The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.48% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.57 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.57 - -
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
172 134 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.48% 18.16% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 58 85
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £204 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 8
Average hourly rate £31.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.87% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £20.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Taxonomies
North West

Taxonomies
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Taxonomies across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Taxonomies Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Taxonomies Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Taxonomies
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Taxonomies across the Cheshire region.

Taxonomies Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Taxonomies
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Taxonomies 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 Taxonomies.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Kofax
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Taxonomies 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 Taxonomies. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) InfoPath
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Kofax