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 3 months to 29 June 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 44 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10  
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 89 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.31% 6.63% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 19.14% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 59 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £445 £315 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.26% +18.86%  
10th Percentile £385 £246 £241
90th Percentile £466 £354 £280
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £445 £315 £265
% change year-on-year +41.26% +18.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.77% -  
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +52.77% -  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 108 465 193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.21% 34.65% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 781 300
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £320 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.09%  
10th Percentile £263 £235 £250
90th Percentile £500 £497 £540
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 52 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £51.42 £28.88 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.06% -9.76%  
10th Percentile £42.50 £28.00 £15.07
90th Percentile £55.00 £36.50 £33.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £51.42 £28.88 £32.00
% change year-on-year +78.06% -9.76%  

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 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 29 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Perl.

1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) VB
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) SUSE
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Korn
5 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (37.50%) PlateSpin
5 3 (37.50%) JBoss
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (37.50%) AIX
5 3 (37.50%) HPUX

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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) iPlanet
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) FCoE
2 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) AIX Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) HPUX
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) API Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) C-shell
4 3 (37.50%) Korn
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) KVM
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (25.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (25.00%) OpenView
3 1 (12.50%) MOM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) PlateSpin
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Sun
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Opsware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £490 per day DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Posted: Yesterday