Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Perl
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 108 154
Rank change year-on-year -16 +46 -33
Contract jobs citing Perl 20 38 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.74% 1.19% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 3.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 0
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% -5.13%

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,037 1,212 1,221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.39% 37.92% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 779 789
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £451 £425
% change year-on-year +5.32% +6.12% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 17
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +108.33%
10th Percentile £13.71 £13.10 £13.15
90th Percentile £48.88 £58.00 £59.95
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +1.35%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Perl in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in the East Midlands

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +12 12 - -
Northamptonshire -9 7 £385 -
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 16 (80.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) PHP
3 12 (60.00%) Workflow
3 12 (60.00%) Process Management
3 12 (60.00%) Project Planning
3 12 (60.00%) Change Control
3 12 (60.00%) Automation Anywhere
4 11 (55.00%) DevOps
4 11 (55.00%) Robotic Process Automation
5 10 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 10 (50.00%) Office Automation
5 10 (50.00%) Back Office
5 10 (50.00%) Change Management
6 9 (45.00%) ITSM
6 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (45.00%) Mainframe
6 9 (45.00%) Service Management
6 9 (45.00%) Analytics
6 9 (45.00%) Dashboard Development
7 7 (35.00%) Robotic Automation
8 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (15.00%) Unix
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Robotics
8 3 (15.00%) Ruby
9 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (10.00%) Statistics
9 2 (10.00%) Scala

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Automation Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Perl Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Perl Scripter
4 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Python Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CGI
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) Embperl
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) Robotics
3 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) HPUX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) SUSE
3 1 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Change Control
1 12 (60.00%) Process Management
1 12 (60.00%) Project Planning
1 12 (60.00%) Workflow
2 11 (55.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 10 (50.00%) Change Management
3 10 (50.00%) Office Automation
3 10 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 9 (45.00%) Analytics
4 9 (45.00%) Dashboard Development
4 9 (45.00%) ITSM
4 9 (45.00%) Service Management
5 7 (35.00%) Robotic Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) PHP
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) R
5 2 (10.00%) Scala
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PhD
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Automation Anywhere
2 2 (10.00%) Blue Prism
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) NetApp
2 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) F5
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat