The first table below looks at the demand for Dublin Core skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dublin Core over the 3 months to 17 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 of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dublin Core
Rank - - 583
Contract jobs citing Dublin Core 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4418 3618 4537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.84% 7.57% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2673 2123 2474
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 152 240
Average hourly rate £18.61 £19.00 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% +12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -5.63%

Dublin Core
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dublin Core within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Dublin Core Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dublin Core
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dublin Core within the UK.

Dublin Core Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dublin Core
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dublin Core within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London - - - - 2
Uxbridge - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
South East - - - - 1
England - - - - 3

Dublin Core
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Dublin Core 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 Dublin Core.

1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Tridion
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Social Network
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe CQ

Dublin Core
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Dublin Core 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 Dublin Core. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Tridion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Social Network
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
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