Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 53 72
Rank change year-on-year +19 +19 -6
Contract jobs citing Perl 58 122 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.77% 5.45% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.66% 13.63% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 86 14
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £364 £327 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.30% -21.95% +36.18%
10th Percentile £305 £265 £293
90th Percentile £450 £445 £588
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £364 £327 £356
% change year-on-year +11.30% -8.26% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.33% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -1.33% -

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 295 895 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.42% 39.96% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 646 348
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -14.63% +15.49%
10th Percentile £275 £253 £275
90th Percentile £550 £511 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 32 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £42.50 £32.66 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.15% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.33
90th Percentile £48.05 £42.40 £42.58
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £32.58 £27.00
% change year-on-year +30.46% +20.66% -1.82%

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 November 2017.

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 November 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 49 (84.48%) Oracle
2 47 (81.03%) Linux
3 43 (74.14%) Unix
4 39 (67.24%) Korn
5 34 (58.62%) Security Cleared
5 34 (58.62%) WebLogic
5 34 (58.62%) Red Hat
6 31 (53.45%) JBoss
7 29 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 25 (43.10%) Firewall
8 25 (43.10%) Sun
9 23 (39.66%) DNS
9 23 (39.66%) LDAP
9 23 (39.66%) Windows
10 22 (37.93%) SQL
10 22 (37.93%) Solaris
11 21 (36.21%) PL/SQL
11 21 (36.21%) AIX
11 21 (36.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (34.48%) DevOps
13 19 (32.76%) ITIL
14 18 (31.03%) Python
14 18 (31.03%) HP
14 18 (31.03%) Bash Shell
15 17 (29.31%) High Availability
16 16 (27.59%) C-shell
16 16 (27.59%) Clustering
17 15 (25.86%) Shell Script
18 14 (24.14%) Veritas
18 14 (24.14%) NFS

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 34 (58.62%) WebLogic
2 31 (53.45%) JBoss
3 13 (22.41%) Apache
3 13 (22.41%) iPlanet
3 13 (22.41%) Tomcat
4 11 (18.97%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
5 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (6.90%) FileNet
6 4 (6.90%) MQSeries
6 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
6 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 7 (12.07%) SAP ERP
2 5 (8.62%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.10%) Firewall
2 23 (39.66%) DNS
2 23 (39.66%) LDAP
3 14 (24.14%) OpenLDAP
3 14 (24.14%) SSH
3 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.52%) SAN
5 8 (13.79%) FCoE
5 8 (13.79%) iSCSI
6 6 (10.34%) WAN
7 5 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (8.62%) Network Security
7 5 (8.62%) SSL
8 4 (6.90%) NAS
9 2 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (8.62%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
3 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Unix Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Solaris Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) DBA
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (10.34%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared DBA
8 3 (5.17%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) HPUX Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) DevOps Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Head of Delivery
9 2 (3.45%) Head of DevOps
9 2 (3.45%) Lead DevOps
9 2 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) J2EE
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (8.62%) Software Packaging
3 5 (8.62%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Clustering
2 13 (22.41%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) DataPower
4 3 (5.17%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 47 (81.03%) Linux
2 43 (74.14%) Unix
3 23 (39.66%) Windows
4 22 (37.93%) Solaris
5 21 (36.21%) AIX
5 21 (36.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (22.41%) HPUX
6 13 (22.41%) SUSE
6 13 (22.41%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) DevOps
2 19 (32.76%) ITIL
3 17 (29.31%) High Availability
4 13 (22.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
5 9 (15.52%) Load Balancing
6 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.07%) ERP
6 7 (12.07%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.07%) Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (10.34%) OO
8 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) Workflow
9 4 (6.90%) Change Control
9 4 (6.90%) Requirements Management
10 2 (3.45%) Migration
10 2 (3.45%) Network Design
10 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) Korn
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 21 (36.21%) PL/SQL
4 18 (31.03%) Bash Shell
4 18 (31.03%) Python
5 16 (27.59%) C-shell
6 15 (25.86%) Shell Script
7 7 (12.07%) Java
8 2 (3.45%) C
8 2 (3.45%) C++
8 2 (3.45%) Ruby
8 2 (3.45%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 29 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
1 14 (24.14%) NFS
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (15.52%) Samba
3 9 (15.52%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.07%) KVM
4 7 (12.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (12.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.90%) Docker
6 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Puppet
2 8 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (12.07%) Data Guard
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Forum Sentry
4 5 (8.62%) NetBackup
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (6.90%) OpenView
6 3 (5.17%) Ansible
7 2 (3.45%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (3.45%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.45%) Nagios
7 2 (3.45%) Packer
7 2 (3.45%) Terraform
8 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.72%) MOM
8 1 (1.72%) SCOM
8 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 49 (84.48%) Oracle
2 34 (58.62%) Red Hat
3 25 (43.10%) Sun
4 18 (31.03%) HP
5 14 (24.14%) Veritas
6 12 (20.69%) Cisco
7 9 (15.52%) F5
8 8 (13.79%) SAP
9 7 (12.07%) IBM
9 7 (12.07%) PlateSpin
9 7 (12.07%) VMware
10 5 (8.62%) Axway
10 5 (8.62%) Informatica
10 5 (8.62%) Siebel
10 5 (8.62%) Sybase
11 4 (6.90%) Cognos
11 4 (6.90%) Opsware
12 2 (3.45%) Borland
12 2 (3.45%) New Relic
12 2 (3.45%) Splunk