Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 19 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 45 62
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 +8
Contract jobs citing Perl 30 47 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.04% 5.04% 4.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.67% 15.26% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 65
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £490 £398 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.27% +15.55% +1.93%
10th Percentile £201 £305 £302
90th Percentile £530 £665 £452
North East median daily rate £490 £394 £340
% change year-on-year +24.44% +15.81% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £53.00
North East median hourly rate - - £53.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 391 308 833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 39.61% 33.05% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 217 616
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £449 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.25% +14.29% -13.04%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £274
90th Percentile £563 £577 £513
North East median daily rate £429 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +7.25% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 17
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -3.33% +59.57%
10th Percentile £37.25 £17.70 £30.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.66 £55.25
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% +92.31%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Perl in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Tyne and Wear

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 26 £495 +24.47% 4
Sunderland - 3 £215 -
South Shields - 1 £515 -
Perl
North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 24 (80.00%) Linux
1 24 (80.00%) Python
1 24 (80.00%) Puppet
1 24 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 24 (80.00%) Docker
1 24 (80.00%) DevOps
2 23 (76.67%) Configuration Management
3 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 20 (66.67%) Ansible
4 19 (63.33%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (63.33%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
5 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (56.67%) Ruby
5 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (53.33%) Test Automation
7 13 (43.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (43.33%) Maven
7 13 (43.33%) SOA
8 12 (40.00%) Kanban
8 12 (40.00%) JIRA
8 12 (40.00%) Scrum
8 12 (40.00%) Nagios
8 12 (40.00%) Change Management
8 12 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
8 12 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (40.00%) User Experience
8 12 (40.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 12 (40.00%) Riverbed

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 12 (40.00%) Confluence
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) JBoss
3 4 (13.33%) nginx
3 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (63.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (23.33%) iPaaS
4 4 (13.33%) GitHub
4 4 (13.33%) Google Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) HTTP
2 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 7 (23.33%) VLAN
4 4 (13.33%) SSL
4 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.00%) LAN
5 3 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) MongoDB
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (43.33%) Maven
3 13 (43.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (40.00%) JIRA
5 7 (23.33%) SonarQube
6 4 (13.33%) Ant
6 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
6 4 (13.33%) Gatling
6 4 (13.33%) Grunt
6 4 (13.33%) gulp
6 4 (13.33%) IntelliJ
6 4 (13.33%) JUnit
6 4 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (13.33%) Selenium
6 4 (13.33%) Sublime Text
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (3.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Scala Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
1 12 (40.00%) YAML
2 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) EJB
2 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
2 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 4 (13.33%) J2EE
2 4 (13.33%) J2SE
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) JSON
2 4 (13.33%) Node.js
2 4 (13.33%) Play Framework
2 4 (13.33%) REST
2 4 (13.33%) Servlets
2 4 (13.33%) SOAP
2 4 (13.33%) Spring
2 4 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 12 (40.00%) User Experience
2 7 (23.33%) Private Cloud
2 7 (23.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) CentOS
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (13.33%) Unix
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) DevOps
2 23 (76.67%) Configuration Management
3 19 (63.33%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (53.33%) Test Automation
6 13 (43.33%) SOA
7 12 (40.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 12 (40.00%) Change Management
7 12 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
7 12 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (40.00%) Kanban
7 12 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (40.00%) Release Automation
7 12 (40.00%) Scrum
8 11 (36.67%) Microservices
9 9 (30.00%) Task Automation
10 8 (26.67%) SDLC
11 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
11 7 (23.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Python
2 17 (56.67%) Ruby
3 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (13.33%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) Groovy
6 4 (13.33%) Haskell
6 4 (13.33%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.33%) Scala
7 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (80.00%) Puppet
2 20 (66.67%) Ansible
3 12 (40.00%) Docker Swarm
3 12 (40.00%) Nagios
3 12 (40.00%) ZABBIX
4 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
4 7 (23.33%) Terraform
5 4 (13.33%) Grafana
5 4 (13.33%) Kibana
6 3 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Adobe
3 4 (13.33%) Google
3 4 (13.33%) webMethods
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft