The first table below looks at the demand for RDF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDF over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RDF 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £323 -
% change year-on-year
+55.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1730 1524 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.65% 71.82% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 831 986
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 53
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% +123.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
RDF
England

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDF across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RDF
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDF across the Yorkshire region.

RDF Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RDF
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RDF 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 RDF.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) CMS
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Customer Insight
6 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
6 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 1 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (11.11%) NHS

RDF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RDF 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 RDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Architect
1 9 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Semantic Web
2 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Customer Insight
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle