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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 30 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.09% 1.94% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.31% 6.36% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
111 110 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.13% 30.56% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 67 97
Average daily rate £300 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £186 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +96.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +11 6 £500 +9.58% 4
Perl
Yorkshire

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
4 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
5 4 (30.77%) Clustering
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (23.08%) Apache
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) LDAP
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) iSeries
6 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (23.08%) Puppet
6 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) JBoss
7 2 (15.38%) HTTP
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) VPN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 3 (23.08%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) Tuxedo
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Hudson
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Release Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) EDI
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware
4 1 (7.69%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) B2B
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) Jython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Xen
2 2 (15.38%) qmail
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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