The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 192 215 218
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 5 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.15% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.40% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Average daily rate
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£456 £450 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £350 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £590 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £375 £307
% change year-on-year
+21.33% +22.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.38
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2041 2722 2992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.55% 37.52% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 2013 2196
Average daily rate £466 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 59 65
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

Taxonomies
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Taxonomies Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Taxonomies Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Taxonomies across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Taxonomies Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Taxonomies
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Taxonomies Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) Dojo
4 3 (21.43%) YUI
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Subversion
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Adobe
4 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
4 3 (21.43%) Sinon.JS

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
1 3 (21.43%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) PowerCenter
4 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
1 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 3 (21.43%) Capybara
1 3 (21.43%) Sinon.JS
1 3 (21.43%) Sublime Text
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) UI Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Informatica ETL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Informatica Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Information Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) Ajax
2 3 (21.43%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) Dojo
2 3 (21.43%) YUI
2 3 (21.43%) Ext JS
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) CSS3
2 3 (21.43%) WebSockets
2 3 (21.43%) JSLint
2 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
2 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (21.43%) LESS
2 3 (21.43%) Ember.js
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) BDD
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) EAI
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Fund Management
3 2 (14.29%) Content Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft