Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 22 October 2018 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
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 65 30
Contract jobs citing Perl 0 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast - 3.56% 3.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.68% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 6
Belfast median daily rate - £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.00% +114.29%
County Antrim median daily rate - £525 £375
% change year-on-year - +40.00% +114.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Belfast median hourly rate - - £46.50
County Antrim median hourly rate - - £46.50

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 Belfast with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 182 470 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 55.15% 76.05% 42.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 389 53
Belfast median daily rate £432 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £309 £350 £192
90th Percentile £538 £492 £419
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +4.61% +10.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Belfast median hourly rate £46.25 £18.25 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.42% +82.50% -34.43%
County Antrim median hourly rate £46.25 £18.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year +153.42% +82.50% -34.43%

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in Belfast

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in Belfast