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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 31 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing Perl 22 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.07% 2.12% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.87% 5.76% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 4
Median daily rate £500 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
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
223 139 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 51.38% 36.87% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 92 46
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.25 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% +12.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 2016, 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 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) Java
3 18 (51.43%) Unix
4 16 (45.71%) WebSphere
5 14 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 13 (37.14%) IBM Integration Bus
7 12 (34.29%) Oracle
8 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (31.43%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (31.43%) Finance
9 9 (25.71%) Jython
9 9 (25.71%) WebLogic Portal
9 9 (25.71%) IBM
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (25.71%) WebLogic
9 9 (25.71%) J2EE
9 9 (25.71%) LDAP
10 8 (22.86%) MySQL
10 8 (22.86%) Ruby
10 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
10 8 (22.86%) DevOps
10 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.00%) FileNet
11 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (20.00%) Puppet
11 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (20.00%) iSeries
11 7 (20.00%) MS Visio
12 6 (17.14%) Python

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 16 (45.71%) WebSphere
2 14 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 9 (25.71%) WebLogic
3 9 (25.71%) WebLogic Portal
3 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (20.00%) FileNet
5 4 (11.43%) Apache
5 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
6 3 (8.57%) CICS
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (5.71%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (2.86%) CloudStack
8 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Data Lake
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) JMeter
3 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 7 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (14.29%) MySQL DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Engineering Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Hadoop Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Server Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (31.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (25.71%) J2EE
4 6 (17.14%) Middleware
5 3 (8.57%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) iSeries
3 4 (11.43%) DataPower
4 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 18 (51.43%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Debian
4 3 (8.57%) Windows
5 2 (5.71%) CentOS
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) DevOps
2 5 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) ETL
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.86%) Test Management
6 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) Jython
3 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
3 8 (22.86%) Ruby
4 6 (17.14%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) Go
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) HP ASE
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (8.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) collectd
3 1 (2.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) IBM
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) IFS
4 2 (5.71%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Siebel