The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Ontologies in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ontologies over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ontology
Rank 593 556 577
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Contract jobs citing Ontologies 19 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.034% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 9
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£435 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
+17.76% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14177 13712 14466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.48% 26.03% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8477 8426 8407
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 604 795
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.40 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -25.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Ontologies
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ontologies within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Ontologies Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ontologies
Daily Rate Trend

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

Ontologies Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ontologies
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ontologies within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Ontologies Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ontologies
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ontologies within the UK.

Ontologies Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ontologies
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ontologies within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 19 £435 +16.00% 2
London +5 10 £400 +6.66%
South East -1 7 £501 +45.07% 1
East of England -27 2 £400 -5.88% 1
City of London - 1 £750 -
Kidlington - - - -
Norwich - - - - 1
Oxford - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1

Ontologies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ontologies 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 Ontologies.

1 26 (76.47%) RDF
2 24 (70.59%) SPARQL
3 18 (52.94%) Semantic Web
3 18 (52.94%) Triplestore
4 15 (44.12%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) Life Science
5 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
6 11 (32.35%) Linked Data
6 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (26.47%) Web Services
8 8 (23.53%) Data Integration
8 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (20.59%) Analytics
9 7 (20.59%) W3C
10 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 5 (14.71%) .NET
11 5 (14.71%) MySQL
11 5 (14.71%) J2SE
11 5 (14.71%) Maven
11 5 (14.71%) Taxonomies
11 5 (14.71%) SNOMED CT
11 5 (14.71%) JIRA
11 5 (14.71%) Apache Jena
11 5 (14.71%) Open Source
12 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
12 4 (11.76%) BPMN
12 4 (11.76%) R
12 4 (11.76%) REST
12 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
12 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture

Ontologies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ontologies 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 Ontologies. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.82%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) Triplestore
2 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.71%) MySQL
4 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 4 (11.76%) Text Mining
4 4 (11.76%) Spotfire
5 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Maven
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.88%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Ontologist
3 4 (11.76%) Data Scientist
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Web Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Information Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) J2SE
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Jena
3 4 (11.76%) WSDL
3 4 (11.76%) REST
3 4 (11.76%) SOAP
4 3 (8.82%) GWT
4 3 (8.82%) Ext JS
4 3 (8.82%) Drools
4 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) Ember.js
4 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Semantic Web
2 15 (44.12%) Life Science
3 11 (32.35%) Linked Data
4 8 (23.53%) Data Integration
5 7 (20.59%) W3C
6 5 (14.71%) Taxonomies
6 5 (14.71%) Open Source
7 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
8 3 (8.82%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (5.88%) Informatics
10 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) RDF
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Analytics
5 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 4 (11.76%) BPMN
5 4 (11.76%) UML
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (2.94%) BDD
8 1 (2.94%) MapReduce
8 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.94%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SPARQL
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) R
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
1 1 (2.94%) Reuters
1 1 (2.94%) Symantec
1 1 (2.94%) Tableau
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