The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Yorkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 90 77 116
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Contract jobs citing Perl 23 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.99% 1.72% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 4.76% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £369
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.23% +1.42%
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
820 756 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.30% 36.09% 41.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 401 610
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 44 29
Average hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Perl
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 11 £275 -15.38% 7
South Yorkshire +6 8 £500 +25.00% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £388 - 7
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 29 (61.70%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Oracle
3 16 (34.04%) Python
4 14 (29.79%) UNIX
5 13 (27.66%) SQL
6 12 (25.53%) C++
7 11 (23.40%) Windows
7 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
8 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
8 10 (21.28%) Java
8 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
8 10 (21.28%) VLAN
9 9 (19.15%) Apache
10 8 (17.02%) C
10 8 (17.02%) WebLogic
10 8 (17.02%) Ethernet
10 8 (17.02%) ISEB
10 8 (17.02%) Tcl
10 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
10 8 (17.02%) Puppet
10 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
10 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
12 6 (12.77%) MySQL
12 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
12 6 (12.77%) SSL
12 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (19.15%) Apache
2 8 (17.02%) WebLogic
2 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.77%) nginx
4 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.13%) Node.js
6 1 (2.13%) WordPress
6 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.13%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
1 10 (21.28%) VLAN
2 8 (17.02%) Ethernet
3 6 (12.77%) SSL
4 5 (10.64%) WAN
4 5 (10.64%) LAN
5 4 (8.51%) DVB
5 4 (8.51%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (6.38%) SSH
6 3 (6.38%) LDAP
7 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) HTTP
7 2 (4.26%) VPN
7 2 (4.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.51%) Pentaho
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (4.26%) Informix
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.26%) Hudson
3 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Administrator
2 7 (14.89%) Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Support Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) ETL Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Integrator
6 2 (4.26%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Release Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.26%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) J2EE
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.13%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.13%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.13%) CGI
4 1 (2.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.13%) EDI
4 1 (2.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
1 4 (8.51%) MPEG
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.51%) IPTV
1 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
1 4 (8.51%) Video on Demand
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) STB
3 2 (4.26%) iSeries
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) UNIX
3 11 (23.40%) Windows
4 4 (8.51%) AIX
4 4 (8.51%) CentOS
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
2 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.64%) DevOps
4 4 (8.51%) ETL
4 4 (8.51%) TDD
4 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.51%) Migration
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
4 4 (8.51%) BDD
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management
6 2 (4.26%) Workflow
6 2 (4.26%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.26%) Test Management
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.13%) QMS
7 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) Python
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 12 (25.53%) C++
4 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
4 10 (21.28%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) C
5 8 (17.02%) Tcl
6 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
7 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.64%) Ruby
9 3 (6.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.38%) PHP
10 1 (2.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) ISEB
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.26%) Xen
2 2 (4.26%) qmail
2 2 (4.26%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
1 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.64%) Salt
3 1 (2.13%) Cacti
3 1 (2.13%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.51%) Greenplum
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) JBoss
5 2 (4.26%) NetApp
5 2 (4.26%) Sun
5 2 (4.26%) Capita
6 1 (2.13%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Siebel
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