Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 July 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 64 51
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13 +23
Contract jobs citing Perl 53 30 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.28% 3.42% 5.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.38% 8.70% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 75
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £370 £343 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.03% +10.48% +10.08%
10th Percentile £272 £302 £246
90th Percentile £534 £450 £350
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £370 £343 £310
% change year-on-year +8.03% +10.48% +10.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.78% -4.00%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +52.78% -4.00%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 396 345 748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.44% 39.34% 35.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 230 475
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £355 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% -11.26%
10th Percentile £256 £287 £251
90th Percentile £538 £508 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +38.21% +98.87%
10th Percentile £30.30 £11.73 £26.95
90th Percentile £42.25 £49.98 £36.78
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +46.55% +85.01%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Newcastle upon Tyne

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Perl.

1 50 (94.34%) Linux
2 46 (86.79%) Puppet
3 45 (84.91%) DevOps
4 43 (81.13%) Python
5 42 (79.25%) Configuration Management
6 40 (75.47%) Ansible
6 40 (75.47%) Amazon AWS
6 40 (75.47%) Java
7 38 (71.70%) Bash Shell
8 36 (67.92%) Splunk
9 35 (66.04%) Ruby
9 35 (66.04%) Windows
10 34 (64.15%) Nagios
10 34 (64.15%) Microsoft Azure
10 34 (64.15%) New Relic
11 33 (62.26%) PowerShell
11 33 (62.26%) C
11 33 (62.26%) C++
12 32 (60.38%) High Availability
12 32 (60.38%) Open Source
12 32 (60.38%) Datadog
12 32 (60.38%) Data Centre
12 32 (60.38%) Elastic Stack
13 29 (54.72%) Jenkins
14 27 (50.94%) Docker
14 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (50.94%) Terraform
15 24 (45.28%) Packer
15 24 (45.28%) TeamCity
16 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (15.09%) JBoss
2 6 (11.32%) FileNet
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.77%) Confluence
3 2 (3.77%) nginx
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 40 (75.47%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (64.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (60.38%) Datadog
4 2 (3.77%) Slack
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (11.32%) Network Security
1 6 (11.32%) SSL
2 3 (5.66%) SAN
2 3 (5.66%) WinSCP
3 2 (3.77%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) SMS
4 1 (1.89%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (11.32%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.66%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (54.72%) Jenkins
2 24 (45.28%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.77%) GitLab
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
4 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Junior
3 6 (11.32%) Junior DevOps
3 6 (11.32%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (9.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Backup Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (3.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (1.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (11.32%) LDAP
2 6 (11.32%) Software Packaging
2 6 (11.32%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.89%) LAMP
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (60.38%) Data Centre
2 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.09%) Private Cloud
4 6 (11.32%) DataPower
5 4 (7.55%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.77%) Clustering
6 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Linux
2 35 (66.04%) Windows
3 17 (32.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (24.53%) Unix
5 10 (18.87%) AIX
6 7 (13.21%) Solaris
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
8 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.89%) HPUX
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (84.91%) DevOps
2 42 (79.25%) Configuration Management
3 32 (60.38%) High Availability
3 32 (60.38%) Open Source
4 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (43.40%) BDD
5 23 (43.40%) Test Automation
6 19 (35.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (18.87%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (11.32%) Analytical Thinking
9 6 (11.32%) Coaching
9 6 (11.32%) Creative Thinking
9 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.32%) OO
9 6 (11.32%) Workflow
10 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (7.55%) Change Control
12 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
13 2 (3.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) Python
2 40 (75.47%) Java
3 38 (71.70%) Bash Shell
4 35 (66.04%) Ruby
5 33 (62.26%) C
5 33 (62.26%) C++
5 33 (62.26%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.32%) SQL
7 3 (5.66%) Korn
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.09%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.77%) Firmware
4 1 (1.89%) Samba
Systems Management
1 46 (86.79%) Puppet
2 40 (75.47%) Ansible
3 34 (64.15%) Nagios
4 27 (50.94%) Terraform
5 24 (45.28%) Packer
6 23 (43.40%) Kubernetes
7 15 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (11.32%) Forum Sentry
9 3 (5.66%) Backup Exec
9 3 (5.66%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
9 3 (5.66%) PureDisk
9 3 (5.66%) Simpana
9 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Grafana
10 2 (3.77%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) Splunk
2 34 (64.15%) New Relic
3 12 (22.64%) Oracle
4 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
4 10 (18.87%) Sun
5 9 (16.98%) IBM
6 8 (15.09%) Informatica
7 7 (13.21%) HP
8 6 (11.32%) Axway
8 6 (11.32%) Siebel
8 6 (11.32%) Veritas
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco
10 3 (5.66%) arcserve
10 3 (5.66%) CA
10 3 (5.66%) CommVault
10 3 (5.66%) EMC
10 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.66%) NetApp
10 3 (5.66%) SAP
10 3 (5.66%) Symantec