Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 January 2020 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 126 143 125
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18 +30
Contract jobs citing Perl 29 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.91% 1.05% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 2.50% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 33
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £330 £295 £308
90th Percentile £604 £522 £600
England median daily rate £488 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £43.71 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.48% +9.27% -14.89%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,258 2,039 1,685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.61% 41.83% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 1,406 1,216
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £294 £283
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £480 £480 £475
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 45 24
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.11 £20.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% -49.39% +162.30%
10th Percentile £12.53 £15.00 £23.90
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Yorkshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Yorkshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +17 13 £540 +16.76% 3
South Yorkshire +23 12 £475 +11.76% 2
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 28 (96.55%) Python
2 21 (72.41%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (55.17%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Unix
5 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
6 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
7 12 (41.38%) AWS
7 12 (41.38%) Solaris
7 12 (41.38%) Kubernetes
7 12 (41.38%) Technical Leadership
8 9 (31.03%) Java
8 9 (31.03%) MongoDB
8 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
9 8 (27.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
9 8 (27.59%) Apache Hive
9 8 (27.59%) Data Architecture
9 8 (27.59%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (27.59%) Scala
9 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
9 8 (27.59%) Azure
9 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
9 8 (27.59%) Public Sector
9 8 (27.59%) Data Ingestion
9 8 (27.59%) Public Cloud
9 8 (27.59%) Kotlin
9 8 (27.59%) Flink
9 8 (27.59%) Microservices
9 8 (27.59%) Apache Spark
9 8 (27.59%) Hadoop YARN

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (27.59%) Apache Spark
1 8 (27.59%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) AWS
2 8 (27.59%) Amazon Kinesis
2 8 (27.59%) Azure
2 8 (27.59%) GCP
3 4 (13.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MongoDB
2 8 (27.59%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (27.59%) Apache Hive
2 8 (27.59%) Big Data
2 8 (27.59%) Flink
2 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
2 8 (27.59%) HBase
2 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (13.79%) CircleCI
2 4 (13.79%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (27.59%) Public Sector
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Solaris Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Big Data Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Data Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Unix Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Kafka
2 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) Public Cloud
3 7 (24.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Blog
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Unix
3 12 (41.38%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Technical Leadership
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 8 (27.59%) Analytics
3 8 (27.59%) Data Analytics
3 8 (27.59%) Data Architecture
3 8 (27.59%) Data Ingestion
3 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
3 8 (27.59%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (27.59%) Microservices
4 7 (24.14%) Co-Creation
4 7 (24.14%) Data Science
4 7 (24.14%) Data Strategy
5 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
6 5 (17.24%) Change Management
6 5 (17.24%) Decision-Making
6 5 (17.24%) DevOps
6 5 (17.24%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (13.79%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Python
2 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
3 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
4 9 (31.03%) Java
5 8 (27.59%) Go
5 8 (27.59%) Kotlin
5 8 (27.59%) Scala
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 5 (17.24%) Ruby
8 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) HDFS
2 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Kubernetes
2 8 (27.59%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (17.24%) Ansible
3 5 (17.24%) Puppet
4 4 (13.79%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (13.79%) Salt
4 4 (13.79%) Terraform
5 3 (10.34%) Grafana
5 3 (10.34%) Nagios
5 3 (10.34%) Prometheus
6 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Tableau
2 4 (13.79%) Splunk
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Huawei
4 1 (3.45%) Sun