The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Semantic Web
Rank 632 619 598
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -21
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 9 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.023% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.050% 0.073% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 14
Median daily rate £450 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £369 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £552 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £501
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.07%
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18175 17739 17537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 31.71% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11814 10738 10727
Median daily rate £425 £415 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 598 704 768
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.60 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.93 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Semantic Web as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Trend

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

Semantic Web Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Semantic Web
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Semantic Web within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Semantic Web Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Semantic Web
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Semantic Web Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Semantic Web
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Semantic Web within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
England -28 9 £450 -12.19% 20
London -20 4 £450 -13.25% 17
North West - 3 £400 -
Manchester - 3 £400 -
South East -12 2 £550 +37.50% 3
City of London +43 1 - - 7
Berkshire 0 1 £600 +50.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 - 3
Salford - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £500 - 3

Semantic Web
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Semantic Web 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 Semantic Web.

1 22 (66.67%) Big Data
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) Python
4 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
6 9 (27.27%) RDF
6 9 (27.27%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
7 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) Jetty
7 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
8 7 (21.21%) REST
8 7 (21.21%) Internet
8 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
8 7 (21.21%) TDD
8 7 (21.21%) Publishing
8 7 (21.21%) DevOps
9 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
9 6 (18.18%) ELK Stack
9 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 6 (18.18%) Migration
9 6 (18.18%) HTML
9 6 (18.18%) Apache
9 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
9 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 6 (18.18%) Hudson
9 6 (18.18%) Puppet
9 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

Semantic Web
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 (24.24%) Jetty
1 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) nginx
3 4 (12.12%) Apache Solr
3 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.09%) SAS
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) AMQP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.03%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) Big Data
2 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) HPCC
5 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.03%) MarkLogic
5 1 (3.03%) OLTP
5 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.03%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Hudson
2 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.18%) JIRA
3 5 (15.15%) Maven
4 4 (12.12%) Gitweb
4 4 (12.12%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (9.09%) Jasmine
6 2 (6.06%) Grunt
6 2 (6.06%) QUnit
6 2 (6.06%) Subversion
7 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (21.21%) Publishing
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) AWS Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Data Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) NoSQL Developer
5 4 (12.12%) NoSQL Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Data Scientist
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) UI Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) User Experience Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) REST
2 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 6 (18.18%) ELK Stack
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 6 (18.18%) JSON
3 5 (15.15%) Spring
3 5 (15.15%) XML
4 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) Lucene
4 4 (12.12%) SOAP
5 3 (9.09%) HTML5
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) RequireJS
6 2 (6.06%) JAX-RS
6 2 (6.06%) lodash
6 2 (6.06%) RESTful
6 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.06%) Underscore.js
6 2 (6.06%) Web Services
7 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Linked Data
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 3 (9.09%) Statistics
3 3 (9.09%) W3C
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.03%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Ontologies
4 1 (3.03%) Smart Energy
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) RDF
3 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.21%) DevOps
3 7 (21.21%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Time Management
5 5 (15.15%) Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (12.12%) Web Design
7 3 (9.09%) Graceful Degradation
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Game Development
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
1 12 (36.36%) Python
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) R
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) SPARQL
6 1 (3.03%) XPath
6 1 (3.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Dublin Core
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Talend
2 1 (3.03%) OpenLink
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) VMware
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