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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linked Data
Rank 257 - 251
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linked Data 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% - 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £600 £411
% change year-on-year
-30.83% +45.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2832 2185 2413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.21% 25.82% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1170 1086
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 119 190
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

Linked Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linked Data across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Linked Data 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 Linked Data.

1 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 12 (80.00%) Semantic Web
3 11 (73.33%) Life Science
4 10 (66.67%) Ontologies
4 10 (66.67%) SPARQL
4 10 (66.67%) RDF
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Triplestore
7 5 (33.33%) W3C
8 4 (26.67%) Java
9 3 (20.00%) MVC
9 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (20.00%) Scrum
9 3 (20.00%) VMware
9 3 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (20.00%) Spring
9 3 (20.00%) Maven
9 3 (20.00%) Ajax
9 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (20.00%) Apache
9 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 3 (20.00%) JTS
9 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (20.00%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) Internet
9 3 (20.00%) EMC
9 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
9 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Linked Data 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 Linked Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (40.00%) Triplestore
3 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
1 3 (20.00%) RSpec
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) Mockito
1 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) Grunt
General
1 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Ontologist
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Web Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
1 3 (20.00%) Ajax
1 3 (20.00%) JTS
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
1 3 (20.00%) JPA
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
1 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
1 3 (20.00%) RESTful
1 3 (20.00%) PostGIS
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Semantic Web
2 11 (73.33%) Life Science
3 10 (66.67%) Ontologies
4 5 (33.33%) W3C
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) RDF
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SPARQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) CBAP
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) VirtualBox
1 3 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
1 3 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
1 3 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec