The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Semantic Web
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 268 261
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7  
Contract jobs citing Semantic Web 1 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.033% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.045% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Median daily rate £425 £550 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.72% +29.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £424
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Semantic Web is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2217 2742 2965
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.54% 30.39% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1271 1636 1598
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 140 131
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% +84.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Semantic Web
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Semantic Web as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Semantic Web in the South East

Semantic Web
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Semantic Web in the South East

Semantic Web
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire -8 1 £425 -15.00%
Semantic Web
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 across the South East region with a requirement for Semantic Web.

1 7 (100.00%) Big Data
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Confluence
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (42.86%) Informatics
4 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Publishing
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 2 (28.57%) Mesos
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Scala

Semantic Web
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Data Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Scala Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Informatics
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
2 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Mesos
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds