The first 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 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 England 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 494 506 532
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +26
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 63 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.037% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 14
Average daily rate £436 £350 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £303 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £425 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.57 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.57 - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13385 11262 14104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.06% 26.08% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8379 6963 8351
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £243 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 542 580 722
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Taxonomies
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Taxonomies across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Taxonomies Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London 0 48 £430 +22.85% 8
East of England -26 6 £475 +26.66%
North West - 6 - -
South East -15 2 £380 +16.92%
South West - 1 - -
Taxonomies
UK

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 54 (38.85%) Information Architecture
2 52 (37.41%) Management Information System
3 49 (35.25%) SharePoint
4 33 (23.74%) Data Modelling
5 31 (22.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 28 (20.14%) Information Management
7 27 (19.42%) Document Management
7 27 (19.42%) Ontologies
7 27 (19.42%) XML
8 22 (15.83%) Scrum
9 20 (14.39%) Open Text
10 19 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (13.67%) Business Analysis
10 19 (13.67%) Degree
11 18 (12.95%) Content Management
11 18 (12.95%) Subversion
11 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
11 18 (12.95%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (12.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (12.23%) Open Source
12 17 (12.23%) MySQL
13 16 (11.51%) SQL
13 16 (11.51%) Workflow
13 16 (11.51%) MongoDB
14 15 (10.79%) SEO
14 15 (10.79%) UML
14 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
15 14 (10.07%) Drupal
15 14 (10.07%) Banking
15 14 (10.07%) Publishing

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 49 (35.25%) SharePoint
2 31 (22.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (12.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (10.07%) Drupal
5 13 (9.35%) Apache Solr
6 11 (7.91%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (5.76%) Documentum
8 7 (5.04%) IIS
9 6 (4.32%) CMS
10 4 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (2.88%) MS Project Server
11 3 (2.16%) Node.js
11 3 (2.16%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.44%) LiveLink
12 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.72%) Apache
13 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (6.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.76%) MS Office
3 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.32%) MS Project
3 6 (4.32%) InfoPath
4 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.88%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.44%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.19%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (7.19%) Joyent
2 7 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) Intranet
2 2 (1.44%) SAN
3 1 (0.72%) LDAP
3 1 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.95%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (12.23%) MySQL
3 16 (11.51%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.32%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.32%) PerformancePoint
7 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.16%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.16%) PowerCenter
8 3 (2.16%) EDRMS
9 2 (1.44%) IDOL
9 2 (1.44%) Data Mart
9 2 (1.44%) Triplestore
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (12.95%) Subversion
2 12 (8.63%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.63%) PHPUnit
3 6 (4.32%) CruiseControl
3 6 (4.32%) Ant
3 6 (4.32%) JUnit
3 6 (4.32%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.32%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.88%) StarTeam
5 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.72%) MSTest
6 1 (0.72%) ERwin
6 1 (0.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.72%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (10.07%) Publishing
1 14 (10.07%) Banking
2 9 (6.47%) Legal
3 7 (5.04%) Investment Banking
3 7 (5.04%) Finance
4 4 (2.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.16%) Advertising
5 3 (2.16%) Marketing
6 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.44%) Local Government
7 1 (0.72%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 76 (54.68%) Architect
2 49 (35.25%) Information Architect
3 31 (22.30%) Developer
4 13 (9.35%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (9.35%) Drupal Developer
5 12 (8.63%) Analyst
5 12 (8.63%) Data Architect
6 9 (6.47%) Data Modeller
7 8 (5.76%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.04%) Consultant
9 4 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.88%) Senior Developer
9 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (2.88%) SharePoint Architect
9 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Information Architect
10 3 (2.16%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 3 (2.16%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.16%) Informatica Developer
10 3 (2.16%) SharePoint Consultant
10 3 (2.16%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.42%) XML
2 13 (9.35%) .NET
3 12 (8.63%) HTML
3 12 (8.63%) Web Services
3 12 (8.63%) LAMP
3 12 (8.63%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (8.63%) Memcached
4 10 (7.19%) HTML5
4 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET
5 9 (6.47%) CSS
6 6 (4.32%) Microformats
7 5 (3.60%) XSD
7 5 (3.60%) XML Schema
7 5 (3.60%) WDK
8 4 (2.88%) Middleware
8 4 (2.88%) JSP
8 4 (2.88%) jQuery
8 4 (2.88%) CSS3
8 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.16%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (37.41%) Management Information System
2 27 (19.42%) Ontologies
3 17 (12.23%) Open Source
4 8 (5.76%) Data Integration
5 6 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.32%) Informatics
6 5 (3.60%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.88%) Firmware
7 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.16%) NHS
8 3 (2.16%) W3C
8 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.44%) Statistics
9 2 (1.44%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.44%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.44%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.44%) GIS
9 2 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.72%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.63%) UNIX
2 4 (2.88%) Windows
3 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.85%) Information Architecture
2 33 (23.74%) Data Modelling
3 28 (20.14%) Information Management
4 27 (19.42%) Document Management
5 22 (15.83%) Scrum
6 19 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (13.67%) Business Analysis
7 18 (12.95%) Content Management
8 16 (11.51%) Workflow
9 15 (10.79%) SEO
9 15 (10.79%) UML
10 13 (9.35%) TDD
11 12 (8.63%) SOA
11 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (8.63%) Automated Testing
11 12 (8.63%) BDD
12 11 (7.91%) Data Architecture
13 10 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (7.19%) Kanban
13 10 (7.19%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.51%) SQL
2 13 (9.35%) PHP
2 13 (9.35%) Java
3 10 (7.19%) C#
4 8 (5.76%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.04%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.16%) Python
6 3 (2.16%) C
6 3 (2.16%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.44%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.72%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.67%) Degree
2 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.04%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.44%) MCSM
6 2 (1.44%) MCSE
6 2 (1.44%) MCSA
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) SNOMED CT
2 2 (1.44%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 12 (8.63%) Varnish
2 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.44%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (7.19%) Puppet
1 10 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (14.39%) Open Text
2 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.19%) Rackspace
4 6 (4.32%) Oracle
5 5 (3.60%) Adobe
6 3 (2.16%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.16%) Informatica
6 3 (2.16%) Mercator
7 2 (1.44%) Kofax
7 2 (1.44%) IBM
7 2 (1.44%) VMware
7 2 (1.44%) Meridio
7 2 (1.44%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.44%) Akamai
8 1 (0.72%) Sun
8 1 (0.72%) EMC
London
Connectus
Rate: £435 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £310 - £370 per day
Posted: 28 days ago