The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 108 132 104
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -28
Contract jobs citing Perl 38 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.34% 0.73% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.01% 1.79% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 11
Median daily rate £500 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.34%
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
1262 1283 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.47% 40.87% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 872 479
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 17
Median hourly rate £26.36 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.59% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.05 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +9 22 £500 +17.64% 1
West Yorkshire +7 14 £450 -4.76% 10
North Yorkshire - 3 - - 3
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 59 (64.84%) Unix
2 51 (56.04%) Linux
3 43 (47.25%) Finance
4 40 (43.96%) Windows
5 33 (36.26%) Configuration Management
6 31 (34.07%) Shell Script
7 29 (31.87%) SDLC
8 27 (29.67%) Translating Business Requirements
8 27 (29.67%) AIX
8 27 (29.67%) Java
9 26 (28.57%) Service Management
9 26 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
10 24 (26.37%) WebSphere
11 23 (25.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 23 (25.27%) Bash Shell
11 23 (25.27%) DevOps
12 20 (21.98%) Puppet
13 19 (20.88%) Data Centre
13 19 (20.88%) Oracle
14 18 (19.78%) Banking
14 18 (19.78%) Law
14 18 (19.78%) WebSphere Portal
15 17 (18.68%) IBM Integration Bus
15 17 (18.68%) Opscode Chef
16 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
17 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
18 14 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
18 14 (15.38%) Active Directory
18 14 (15.38%) Ruby
19 13 (14.29%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (26.37%) WebSphere
2 18 (19.78%) WebSphere Portal
3 12 (13.19%) WebLogic
3 12 (13.19%) WebLogic Portal
3 12 (13.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (10.99%) FileNet
5 6 (6.59%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.49%) Apache
7 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.30%) CICS
8 3 (3.30%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (2.20%) CloudStack
9 2 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.10%) Confluence
10 1 (1.10%) IIS
10 1 (1.10%) Jetty
10 1 (1.10%) Mongrel
10 1 (1.10%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.20%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.20%) IaaS
3 2 (2.20%) PaaS
3 2 (2.20%) Slack
4 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.10%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.10%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) LDAP
2 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) Internet
4 2 (2.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.10%) Firewall
5 1 (1.10%) NAS
5 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) RDBMS
1 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.69%) MySQL
3 5 (5.49%) DB2
3 5 (5.49%) Informix
4 3 (3.30%) Big Data
4 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.20%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.20%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.10%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.09%) ClearCase
3 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.89%) Subversion
4 6 (6.59%) ClearQuest
5 5 (5.49%) Travis CI
6 3 (3.30%) JIRA
7 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.10%) GoCD
8 1 (1.10%) Hudson
8 1 (1.10%) JMeter
8 1 (1.10%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.10%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (47.25%) Finance
2 18 (19.78%) Banking
2 18 (19.78%) Law
3 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (29.67%) Software Manager
2 26 (28.57%) Configuration Manager
2 26 (28.57%) Software Configuration Manager
3 17 (18.68%) Administrator
3 17 (18.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 11 (12.09%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
6 10 (10.99%) WebSphere Administrator
7 9 (9.89%) Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Configuration Manager
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Manager
9 7 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
10 6 (6.59%) Configuration and Release Manager
10 6 (6.59%) Deployment Manager
10 6 (6.59%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Release and Configuration Manager
10 6 (6.59%) Release Manager
10 6 (6.59%) Software Deployment Manager
10 6 (6.59%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.68%) IBM Integration Bus
2 14 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (9.89%) J2EE
4 8 (8.79%) Middleware
5 2 (2.20%) ELK Stack
5 2 (2.20%) Node.js
5 2 (2.20%) Web Services
6 1 (1.10%) .NET
6 1 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.10%) LAMP
6 1 (1.10%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.19%) iSeries
3 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.69%) DataPower
5 4 (4.40%) Clustering
5 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.10%) Blog
7 1 (1.10%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.10%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (64.84%) Unix
2 51 (56.04%) Linux
3 40 (43.96%) Windows
4 27 (29.67%) AIX
5 13 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.30%) CentOS
7 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.20%) Debian
9 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Configuration Management
2 29 (31.87%) SDLC
3 27 (29.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 26 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 26 (28.57%) Service Management
5 23 (25.27%) DevOps
6 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (4.40%) Migration
10 3 (3.30%) Capacity Management
10 3 (3.30%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (3.30%) ETL
10 3 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.20%) Database Tuning
11 2 (2.20%) High Availability
11 2 (2.20%) Kanban
11 2 (2.20%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.20%) Scrum
11 2 (2.20%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.07%) Shell Script
2 27 (29.67%) Java
3 23 (25.27%) Bash Shell
4 14 (15.38%) Ruby
5 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
6 11 (12.09%) Python
7 9 (9.89%) Jython
8 6 (6.59%) SQL
9 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.30%) Go
11 2 (2.20%) PHP
12 1 (1.10%) C
12 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) CCDE
2 1 (1.10%) CCIE
2 1 (1.10%) CCNP
2 1 (1.10%) CCSP
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.10%) CISSP
2 1 (1.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) HP ASE
2 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.10%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.49%) Docker
4 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.20%) vSphere
6 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (21.98%) Puppet
2 17 (18.68%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.99%) Ansible
4 7 (7.69%) collectd
5 5 (5.49%) Nagios
6 3 (3.30%) Graphite
6 3 (3.30%) Opsview
7 2 (2.20%) Icinga
8 1 (1.10%) Cacti
8 1 (1.10%) Control-M
8 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.10%) Packer
8 1 (1.10%) Salt
8 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.10%) Terraform
8 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (20.88%) Oracle
2 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
3 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.29%) IBM
4 13 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (5.49%) Sybase
6 4 (4.40%) F5
6 4 (4.40%) Rackspace
6 4 (4.40%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.30%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.20%) BMC
8 2 (2.20%) Google
8 2 (2.20%) HP
8 2 (2.20%) IFS
8 2 (2.20%) Splunk
9 1 (1.10%) Dell
9 1 (1.10%) EMC
9 1 (1.10%) NetApp
9 1 (1.10%) Symantec
9 1 (1.10%) Veritas