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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 40 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.13% 2.13% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.10% 6.25% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £304 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
183 96 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 44.10% 34.04% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 59 56
Median daily rate £413 £374 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.36% +22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 - £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) Unix
3 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
4 9 (33.33%) MySQL
5 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Portal
5 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
5 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (25.93%) DevOps
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (22.22%) Python
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 6 (22.22%) Debian
7 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (22.22%) Puppet
8 5 (18.52%) iSeries
8 5 (18.52%) Database Tuning
8 5 (18.52%) IBM Integration Bus
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
8 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
8 5 (18.52%) MariaDB
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (18.52%) Ruby
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (18.52%) MS Visio

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 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
4 4 (14.81%) Apache
4 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
5 3 (11.11%) JBoss
5 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 3 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (7.41%) FileNet
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
7 1 (3.70%) CloudStack
7 1 (3.70%) Confluence
7 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.70%) IIS
7 1 (3.70%) nginx
7 1 (3.70%) Node.js
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LDAP
2 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) MariaDB
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.41%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Mockito
2 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Liquibase
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) DBA
3 5 (18.52%) MySQL DBA
3 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (18.52%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) Middleware
5 2 (7.41%) Ajax
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) J2EE
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) LAMP
5 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.70%) REST
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) iSeries
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Debian
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) Database Tuning
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) High Availability
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) BDD
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) OOP
4 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Kanban
5 1 (3.70%) Microservices
5 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) Ruby
5 3 (11.11%) Go
5 3 (11.11%) Jython
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) collectd
3 1 (3.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) IBM