The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 65 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Perl 18 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.59% 1.02% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 2.41% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
399 290 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.49% 42.46% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 237 149
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £55.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 7 - - 2
Oxford -12 5 £438 +16.66% 2
Kidlington - 1 £425 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Perl.

1 18 (62.07%) Python
2 17 (58.62%) .NET
3 16 (55.17%) C#
3 16 (55.17%) Linux
4 13 (44.83%) PHP
5 12 (41.38%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
6 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
7 9 (31.03%) Puppet
7 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) C++
8 8 (27.59%) HTML
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle
8 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 8 (27.59%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (27.59%) Project Management
8 8 (27.59%) Migration
9 7 (24.14%) Ruby
9 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
9 7 (24.14%) High Availability
9 7 (24.14%) Apex Code
9 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (24.14%) Regression Testing
9 7 (24.14%) Middleware
9 7 (24.14%) Sophos
9 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
9 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) nginx
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) SSDT
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) MSBuild
2 2 (6.90%) NuGet
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.90%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (20.69%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Administrator
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (27.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Technical Architect
5 5 (17.24%) AWS Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Network Design Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Software Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Software Design Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Storage Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 7 (24.14%) Middleware
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) LAMP
4 2 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (6.90%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) MCollective
5 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.69%) Unix
5 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
6 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Migration
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) High Availability
3 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Line Management
3 7 (24.14%) Regression Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 6 (20.69%) Network Design
5 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
5 5 (17.24%) SOA
5 5 (17.24%) Time Management
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Python
2 16 (55.17%) C#
3 13 (44.83%) PHP
4 12 (41.38%) Java
5 9 (31.03%) C++
6 7 (24.14%) Apex Code
6 7 (24.14%) Ruby
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (6.90%) C++/CLI
9 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
10 1 (3.45%) C
10 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.45%) VB
10 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) Postfix
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Puppet
2 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 6 (20.69%) Ansible
3 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.90%) SCCM
5 1 (3.45%) Hyperic
5 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (24.14%) Sophos
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Perforce
6 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) SAP