The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Semantic Web
Rank 391 400 393
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 8 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.074% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 13
Average daily rate
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£413 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £348 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £333 £375
% change year-on-year
+50.52% -11.33%
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
7212 7878 8141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.67% 32.47% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4829 5413 5501
Average daily rate £450 £460 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 170 213
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
Semantic Web
England

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in London

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Semantic Web Daily Rate Trend in London

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Semantic Web across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Semantic Web Daily Rate Histogram in London

Semantic Web
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 Semantic Web within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
City of London +20 1 - - 1
Semantic Web
England

Semantic Web
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Semantic Web 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 Semantic Web.

1 14 (73.68%) HTML
1 14 (73.68%) CSS
1 14 (73.68%) RDF
1 14 (73.68%) SPARQL
2 13 (68.42%) XML
2 13 (68.42%) XSLT
3 12 (63.16%) Publishing
4 11 (57.89%) XQuery
5 10 (52.63%) W3C
5 10 (52.63%) XSD
5 10 (52.63%) JUnit
6 9 (47.37%) PowerDesigner
6 9 (47.37%) Validation
6 9 (47.37%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
7 7 (36.84%) Data Conversion
8 6 (31.58%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) TDD
9 4 (21.05%) Web Development
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) Ontologies
10 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.79%) HTML5
10 3 (15.79%) CSS3
10 3 (15.79%) Triplestore
10 3 (15.79%) SEO
10 3 (15.79%) CMS
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
11 2 (10.53%) SQL
11 2 (10.53%) ActionScript

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Semantic Web 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 Semantic Web. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Triplestore
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Text Mining
3 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) MarkLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) JUnit
2 9 (47.37%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (63.16%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.26%) CSS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Semantic Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) HTML
1 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) XSLT
2 13 (68.42%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) XSD
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) CSS3
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Jena
5 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
5 2 (10.53%) Underscore.js
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) Ajax
5 2 (10.53%) WSDL
5 2 (10.53%) Flash
5 2 (10.53%) JSP
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) W3C
2 7 (36.84%) Data Conversion
3 3 (15.79%) Ontologies
4 1 (5.26%) Informatics
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) Kindle
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) RDF
2 9 (47.37%) Validation
2 9 (47.37%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) SEO
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.26%) BPMN
6 1 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SPARQL
2 11 (57.89%) XQuery
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) ActionScript
5 2 (10.53%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) IBM
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe
1 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
1 1 (5.26%) Reuters
1 1 (5.26%) Facebook