Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 153 163
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -34
Contract jobs citing Perl 24 48 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.98% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 2.15% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 17
Yorkshire median daily rate £468 £448 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +6.55% -6.67%
10th Percentile £383 £370 £410
90th Percentile £500 £574 £500
England median daily rate £510 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £43.96 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year +21.26% -10.49% +5.19%

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 1,710 2,229 1,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.63% 45.35% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,152 1,541 1,230
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% -
10th Percentile £305 £300 £285
90th Percentile £550 £538 £531
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £26.21 £33.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.77% -14.10% +151.61%
10th Percentile £15.20 £14.64 £20.75
90th Percentile £45.38 £45.05 £43.75
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.52 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.99% +3.79% +6.67%

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 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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
South Yorkshire -12 10 £438 +7.69%
West Yorkshire +1 7 £476 -2.31% 4
North Yorkshire +9 4 - - 1
Perl
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 22 (91.67%) Python
2 16 (66.67%) Puppet
3 15 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 15 (62.50%) Ansible
3 15 (62.50%) DevOps
3 15 (62.50%) SQL
4 14 (58.33%) Linux
5 12 (50.00%) Finance
6 11 (45.83%) Clustering
7 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
7 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (37.50%) GitHub
8 9 (37.50%) RESTful
8 9 (37.50%) AWS
8 9 (37.50%) Open Source
9 8 (33.33%) Blog
9 8 (33.33%) Java
9 8 (33.33%) Prototyping
10 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (29.17%) Swagger
10 7 (29.17%) IIS
10 7 (29.17%) ITIL
10 7 (29.17%) Publishing
10 7 (29.17%) IBM
10 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (29.17%) Data Management
10 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
11 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 6 (25.00%) VMware

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 (29.17%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 2 (8.33%) Mule
3 2 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) AWS
1 9 (37.50%) GitHub
2 4 (16.67%) GCP
2 4 (16.67%) Power Platform
3 1 (4.17%) Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) NAS
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) HTTP
3 3 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) Power BI
3 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) Hazelcast
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) MSTest
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.17%) Ant
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.17%) Gatling
5 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) Sublime Text
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Publishing
3 5 (20.83%) Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Social Science
5 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) RESTful
2 7 (29.17%) Swagger
3 4 (16.67%) D3.js
3 4 (16.67%) ggplot
3 4 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (8.33%) Middleware
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) EJB
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) J2SE
5 1 (4.17%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) SAML
5 1 (4.17%) Servlets
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Clustering
2 8 (33.33%) Blog
3 5 (20.83%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) Cyberattack
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Ubuntu
4 4 (16.67%) Unix
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 9 (37.50%) Open Source
4 8 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Data Management
5 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 6 (25.00%) Task Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) Data Science
7 4 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (16.67%) Kanban
7 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 4 (16.67%) Project Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Statistics
7 4 (16.67%) Time Management
7 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Python
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
5 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) C
6 4 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) Ruby
8 1 (4.17%) Groovy
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) Scala
8 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) AWS Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
1 4 (16.67%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
1 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) Puppet
2 15 (62.50%) Ansible
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (16.67%) SCCM
3 4 (16.67%) Terraform
4 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.17%) Grafana
5 1 (4.17%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (4.17%) Kibana
5 1 (4.17%) Salt
5 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) IBM
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) EMC
3 5 (20.83%) Google
3 5 (20.83%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Tableau
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Sybase
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (4.17%) Okta
6 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas
6 1 (4.17%) webMethods