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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 83 75 102
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.56% 1.77% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 4.47% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 32 6
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%

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
613 783 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.23% 39.55% 35.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 499 438
Median daily rate £389 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leeds -20 6 £425 - 2
Perl
Yorkshire

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 13 (72.22%) Unix
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 6 (33.33%) AIX
5 6 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) Ruby
6 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (27.78%) Puppet
6 5 (27.78%) SDLC
6 5 (27.78%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) ClearCase
7 4 (22.22%) Subversion
7 4 (22.22%) Law
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Jetty
2 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.56%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (5.56%) Heroku
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) BGP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) IPsec
1 2 (11.11%) IPv4
1 2 (11.11%) MPLS
1 2 (11.11%) OSPF
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
1 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (11.11%) xDSL
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.56%) GoCD
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.56%) TestComplete
3 1 (5.56%) WatiN
3 1 (5.56%) WATIR
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Law
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Configuration Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Software Configuration Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Software Manager
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Security Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Blog
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Psychology
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Unix
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) AIX
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) HPUX
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps
1 6 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) SDLC
2 5 (27.78%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.56%) Go
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) Ansible
4 1 (5.56%) OpenView
4 1 (5.56%) Packer
4 1 (5.56%) QRadar
4 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (11.11%) F5
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk