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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 30 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Perl 2 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.83% 2.13% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 4.82% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £33.78 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-0.07% -11.69%
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
78 83 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 32.37% 44.15% 41.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 68
Average daily rate £375 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £237 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
3 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Portal
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (55.56%) iSeries
5 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) Jython
7 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) J2EE
7 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (22.22%) LDAP
8 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (11.11%) C
8 1 (11.11%) Tuxedo
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (11.11%) Middleware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (11.11%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) iSeries
3 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Jython
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
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