Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 36 55
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19 +18
Contract jobs citing Perl 32 58 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.49% 6.29% 5.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.65% 18.18% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 88
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £478 £364 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.27% +11.30% -8.26%
10th Percentile £261 £305 £267
90th Percentile £535 £450 £445
North East median daily rate £478 £350 £323
% change year-on-year +36.43% +8.53% -11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £37.00
North East median hourly rate - - £37.00

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 370 319 981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.35% 34.60% 39.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 210 696
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.27% +7.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £504
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 36
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.15% +20.94%
10th Percentile £31.70 £19.90 £28.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.05 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £32.58
% change year-on-year -3.33% +38.13% +62.89%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 28 £490 +34.71% 3
Sunderland - 3 £215 -
South Shields - 1 £515 -
Perl
North East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 29 (90.63%) Linux
1 29 (90.63%) Puppet
1 29 (90.63%) DevOps
2 27 (84.38%) Python
2 27 (84.38%) Configuration Management
3 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 24 (75.00%) Ansible
4 23 (71.88%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (71.88%) Jenkins
4 23 (71.88%) Ruby
4 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (65.63%) Elastic Stack
6 20 (62.50%) Docker
7 19 (59.38%) Nagios
8 18 (56.25%) Test Automation
9 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (50.00%) Bash Shell
11 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
11 15 (46.88%) Java
12 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (40.63%) PowerShell
13 13 (40.63%) High Availability
13 13 (40.63%) Open Source
14 12 (37.50%) Splunk
15 11 (34.38%) Oracle
15 11 (34.38%) Maven
15 11 (34.38%) Sonatype Nexus
16 10 (31.25%) Deployment Automation
16 10 (31.25%) New Relic
16 10 (31.25%) Data Centre

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 10 (31.25%) Confluence
2 7 (21.88%) JBoss
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
4 4 (12.50%) nginx
5 3 (9.38%) Apache
5 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.25%) FileNet
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 23 (71.88%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (28.13%) Datadog
4 7 (21.88%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (9.38%) GitHub
5 3 (9.38%) Google Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) VLAN
3 5 (15.63%) SSL
4 4 (12.50%) HTTP
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.38%) LAN
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Jenkins
2 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (34.38%) Maven
3 11 (34.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (31.25%) JIRA
5 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
6 3 (9.38%) Ant
6 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
6 3 (9.38%) Gatling
6 3 (9.38%) Grunt
6 3 (9.38%) gulp
6 3 (9.38%) IntelliJ
6 3 (9.38%) JUnit
6 3 (9.38%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium
6 3 (9.38%) Sublime Text
7 2 (6.25%) GitLab
8 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
8 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (9.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Junior
3 3 (9.38%) Junior DevOps
3 3 (9.38%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) AWS Architect
5 1 (3.13%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (28.13%) YAML
3 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) EJB
3 3 (9.38%) Gherkin
3 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) HTML5
3 3 (9.38%) J2EE
3 3 (9.38%) J2SE
3 3 (9.38%) Java EE
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) Node.js
3 3 (9.38%) REST
3 3 (9.38%) Servlets
3 3 (9.38%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 9 (28.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (28.13%) User Experience
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) DataPower
4 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Linux
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Unix
5 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) DevOps
2 27 (84.38%) Configuration Management
3 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (56.25%) Test Automation
5 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (40.63%) High Availability
7 13 (40.63%) Open Source
8 10 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (31.25%) Deployment Automation
8 10 (31.25%) SOA
9 9 (28.13%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 9 (28.13%) Change Management
9 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 9 (28.13%) Kanban
9 9 (28.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (28.13%) Release Automation
9 9 (28.13%) Scrum
10 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 8 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Python
2 23 (71.88%) Ruby
3 16 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (46.88%) Java
5 13 (40.63%) PowerShell
6 10 (31.25%) C
6 10 (31.25%) C++
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (9.38%) C#
8 3 (9.38%) Groovy
8 3 (9.38%) Haskell
8 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
8 3 (9.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (90.63%) Puppet
2 24 (75.00%) Ansible
3 19 (59.38%) Nagios
4 9 (28.13%) Docker Swarm
4 9 (28.13%) ZABBIX
5 7 (21.88%) Terraform
6 6 (18.75%) Kubernetes
6 6 (18.75%) Packer
7 5 (15.63%) Grafana
8 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (9.38%) Kibana
9 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (6.25%) Forum Sentry
10 2 (6.25%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Splunk
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 10 (31.25%) New Relic
4 9 (28.13%) Riverbed
5 4 (12.50%) Informatica
6 3 (9.38%) Adobe
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Google
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.38%) webMethods
7 2 (6.25%) Axway
7 2 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) Siebel
7 2 (6.25%) Sun