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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SPARQL
Rank 579 550 502
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -48
Contract jobs citing SPARQL 12 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.034% 0.047%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.063% 0.091% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 18
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£375 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £323
% change year-on-year
- +47.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
19184 18752 15931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.84% 37.72% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12654 12435 10004
Average daily rate £400 £375 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 449 591
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £18.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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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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
London +14 12 £375 -11.76% 5
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UK

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 23 (82.14%) RDF
2 17 (60.71%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) Triplestore
3 16 (57.14%) NoSQL
4 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 13 (46.43%) CSS
6 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 12 (42.86%) Spring
6 12 (42.86%) Apache Jena
7 11 (39.29%) Semantic Web
8 10 (35.71%) jQuery
9 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (32.14%) TDD
9 9 (32.14%) HTML5
9 9 (32.14%) Apache Solr
9 9 (32.14%) MVC
9 9 (32.14%) C#
9 9 (32.14%) .NET
9 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (28.57%) Web Services
10 8 (28.57%) Linked Data
10 8 (28.57%) RESTful
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (25.00%) JAX-RS
11 7 (25.00%) Maven
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (21.43%) JUnit
12 6 (21.43%) Scrum

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (32.14%) Apache Solr
1 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Mingle
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) Triplestore
2 16 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
5 3 (10.71%) MarkLogic
6 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.14%) Big Data
6 2 (7.14%) OrientDB
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.57%) Mahout
7 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
7 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Maven
2 6 (21.43%) JUnit
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.86%) Subversion
3 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 3 (10.71%) Mockito
5 3 (10.71%) JProfiler
5 3 (10.71%) Hudson
6 2 (7.14%) Ant
7 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Semantic Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
1 13 (46.43%) CSS
2 12 (42.86%) Spring
2 12 (42.86%) Apache Jena
3 10 (35.71%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) HTML5
4 9 (32.14%) .NET
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
5 8 (28.57%) RESTful
6 7 (25.00%) JAX-RS
7 6 (21.43%) LESS
7 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 6 (21.43%) CSS3
8 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
8 5 (17.86%) XML
9 4 (14.29%) Ajax
10 3 (10.71%) GWT
10 3 (10.71%) Lucene
10 3 (10.71%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Semantic Web
2 8 (28.57%) Linked Data
3 6 (21.43%) Ontologies
4 3 (10.71%) Chemistry
4 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (10.71%) Open Source
4 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
4 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Life Science
5 1 (3.57%) Kindle
5 1 (3.57%) NHS
5 1 (3.57%) W3C
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) RDF
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (32.14%) TDD
3 9 (32.14%) MVC
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Web Design
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.57%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) TypeScript
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.71%) XQuery
7 2 (7.14%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) XPath
8 1 (3.57%) C
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
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