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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SPARQL
UK / England
Rank 562 609 573
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -36
Contract jobs citing SPARQL 10 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.015% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.059% 0.039% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 16
Median daily rate £388 £625 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +90.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £565 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £925 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16956 18119 18115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.53% 38.63% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11730 12415 12071
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 £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 458 396
Median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.70 £19.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +8 9 £388 -38.00% 5
South West - 1 - -
SPARQL
UK

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 46 (97.87%) RDF
2 28 (59.57%) Web Services
3 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (53.19%) HTTP
5 23 (48.94%) REST
6 21 (44.68%) SQL
7 20 (42.55%) Java
7 20 (42.55%) RESTful
7 20 (42.55%) NoSQL
8 19 (40.43%) Scrum
9 18 (38.30%) XML
9 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
9 18 (38.30%) Linked Data
10 17 (36.17%) HTML
11 16 (34.04%) C
12 13 (27.66%) C++
12 13 (27.66%) Ontologies
12 13 (27.66%) JSON
12 13 (27.66%) Triplestore
13 12 (25.53%) TDD
13 12 (25.53%) Linux
14 11 (23.40%) Publishing
15 10 (21.28%) JUnit
15 10 (21.28%) BDD
16 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
16 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
16 9 (19.15%) Semantic Web
17 8 (17.02%) Maven
17 8 (17.02%) W3C
17 8 (17.02%) Objective-C

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 3 (6.38%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) SNMP
3 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) NoSQL
2 13 (27.66%) Triplestore
3 8 (17.02%) MySQL
4 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
5 6 (12.77%) Big Data
5 6 (12.77%) MarkLogic
6 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.26%) CouchDB
7 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
7 2 (4.26%) HBase
8 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.13%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.13%) Mahout
8 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
8 1 (2.13%) OLAP
8 1 (2.13%) OLTP
8 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) JUnit
2 8 (17.02%) Maven
3 6 (12.77%) GoCD
3 6 (12.77%) Mockito
3 6 (12.77%) Wercker
4 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.51%) Mercurial
4 4 (8.51%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) ERwin
5 1 (2.13%) MagicDraw
General
1 11 (23.40%) Publishing
2 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Architect
4 9 (19.15%) Data Architect
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.64%) AWS Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Lead Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (6.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (6.38%) Semantic Web Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (4.26%) C/C++ Developer
10 2 (4.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) Web Services
2 23 (48.94%) REST
3 20 (42.55%) RESTful
4 18 (38.30%) XML
5 17 (36.17%) HTML
6 13 (27.66%) JSON
7 7 (14.89%) CSS
8 6 (12.77%) HTML5
8 6 (12.77%) JAX-RS
8 6 (12.77%) JSON-LD
8 6 (12.77%) Middleware
8 6 (12.77%) Servlets
9 5 (10.64%) Redux
10 4 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (8.51%) JMS
11 3 (6.38%) .NET
11 3 (6.38%) jQuery
11 3 (6.38%) ReactiveX
11 3 (6.38%) SAML
11 3 (6.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Linked Data
2 9 (19.15%) Semantic Web
3 8 (17.02%) W3C
4 6 (12.77%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) RDF
2 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (40.43%) Scrum
4 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
5 13 (27.66%) Ontologies
6 12 (25.53%) TDD
7 10 (21.28%) BDD
8 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
9 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (14.89%) Web Development
11 6 (12.77%) API Development
11 6 (12.77%) API Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Coaching
11 6 (12.77%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (12.77%) Microservices
12 5 (10.64%) Content Management
12 5 (10.64%) Data Architecture
12 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
13 4 (8.51%) DevOps
13 4 (8.51%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 16 (34.04%) C
4 13 (27.66%) C++
5 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.02%) Objective-C
7 6 (12.77%) Python
8 5 (10.64%) XPath
8 5 (10.64%) XQuery
9 4 (8.51%) TypeScript
10 3 (6.38%) ANSI C
11 2 (4.26%) Perl
11 2 (4.26%) PHP
12 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
12 1 (2.13%) R
12 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) Dublin Core
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
1 4 (8.51%) Consul
1 4 (8.51%) Packer
1 4 (8.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) IBM
2 1 (2.13%) Informatica
2 1 (2.13%) Tableau
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