Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 122 121
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 17 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.54% 0.48% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 1.19% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 24
Manchester median daily rate £463 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.82% +17.24%
10th Percentile £323 £383 £302
90th Percentile £593 £513 £496
North West median daily rate £474 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -0.26% +11.76% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate - - £31.75
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year -20.45% +38.58% +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 1,422 1,172 1,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.56% 40.33% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 796 896
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £256
90th Percentile £556 £525 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 42 26
Manchester median hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +12.28% -18.57%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £14.56
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.68 £44.38
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year -9.68% +35.96% -22.97%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) Puppet
3 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 9 (52.94%) DevOps
4 8 (47.06%) Ansible
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) Unix
5 7 (41.18%) Ruby
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
6 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Docker
6 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (29.41%) Microservices
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (23.53%) CentOS
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (23.53%) Debian
8 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
8 4 (23.53%) Middleware
8 4 (23.53%) SNMP
8 4 (23.53%) HTTP
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat

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 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Tuxedo
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Slack
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
1 4 (23.53%) SNMP
2 2 (11.76%) BGP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) IPFIX
2 2 (11.76%) Junos
2 2 (11.76%) MPLS
2 2 (11.76%) MRTG
2 2 (11.76%) OSPF
2 2 (11.76%) SMTP
2 2 (11.76%) TACACS
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) AMQP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) MQTT
3 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) DB2
3 2 (11.76%) SQLite
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) Artifactory
4 2 (11.76%) Robot Framework
4 2 (11.76%) SonarQube
5 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.88%) GoCD
5 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Python Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) React Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (11.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) Java EE
4 1 (5.88%) Java SE
4 1 (5.88%) Kafka
4 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.88%) React Native
4 1 (5.88%) Redux
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) CentOS
4 4 (23.53%) Debian
4 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) Microservices
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Network Design
6 2 (11.76%) Network Management
6 2 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (11.76%) SFIA
6 2 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Task Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) Ruby
3 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.76%) Bourne shell
7 2 (11.76%) Jython
7 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 1 (5.88%) C#
8 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (5.88%) Tcl
8 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) Gluster
3 1 (5.88%) iptables
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Puppet
2 8 (47.06%) Ansible
3 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (23.53%) Terraform
5 3 (17.65%) Netcool
6 2 (11.76%) Cacti
6 2 (11.76%) collectd
6 2 (11.76%) Grafana
6 2 (11.76%) Graphite
6 2 (11.76%) Icinga
6 2 (11.76%) Kibana
6 2 (11.76%) logstash
6 2 (11.76%) Nagios
6 2 (11.76%) Observium
6 2 (11.76%) OpenNMS
6 2 (11.76%) Prometheus
6 2 (11.76%) Salt
6 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
7 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
7 1 (5.88%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) SaltStack
5 2 (11.76%) Ericsson
5 2 (11.76%) Huawei
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) Splunk
6 1 (5.88%) Sybase