Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 150 124
Rank change year-on-year +26 -26 +30
Contract jobs citing Perl 57 50 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.29% 1.01% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 2.40% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 72
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £332 £372
90th Percentile £600 £561 £550
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.89% +17.50% +14.29%

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 1,676 2,080 2,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.94% 42.11% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,219 1,422 1,528
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £297 £281 £269
90th Percentile £538 £538 £530
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 34
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.30% -21.79% -40.00%
10th Percentile £22.85 £12.51 £11.78
90th Percentile £43.75 £44.88 £40.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 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
West Yorkshire +15 32 £500 +17.65% 1
South Yorkshire +20 25 £488 -2.50%
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 50 (87.72%) Python
2 34 (59.65%) Linux
3 30 (52.63%) Configuration Management
4 27 (47.37%) Unix
5 23 (40.35%) Bash Shell
6 17 (29.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (28.07%) CA
7 16 (28.07%) Ansible
8 15 (26.32%) Shell Script
8 15 (26.32%) Splunk
9 14 (24.56%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (24.56%) Puppet
9 14 (24.56%) ITIL
9 14 (24.56%) DevOps
10 13 (22.81%) Clustering
10 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
10 13 (22.81%) Degree
11 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (17.54%) Load Balancing
12 10 (17.54%) nginx
12 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
12 10 (17.54%) User Stories
12 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (17.54%) Microservices
12 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
12 10 (17.54%) Coaching
12 10 (17.54%) Docker
12 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (17.54%) Public Cloud
13 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

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 10 (17.54%) nginx
2 9 (15.79%) Confluence
3 4 (7.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) AWS CloudFormation
1 8 (14.04%) Slack
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) G Suite
3 1 (1.75%) IaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) HTTP
1 8 (14.04%) SAN
1 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) SMS
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) DB2
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) DataStage
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Redis
4 1 (1.75%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.04%) JIRA
3 8 (14.04%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Consultant
2 13 (22.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (17.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Administrator
5 5 (8.77%) Implementation Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Solaris Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Tester
7 3 (5.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) LAMP
2 1 (1.75%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) Node.js
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Clustering
2 10 (17.54%) Public Cloud
3 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) iSeries
6 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (59.65%) Linux
2 27 (47.37%) Unix
3 17 (29.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (15.79%) Windows
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Configuration Management
2 14 (24.56%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (24.56%) DevOps
2 14 (24.56%) ITIL
3 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.54%) Coaching
4 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (17.54%) Load Balancing
4 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
4 10 (17.54%) Microservices
4 10 (17.54%) User Stories
5 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (14.04%) Server Building
6 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
6 8 (14.04%) Static Code Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.53%) Analytical Thinking
9 5 (8.77%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 50 (87.72%) Python
2 23 (40.35%) Bash Shell
3 15 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
6 2 (3.51%) Ruby
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) RHEV
2 2 (3.51%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Ansible
2 14 (24.56%) Puppet
3 8 (14.04%) Terraform
4 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.75%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.75%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.75%) Marathon
5 1 (1.75%) Mesos
5 1 (1.75%) Salt
5 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) CA
2 15 (26.32%) Splunk
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 9 (15.79%) Sybase
4 2 (3.51%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.75%) Capita
5 1 (1.75%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.75%) VMware