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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 15 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Perl 26 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 12.21% - 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.26% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 0 3
Median daily rate £525 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.29% +2.66%  

Perl is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 135 44 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 63.38% 39.64% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 24 28
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £389 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Perl
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Perl as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 26 £525 - 1
Perl
Northern Ireland

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 44 (88.00%) Linux
2 40 (80.00%) KDB
3 32 (64.00%) Finance
4 30 (60.00%) Unix
5 28 (56.00%) Solaris
5 28 (56.00%) Kdb+
5 28 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (44.00%) Java
7 18 (36.00%) Analytics
8 8 (16.00%) Python
9 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
9 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.00%) TDD
9 5 (10.00%) Banking
9 5 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.00%) IronPort
10 4 (8.00%) Riverbed
10 4 (8.00%) Aruba
10 4 (8.00%) Network Management
10 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (8.00%) Information Security
10 4 (8.00%) Fortinet
10 4 (8.00%) FortiGate
10 4 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (8.00%) SevOne
10 4 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
10 4 (8.00%) FireEye
10 4 (8.00%) Billing

Perl
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) DHCP
1 4 (8.00%) DNS
1 4 (8.00%) DWDM
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
1 4 (8.00%) MPLS
1 4 (8.00%) SSL
1 4 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
1 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.00%) VPN
1 4 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (80.00%) KDB
2 28 (56.00%) Kdb+
3 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 32 (64.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 40 (80.00%) KDB Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Consultant
3 4 (8.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (8.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Murex Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Perl Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Unix Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) FpML
1 1 (2.00%) JSON
1 1 (2.00%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (8.00%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (4.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Linux
2 30 (60.00%) Unix
3 28 (56.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Analytics
2 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (10.00%) Defect Management
2 5 (10.00%) TDD
3 4 (8.00%) Information Security
3 4 (8.00%) Network Management
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (4.00%) Workflow
5 2 (4.00%) Workflow Development
6 1 (2.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) JNCIE
1 4 (8.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (8.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Aruba
1 4 (8.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (8.00%) Cisco
1 4 (8.00%) FireEye
1 4 (8.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (8.00%) IronPort
1 4 (8.00%) Juniper
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
1 4 (8.00%) Radware
1 4 (8.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (8.00%) SevOne
1 4 (8.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (4.00%) Murex
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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