Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 51 49
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 +8
Contract jobs citing Perl 6 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.70% 2.17% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 6.05% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 23
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £335 £413 £403
90th Percentile £453 £505 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £448 £425 £478
% change year-on-year +5.29% -10.99% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 369 281 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 43.16% 35.93% 44.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 189 369
South Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.22% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £268 £306 £294
90th Percentile £563 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £34.96 - £38.75
10th Percentile £22.42 - £13.83
90th Percentile £81.75 - £47.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £22.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +13.25% +46.67% -32.58%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +5 6 £413 -17.50% 5
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) CFEngine
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) CF BOSH
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan

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 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Mule
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CF BOSH
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Perl Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM