Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 131 152
Rank change year-on-year -5 +21 -13
Contract jobs citing Perl 50 78 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.14% 1.42% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 3.28% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 43
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £410 £330 £363
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +8.11% -5.13% +11.43%

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 1652 2376 2379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.83% 43.39% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1621 1613
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £298 £283 £263
90th Percentile £531 £538 £513
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -25.68% -20.00%
10th Percentile £15.35 £12.95 £11.10
90th Percentile £41.70 £47.50 £46.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.23
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.74% +24.08%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +7 26 £450 +5.32% 2
South Yorkshire +5 24 £500 - 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 44 (88.00%) Python
2 32 (64.00%) Linux
3 26 (52.00%) Unix
4 23 (46.00%) Bash Shell
5 19 (38.00%) Configuration Management
6 15 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (26.00%) Ansible
8 12 (24.00%) DevOps
9 11 (22.00%) Red Hat
10 10 (20.00%) Puppet
10 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (20.00%) QA
10 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (18.00%) JIRA
11 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
11 9 (18.00%) Windows
11 9 (18.00%) Oracle
11 9 (18.00%) Sybase
11 9 (18.00%) Clustering
12 8 (16.00%) Docker
12 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
12 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (16.00%) Coaching
12 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (16.00%) Microservices
12 8 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (16.00%) Public Cloud

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 7 (14.00%) Confluence
1 7 (14.00%) nginx
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (12.00%) Slack
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) SAN
1 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) HTTP
3 5 (10.00%) SMS
4 4 (8.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) FTP
5 1 (2.00%) SMTP
5 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) DB2
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) DataStage
4 3 (6.00%) CouchDB
4 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) JIRA
3 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.00%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (16.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Implementation Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Integration Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Solaris Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Grails
1 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (6.00%) Spring
2 2 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Clustering
1 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) Linux
2 26 (52.00%) Unix
3 15 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (18.00%) Windows
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.00%) Solaris
7 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.00%) CentOS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Configuration Management
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.00%) DevOps
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (16.00%) Coaching
6 8 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (16.00%) Microservices
6 8 (16.00%) Server Building
6 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.00%) User Stories
7 7 (14.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (12.00%) High Availability
8 6 (12.00%) Static Code Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (88.00%) Python
2 23 (46.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.00%) Ruby
6 3 (6.00%) Groovy
6 3 (6.00%) Java
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) RHEV
2 2 (4.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Ansible
2 10 (20.00%) Puppet
3 7 (14.00%) Terraform
4 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.00%) Grafana
5 2 (4.00%) Graphite
6 1 (2.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) Sybase
3 8 (16.00%) Splunk
4 7 (14.00%) CA
5 2 (4.00%) New Relic
6 1 (2.00%) Capita
6 1 (2.00%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.00%) F5
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.00%) VMware