The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 19 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Perl 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.97% 5.00% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 9.80% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£338 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +77.77%
Perl
Northern Ireland

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 51 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 54.46% 51.00% 61.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 104
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £363 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Perl Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Perl
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Belfast -3 3 £338 - 1
Perl
Northern Ireland

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) KDB
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Netcool
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (20.00%) Jython
4 1 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) e-Health
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (20.00%) Multicast
1 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) e-Health
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sun
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) NetQoS