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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 40 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7  
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.92% 1.36% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 2.37% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.38% +2.66%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 191 169 151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 58.41% 57.29% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 131 125
Median daily rate £430 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.66% -11.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Perl as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 June 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 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) WordPress
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Symfony
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS

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 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) Symfony
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) VMware