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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 98 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.88% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 2.27% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% +2.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +51.39%
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
706 616 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.73% 38.79% 33.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 431 246
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 24
Average hourly rate £35.50 £21.25 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% +33.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £35.00
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
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 3 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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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 -10 13 £425 +27.81% 7
Bingley - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Perl
Yorkshire

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 19 (70.37%) Python
2 15 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) PHP
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
3 11 (40.74%) Puppet
3 11 (40.74%) DevOps
4 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
4 10 (37.04%) Apache
4 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
5 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (33.33%) Ruby
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (22.22%) Redis
8 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
8 5 (18.52%) Release Management
8 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (18.52%) UNIX
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) C++
9 4 (14.81%) HTML
9 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.81%) OOP
9 4 (14.81%) MySQL
9 4 (14.81%) CSS
9 4 (14.81%) C#
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
9 4 (14.81%) JIRA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (37.04%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) nginx
2 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Route 53
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.41%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Redis
2 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Release Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) CSS
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) CSS3
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) LAMP
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) Zend Framework
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX
3 5 (18.52%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) SUSE
4 1 (3.70%) Debian
4 1 (3.70%) Fedora
4 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps
2 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Release Management
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Python
2 15 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) PHP
3 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
4 9 (33.33%) Ruby
5 5 (18.52%) C++
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.70%) R
8 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (7.41%) RHCA
3 1 (3.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Samba
2 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
3 2 (7.41%) Cobbler
3 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) Symantec
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee
2 2 (7.41%) Websense
2 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Percona
2 2 (7.41%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau