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 3 months to 24 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 90 104
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14  
Contract jobs citing Perl 4 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.30% 1.24% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 2.80% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 4
Median daily rate £420 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +12.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 647 894 873
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 48.32% 44.21% 42.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 636 563
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 11
Median hourly rate £37.00 £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +184.61% -67.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Leeds +2 4 £420 -1.17% 1
Perl
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Unix
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 4 (33.33%) Grails
5 4 (33.33%) Groovy
5 4 (33.33%) CouchDB
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (33.33%) Couchbase
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
6 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Juniper
7 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
7 2 (16.67%) xDSL

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 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) BGP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (16.67%) IPsec
2 2 (16.67%) IPv4
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) OSPF
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) xDSL
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 4 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
2 1 (8.33%) WatiN
2 1 (8.33%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Grails
1 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Groovy
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (16.67%) F5
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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