The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Taxonomy
Rank 568 557 500
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -57
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 28 36 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.076% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.24% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 49
Average daily rate £449 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.27% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £325 £420
% change year-on-year
+40.38% -22.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £14.81 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -63.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.81 £40.57
% change year-on-year
- -63.50%
Taxonomies
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15327 14891 14927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.48% 31.62% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9364 9160
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 641 629
Average hourly rate £21.40 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Taxonomies
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Taxonomies Jobs Demand Trend in England

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Taxonomies Daily Rate Trend in England

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Taxonomies across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Taxonomies Daily Rate Histogram in England

Taxonomies
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Taxonomies Hourly Rate Trend in England

Taxonomies
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 13 £450 -10.00% 3
North East - 6 £440 - 2
South East +9 3 £481 +6.94% 4
Yorkshire - 2 £575 - 2
South West - 2 £388 -
North West -17 1 £650 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Taxonomies
UK

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Data Modelling
2 24 (31.58%) User Experience
3 21 (27.63%) Data Management
4 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (26.32%) Analytics
5 18 (23.68%) Finance
6 17 (22.37%) Information Architecture
7 16 (21.05%) Banking
8 15 (19.74%) Ontologies
9 14 (18.42%) Content Management
9 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
9 14 (18.42%) SQL
10 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
11 12 (15.79%) XML
11 12 (15.79%) Retail
11 12 (15.79%) CMS
11 12 (15.79%) Data Architecture
12 11 (14.47%) Data Quality
12 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
12 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
13 10 (13.16%) Migration
13 10 (13.16%) Management Information System
14 9 (11.84%) ERwin
14 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
15 8 (10.53%) Endeca
15 8 (10.53%) Algorithms
15 8 (10.53%) Benchmarking
15 8 (10.53%) Project Management
15 8 (10.53%) B2C

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 12 (15.79%) CMS
3 6 (7.89%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.32%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.32%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) FileNet
6 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.32%) Jadu
6 1 (1.32%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Project
2 2 (2.63%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Intranet
2 3 (3.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.26%) Big Data
3 3 (3.95%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.63%) Data Mart
4 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.32%) HBase
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.32%) MS Access
5 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) ERwin
2 5 (6.58%) Axure RP
3 4 (5.26%) ProtoShare
4 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.32%) JIRA
5 1 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Banking
3 12 (15.79%) Retail
4 5 (6.58%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Front Office
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Architect
2 10 (13.16%) Analyst
2 10 (13.16%) Data Architect
3 9 (11.84%) Data Modeller
3 9 (11.84%) Information Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Designer
4 7 (9.21%) Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) UX Designer
6 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Product Owner
6 4 (5.26%) Product Specialist
6 4 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.26%) User Experience Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) XML
2 8 (10.53%) HTML
3 7 (9.21%) CSS
4 5 (6.58%) XBRL
5 3 (3.95%) D3.js
5 3 (3.95%) jQuery
6 2 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (2.63%) Web Services
6 2 (2.63%) XSLT
7 1 (1.32%) Ajax
7 1 (1.32%) HTML5
7 1 (1.32%) REST
7 1 (1.32%) RSS
7 1 (1.32%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.32%) SOAP
7 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.32%) WPF
7 1 (1.32%) XHTML
7 1 (1.32%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) User Experience
2 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (19.74%) Ontologies
4 10 (13.16%) Management Information System
5 8 (10.53%) Algorithms
6 7 (9.21%) Reference Data
7 6 (7.89%) Visualisation
8 5 (6.58%) Data Structures
9 4 (5.26%) iPad
10 3 (3.95%) Clustering
10 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
11 2 (2.63%) Copywriting
11 2 (2.63%) Market Risk
11 2 (2.63%) Wiki
12 1 (1.32%) Data Extraction
12 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (1.32%) Derivative
12 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information Act
12 1 (1.32%) Graphic Design
12 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Unix
3 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 21 (27.63%) Data Management
4 20 (26.32%) Analytics
5 17 (22.37%) Information Architecture
6 14 (18.42%) Content Management
7 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
8 12 (15.79%) Data Architecture
9 10 (13.16%) Migration
10 8 (10.53%) B2C
10 8 (10.53%) Benchmarking
10 8 (10.53%) Project Management
11 7 (9.21%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (9.21%) Physical Data Model
11 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.89%) B2B
12 6 (7.89%) Business Analytics
12 6 (7.89%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (7.89%) Usability Testing
13 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (1.32%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) CISMP
4 3 (3.95%) CISSP
5 2 (2.63%) MBA
6 1 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) MCP
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.47%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.58%) ISO20022
3 2 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Endeca
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Citrix
3 3 (3.95%) Informatica
3 3 (3.95%) Splunk
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe
4 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.32%) Google
4 1 (1.32%) HP
4 1 (1.32%) i2
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Lotus
4 1 (1.32%) OpenText
4 1 (1.32%) Quark