The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPARQL
Rank 595 556 542
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -14
Contract jobs citing SPARQL 10 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.043% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 25
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£463 £406 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £375 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £505 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £501 £333
% change year-on-year
-32.56% +50.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SPARQL
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20110 19080 19249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.59% 37.44% 39.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13717 12291 12307
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 387 521
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £16.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

SPARQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SPARQL Jobs Demand Trend in England

SPARQL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SPARQL Daily Rate Trend in England

SPARQL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SPARQL across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

SPARQL Daily Rate Histogram in England

SPARQL
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 SPARQL within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
London +8 7 £500 +25.00% 3
South East -21 3 £338 -32.56%
SPARQL
UK

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SPARQL 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 SPARQL.

1 15 (88.24%) Triplestore
2 13 (76.47%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) RDF
2 13 (76.47%) Semantic Web
3 10 (58.82%) Apache Jena
4 9 (52.94%) Linked Data
4 9 (52.94%) Maven
5 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
5 8 (47.06%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) JDBC
6 6 (35.29%) Servlets
7 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Lucene
7 5 (29.41%) Spring
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) Publishing
9 3 (17.65%) JAXB
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
9 3 (17.65%) JUnit
9 3 (17.65%) Mockito
9 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (17.65%) RESTful
9 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
9 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
9 3 (17.65%) Big Data
9 3 (17.65%) JAX-RS
9 3 (17.65%) MarkLogic

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SPARQL 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 SPARQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) Triplestore
2 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) MarkLogic
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Maven
2 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) Mockito
3 3 (17.65%) JUnit
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Apache Jena
2 6 (35.29%) JDBC
2 6 (35.29%) Servlets
3 5 (29.41%) Lucene
3 5 (29.41%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) RESTful
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) JAXB
4 3 (17.65%) JAX-RS
5 2 (11.76%) LESS
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) Guice
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Semantic Web
2 9 (52.94%) Linked Data
3 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) RDF
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.88%) MapReduce
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) TypeScript
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
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