The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 110 97 95
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Perl 19 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.92% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 2.26% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £206 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +38.59%
Perl
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
907 930 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.79% 40.56% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 596 359
Average daily rate £345 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 40
Average hourly rate £39.00 £28.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +67.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
West Yorkshire -13 14 £425 +27.81% 9
South Yorkshire 0 3 £500 +194.11% 1
North Yorkshire -8 1 £80 -64.04% 3
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 24 (68.57%) Python
2 21 (60.00%) Linux
3 18 (51.43%) Java
4 17 (48.57%) PHP
5 14 (40.00%) Puppet
6 13 (37.14%) Apache
7 12 (34.29%) Ruby
7 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
8 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
8 11 (31.43%) DevOps
8 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
9 9 (25.71%) UNIX
9 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) Redis
11 6 (17.14%) Windows
11 6 (17.14%) MySQL
12 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 5 (14.29%) C++
12 5 (14.29%) Release Management
12 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
12 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
13 4 (11.43%) CSS3
13 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (11.43%) Maven

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Jetty
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Route 53
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) LDAP
2 4 (11.43%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.71%) NAS
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
1 6 (17.14%) Redis
2 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Maven
3 4 (11.43%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Release Manager
3 4 (11.43%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Junior
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) CSS3
2 3 (8.57%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) XSL
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 2 (5.71%) HTML5
3 2 (5.71%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) Zend Framework
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) UNIX
2 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Debian
5 1 (2.86%) Fedora
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
1 11 (31.43%) DevOps
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Release Management
3 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.43%) OOP
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Security Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Kanban
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.71%) OO PHP
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Python
2 18 (51.43%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) PHP
4 12 (34.29%) Ruby
4 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
5 5 (14.29%) C++
6 4 (11.43%) C#
6 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.57%) SQL
7 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.71%) Jython
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) R
9 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) RHCE
2 2 (5.71%) RHCA
3 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Samba
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Varnish
3 1 (2.86%) Corosync
3 1 (2.86%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.71%) Cobbler
3 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.57%) Percona
3 2 (5.71%) EMC
3 2 (5.71%) Juniper
3 2 (5.71%) NetApp
3 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
3 2 (5.71%) Symantec
3 2 (5.71%) McAfee
3 2 (5.71%) Websense
3 2 (5.71%) Open Text
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Vignette
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Zend
4 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Rackspace