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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 104 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 25 24 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.97% 1.17% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 3.37% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 36
Average daily rate £375 £288 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £488
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1084 713 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.20% 34.73% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 362 453
Average daily rate £320 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 21
Average hourly rate £29.00 £15.93 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.10% +6.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.08 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 20 £375 +36.36% 26
South Yorkshire - 3 £475 - 1
North Yorkshire -2 2 £250 - 4
East Yorkshire - - - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) Oracle
3 15 (35.71%) UNIX
3 15 (35.71%) Python
4 12 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 12 (28.57%) Solaris
5 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
6 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.43%) NetApp
7 9 (21.43%) DNS
7 9 (21.43%) Windows
8 8 (19.05%) XML
8 8 (19.05%) Apache
8 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 7 (16.67%) Cisco
9 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 7 (16.67%) Firewall
9 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
10 6 (14.29%) Blue Coat
10 6 (14.29%) CMS
10 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
10 6 (14.29%) C
10 6 (14.29%) C++
10 6 (14.29%) SSL

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (19.05%) Apache
2 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 6 (14.29%) CMS
4 5 (11.90%) nginx
4 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.38%) WordPress
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.67%) Firewall
3 6 (14.29%) SSL
3 6 (14.29%) LAN
3 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 5 (11.90%) VLAN
4 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
4 5 (11.90%) SSH
5 3 (7.14%) Internet
5 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (4.76%) NAS
6 2 (4.76%) SAN
6 2 (4.76%) LDAP
6 2 (4.76%) HTTP
7 1 (2.38%) NetScreen
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Test Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.14%) Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Release Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Web Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) CSS
2 5 (11.90%) XSLT
3 2 (4.76%) REST
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
3 2 (4.76%) J2EE
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.38%) CGI
4 1 (2.38%) JSP
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) EDI
4 1 (2.38%) Java EE
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.38%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) UNIX
3 12 (28.57%) Solaris
4 9 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.14%) CentOS
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 5 (11.90%) Web Accessibility
2 5 (11.90%) Performance Testing
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) Workflow
3 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.14%) Content Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.14%) Change Management
3 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.14%) System Testing
3 3 (7.14%) Time Management
3 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) Python
3 12 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 6 (14.29%) C
5 6 (14.29%) C++
6 5 (11.90%) Tcl
6 5 (11.90%) PHP
7 4 (9.52%) VB
8 3 (7.14%) Korn
8 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) ISEB
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
5 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Cacti
1 1 (2.38%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) NetApp
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 6 (14.29%) Sun
6 4 (9.52%) IBM
7 3 (7.14%) JBoss
7 3 (7.14%) Juniper
7 3 (7.14%) McAfee
8 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.38%) HP
9 1 (2.38%) Sybase
9 1 (2.38%) Siebel
9 1 (2.38%) VMware
9 1 (2.38%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: quote
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago