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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 87 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Perl 35 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.19% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.76% 3.06% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 12
Median daily rate £430 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
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
931 818 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.75% 38.99% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 571 445
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Median hourly rate £14.88 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.81% +113.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £45.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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
Leeds -6 15 £475 +26.66% 6
Halifax - 12 £430 - 2
Perl
Yorkshire

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 44 (68.75%) Linux
2 37 (57.81%) Windows
3 33 (51.56%) Bash Shell
4 31 (48.44%) Shell Script
5 28 (43.75%) DevOps
6 25 (39.06%) Configuration Management
6 25 (39.06%) Red Hat
6 25 (39.06%) Unix
7 24 (37.50%) Java
7 24 (37.50%) Puppet
8 22 (34.38%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (32.81%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
9 21 (32.81%) Finance
10 20 (31.25%) SDLC
11 18 (28.13%) Translating Business Requirements
11 18 (28.13%) AIX
11 18 (28.13%) Python
12 17 (26.56%) Service Management
12 17 (26.56%) Data Centre
12 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (25.00%) VMware
13 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (21.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 14 (21.88%) Ruby
14 14 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (20.31%) JIRA
16 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (17.19%) Maven
16 11 (17.19%) Law

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 7 (10.94%) Confluence
1 7 (10.94%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.94%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (10.94%) Google App Engine
2 7 (10.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (7.81%) FWSM
2 5 (7.81%) HTTP
2 5 (7.81%) Internet
2 5 (7.81%) SSL
3 4 (6.25%) Firewall
3 4 (6.25%) SAN
4 3 (4.69%) BGP
4 3 (4.69%) EIGRP
4 3 (4.69%) HSRP
4 3 (4.69%) MPLS
4 3 (4.69%) OSPF
4 3 (4.69%) VPN
4 3 (4.69%) VRRP
5 1 (1.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) RDBMS
1 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 9 (14.06%) Informix
3 5 (7.81%) DB2
3 5 (7.81%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.56%) Redis
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
2 13 (20.31%) JIRA
3 11 (17.19%) Ant
3 11 (17.19%) Maven
4 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.94%) Appium
5 7 (10.94%) ClearCase
5 7 (10.94%) Mocha
5 7 (10.94%) Selenium
5 7 (10.94%) SonarQube
5 7 (10.94%) Subversion
6 6 (9.38%) Hudson
6 6 (9.38%) TeamCity
7 4 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (6.25%) ClearQuest
7 4 (6.25%) CruiseControl
7 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (3.13%) Travis CI
8 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 11 (17.19%) Law
3 9 (14.06%) Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (28.13%) Software Manager
3 17 (26.56%) Configuration Manager
3 17 (26.56%) Software Configuration Manager
4 16 (25.00%) Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Configuration Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Deployment Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Release and Configuration Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Release Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Software Deployment Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Development Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Digital Transformation
7 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) .NET
2 7 (10.94%) Chai
2 7 (10.94%) YAML
3 5 (7.81%) J2EE
3 5 (7.81%) XML
4 3 (4.69%) JSON
4 3 (4.69%) REST
5 2 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.13%) CGI
5 2 (3.13%) ELK Stack
5 2 (3.13%) Node.js
5 2 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.56%) LAMP
6 1 (1.56%) Middleware
6 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) Clustering
2 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.56%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Linux
2 37 (57.81%) Windows
3 25 (39.06%) Unix
4 18 (28.13%) AIX
5 14 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) DevOps
2 25 (39.06%) Configuration Management
3 22 (34.38%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (31.25%) SDLC
5 18 (28.13%) Translating Business Requirements
6 17 (26.56%) Service Management
7 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.38%) Open Source
9 6 (9.38%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (7.81%) High Availability
10 5 (7.81%) SOA
11 4 (6.25%) Migration
11 4 (6.25%) Release Management
12 3 (4.69%) Information Security
12 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
12 3 (4.69%) Project Management
13 2 (3.13%) OO
13 2 (3.13%) OOP
13 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Bash Shell
2 31 (48.44%) Shell Script
3 24 (37.50%) Java
4 18 (28.13%) Python
5 14 (21.88%) Ruby
6 7 (10.94%) C#
7 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.81%) PHP
8 5 (7.81%) SQL
9 4 (6.25%) Scala
10 2 (3.13%) COBOL
10 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) CCNP
1 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) CCIE
3 2 (3.13%) CCSP
3 2 (3.13%) CISSP
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.56%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.63%) vSphere
3 5 (7.81%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.69%) vCloud
6 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.56%) Docker
7 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Puppet
2 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (15.63%) Nagios
4 8 (12.50%) Cacti
5 6 (9.38%) collectd
6 5 (7.81%) Graphite
6 5 (7.81%) Opsview
7 4 (6.25%) Ansible
7 4 (6.25%) logstash
8 2 (3.13%) Icinga
8 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.13%) Salt
8 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (1.56%) Grafana
9 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Red Hat
2 16 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle
4 7 (10.94%) Atlassian
4 7 (10.94%) Cisco
4 7 (10.94%) Google
5 6 (9.38%) F5
5 6 (9.38%) Splunk
6 5 (7.81%) Sybase
7 4 (6.25%) CA
7 4 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 4 (6.25%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.69%) HP
9 2 (3.13%) BMC
9 2 (3.13%) IBM
9 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.13%) NetApp
9 2 (3.13%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.13%) Veritas