Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 45 59
Rank change year-on-year -26 +14 -11
Contract jobs citing Perl 12 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.29% 3.01% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 8.39% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 18
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £200 £413 £344
90th Percentile £510 £600 £554
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
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 383 298 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 41.32% 35.86% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 202 338
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £269 £325 £287
90th Percentile £550 £593 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 8
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £18.34
10th Percentile £15.03 - £13.56
90th Percentile £69.00 - £48.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -49.39% +162.30% -21.79%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 -12 9 £313 -43.18% 4
Barnsley -8 3 £450 +5.88%
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 5 (41.67%) Ansible
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
5 3 (25.00%) Docker
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared

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 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (8.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) CF BOSH
2 1 (8.33%) GoCD
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Author
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Author
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SFIA
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Rundeck
3 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (8.33%) SaltStack