The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Rank 87 66 78
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12  
Contract jobs citing Perl 1 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.098% 1.94% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 4.39% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 2
Median daily rate £500 £425 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -7.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% +2.66%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 539 615 596
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 53.05% 44.12% 51.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 447 408
Median daily rate £400 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +20.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -74.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Perl as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Leeds

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Leeds

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Leeds

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Perl.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (12.50%) JMeter
7 1 (12.50%) AIX
7 1 (12.50%) HPUX
7 1 (12.50%) Solaris
7 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Statistics
7 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
7 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (12.50%) Psychology
7 1 (12.50%) WATIR

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) TestComplete
1 1 (12.50%) WatiN
1 1 (12.50%) WATIR
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Security Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Psychology
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
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