Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 52 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +4
Contract jobs citing Perl 24 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.88% 2.94% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.54% 7.09% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 17
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £413 £330 £410
90th Percentile £600 £573 £506
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £474 £425
% change year-on-year +2.90% +11.47% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00

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 281 494 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 33.73% 41.55% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 367 229
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £262
90th Percentile £596 £563 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.55% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
% change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 0 19 £550 +10.00% 1
Barnsley - 5 £425 -
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 23 (95.83%) Unix
2 19 (79.17%) Python
3 17 (70.83%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) Sybase
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (33.33%) Server Building
5 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 8 (33.33%) QA
5 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (33.33%) DB2
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (33.33%) SAN
5 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (29.17%) Banking
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (20.83%) SMS
8 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 5 (20.83%) Investment Management

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 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) DB2
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) DataStage
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Solaris Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Sybase DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 2 (8.33%) Replication
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Unix
2 17 (70.83%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (33.33%) Server Building
2 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Analytical Thinking
4 5 (20.83%) Investment Management
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
5 4 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 4 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Python
2 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
1 9 (37.50%) Sybase
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) CyberArk
3 1 (4.17%) Google