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 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 57 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.12% 0.20% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 0.68% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +4.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +88.88%
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
238 148 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.38% 30.27% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 89 69
Average daily rate £365 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £37.50 £14.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 31 March 2015. 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
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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 - 6 £275 - 2
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (38.89%) PHP
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Subversion
6 5 (27.78%) RHCT
6 5 (27.78%) VLAN
6 5 (27.78%) CentOS
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
6 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
6 5 (27.78%) Nagios
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (16.67%) Scala
7 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Network Security
7 3 (16.67%) Puppet
8 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
8 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
8 2 (11.11%) Big Data
8 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
8 2 (11.11%) Grunt
8 2 (11.11%) Drupal

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 5 (27.78%) VLAN
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Sqoop
2 1 (5.56%) Impala
2 1 (5.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 2 (11.11%) Grunt
2 2 (11.11%) Bower
3 1 (5.56%) PyUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
1 2 (11.11%) JSON
1 2 (11.11%) RESTful
1 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) CentOS
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Kanban
5 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (11.11%) B2B
5 2 (11.11%) CRUD
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Test Management
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) PHP
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) RHCT
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Snort
1 2 (11.11%) HDFS
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau