Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 132 109
Rank change year-on-year +1 -23 +23
Contract jobs citing Perl 35 17 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.03% 0.61% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 1.33% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 55
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £420 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -2.21% +10.13%
10th Percentile £294 £375 £363
90th Percentile £619 £438 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 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 1,612 1,283 1,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 47.43% 45.95% 43.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,133 892 1,198
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.91% +12.14%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £288
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +13.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% +42.86% -55.63%
10th Percentile £33.00 £11.15 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.30 £21.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +6 34 £488 +16.07% 3
Huddersfield - 1 £425 - 1
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 34 (97.14%) Python
2 33 (94.29%) Configuration Management
3 21 (60.00%) CA
4 18 (51.43%) Splunk
5 16 (45.71%) Puppet
5 16 (45.71%) Shell Script
6 15 (42.86%) ITIL
7 14 (40.00%) Degree
7 14 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 13 (37.14%) Bash Shell
8 13 (37.14%) Linux
8 13 (37.14%) Ansible
9 11 (31.43%) DevOps
9 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
10 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (25.71%) Java
12 8 (22.86%) Microservices
13 7 (20.00%) Public Cloud
13 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
13 7 (20.00%) Clustering
13 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
13 7 (20.00%) nginx
13 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (17.14%) Confluence
14 6 (17.14%) JIRA
14 6 (17.14%) HTTP
14 6 (17.14%) Slack
14 6 (17.14%) Terraform
14 6 (17.14%) AWS CloudFormation

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 7 (20.00%) nginx
2 6 (17.14%) Confluence
3 5 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (17.14%) Slack
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (14.29%) IaaS
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.86%) SMS
2 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
1 3 (8.57%) Riak
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.14%) JIRA
3 6 (17.14%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Games
1 1 (2.86%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Implementation Specialist
2 9 (25.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (17.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Splunk Specialist
5 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Monitoring Specialist
6 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (11.43%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Python Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Splunk Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
1 7 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Configuration Management
2 15 (42.86%) ITIL
3 14 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (31.43%) DevOps
5 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.86%) Microservices
7 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (14.29%) Coaching
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (14.29%) Decision-Making
8 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.29%) Release Management
8 5 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) User Stories
9 4 (11.43%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.86%) High Availability
10 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.86%) SIEM
10 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) Python
2 16 (45.71%) Shell Script
3 13 (37.14%) Bash Shell
4 9 (25.71%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) PHP
6 4 (11.43%) Go
6 4 (11.43%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) Puppet
2 13 (37.14%) Ansible
3 6 (17.14%) Terraform
4 5 (14.29%) CFEngine
4 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (14.29%) Salt
5 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.86%) Marathon
5 1 (2.86%) Mesos
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) CA
2 18 (51.43%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.86%) ComArch
3 1 (2.86%) F5