Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 61 73
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 46 92 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.06% 4.85% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.75% 11.62% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 64 20
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £398 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -4.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £305 £302 £288
90th Percentile £665 £453 £588
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £398 £345 £338
% change year-on-year +15.38% +2.07% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £53.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.68% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £53.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year - +31.68% -

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 292 792 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.12% 41.73% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 599 379
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -14.63% +14.19%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £286
90th Percentile £579 £513 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 15
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £36.25 £38.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +49.04% -5.45%
10th Percentile £17.70 £33.66 £14.60
90th Percentile £47.66 £55.25 £41.30
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +59.57% -21.67%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 37 (80.43%) Linux
2 29 (63.04%) Oracle
3 26 (56.52%) Python
4 25 (54.35%) Security Cleared
5 24 (52.17%) Unix
6 22 (47.83%) DevOps
7 21 (45.65%) Korn
8 19 (41.30%) Windows
9 17 (36.96%) Solaris
9 17 (36.96%) SC Cleared
10 16 (34.78%) Sun
11 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (32.61%) Puppet
12 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
13 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (26.09%) WebLogic
13 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
13 12 (26.09%) Bash Shell
13 12 (26.09%) Virtual Machines
14 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
14 11 (23.91%) JBoss
14 11 (23.91%) Firewall
14 11 (23.91%) HP
15 10 (21.74%) Clustering
15 10 (21.74%) Shell Script
15 10 (21.74%) Samba
15 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
15 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (19.57%) High Availability
16 9 (19.57%) Docker

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 12 (26.09%) WebLogic
2 11 (23.91%) JBoss
3 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.70%) Confluence
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 3 (6.52%) Apache
5 3 (6.52%) iPlanet
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.35%) nginx
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.17%) FileNet
7 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.35%) Datadog
3 2 (4.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Firewall
2 9 (19.57%) DNS
3 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.70%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (8.70%) SSH
4 4 (8.70%) WAN
4 4 (8.70%) X.500
5 2 (4.35%) FCoE
5 2 (4.35%) HTTP
5 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.70%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
4 7 (15.22%) Subversion
5 4 (8.70%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) GitLab
6 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Unix Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) DBA
3 6 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (10.87%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Head of Delivery
4 5 (10.87%) Head of DevOps
4 5 (10.87%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (10.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (10.87%) Solaris Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared DBA
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Middleware
2 6 (13.04%) LDAP
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (6.52%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Linux
2 24 (52.17%) Unix
3 19 (41.30%) Windows
4 17 (36.96%) Solaris
5 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (17.39%) HPUX
7 7 (15.22%) AIX
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
9 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
10 3 (6.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) DevOps
2 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
3 9 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (19.57%) High Availability
3 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) ERP
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Coaching
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Microservices
7 4 (8.70%) User Stories
8 3 (6.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.35%) SDLC
9 2 (4.35%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) Python
2 21 (45.65%) Korn
3 12 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
5 10 (21.74%) Shell Script
6 7 (15.22%) SQL
7 6 (13.04%) C-shell
8 3 (6.52%) Java
9 2 (4.35%) C
9 2 (4.35%) C++
9 2 (4.35%) Ruby
10 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.96%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (21.74%) Samba
3 9 (19.57%) Docker
4 7 (15.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
6 4 (8.70%) NFS
7 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.17%) KVM
7 1 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) Puppet
2 7 (15.22%) Ansible
3 6 (13.04%) Data Guard
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (8.70%) Terraform
5 3 (6.52%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.35%) Nagios
6 2 (4.35%) Packer
6 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.17%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (2.17%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (2.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) Sun
3 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
4 11 (23.91%) HP
5 8 (17.39%) Veritas
6 7 (15.22%) Cisco
6 7 (15.22%) SAP
7 4 (8.70%) Sybase
8 3 (6.52%) F5
9 2 (4.35%) Capita
9 2 (4.35%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) New Relic
9 2 (4.35%) Splunk
10 1 (2.17%) Axway
10 1 (2.17%) Borland
10 1 (2.17%) Informatica
10 1 (2.17%) Opsware
10 1 (2.17%) PlateSpin
10 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
10 1 (2.17%) VMware