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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 43 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 14 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.71% 3.41% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.18% 10.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 0
Median daily rate £424 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +33.84%
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
195 149 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.79% 33.86% 36.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 121 52
Median daily rate £450 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.61% -16.12%
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 27 (75.00%) Unix
2 20 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 19 (52.78%) Java
4 18 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 16 (44.44%) Finance
6 14 (38.89%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (38.89%) IBM Integration Bus
7 13 (36.11%) IBM
7 13 (36.11%) LDAP
8 12 (33.33%) Oracle
8 12 (33.33%) Linux
8 12 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (33.33%) WebLogic
8 12 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 12 (33.33%) iSeries
9 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.78%) FileNet
10 10 (27.78%) Banking
10 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (25.00%) Jython
11 9 (25.00%) Middleware
11 9 (25.00%) J2EE
12 8 (22.22%) MS Visio
13 7 (19.44%) Python
13 7 (19.44%) DataPower
13 7 (19.44%) Puppet
14 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 6 (16.67%) Windows
15 5 (13.89%) ETL

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 20 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 18 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 12 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 12 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 12 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (27.78%) FileNet
5 4 (11.11%) Apache
6 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
6 3 (8.33%) CICS
6 3 (8.33%) Confluence
6 3 (8.33%) SAS
6 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) LDAP
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) HTTP
4 2 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Big Data
1 5 (13.89%) Data Lake
1 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 3 (8.33%) DataStage
2 3 (8.33%) HBase
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) JMeter
3 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Administrator
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Server Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Big Data Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Engineering Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Hadoop Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Middleware Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Middleware Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) IBM Integration Bus
1 14 (38.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (25.00%) J2EE
2 9 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) iSeries
2 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (19.44%) DataPower
4 4 (11.11%) Symmetrix
5 2 (5.56%) Clustering
5 2 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.78%) Blog
6 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Unix
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) AIX
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) CentOS
5 2 (5.56%) Solaris
5 2 (5.56%) SUSE
5 2 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) ETL
2 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (8.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (5.56%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) High Availability
4 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) API Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Automation Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (2.78%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) Jython
3 7 (19.44%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) Ruby
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) HP ASE
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) NFS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (11.11%) SRDF
2 4 (11.11%) Veritas File System
2 4 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (8.33%) HDFS
4 2 (5.56%) Docker
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (8.33%) Ansible
4 2 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) IBM
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
5 4 (11.11%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) Sun
5 4 (11.11%) Veritas
6 3 (8.33%) Ab Initio
6 3 (8.33%) Informatica
7 2 (5.56%) IFS
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Siebel