The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Semantic Web
Rank - 191 200
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.020% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.051% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £255 £352
% change year-on-year
+115.68% -27.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Semantic Web
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1266 1974 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.23% 38.55% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 1540 1690
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Semantic Web Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Semantic Web
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) CoffeeScript
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Linked Data
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) CoffeeScript
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scala