Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 19 August 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 140 134
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +11
Contract jobs citing Perl 33 14 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.98% 0.49% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.01% 1.13% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 27
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £420 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -2.21% +8.73%
10th Percentile £409 £410 £325
90th Percentile £576 £438 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £445 £420 £440
% change year-on-year +5.95% -4.55% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,644 1,242 1,838
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 48.83% 43.67% 45.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,149 913 1,299
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £538 £537 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 10
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.24 £38.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.99% +171.43% -60.00%
10th Percentile £13.64 £17.81 £12.38
90th Percentile £42.58 £41.75 £16.46
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £39.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -14.10% +151.61% -55.71%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in West Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Perl in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in West Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in West Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in West Yorkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Leeds 0 27 £488 +16.07% 6
Huddersfield - 1 £425 -
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 28 (84.85%) Python
2 21 (63.64%) Linux
3 20 (60.61%) Java
3 20 (60.61%) Configuration Management
4 19 (57.58%) Puppet
5 18 (54.55%) DevOps
6 15 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
7 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
7 14 (42.42%) Ansible
8 12 (36.36%) Microservices
8 12 (36.36%) HTTP
9 11 (33.33%) Ruby
9 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 10 (30.30%) nginx
10 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (30.30%) Docker
11 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
11 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
12 8 (24.24%) Node.js
12 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (24.24%) PaaS
12 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (24.24%) IaaS
13 7 (21.21%) Terraform
13 7 (21.21%) Unix
13 7 (21.21%) Windows
13 7 (21.21%) C#

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 10 (30.30%) nginx
2 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
4 4 (12.12%) Confluence
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (24.24%) IaaS
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (24.24%) PaaS
3 6 (18.18%) Google Analytics
4 5 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (12.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (12.12%) Slack
6 3 (9.09%) SaaS
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) HTTP
2 6 (18.18%) SSL
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.03%) SMS
3 1 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.18%) Ant
3 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 6 (18.18%) Gatling
3 6 (18.18%) IntelliJ
3 6 (18.18%) JIRA
3 6 (18.18%) Selenium
4 5 (15.15%) SonarQube
5 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (6.06%) ProC
7 1 (3.03%) Grunt
7 1 (3.03%) gulp
7 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (3.03%) Sublime Text
7 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Scala Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Python Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Implementation Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Node.js
2 6 (18.18%) Gherkin
2 6 (18.18%) Servlets
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
3 5 (15.15%) JSON
3 5 (15.15%) Play Framework
3 5 (15.15%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE
5 2 (6.06%) Middleware
5 2 (6.06%) OC4J
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Core
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 4 (12.12%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Unix
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.03%) CentOS
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Configuration Management
2 18 (54.55%) DevOps
3 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (36.36%) Microservices
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.18%) Analytics
6 6 (18.18%) Open Source
6 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.15%) Release Management
7 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
8 4 (12.12%) ETL
8 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
9 3 (9.09%) Coaching
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (9.09%) Decision-Making
9 3 (9.09%) ITIL
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
9 3 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Python
2 20 (60.61%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 11 (33.33%) Ruby
6 7 (21.21%) C#
7 6 (18.18%) Groovy
7 6 (18.18%) Haskell
7 6 (18.18%) Scala
8 5 (15.15%) Go
8 5 (15.15%) PHP
9 4 (12.12%) SQL
10 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
10 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
11 2 (6.06%) C
11 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
12 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) Puppet
2 14 (42.42%) Ansible
3 7 (21.21%) Terraform
4 6 (18.18%) Grafana
4 6 (18.18%) Kibana
5 5 (15.15%) CFEngine
5 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (15.15%) Salt
6 3 (9.09%) Control-M
7 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
7 2 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Google
2 5 (15.15%) Adobe
3 4 (12.12%) CA
4 3 (9.09%) Axway
4 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) IBM Sterling
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 3 (9.09%) Splunk
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) BMC
6 1 (3.03%) ComArch
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) VMware