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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 52 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.26% 0.49% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.81% 1.65% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£290 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.16% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £378 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £398 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.70% +1.42%
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
210 121 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.12% 29.58% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 67 116
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.75 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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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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 -11 5 £350 -6.66% 2
Thame - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Subversion
4 5 (35.71%) RHCT
4 5 (35.71%) VLAN
4 5 (35.71%) CentOS
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) Nagios
4 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Scala
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) Puppet
7 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
7 2 (14.29%) Regular Expression
7 2 (14.29%) Shibboleth
7 2 (14.29%) Big Data
7 2 (14.29%) HDFS
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) C++

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google App Engine
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Impala
2 1 (7.14%) Sqoop
2 1 (7.14%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) PyUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) Regular Expression
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) XSL
2 2 (14.29%) ODBC
2 2 (14.29%) XHTML
2 2 (14.29%) RSS
2 2 (14.29%) Symfony
2 2 (14.29%) CakePHP
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) Scala
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) RHCT
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Shibboleth
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau