Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 119 107
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 +22
Contract jobs citing Perl 33 29 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.11% 1.03% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 2.27% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 25
Manchester median daily rate £350 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £313 £375 £316
90th Percentile £471 £575 £445
North West median daily rate £356 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -20.83% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate - - £31.75
North West median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00

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 1,304 1,278 1,263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.05% 45.56% 40.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 923 903
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £511
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 19
Manchester median hourly rate £26.86 £18.07 £29.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.63% -38.80% -5.52%
10th Percentile £17.60 £12.25 £14.63
90th Percentile £40.68 £45.00 £44.75
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £38.13 £38.75
% change year-on-year -4.98% -1.61% +4.73%

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 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019, 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 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) PHP
3 15 (45.45%) C#
3 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 13 (39.39%) MVC
4 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
5 12 (36.36%) MySQL
6 11 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
7 10 (30.30%) Oracle
7 10 (30.30%) SMS
7 10 (30.30%) Billing
8 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
9 8 (24.24%) CentOS
10 7 (21.21%) jQuery
10 7 (21.21%) MariaDB
10 7 (21.21%) React
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
10 7 (21.21%) Python
10 7 (21.21%) Apache
10 7 (21.21%) Windows
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
10 7 (21.21%) LAMP
10 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
11 6 (18.18%) Java
12 4 (12.12%) VMware
12 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
12 4 (12.12%) OOP
12 4 (12.12%) Puppet

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 7 (21.21%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) SMS
2 3 (9.09%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) MariaDB
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 10 (30.30%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Perl Developer
3 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Author
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) OSS Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Author
7 1 (3.03%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
3 7 (21.21%) jQuery
3 7 (21.21%) LAMP
3 7 (21.21%) React
4 2 (6.06%) CGI
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) JSON
4 2 (6.06%) Middleware
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) Ajax
5 1 (3.03%) EJB
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
5 1 (3.03%) Java SE
5 1 (3.03%) JDBC
5 1 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (3.03%) React Native
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) CentOS
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (6.06%) Android
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris
6 1 (3.03%) AIX
6 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.03%) Debian
6 1 (3.03%) HPUX
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) MVC
2 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.12%) DevOps
3 4 (12.12%) OOP
3 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (6.06%) Coaching
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (6.06%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Network Management
5 2 (6.06%) SFIA
5 2 (6.06%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (3.03%) OOD
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) PHP
2 15 (45.45%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
5 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
6 7 (21.21%) Python
7 6 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (6.06%) Ruby
8 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Dell
4 3 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) StorageTek
4 3 (9.09%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) CyberArk
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase