The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 16 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 Manchester 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Semantic Web
Rank 88 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.070% 0.40% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 1.48% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £283 £326 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.40% +0.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £330 £383
% change year-on-year
+51.66% -13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
281 270 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.54% 26.97% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 121 132
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.42 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -22.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.41 £61.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Semantic Web
North West

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Semantic Web Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Semantic Web
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) RDF
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) SPARQL
1 1 (100.00%) Mingle
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Linked Data

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) RDF
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SPARQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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