Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Perl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perl over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Perl
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 74 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -16
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.10% 1.39% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.01% 2.29% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Oxford median daily rate £350 £650 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +73.33% -
10th Percentile £202 £370 £363
90th Percentile £365 £688 £388
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +136.84% -51.28% -3.70%

Perl is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 398 436 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 54.52% 60.72% 48.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 343 271
Oxford median daily rate £450 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £313 £234 £260
90th Percentile £575 £536 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 17
Oxford median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -28.00% +129.89%
10th Percentile £32.50 £17.78 £20.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £48.75 £55.30
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -20.00% +100.00%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Perl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Oxford

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Perl in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Oxford

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Oxford

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Perl.

1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony
3 2 (25.00%) Drupal
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) WordPress
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (25.00%) Drupal
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HSRP
1 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (12.50%) IPsec
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) VRRP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Perl Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ASIC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ASIC Verification Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (12.50%) Catalyst
3 1 (12.50%) DBIx::Class
3 1 (12.50%) Moose
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) ASIC
1 1 (12.50%) ASIC Verification
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) OpenBSD
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds