The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the York region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 1.42% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -38.35%
Programming Languages Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 64.54% 42.47% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 12 18
Average daily rate £300 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Perl
North Yorkshire

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in York

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in York

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) CMS
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (62.50%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (37.50%) WebTrends
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Time Management
5 3 (37.50%) Content Management
6 2 (25.00%) SSH
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) HTTP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) JBoss
6 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) LDAP
6 2 (25.00%) Sun

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 (75.00%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SSH
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Web Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Perl Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Sun
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat