Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 23 February 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -42 - +26
Contract jobs citing Perl 7 47 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.52% 12.60% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 20.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 43 0
County Antrim median daily rate £613 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £613 £525 -
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - £46.50 -
Northern Ireland 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 County Antrim with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 295 232 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 63.85% 62.20% 50.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 161 56
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £291 £256 £259
90th Percentile £538 £563 £438
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +7.50% +23.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
County Antrim median hourly rate £32.50 £14.34 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.64% -5.97% -
10th Percentile £18.70 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £41.88 £42.50 £16.38
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £32.50 £14.34 £15.25
% change year-on-year +126.64% -5.97% -

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Perl in County Antrim

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perl in County Antrim

Perl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perl in County Antrim over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perl in County Antrim

Perl
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Belfast -43 7 £613 +16.67% 7
Perl
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Perl.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Equities
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) KDB
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Banking

Perl
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) KDB
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) KDB Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Production Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Equities
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft