The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Semantic Web
Rank 535 492 553
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +61
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 31 37 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.084% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.32% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 8
Average daily rate £450 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £330 £383
% change year-on-year
+51.66% -13.72%
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
13634 11444 14106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.03% 26.06% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8527 7070 8322
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
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 £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 596 730
Average hourly rate £19.75 £22.70 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.99% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Semantic Web
UK

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in England

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Semantic Web Daily Rate Trend in England

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Semantic Web across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Semantic Web Daily Rate Histogram in England

Semantic Web
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Semantic Web Hourly Rate Trend in England

Semantic Web
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 Semantic Web within the England region over the 3 months to 16 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 -47 18 £425 +13.33% 2
South East -9 3 £501 -4.66% 1
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Semantic Web
UK

Semantic Web
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 41 (68.33%) HTML
2 39 (65.00%) CSS
3 38 (63.33%) RDF
4 35 (58.33%) XSLT
5 27 (45.00%) XML
6 26 (43.33%) XQuery
6 26 (43.33%) Publishing
7 24 (40.00%) SPARQL
8 22 (36.67%) .NET
9 21 (35.00%) W3C
10 18 (30.00%) Java
10 18 (30.00%) TDD
10 18 (30.00%) Degree
11 17 (28.33%) Knowledge Management
11 17 (28.33%) XSD
12 16 (26.67%) CMS
12 16 (26.67%) Data Conversion
13 15 (25.00%) jQuery
14 14 (23.33%) Python
15 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
15 13 (21.67%) PowerDesigner
16 12 (20.00%) Web Development
16 12 (20.00%) MarkLogic
17 11 (18.33%) MVC
17 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
18 10 (16.67%) J2EE
18 10 (16.67%) JSP
18 10 (16.67%) Web Services
18 10 (16.67%) Spring MVC
18 10 (16.67%) Spring

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (26.67%) CMS
2 9 (15.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) XMetaL
2 1 (1.67%) Mingle
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) MarkLogic
2 10 (16.67%) Triplestore
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (15.00%) MySQL
4 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) HBase
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) PowerDesigner
2 7 (11.67%) JUnit
3 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.67%) Subversion
5 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.00%) JSUnit
5 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (43.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Developer
2 28 (46.67%) Architect
3 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Technical Architect
5 7 (11.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (10.00%) XML Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Data Architect
10 2 (3.33%) Web Architect
10 2 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Web Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Designer
11 1 (1.67%) Semantic Web Developer
11 1 (1.67%) CSS Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Lead Java Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (68.33%) HTML
2 39 (65.00%) CSS
3 35 (58.33%) XSLT
4 27 (45.00%) XML
5 22 (36.67%) .NET
6 17 (28.33%) XSD
7 15 (25.00%) jQuery
8 10 (16.67%) J2EE
8 10 (16.67%) JSP
8 10 (16.67%) Web Services
8 10 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 10 (16.67%) Spring
8 10 (16.67%) RESTful
9 9 (15.00%) JSTL
9 9 (15.00%) Struts
9 9 (15.00%) JMS
10 8 (13.33%) HTML5
10 8 (13.33%) CSS3
11 7 (11.67%) Apache Jena
12 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) W3C
2 16 (26.67%) Data Conversion
3 8 (13.33%) Ontologies
4 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.00%) Linked Data
5 3 (5.00%) Life Science
6 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.33%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.33%) Kindle
6 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) UNIX
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) RDF
2 18 (30.00%) TDD
3 17 (28.33%) Knowledge Management
4 12 (20.00%) Web Development
5 11 (18.33%) MVC
6 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.33%) SEO
8 7 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (11.67%) Validation
9 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.67%) Scrum
10 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.67%) Project Management
10 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.00%) Customer Insight
11 3 (5.00%) BDD
11 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Content Management
12 2 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) XQuery
2 24 (40.00%) SPARQL
3 18 (30.00%) Java
4 14 (23.33%) Python
5 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.00%) C#
7 4 (6.67%) PHP
7 4 (6.67%) Ruby
8 3 (5.00%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (5.00%) ActionScript
8 3 (5.00%) VBA
8 3 (5.00%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Facebook
3 3 (5.00%) CA
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Mercator
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
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