Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 13 December 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
England > North East
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 35 55
Rank change year-on-year -42 +20 +33
Contract jobs citing Perl 25 68 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.91% 5.59% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.09% 17.26% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 52 85
North East median daily rate £495 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.01% +11.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £244 £301 £268
90th Percentile £538 £474 £445
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
North East median hourly rate - - £37.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% -7.50%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 491 394 1,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 37.45% 32.37% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 262 698
North East median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -9.09%
10th Percentile £287 £275 £260
90th Percentile £550 £543 £507
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 26
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.34% +57.69%
10th Percentile £25.68 £26.40 £20.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.70 £45.38
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £38.88
% change year-on-year +5.48% +2.89% +3.67%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in the North East

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Perl in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in the North East

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in the North East over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in the North East

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in the North East

Perl
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the North East region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -31 25 £495 +33.72% 7
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Perl.

1 22 (88.00%) Linux
1 22 (88.00%) Python
1 22 (88.00%) Puppet
1 22 (88.00%) DevOps
2 20 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (76.00%) Ansible
4 18 (72.00%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (72.00%) Ruby
5 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (64.00%) Docker
6 16 (64.00%) Elastic Stack
7 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
8 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
8 14 (56.00%) Nagios
9 13 (52.00%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (44.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 11 (44.00%) Maven
10 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
11 10 (40.00%) Confluence
11 10 (40.00%) JIRA
11 10 (40.00%) Firewall
11 10 (40.00%) SOA
11 10 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
12 9 (36.00%) Docker Swarm
12 9 (36.00%) Release Automation
12 9 (36.00%) Oracle
12 9 (36.00%) Change Management

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (40.00%) Confluence
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (20.00%) JBoss
4 4 (16.00%) nginx
5 3 (12.00%) Apache
5 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 18 (72.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (28.00%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (16.00%) Datadog
5 3 (12.00%) GitHub
5 3 (12.00%) Google Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) VLAN
3 4 (16.00%) HTTP
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.00%) LAN
4 3 (12.00%) SSL
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (44.00%) Maven
3 11 (44.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (40.00%) JIRA
5 3 (12.00%) Ant
5 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (12.00%) Gatling
5 3 (12.00%) Grunt
5 3 (12.00%) gulp
5 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (12.00%) JUnit
5 3 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (12.00%) Selenium
5 3 (12.00%) Sublime Text
6 2 (8.00%) GitLab
6 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
7 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Junior
3 3 (12.00%) Junior DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (36.00%) YAML
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) EJB
3 3 (12.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) J2EE
3 3 (12.00%) J2SE
3 3 (12.00%) Java EE
3 3 (12.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) JSON
3 3 (12.00%) Node.js
3 3 (12.00%) Play Framework
3 3 (12.00%) REST
3 3 (12.00%) Servlets
3 3 (12.00%) SOAP
3 3 (12.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 9 (36.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) DevOps
2 20 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (52.00%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (40.00%) SOA
7 9 (36.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 9 (36.00%) Change Management
7 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 9 (36.00%) Kanban
7 9 (36.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (36.00%) Release Automation
7 9 (36.00%) Scrum
8 8 (32.00%) High Availability
8 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
8 8 (32.00%) Open Source
8 8 (32.00%) SDLC
9 7 (28.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Python
2 18 (72.00%) Ruby
3 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) C
6 5 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (12.00%) C#
7 3 (12.00%) Groovy
7 3 (12.00%) Haskell
7 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (88.00%) Puppet
2 19 (76.00%) Ansible
3 14 (56.00%) Nagios
4 9 (36.00%) Docker Swarm
4 9 (36.00%) ZABBIX
5 5 (20.00%) Grafana
6 3 (12.00%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (12.00%) Kibana
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (12.00%) Terraform
7 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
7 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (8.00%) Packer
7 2 (8.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
1 9 (36.00%) Riverbed
2 7 (28.00%) Splunk
3 5 (20.00%) New Relic
4 3 (12.00%) Adobe
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Google
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) webMethods
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat