The table below looks at the statistics for Dublin Core skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dublin Core over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dublin Core
Rank 636 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dublin Core 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.040% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4968 5522 5233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.76% 10.09% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3228 3386 3366
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 209 217
Median hourly rate £20.97 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

Dublin Core
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Dublin Core as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dublin Core within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 2 £525 -
England - 2 £525 -

Dublin Core
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dublin Core also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Dublin Core.

1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) RDF
1 6 (100.00%) Ontologies
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) SPARQL
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) W3C
4 1 (16.67%) Linked Data
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful

Dublin Core
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Linked Data
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) RDF
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SPARQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL