Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 114 130
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 29 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.01% 1.06% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 2.64% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 5
East Midlands median daily rate £403 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +1.35% -12.94%
10th Percentile £362 £305 £360
90th Percentile £545 £445 £424
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% +2.67%

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 1,225 1,248 1,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.65% 40.23% 32.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 815 669
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £288 £268 £243
90th Percentile £525 £511 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +25.00% +110.53%
10th Percentile £14.98 £33.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £67.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +4.17%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 August 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 +7 19 £525 +64.06% 3
Northamptonshire -8 5 £403 - 1
Derbyshire -6 4 £375 -
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 25 (86.21%) Python
2 16 (55.17%) DevOps
3 14 (48.28%) PHP
4 13 (44.83%) Process Management
4 13 (44.83%) Workflow
4 13 (44.83%) Project Planning
4 13 (44.83%) Change Control
4 13 (44.83%) Automation Anywhere
5 12 (41.38%) Robotic Process Automation
5 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 11 (37.93%) Proactive Monitoring
7 10 (34.48%) Dashboard Development
7 10 (34.48%) Office Automation
7 10 (34.48%) Analytics
7 10 (34.48%) Change Management
7 10 (34.48%) ITSM
7 10 (34.48%) Back Office
7 10 (34.48%) Mainframe
7 10 (34.48%) Service Management
8 8 (27.59%) Linux
8 8 (27.59%) Robotic Automation
9 7 (24.14%) Unix
9 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
10 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
10 6 (20.69%) SQL
10 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (20.69%) Docker
10 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
10 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
11 5 (17.24%) C#

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 (6.90%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQLPlus
2 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (34.48%) Back Office
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Automation Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Perl Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) DHTML
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Streams
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Mainframe
2 4 (13.79%) Robotics
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 13 (44.83%) Change Control
2 13 (44.83%) Process Management
2 13 (44.83%) Project Planning
2 13 (44.83%) Workflow
3 12 (41.38%) Robotic Process Automation
4 11 (37.93%) Proactive Monitoring
5 10 (34.48%) Analytics
5 10 (34.48%) Change Management
5 10 (34.48%) Dashboard Development
5 10 (34.48%) ITSM
5 10 (34.48%) Office Automation
5 10 (34.48%) Service Management
6 8 (27.59%) Robotic Automation
7 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) Python
2 14 (48.28%) PHP
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) Korn
7 3 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
8 2 (6.90%) R
8 2 (6.90%) Ruby
8 2 (6.90%) Scala
9 1 (3.45%) C++
9 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 4 (13.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
1 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.79%) Ansible
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Rancher
3 3 (10.34%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Automation Anywhere
2 4 (13.79%) Veritas
3 3 (10.34%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Blue Prism
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix