 (7.14%) PVCS
5 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
5 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.14%) JMeter
5 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 1 (7.14%) Hudson
5 1 (7.14%) Gerrit
5 1 (7.14%) FishEye
5 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
1 3 (21.43%) MCollective
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) Java EE
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) iSeries
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) UNIX
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 4 (28.57%) CentOS
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Server Building
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
5 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (21.43%) Jython
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) vCloud
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Pingdom
3 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) New Relic
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago