Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 24 23
Rank change year-on-year -41 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing Perl 17 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 2.89% 5.43% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.01% 11.03% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 4
County Antrim median daily rate £525 £520 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +197.14% -45.10%
10th Percentile £406 £363 £163
90th Percentile £713 £588 £196
Northern Ireland median daily rate £525 £520 £175
% change year-on-year +0.96% +197.14% -45.10%
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 424 136 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 71.99% 49.28% 50.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 77 48
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £385 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +23.20% -0.79%
10th Percentile £313 £192 £163
90th Percentile £513 £500 £450
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £314
% change year-on-year +7.14% +22.71% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 1
County Antrim median hourly rate £18.25 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.07% -6.56% +17.31%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £37.75 £42.50 £16.38
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £18.25 £14.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +28.07% -6.56% +17.31%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Belfast -36 17 £525 +0.96% 2
Perl
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Perl.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) KDB
3 8 (47.06%) Apache Flex
3 8 (47.06%) J2EE
3 8 (47.06%) Sybase
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 6 (35.29%) 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 9 (52.94%) KDB
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) KDB Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Sybase Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Perl Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Perl Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Apache Flex
1 8 (47.06%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Sybase