The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linked Data in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linked Data
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Linked Data 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £338 £501
% change year-on-year
- -32.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Linked Data
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1191 1070 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.63% 27.66% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 627 485
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £229 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £565 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 51 59
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Linked Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Linked Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Linked Data Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Linked Data
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linked Data across the North West region.

Linked Data Daily Rate Trend in the North West