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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Semantic Web
Rank 548 521 545
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +24
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 22 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.045% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £415 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £333 -
% change year-on-year
+50.52% -
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
12747 12539 13335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.82% 26.96% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7819 7733 7815
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 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 511 555 706
Average hourly rate £20.13 £22.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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 25 July 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 25 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 12 £501 +11.22% 1
London -5 9 £419 -1.47% 2
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Semantic Web
UK

Semantic Web
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 34 (80.95%) RDF
2 27 (64.29%) SPARQL
3 17 (40.48%) W3C
4 16 (38.10%) Ontologies
5 15 (35.71%) Life Science
5 15 (35.71%) HTML
5 15 (35.71%) CSS
6 13 (30.95%) XML
6 13 (30.95%) XSLT
6 13 (30.95%) .NET
6 13 (30.95%) Publishing
6 13 (30.95%) NoSQL
6 13 (30.95%) Triplestore
7 12 (28.57%) Linked Data
8 11 (26.19%) XQuery
9 10 (23.81%) JUnit
9 10 (23.81%) Java
9 10 (23.81%) XSD
10 9 (21.43%) PowerDesigner
10 9 (21.43%) Validation
10 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (19.05%) Degree
11 8 (19.05%) CMS
12 7 (16.67%) Data Conversion
12 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.90%) UNIX
13 5 (11.90%) UML
13 5 (11.90%) Data Integration
13 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (19.05%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) NoSQL
1 13 (30.95%) Triplestore
2 3 (7.14%) Big Data
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.38%) Text Mining
3 1 (2.38%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.38%) HBase
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) JUnit
2 9 (21.43%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (30.95%) Publishing
2 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Architect
2 13 (30.95%) Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Ontologist
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Web Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) CSS Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Semantic Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Data Scientist
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) HTML
1 15 (35.71%) CSS
2 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) XSLT
2 13 (30.95%) XML
3 10 (23.81%) XSD
4 3 (7.14%) jQuery
4 3 (7.14%) HTML5
4 3 (7.14%) CSS3
4 3 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (4.76%) Apache Jena
5 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
5 2 (4.76%) Underscore.js
5 2 (4.76%) REST
5 2 (4.76%) Ajax
5 2 (4.76%) WSDL
5 2 (4.76%) Flash
5 2 (4.76%) J2EE
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) W3C
2 16 (38.10%) Ontologies
3 15 (35.71%) Life Science
4 12 (28.57%) Linked Data
5 7 (16.67%) Data Conversion
6 5 (11.90%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.38%) Open Source
7 1 (2.38%) Kindle
7 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.38%) NHS
7 1 (2.38%) Informatics
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) UNIX
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) RDF
2 9 (21.43%) Validation
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (11.90%) BPMN
3 5 (11.90%) TDD
3 5 (11.90%) UML
3 5 (11.90%) Web Development
3 5 (11.90%) Analytics
4 4 (9.52%) Data Analytics
4 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) SEO
6 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) OO
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SPARQL
2 11 (26.19%) XQuery
3 10 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) R
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (4.76%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.76%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CBAP
2 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.38%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.38%) Reuters
3 1 (2.38%) Symantec
3 1 (2.38%) Facebook