The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 33 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.46% 1.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.01% 4.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £525 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
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
133 149 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 48.54% 39.42% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 123 50
Median daily rate £400 £408 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +35.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 May 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) Bash Shell
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) C++
4 9 (64.29%) SAS
4 9 (64.29%) Analytics
4 9 (64.29%) R
4 9 (64.29%) Big Data
4 9 (64.29%) HPCC
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Statistics
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) Publishing
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (21.43%) Semantic Web
9 2 (14.29%) Back Office
9 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (14.29%) Migration
9 2 (14.29%) Unix
9 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 2 (14.29%) Network Design
10 1 (7.14%) spray
10 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
10 1 (7.14%) MapReduce

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 9 (64.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Big Data
1 9 (64.29%) HPCC
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Data Scientist
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Perl Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Statistics
2 3 (21.43%) Semantic Web
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Secure Coding
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) R
4 3 (21.43%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Hyperic
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.14%) VMware