Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 83 92
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 -12
Contract jobs citing Perl 8 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.65% 2.05% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 3.58% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 7
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% -
10th Percentile £202 £375 £330
90th Percentile £365 £688 £400
South East median daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.19% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.84% -51.28% -3.70%
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +14.29%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 620 727 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.41% 57.20% 44.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 539 472
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £325 £286 £263
90th Percentile £577 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -20.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £32.50 £19.10 £15.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £46.45 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Oxfordshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Oxfordshire

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in Oxfordshire

Perl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perl 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 8 £350 -46.15% 2
Perl
South East

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 Oxfordshire 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 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 (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