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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 122 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing Perl 22 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.77% 0.97% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 2.32% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 12
Average daily rate
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£453 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.28% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +88.88%
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
1195 1076 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.64% 41.92% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 725 373
Average daily rate £340 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 31
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £16.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +76.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 16 £378 +0.66% 4
South Yorkshire -3 5 £500 +17.64% 2
North Yorkshire -8 1 £80 -64.04% 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (66.67%) Python
2 23 (63.89%) Java
3 17 (47.22%) Linux
4 15 (41.67%) Puppet
5 13 (36.11%) PHP
6 12 (33.33%) UNIX
7 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
7 11 (30.56%) Ruby
7 11 (30.56%) DevOps
8 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.22%) Apache
10 7 (19.44%) C#
10 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
10 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
11 6 (16.67%) MySQL
11 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 5 (13.89%) Windows
12 5 (13.89%) SQL
12 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.89%) Release Management
12 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
12 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
13 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (22.22%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
3 6 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (8.33%) nginx
6 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.56%) Node.js
7 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.78%) CICS
7 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.78%) CMS
7 1 (2.78%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (2.78%) Jetty
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.78%) IIS
7 1 (2.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.33%) Route 53
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.78%) SaaS
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
3 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.56%) NAS
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) Redis
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.78%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.78%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 4 (11.11%) Maven
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Junior
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) XSL
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.56%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (2.78%) LAMP
4 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) iSeries
2 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) UNIX
3 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 2 (5.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.78%) Fedora
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
1 11 (30.56%) DevOps
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Release Management
5 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.11%) OOP
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.56%) OO PHP
7 2 (5.56%) Kanban
7 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Python
2 23 (63.89%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) PHP
4 11 (30.56%) Ruby
5 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (19.44%) C#
7 5 (13.89%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) Jython
9 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.56%) C++
9 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.78%) VB
10 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.78%) VBA
10 1 (2.78%) VB6
10 1 (2.78%) Korn
10 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.78%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Varnish
2 1 (2.78%) Corosync
2 1 (2.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Puppet
2 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.56%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) NetApp
2 3 (8.33%) Percona
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) OpenText
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) EMC
3 2 (5.56%) Vignette
4 1 (2.78%) Siebel
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) Dell
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas
4 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) Rackspace