The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 13 3 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing Perl 14 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 11.20% 28.00% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.92% 42.42% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 0
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£313 £283 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Perl
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 66 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 59.20% 66.00% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 36 31
Average daily rate £306 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.81% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the Belfast region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 13 (72.22%) Maven
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
3 9 (50.00%) Sybase
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (50.00%) SQR
3 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Banking
3 9 (50.00%) Spring
3 9 (50.00%) Korn
3 9 (50.00%) C-shell
4 7 (38.89%) Spring Integration
4 7 (38.89%) Credit Risk
5 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (33.33%) MSBuild
5 6 (33.33%) AccuRev
5 6 (33.33%) Build Forge
5 6 (33.33%) CruiseControl
5 6 (33.33%) Subversion
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Perforce
5 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 6 (33.33%) VBScript
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Ant

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Maven
2 6 (33.33%) Build Forge
2 6 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 6 (33.33%) Ant
2 6 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 6 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 6 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Release Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (38.89%) Spring Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 9 (50.00%) SQR
1 9 (50.00%) Korn
1 9 (50.00%) C-shell
2 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (33.33%) VBScript
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Sybase
2 6 (33.33%) Perforce
2 6 (33.33%) AccuRev
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Reuters
4 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Real Time Recruitment
Rate: £0 per day
Posted: 27 days ago