The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Semantic Web
Rank 74 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.089% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Semantic Web
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
196 180 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.40% 16.06% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 77 60
Average daily rate £375 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £185 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.19 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Semantic Web Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Semantic Web
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (80.00%) GIS
2 3 (60.00%) Photography
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Data Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Spatial Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) GIS
2 3 (60.00%) Photography
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript