The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 44 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Perl 10 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.98% 3.56% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 10.33% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 2
Median daily rate £350 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
210 184 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 41.58% 34.52% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 128 65
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.95 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the South Yorkshire region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the South Yorkshire region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -9 10 £350 -30.00% 2
Perl
Yorkshire

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 19 (73.08%) Unix
2 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 8 (30.77%) LDAP
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 8 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (30.77%) iSeries
4 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Portal
4 8 (30.77%) Banking
5 7 (26.92%) Puppet
5 7 (26.92%) Middleware
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) Java
5 7 (26.92%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) NFS
6 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) AIX
6 6 (23.08%) Symmetrix
6 6 (23.08%) NetApp
6 6 (23.08%) Veritas
6 6 (23.08%) Sun
6 6 (23.08%) EMC
6 6 (23.08%) SAN
6 6 (23.08%) SRDF
6 6 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (23.08%) Veritas File System

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 5 (19.23%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (15.38%) FileNet
5 3 (11.54%) Apache Spark
5 3 (11.54%) Confluence
5 3 (11.54%) SAS
5 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
6 2 (7.69%) Apache
6 2 (7.69%) CICS
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LDAP
2 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
1 3 (11.54%) Data Lake
1 3 (11.54%) DataStage
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.54%) HBase
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) WebSphere Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Server Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Big Data Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Engineering Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) SAN Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (26.92%) Middleware
3 6 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) iSeries
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Symmetrix
3 5 (19.23%) DataPower
4 4 (15.38%) Replication
5 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.85%) Blog
6 1 (3.85%) Clustering
6 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Unix
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) AIX
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (15.38%) VMS
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Change Management
1 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
2 3 (11.54%) ETL
2 3 (11.54%) MapReduce
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) API Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Test Management
4 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
1 7 (26.92%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) Jython
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) HP ASE
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) NFS
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (23.08%) SRDF
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas File System
1 6 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (11.54%) HDFS
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 6 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (11.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) IBM
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) EMC
3 6 (23.08%) NetApp
3 6 (23.08%) Sun
3 6 (23.08%) Veritas
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) Ab Initio
5 3 (11.54%) Informatica
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) IFS
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Siebel