The table below looks at the statistics for SPARQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPARQL over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPARQL
Rank 405 408 392
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing SPARQL 3 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.033% 0.068%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.034% 0.078% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 14
Average daily rate £588 £320 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.59% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £394 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - £330 £338
% change year-on-year
- -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SPARQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8932 9030 8896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.18% 42.58% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6625 6723 6325
Average daily rate £470 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 54 78
Average hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.05 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SPARQL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SPARQL Jobs Demand Trend in London

SPARQL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SPARQL Daily Rate Trend in London

SPARQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) RDF
2 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (62.50%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (50.00%) Triplestore
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Jena
5 3 (37.50%) Big Data
5 3 (37.50%) Analytics
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Semantic Web
6 2 (25.00%) Confluence
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (25.00%) HBase
6 2 (25.00%) FishEye
6 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Linked Data
6 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (25.00%) Microservices
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) Docker
6 2 (25.00%) Scala

SPARQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (50.00%) Triplestore
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (25.00%) HBase
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
5 1 (12.50%) MarkLogic
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) FishEye
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Jena
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Linked Data
1 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
1 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
1 2 (25.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) RDF
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Scala
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Sonatype
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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