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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 34 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.13% 3.68% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 6.67% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Median daily rate £319 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.04% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £491 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £550 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%

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
174 150 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 53.05% 55.15% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 133 98
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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
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 20 February 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Release Management
3 6 (42.86%) XPath
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (42.86%) Drupal
3 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) XSLT
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) XML Schema
3 6 (42.86%) RDF
3 6 (42.86%) SilverStripe
3 6 (42.86%) Secure Coding
4 5 (35.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Laravel
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Symfony
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Network Design
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) SaaS
6 3 (21.43%) Puppet
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services

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 6 (42.86%) Drupal
1 6 (42.86%) SilverStripe
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.14%) GeoServer
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Perch
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
2 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SaaS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
1 6 (42.86%) XML Schema
1 6 (42.86%) XSLT
2 5 (35.71%) Laravel
2 5 (35.71%) Symfony
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) Google Maps API
6 1 (7.14%) LAMP
6 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (7.14%) MCollective
6 1 (7.14%) OpenLayers
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) RDF
1 6 (42.86%) Release Management
1 6 (42.86%) Secure Coding
2 5 (35.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Network Design
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Server Building
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) XPath
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Postfix
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle