Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 75 47
Rank change year-on-year +21 -28 +13
Contract jobs citing Perl 45 40 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.60% 3.30% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.60% 8.10% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 45
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +25.00% +7.87%
10th Percentile £263 £303 £256
90th Percentile £665 £425 £348
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -2.67% +25.00% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £54.25 -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £54.25 -

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 331 494 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.84% 40.76% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 357 357
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £260 £288 £260
90th Percentile £577 £525 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +110.26% +26.11%
10th Percentile £29.95 £19.98 £14.39
90th Percentile £44.00 £55.25 £28.68
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +110.26% -38.10%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 43 (95.56%) Linux
2 35 (77.78%) DevOps
3 34 (75.56%) Puppet
4 31 (68.89%) Windows
5 30 (66.67%) Python
6 27 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (60.00%) Configuration Management
7 23 (51.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 23 (51.11%) Bash Shell
7 23 (51.11%) Ansible
8 22 (48.89%) Jenkins
9 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
9 21 (46.67%) Java
10 20 (44.44%) Docker
11 19 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (40.00%) Splunk
12 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (40.00%) Ruby
12 18 (40.00%) Nagios
12 18 (40.00%) New Relic
13 17 (37.78%) Datadog
13 17 (37.78%) C
13 17 (37.78%) C++
14 16 (35.56%) Oracle
14 16 (35.56%) Open Source
15 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
15 15 (33.33%) Terraform
16 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
16 14 (31.11%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (31.11%) High Availability

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 6 (13.33%) JBoss
1 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.11%) Confluence
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (8.89%) FileNet
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.67%) nginx
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 27 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (51.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (37.78%) Datadog
4 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.67%) Slack
5 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) X.500
2 4 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 4 (8.89%) SSL
3 3 (6.67%) HTTP
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
3 3 (6.67%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) WinSCP
4 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.67%) SAP HANA
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (48.89%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.67%) TeamCity
3 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.56%) Maven
4 7 (15.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (15.56%) Subversion
5 5 (11.11%) JIRA
6 3 (6.67%) SonarQube
6 3 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (4.44%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
3 6 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Head of Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) Head of DevOps
4 5 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Backup Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior
6 3 (6.67%) Junior DevOps
6 3 (6.67%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (15.56%) Middleware
3 4 (8.89%) LDAP
3 4 (8.89%) Software Packaging
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.33%) Public Cloud
4 5 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 4 (8.89%) DataPower
6 3 (6.67%) Clustering
7 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Linux
2 31 (68.89%) Windows
3 19 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (31.11%) Unix
5 9 (20.00%) Solaris
6 8 (17.78%) AIX
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
7 6 (13.33%) HPUX
8 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) DevOps
2 27 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (35.56%) Open Source
5 14 (31.11%) High Availability
5 14 (31.11%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
6 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
7 10 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (20.00%) BDD
8 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (15.56%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (13.33%) Coaching
10 6 (13.33%) Migration
11 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.11%) Decision-Making
11 5 (11.11%) Microservices
11 5 (11.11%) User Stories
12 4 (8.89%) Analytical Thinking
12 4 (8.89%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Python
2 23 (51.11%) Bash Shell
3 21 (46.67%) Java
4 18 (40.00%) Ruby
5 17 (37.78%) C
5 17 (37.78%) C++
6 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
8 5 (11.11%) SQL
9 2 (4.44%) Korn
10 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) Docker
2 6 (13.33%) Samba
3 5 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (75.56%) Puppet
2 23 (51.11%) Ansible
3 18 (40.00%) Nagios
4 15 (33.33%) Terraform
5 12 (26.67%) Packer
6 11 (24.44%) Kubernetes
6 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (8.89%) Forum Sentry
8 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
8 3 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
8 3 (6.67%) PureDisk
8 3 (6.67%) Simpana
8 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) New Relic
1 18 (40.00%) Splunk
2 16 (35.56%) Oracle
3 13 (28.89%) Sun
4 11 (24.44%) HP
4 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
5 8 (17.78%) Cisco
6 7 (15.56%) IBM
7 4 (8.89%) Axway
7 4 (8.89%) Informatica
7 4 (8.89%) Siebel
8 3 (6.67%) arcserve
8 3 (6.67%) Brocade
8 3 (6.67%) CA
8 3 (6.67%) Capita
8 3 (6.67%) CommVault
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.67%) NetApp
8 3 (6.67%) Symantec
8 3 (6.67%) Veritas