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 3 months to 26 June 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 53
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Contract jobs citing Perl 5 89 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.30% 6.33% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% 17.94% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 60 3
Median daily rate £450 £315 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +18.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £350 £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.77% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.38% +2.66%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 116 496 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.05% 35.25% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 316 152
Median daily rate £350 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -11.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 3
Median hourly rate £51.42 £29.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.29% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Perl as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 5 £450 +42.85% 3
Perl
North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Server Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) API Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Quality Management
1 4 (80.00%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (20.00%) MOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Techmahindra
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
IQUO
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago