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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 37 48 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing Perl 12 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.69% 0.47% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 1.03% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Median daily rate £463 £220 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.34% -56.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £365 £373
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Perl
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
206 195 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 46.19% 46.10% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 111 75
Median daily rate £388 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £25.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £25.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 12 £463 +110.34% 3
Perl
Yorkshire

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) Unix
4 10 (37.04%) MySQL
4 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
5 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Portal
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Debian
8 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
8 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 6 (22.22%) Python
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) Database Tuning
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (18.52%) Ruby
9 5 (18.52%) Puppet
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
9 5 (18.52%) MariaDB
10 4 (14.81%) iSeries

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 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
4 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
5 3 (11.11%) FileNet
5 3 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.70%) Apache
6 1 (3.70%) CloudStack
6 1 (3.70%) Confluence
6 1 (3.70%) JBoss
6 1 (3.70%) nginx
6 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LDAP
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) MariaDB
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) Informix
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) DBA
2 5 (18.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL DBA
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Hadoop Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Server Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) Middleware
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) iSeries
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Debian
4 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) Database Tuning
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Microservices
5 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) Ruby
5 3 (11.11%) Jython
6 2 (7.41%) Go
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 1 (3.70%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) collectd
4 1 (3.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) VMware