The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.81% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £381 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.60% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Perl
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 68 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 49.33% 31.19% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 45 41
Average daily rate £403 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Oxford region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware