The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPARQL
Rank 581 605 607
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing SPARQL 27 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.061% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 10
Median daily rate £463 £338 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.03% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £330 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £400 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
18663 19791 19639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.81% 39.06% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12938 13612 13517
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 506 402
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SPARQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SPARQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SPARQL within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 24 £463 +12.12% 5
South East - 3 £450 -
SPARQL
UK

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SPARQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SPARQL.

1 54 (98.18%) RDF
2 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (56.36%) Web Services
4 29 (52.73%) SQL
4 29 (52.73%) HTTP
5 27 (49.09%) REST
6 25 (45.45%) XML
7 23 (41.82%) Java
7 23 (41.82%) NoSQL
7 23 (41.82%) RESTful
8 22 (40.00%) Scrum
9 20 (36.36%) Software Engineering
10 18 (32.73%) C
11 17 (30.91%) HTML
11 17 (30.91%) JSON
12 15 (27.27%) Linux
13 14 (25.45%) TDD
13 14 (25.45%) Linked Data
14 13 (23.64%) Triplestore
14 13 (23.64%) Maven
14 13 (23.64%) Ontologies
15 12 (21.82%) Publishing
15 12 (21.82%) JUnit
15 12 (21.82%) BDD
16 11 (20.00%) CSS
16 11 (20.00%) W3C
16 11 (20.00%) Big Data
17 10 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (18.18%) C++
18 9 (16.36%) MySQL

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.55%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (52.73%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) NoSQL
2 13 (23.64%) Triplestore
3 11 (20.00%) Big Data
4 9 (16.36%) Hadoop
4 9 (16.36%) MySQL
5 8 (14.55%) HBase
5 8 (14.55%) MongoDB
6 7 (12.73%) Apache Hive
6 7 (12.73%) MarkLogic
7 6 (10.91%) RDBMS
7 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
9 3 (5.45%) CouchDB
10 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.82%) Mahout
11 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.82%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Maven
2 12 (21.82%) JUnit
3 6 (10.91%) GoCD
3 6 (10.91%) Mockito
3 6 (10.91%) Wercker
4 5 (9.09%) Ant
4 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 5 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 12 (21.82%) Publishing
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Software Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Data Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Scala Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) AWS Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Java Scala Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Big Data Developer
9 3 (5.45%) C Developer
9 3 (5.45%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Semantic Web Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Web Architect
10 2 (3.64%) XML Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) Web Services
2 27 (49.09%) REST
3 25 (45.45%) XML
4 23 (41.82%) RESTful
5 17 (30.91%) HTML
5 17 (30.91%) JSON
6 11 (20.00%) CSS
7 9 (16.36%) JSON-LD
8 6 (10.91%) JAX-RS
8 6 (10.91%) Servlets
9 5 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.09%) JMS
9 5 (9.09%) Redux
10 4 (7.27%) .NET
10 4 (7.27%) jQuery
11 3 (5.45%) SAML
11 3 (5.45%) Spring
11 3 (5.45%) XHTML
11 3 (5.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Linked Data
2 13 (23.64%) Ontologies
3 11 (20.00%) W3C
4 6 (10.91%) Digital Media
4 6 (10.91%) Reference Data
5 5 (9.09%) Semantic Web
6 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.45%) Taxonomies
7 2 (3.64%) Data Extraction
7 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.82%) BBC
8 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (98.18%) RDF
2 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (40.00%) Scrum
4 20 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 14 (25.45%) TDD
6 12 (21.82%) BDD
7 10 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (16.36%) Coaching
9 8 (14.55%) Data Modelling
9 8 (14.55%) High Availability
10 7 (12.73%) Release Management
10 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
11 6 (10.91%) API Development
11 6 (10.91%) API Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (10.91%) Microservices
12 5 (9.09%) Functional Programming
12 5 (9.09%) Web Development
13 4 (7.27%) Content Management
13 4 (7.27%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) SQL
2 23 (41.82%) Java
3 18 (32.73%) C
4 10 (18.18%) C++
5 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.91%) Objective-C
5 6 (10.91%) Python
5 6 (10.91%) Scala
5 6 (10.91%) XPath
5 6 (10.91%) XQuery
6 3 (5.45%) ANSI C
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.82%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) Dublin Core
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Docker
2 3 (5.45%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Ansible
1 4 (7.27%) Consul
1 4 (7.27%) Packer
1 4 (7.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Tableau
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