The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Semantic Web
Rank 121 126 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.071% 0.11% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.40% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£400 £501 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% -4.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £501 £330
% change year-on-year
-20.07% +51.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Semantic Web
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
751 745 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.57% 27.38% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 352 216
Average daily rate £400 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 34
Average hourly rate £17.22 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Semantic Web across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Semantic Web across the Berkshire region.

Semantic Web Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Semantic Web
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Semantic Web within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Reading +7 2 £400 -15.78%
Semantic Web
South East

Semantic Web
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Semantic Web 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 Semantic Web.

1 3 (100.00%) RDF
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) JSR 170
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) SPARQL
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Linked Data
3 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Semantic Web 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 Semantic Web. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Ontologist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) RDF
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SPARQL