The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linked Data in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linked Data over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 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 South West - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £501
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
805 744 746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.21% 24.42% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 495 457
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 62 55
Median hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £12.50 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.32 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Linked Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Linked Data
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Linked Data Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Linked Data
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West region with a requirement for Linked Data.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Linked Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Access Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft