Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 November 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.

Perl
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 122 128
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing Perl 22 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.75% 1.13% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 2.93% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 4
Manchester median daily rate £450 £425 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +29.28% -9.31%
10th Percentile £381 £328 £320
90th Percentile £515 £495 £366
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £325
% change year-on-year +9.76% +26.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Manchester median hourly rate - £31.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +58.75% -
North West median hourly rate £43.25 £31.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +36.22% +58.75% -38.46%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1256 1363 1275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.55% 38.39% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 983 781
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £291 £263 £238
90th Percentile £531 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 46
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.94% -32.86% +66.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £14.30 £13.44
90th Percentile £48.00 £43.00 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £29.01 £37.50
% change year-on-year +37.87% -22.63% +30.43%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Manchester

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Manchester

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Manchester

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Manchester

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Salford +3 1 £500 +17.65%
Sale - 1 - -
Perl
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Perl.

1 13 (59.09%) Linux
1 13 (59.09%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Middleware
3 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) Ansible
5 5 (22.73%) Unix
5 5 (22.73%) Puppet
6 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 4 (18.18%) Jython
6 4 (18.18%) SSH
6 4 (18.18%) NetIQ
6 4 (18.18%) PHP
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) LDAP
6 4 (18.18%) SNMP
6 4 (18.18%) Docker
7 3 (13.64%) Packer
7 3 (13.64%) KVM
7 3 (13.64%) LXC
7 3 (13.64%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
7 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Debian
7 3 (13.64%) Ruby

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LDAP
1 4 (18.18%) SNMP
1 4 (18.18%) SSH
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (9.09%) BGP
3 2 (9.09%) Broadband
3 2 (9.09%) HSRP
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) IPv6
3 2 (9.09%) Junos
3 2 (9.09%) LLU
3 2 (9.09%) MPLS
3 2 (9.09%) MRTG
3 2 (9.09%) OSPF
3 2 (9.09%) TACACS
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) VRRP
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.55%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) Grunt
4 1 (4.55%) gulp
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Middleware Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Database Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) Ember.js
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.55%) JMS
3 1 (4.55%) React
3 1 (4.55%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) CentOS
3 3 (13.64%) Debian
3 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) DevOps
2 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (4.55%) BDD
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Microservices
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
3 6 (27.27%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Jython
4 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) KVM
2 3 (13.64%) LXC
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Ansible
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
3 3 (13.64%) Cacti
3 3 (13.64%) Packer
4 2 (9.09%) Nagios
4 2 (9.09%) OpenNMS
4 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (9.09%) RANCID
4 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) NetIQ
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Brocade
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Ericsson
3 2 (9.09%) Foundry
3 2 (9.09%) Huawei
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) ZyXEL
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle