The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPARQL
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs citing SPARQL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £338 £501
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -32.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SPARQL
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
220 251 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 60.44% 49.51% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 193 157
Median daily rate £383 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £264 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £29.75 £43.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

SPARQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing SPARQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SPARQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SPARQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SPARQL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge