The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Ontologies in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ontologies over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ontology
Rank 407 383 420
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +37
Contract jobs citing Ontologies 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.028% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.085% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Average daily rate £486 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.92% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7582 7099 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.34% 32.86% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 4946 5867
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 167 227
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £54.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Ontologies
England

Ontologies
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ontologies across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Ontologies Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ontologies
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ontologies Daily Rate Trend in London

Ontologies
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ontologies within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 2 £523 +30.62% 1
Westminster - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Ontologies
England

Ontologies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ontologies 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 Ontologies.

1 17 (80.95%) Taxonomies
2 13 (61.90%) Information Architecture
3 12 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 9 (42.86%) SEO
5 8 (38.10%) Publishing
6 7 (33.33%) Legal
6 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (28.57%) Information Management
8 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
9 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
9 4 (19.05%) RDF
10 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 3 (14.29%) Mercator
10 3 (14.29%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) Retail
10 3 (14.29%) CMS
10 3 (14.29%) SPARQL
10 3 (14.29%) Triplestore
11 2 (9.52%) Semantic Web
11 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
11 2 (9.52%) Java
11 2 (9.52%) .NET
12 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
12 1 (4.76%) TIBCO Hawk
12 1 (4.76%) BusinessWorks

Ontologies
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ontologies 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 Ontologies. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Triplestore
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) MarkLogic
General
1 8 (38.10%) Publishing
2 7 (33.33%) Legal
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Architect
2 12 (57.14%) Information Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Information Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Semantic Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) TIBCO Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) XSL
3 1 (4.76%) XSLT
3 1 (4.76%) XHTML
3 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Taxonomies
2 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Semantic Web
5 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (4.76%) Kindle
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.76%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Information Architecture
2 12 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 9 (42.86%) SEO
4 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (28.57%) Information Management
6 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) RDF
8 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
10 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.76%) OO
10 1 (4.76%) SOA
10 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
10 1 (4.76%) Web Development
10 1 (4.76%) BDD
10 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
10 1 (4.76%) TDD
10 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SPARQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Mercator
2 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle