The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 49 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Perl 10 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.72% 1.21% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 3.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate £625 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
247 229 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.59% 30.82% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 171 108
Average daily rate £400 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Perl
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 5 £550 +100.00% 1
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Java
3 17 (73.91%) C++
3 17 (73.91%) Windows
4 16 (69.57%) Python
5 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
6 12 (52.17%) Degree
7 11 (47.83%) Analytics
7 11 (47.83%) R
7 11 (47.83%) Big Data
7 11 (47.83%) HPCC
7 11 (47.83%) SAS
8 8 (34.78%) Web Services
9 7 (30.43%) Unix
9 7 (30.43%) C#
9 7 (30.43%) .NET
9 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (30.43%) Statistics
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
10 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
10 6 (26.09%) HTML
10 6 (26.09%) Change Management
10 6 (26.09%) Back Office
10 6 (26.09%) Migration
10 6 (26.09%) Network Design
11 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
11 5 (21.74%) SOA
11 5 (21.74%) LAN
11 5 (21.74%) WAN
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (47.83%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Big Data
1 11 (47.83%) HPCC
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (26.09%) Back Office
2 3 (13.04%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Data Scientist
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Architect
3 5 (21.74%) AWS Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Data Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Software Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Software Design Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Storage Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) spray
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Statistics
2 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (13.04%) Semantic Web
5 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Unix
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Network Design
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
3 5 (21.74%) SOA
3 5 (21.74%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) CMMI
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) C++
3 16 (69.57%) Python
4 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
5 11 (47.83%) R
6 7 (30.43%) C#
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
8 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.35%) Ruby
9 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Hyperic
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) VMware