The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 96 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Perl 16 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.86% 0.88% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 2.23% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 2
Average daily rate
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£378 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +88.88%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
811 673 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.51% 39.45% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 471 213
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
Leeds -3 16 £378 +7.85% 2
Bingley - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Perl
Yorkshire

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 21 (70.00%) Python
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (43.33%) PHP
5 12 (40.00%) Puppet
5 12 (40.00%) DevOps
6 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
6 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
7 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (33.33%) Apache
7 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Ruby
10 7 (23.33%) Windows
10 7 (23.33%) C#
11 6 (20.00%) UNIX
11 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (20.00%) Redis
11 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Release Management
12 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
12 5 (16.67%) SQL
12 5 (16.67%) MySQL
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle
13 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
13 4 (13.33%) HTML
13 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
13 4 (13.33%) CSS
13 4 (13.33%) OOP
13 4 (13.33%) DNS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 10 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) nginx
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.00%) Route 53
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.33%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Redis
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Maven
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Release Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
1 4 (13.33%) CSS3
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) LAMP
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 2 (6.67%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) WinForms
4 1 (3.33%) Zend Framework
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) mod_rewrite
4 1 (3.33%) mod_proxy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) SUSE
5 1 (3.33%) Debian
5 1 (3.33%) Fedora
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps
2 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Release Management
6 4 (13.33%) OOP
7 3 (10.00%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Kanban
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Python
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) PHP
4 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
5 8 (26.67%) Ruby
6 7 (23.33%) C#
7 5 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.67%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.33%) AWK
10 1 (3.33%) VB6
10 1 (3.33%) Korn
10 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.33%) VB
10 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.33%) VBA
10 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) RHCE
2 2 (6.67%) RHCA
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Samba
2 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) HAProxy
3 2 (6.67%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Percona
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) Dell
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) NetApp
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Zend
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau
3 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.33%) Siebel