Period
to 16 November 2018

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 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 126 120
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +12
Contract jobs citing Perl 31 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.99% 0.71% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 1.68% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 25
Manchester median daily rate £350 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +29.28%
10th Percentile £313 £380 £328
90th Percentile £484 £518 £495
North West median daily rate £425 £450 £410
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate - - £31.75
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £43.25 £31.75
% change year-on-year -19.08% +36.22% +58.75%

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 1,418 1,250 1,367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.39% 42.29% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 888 981
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £294 £263
90th Percentile £560 £531 £506
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 24
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £23.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +46.05% -32.01%
10th Percentile £16.75 £11.75 £14.39
90th Percentile £39.30 £47.40 £43.08
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year -12.50% +35.48% -21.27%

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 16 November 2018.

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

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Perl.

1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 16 (51.61%) PHP
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) C#
4 13 (41.94%) MySQL
4 13 (41.94%) MVC
4 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
5 12 (38.71%) SQL
6 11 (35.48%) Oracle
6 11 (35.48%) CentOS
7 10 (32.26%) Billing
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (32.26%) SMS
7 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
8 9 (29.03%) Python
9 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
9 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
10 7 (22.58%) MariaDB
10 7 (22.58%) React
10 7 (22.58%) Puppet
10 7 (22.58%) jQuery
10 7 (22.58%) VMware
10 7 (22.58%) Unix
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 6 (19.35%) Java
11 6 (19.35%) DevOps
12 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
12 5 (16.13%) Ansible
12 5 (16.13%) XML
12 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL

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 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) Tuxedo
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) SMS
2 3 (9.68%) SNMP
3 2 (6.45%) BGP
3 2 (6.45%) HTTP
3 2 (6.45%) IPFIX
3 2 (6.45%) Junos
3 2 (6.45%) MPLS
3 2 (6.45%) MRTG
3 2 (6.45%) OSPF
3 2 (6.45%) TACACS
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) AMQP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) MQTT
4 1 (3.23%) SMTP
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
2 7 (22.58%) MariaDB
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQLite
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
5 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Robot Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) GoCD
4 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 10 (32.26%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Perl Developer
3 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.23%) React Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
3 7 (22.58%) jQuery
3 7 (22.58%) React
4 5 (16.13%) XML
5 4 (12.90%) LAMP
6 3 (9.68%) JSON
6 3 (9.68%) Middleware
6 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 2 (6.45%) CGI
7 2 (6.45%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (6.45%) HTML
7 2 (6.45%) Node.js
8 1 (3.23%) J2EE
8 1 (3.23%) Kafka
8 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (3.23%) React Native
8 1 (3.23%) Redux
8 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) CentOS
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) Debian
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.45%) AIX
6 2 (6.45%) Android
6 2 (6.45%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) HPUX
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) MVC
2 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (6.45%) Microservices
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design
6 2 (6.45%) Network Management
6 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) OOP
6 2 (6.45%) Task Automation
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) OO
7 1 (3.23%) OOD
7 1 (3.23%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) PHP
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 9 (29.03%) Python
6 6 (19.35%) Java
7 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
7 5 (16.13%) Ruby
8 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.45%) Bourne shell
10 1 (3.23%) Jython
10 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.23%) Tcl
10 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) KVM
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Ansible
3 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (9.68%) Netcool
5 2 (6.45%) Cacti
5 2 (6.45%) collectd
5 2 (6.45%) Grafana
5 2 (6.45%) Graphite
5 2 (6.45%) Icinga
5 2 (6.45%) Kibana
5 2 (6.45%) logstash
5 2 (6.45%) Nagios
5 2 (6.45%) Observium
5 2 (6.45%) OpenNMS
5 2 (6.45%) Prometheus
5 2 (6.45%) Salt
5 2 (6.45%) Terraform
5 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
3 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Ericsson
4 2 (6.45%) Huawei
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) SaltStack
4 2 (6.45%) Splunk
5 1 (3.23%) CyberArk
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase