The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Ontologies in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ontologies over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ontology
Rank 556 530 548
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Contract jobs citing Ontologies 18 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.030% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 4
Average daily rate
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£501 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £399 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+45.07% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12737 12464 13337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.81% 26.75% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7787 7696 7816
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 521 544 718
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
Ontologies
UK

Ontologies
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Ontologies Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ontologies
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ontologies Daily Rate Trend in England

Ontologies
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ontologies across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Ontologies Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ontologies
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ontologies across the England region.

Ontologies Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ontologies
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ontologies within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
South East -6 9 £501 +45.07%
London +11 7 £423 -6.11% 2
East of England - 2 £400 - 1
Ontologies
UK

Ontologies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ontologies 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 Ontologies.

1 23 (82.14%) RDF
2 21 (75.00%) SPARQL
3 18 (64.29%) Triplestore
4 16 (57.14%) Semantic Web
5 13 (46.43%) Life Science
6 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
6 12 (42.86%) Java
7 11 (39.29%) Linked Data
8 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) Data Integration
10 7 (25.00%) W3C
11 6 (21.43%) SNOMED CT
12 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (17.86%) Open Source
12 5 (17.86%) Apache Jena
12 5 (17.86%) Analytics
12 5 (17.86%) .NET
12 5 (17.86%) MySQL
12 5 (17.86%) J2SE
12 5 (17.86%) Maven
12 5 (17.86%) Taxonomies
12 5 (17.86%) JIRA
13 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
13 4 (14.29%) HTML
13 4 (14.29%) Web Services
13 4 (14.29%) UML
13 4 (14.29%) R
13 4 (14.29%) HTML5

Ontologies
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ontologies 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 Ontologies. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.71%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) GitHub
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) Triplestore
2 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.57%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Ontologist
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Web Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Semantic Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) TIBCO Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Apache Jena
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
1 5 (17.86%) J2SE
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
3 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) MapReduce
5 1 (3.57%) WSDL
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Microformats
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Semantic Web
2 13 (46.43%) Life Science
3 11 (39.29%) Linked Data
4 8 (28.57%) Data Integration
5 7 (25.00%) W3C
6 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 5 (17.86%) Taxonomies
7 2 (7.14%) Informatics
8 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) RDF
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.86%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.29%) UML
4 4 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) BPMN
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Test Management
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.57%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SPARQL
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) R
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SNOMED CT
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Reuters
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec