The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linked Data in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linked Data
Rank - 267 243
Contract jobs citing Linked Data 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.021% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.066% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £338 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £338 £375
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2757 3023 2681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.27% 32.03% 29.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1608 1605 1448
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 136 153
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Linked Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Linked Data
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Linked Data Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Linked Data
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linked Data across the South East region.

Linked Data Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Linked Data
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Linked Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Linked Data.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (50.00%) RDF
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLink

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Web Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Web Information Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (50.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) RDF
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLink