Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 72 57
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 +1
Contract jobs citing Perl 19 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.98% 1.07% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.43% 2.71% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 22
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £424 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.19% -5.83% -10.00%
10th Percentile £395 £350 £413
90th Percentile £600 £552 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £443
% change year-on-year +1.19% -5.08% +4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 350 369 423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.38% 39.47% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 249 316
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £289 £263 £253
90th Percentile £573 £538 £594
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 6
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.12 £20.97 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% -1.32% -34.62%
10th Percentile £17.70 £13.76 £13.00
90th Percentile £58.88 £20.97 £24.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +77.78% +9.76% -41.43%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in South Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in South Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in South Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in South Yorkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Sheffield +11 16 £475 +12.09% 3
Barnsley - 2 £425 -
Doncaster - 1 £400 -
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 14 (73.68%) Unix
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
4 11 (57.89%) Python
5 10 (52.63%) Ansible
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle
6 9 (47.37%) SAN
7 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 7 (36.84%) Sybase
8 7 (36.84%) DB2
8 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
8 7 (36.84%) Puppet
8 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
8 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
8 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (36.84%) Delphix
9 6 (31.58%) Migration
9 6 (31.58%) SMS
10 5 (26.32%) Analytical Thinking
11 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (21.05%) Network Virtualisation
11 4 (21.05%) Data Transformation
11 4 (21.05%) DataStage
11 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
12 3 (15.79%) Middleware

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Mule
2 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) SMS
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
4 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) DB2
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) DataStage
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Automation Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Unix
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
3 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Analytical Thinking
5 4 (21.05%) Data Transformation
5 4 (21.05%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (10.53%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
2 11 (57.89%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Ansible
2 7 (36.84%) Puppet
3 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (10.53%) CFEngine
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Delphix
2 7 (36.84%) Sybase
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) CyberArk
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat