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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dublin Core
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Dublin Core 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
4918 5271 5012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.16% 9.41% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3137 3356 3067
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 174 240
Median hourly rate £25.75 £21.55 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £57.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.70% +14.28%

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 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (100.00%) ETL
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 10 (100.00%) Talend
2 9 (90.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (90.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) RDF
3 8 (80.00%) Apache Solr
3 8 (80.00%) Lucene
3 8 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (60.00%) Big Data
5 4 (40.00%) Semantic Web
6 3 (30.00%) Publishing
7 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) Apache Solr
1 8 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Data Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) ETL
2 9 (90.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (90.00%) RDF
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Talend