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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ontology
Rank 580 496 573
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +77
Contract jobs citing Ontologies 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.016% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% 0.062% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate £501 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.00% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 - -
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
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -24 5 £486 +38.92% 2
South East - 3 £501 -
North West - 2 - -
East of England - - - - 1
Ontologies
UK

Ontologies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (72.97%) Taxonomies
2 23 (62.16%) Information Architecture
3 15 (40.54%) Information Management
4 14 (37.84%) Management Information System
5 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
6 10 (27.03%) RDF
6 10 (27.03%) XML
7 9 (24.32%) HTML
7 9 (24.32%) Publishing
7 9 (24.32%) SEO
7 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (24.32%) Data Integration
8 8 (21.62%) Semantic Web
9 7 (18.92%) Degree
9 7 (18.92%) Legal
10 6 (16.22%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (16.22%) .NET
10 6 (16.22%) Informatics
10 6 (16.22%) Microformats
10 6 (16.22%) SNOMED CT
10 6 (16.22%) HTML5
10 6 (16.22%) SPARQL
10 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (13.51%) Triplestore
11 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
11 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (13.51%) Content Management
12 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.81%) Java

Ontologies
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.11%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.11%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Triplestore
2 3 (8.11%) MarkLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (24.32%) Publishing
2 7 (18.92%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Architect
2 22 (59.46%) Information Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.81%) XML Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Information Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Semantic Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) User Experience Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Head of Architecture
8 1 (2.70%) Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Information Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) XML
2 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) Microformats
3 6 (16.22%) HTML5
4 4 (10.81%) XSLT
5 3 (8.11%) XHTML
5 3 (8.11%) XSL
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.11%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) Taxonomies
2 14 (37.84%) Management Information System
3 9 (24.32%) Data Integration
4 8 (21.62%) Semantic Web
5 6 (16.22%) Informatics
6 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
6 3 (8.11%) Life Science
6 3 (8.11%) NHS
7 2 (5.41%) W3C
8 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.70%) Linked Data
8 1 (2.70%) Kindle
8 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
8 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.70%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Information Architecture
2 15 (40.54%) Information Management
3 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
4 10 (27.03%) RDF
5 9 (24.32%) SEO
5 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (16.22%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
7 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Content Management
8 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.81%) Web Development
9 3 (8.11%) Master Data Management
9 3 (8.11%) Metadata Management
9 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.11%) Data Management
10 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
10 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SPARQL
2 4 (10.81%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) C++
3 3 (8.11%) VBA
4 2 (5.41%) R
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Mercator
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) TIBCO