Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 56 74
Rank change year-on-year +22 +18 -2
Contract jobs citing Perl 60 121 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.54% 5.09% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 12.74% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 85 16
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £370 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% -8.77% +27.23%
10th Percentile £305 £264 £296
90th Percentile £457 £445 £588
North East median daily rate £363 £320 £363
% change year-on-year +13.28% -11.72% +29.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 5
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.33% -
North East median hourly rate - £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -1.33% -

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 320 950 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.86% 39.97% 37.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 679 376
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £265 £255 £263
90th Percentile £550 £506 £561
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 32 14
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £30.75 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.21% +16.04% -3.64%
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.34
90th Percentile £48.05 £42.40 £41.73
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.88 £19.75
% change year-on-year +55.84% +46.20% +29.51%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +22 60 £370 +13.85% 1
Perl
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 51 (85.00%) Oracle
2 49 (81.67%) Linux
3 43 (71.67%) Unix
4 39 (65.00%) Korn
5 35 (58.33%) Red Hat
6 34 (56.67%) WebLogic
6 34 (56.67%) Security Cleared
7 31 (51.67%) JBoss
8 29 (48.33%) SC Cleared
9 25 (41.67%) Windows
9 25 (41.67%) Sun
9 25 (41.67%) Firewall
10 23 (38.33%) DNS
10 23 (38.33%) LDAP
11 22 (36.67%) Solaris
11 22 (36.67%) SQL
11 22 (36.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (36.67%) DevOps
12 21 (35.00%) PL/SQL
12 21 (35.00%) AIX
13 20 (33.33%) Python
14 19 (31.67%) ITIL
15 18 (30.00%) HP
15 18 (30.00%) Bash Shell
16 17 (28.33%) High Availability
17 16 (26.67%) C-shell
17 16 (26.67%) Clustering
18 15 (25.00%) Shell Script
19 14 (23.33%) Veritas
19 14 (23.33%) Active Directory

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 34 (56.67%) WebLogic
2 31 (51.67%) JBoss
3 13 (21.67%) Apache
3 13 (21.67%) iPlanet
3 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
4 11 (18.33%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 5 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (6.67%) FileNet
6 4 (6.67%) MQSeries
6 4 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.67%) Confluence
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 7 (11.67%) SAP ERP
2 5 (8.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) Datadog
4 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (41.67%) Firewall
2 23 (38.33%) DNS
2 23 (38.33%) LDAP
3 14 (23.33%) OpenLDAP
3 14 (23.33%) SSH
3 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.00%) SAN
5 8 (13.33%) FCoE
5 8 (13.33%) iSCSI
6 6 (10.00%) WAN
7 5 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (8.33%) Network Security
7 5 (8.33%) SSL
8 4 (6.67%) NAS
9 2 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (6.67%) Maven
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) GitLab
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Unix Engineer
2 14 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Solaris Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) DBA
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared DBA
8 3 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Head of Delivery
8 3 (5.00%) Head of DevOps
8 3 (5.00%) HPUX Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) J2EE
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (8.33%) Software Packaging
3 5 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Clustering
2 13 (21.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) DataPower
4 3 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.33%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) Linux
2 43 (71.67%) Unix
3 25 (41.67%) Windows
4 22 (36.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (36.67%) Solaris
5 21 (35.00%) AIX
6 13 (21.67%) HPUX
6 13 (21.67%) SUSE
6 13 (21.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) DevOps
2 19 (31.67%) ITIL
3 17 (28.33%) High Availability
4 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
5 9 (15.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.67%) ERP
7 7 (11.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (11.67%) Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.00%) OO
9 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) Workflow
10 4 (6.67%) Change Control
10 4 (6.67%) Requirements Management
11 3 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) Korn
2 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 21 (35.00%) PL/SQL
4 20 (33.33%) Python
5 18 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 16 (26.67%) C-shell
7 15 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 7 (11.67%) Java
9 2 (3.33%) C
9 2 (3.33%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Ruby
9 2 (3.33%) VB
10 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) Security Cleared
2 29 (48.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 14 (23.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (23.33%) NFS
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (15.00%) Samba
4 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.67%) KVM
4 7 (11.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (11.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (8.33%) Docker
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Puppet
2 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.67%) Data Guard
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Forum Sentry
4 5 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (6.67%) OpenView
6 3 (5.00%) Ansible
7 2 (3.33%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.33%) Nagios
7 2 (3.33%) Packer
7 2 (3.33%) Terraform
8 1 (1.67%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.67%) PureDisk
8 1 (1.67%) SCOM
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) Oracle
2 35 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 25 (41.67%) Sun
4 18 (30.00%) HP
5 14 (23.33%) Veritas
6 12 (20.00%) Cisco
7 9 (15.00%) F5
8 8 (13.33%) SAP
9 7 (11.67%) IBM
9 7 (11.67%) PlateSpin
9 7 (11.67%) VMware
10 5 (8.33%) Axway
10 5 (8.33%) Informatica
10 5 (8.33%) Siebel
10 5 (8.33%) Sybase
11 4 (6.67%) Cognos
11 4 (6.67%) Opsware
12 2 (3.33%) Borland
12 2 (3.33%) Capita
12 2 (3.33%) Splunk