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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 37 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Perl 22 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.57% 2.65% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.06% 7.28% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 3
Median daily rate £500 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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 £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
273 206 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 44.25% 36.33% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 153 78
Median daily rate £425 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 £17.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% +24.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.54 £14.00 £15.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £22.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 September 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 September 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 +7 22 £500 +17.64% 1
Perl
Yorkshire

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (64.71%) Unix
2 20 (58.82%) WebSphere
3 19 (55.88%) Java
4 18 (52.94%) WebSphere Portal
5 17 (50.00%) Linux
6 14 (41.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (41.18%) Finance
6 14 (41.18%) IBM Integration Bus
7 12 (35.29%) WebLogic Portal
7 12 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (35.29%) WebLogic
7 12 (35.29%) iSeries
8 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
9 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 10 (29.41%) FileNet
10 9 (26.47%) Jython
10 9 (26.47%) Oracle
10 9 (26.47%) IBM
10 9 (26.47%) J2EE
10 9 (26.47%) LDAP
10 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
11 8 (23.53%) Middleware
12 7 (20.59%) Banking
12 7 (20.59%) DevOps
12 7 (20.59%) Puppet
12 7 (20.59%) DataPower
13 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
14 5 (14.71%) MySQL
14 5 (14.71%) Oracle BPM

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 20 (58.82%) WebSphere
2 18 (52.94%) WebSphere Portal
3 12 (35.29%) WebLogic
3 12 (35.29%) WebLogic Portal
3 12 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (29.41%) FileNet
5 4 (11.76%) Apache
6 3 (8.82%) CICS
6 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
7 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) LDAP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Data Lake
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) MariaDB
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) JMeter
3 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Engineering Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Hadoop Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Middleware Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Server Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) IBM Integration Bus
1 14 (41.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (26.47%) J2EE
3 8 (23.53%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) iSeries
2 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (20.59%) DataPower
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.94%) Blog
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Unix
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 2 (5.88%) Debian
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) DevOps
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Database Tuning
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) High Availability
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) API Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Microservices
5 1 (2.94%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) Jython
3 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.82%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.88%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) Nagios
4 1 (2.94%) collectd
4 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) IBM
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) IFS
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Siebel