Period
to 19 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 138 132
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing Perl 32 19 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.05% 0.59% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 1.36% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 43
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% +2.38%
10th Percentile £293 £320 £364
90th Percentile £587 £536 £558
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £474 £450
% change year-on-year +5.54% +5.28% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 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 1,266 1,394 1,736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.69% 43.27% 40.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 965 1,136
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.91%
10th Percentile £281 £285 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £531
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -22.86% -46.97%
10th Percentile £39.30 £11.10 £12.40
90th Percentile £40.70 £32.25 £33.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +162.30% -21.79% -40.00%

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 January 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 January 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 +34 32 £500 +17.65% 3
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 31 (96.88%) Python
2 28 (87.50%) Configuration Management
3 16 (50.00%) CA
3 16 (50.00%) Linux
4 15 (46.88%) Shell Script
4 15 (46.88%) Bash Shell
4 15 (46.88%) Splunk
5 14 (43.75%) DevOps
5 14 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (43.75%) ITIL
6 13 (40.63%) Degree
6 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
7 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (37.50%) Puppet
8 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (34.38%) Ansible
9 10 (31.25%) Docker
9 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
9 10 (31.25%) Coaching
9 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (31.25%) Public Cloud
9 10 (31.25%) Microservices
9 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
9 10 (31.25%) User Stories
9 10 (31.25%) nginx
9 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
9 10 (31.25%) Clustering
10 8 (25.00%) HTTP
10 8 (25.00%) JIRA
10 8 (25.00%) Confluence

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 (31.25%) nginx
2 8 (25.00%) Confluence
3 4 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 8 (25.00%) Slack
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Redis
2 1 (3.13%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.00%) JIRA
3 8 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.13%) Games
1 1 (3.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Senior DevOps
2 10 (31.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Implementation Specialist
6 4 (12.50%) Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Scripter
8 2 (6.25%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Network Specialist
8 2 (6.25%) Splunk Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Splunk Specialist
9 1 (3.13%) Monitoring Specialist
9 1 (3.13%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Clustering
1 10 (31.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 14 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (43.75%) DevOps
2 14 (43.75%) ITIL
3 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (31.25%) Coaching
4 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 10 (31.25%) Microservices
4 10 (31.25%) User Stories
5 8 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.13%) Release Management
7 1 (3.13%) Scrum
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) SFIA
7 1 (3.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Python
2 15 (46.88%) Bash Shell
2 15 (46.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
2 11 (34.38%) Ansible
3 8 (25.00%) Terraform
4 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.13%) Capistrano
5 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.13%) Marathon
5 1 (3.13%) Mesos
5 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) CA
2 15 (46.88%) Splunk
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.13%) Capita
5 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.13%) VMware