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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 60 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.82% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.22% 1.14% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
308 176 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 43.14% 33.40% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 112 97
Average daily rate £400 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.75 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.21% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.19 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £31.38 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 - 3 £375 - 1
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (73.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (53.33%) Python
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) Subversion
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
5 6 (40.00%) Perforce
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) C++/CLI
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) C++
5 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (40.00%) PHP
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (40.00%) WinDbg
5 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) IPv6
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SSDT
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
1 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (40.00%) WinDbg
1 6 (40.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Server Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Development Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (6.67%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (53.33%) Python
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) C++/CLI
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 5 (33.33%) Nagios
3 4 (26.67%) Icinga
3 4 (26.67%) Cacti
4 1 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (6.67%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Perforce
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (26.67%) CommVault
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco