The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 375 372 369
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 44 47 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.50% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 19
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£373 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £338 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.32 -
Taxonomies
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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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8376 9335 8345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.05% 37.37% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5944 6591 5748
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 163 207
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.50 £48.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Taxonomies
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Taxonomies Jobs Demand Trend in London

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Taxonomies Daily Rate Trend in London

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Taxonomies across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Taxonomies Daily Rate Histogram in London

Taxonomies
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Taxonomies Hourly Rate Trend in London

Taxonomies
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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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
City of London +1 5 £155 -66.30% 4
Croydon - 1 £438 -
Taxonomies
England

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 27 (32.53%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (21.69%) Apache Solr
3 17 (20.48%) Drupal
3 17 (20.48%) MySQL
3 17 (20.48%) SharePoint
3 17 (20.48%) LAMP
4 16 (19.28%) Finance
5 15 (18.07%) Content Management
5 15 (18.07%) PHP
5 15 (18.07%) User Experience
6 14 (16.87%) Analytics
6 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
6 14 (16.87%) UNIX
6 14 (16.87%) Subversion
6 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (16.87%) TDD
6 14 (16.87%) Endeca
6 14 (16.87%) Scrum
7 13 (15.66%) E-Commerce
7 13 (15.66%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (15.66%) BDD
8 12 (14.46%) Puppet
8 12 (14.46%) MongoDB
8 12 (14.46%) Rackspace
8 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (14.46%) DevOps
8 12 (14.46%) Varnish
8 12 (14.46%) Memcached
8 12 (14.46%) Information Architecture
8 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (21.69%) Apache Solr
2 17 (20.48%) SharePoint
2 17 (20.48%) Drupal
3 9 (10.84%) CMS
4 8 (9.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (6.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.61%) Apache
7 2 (2.41%) Documentum
7 2 (2.41%) WordPress
7 2 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.20%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.20%) IIS
8 1 (1.20%) Node.js
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.20%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.20%) Jadu
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Fredhopper
2 2 (2.41%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (2.41%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.20%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.20%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (12.05%) Joyent
3 3 (3.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Intranet
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) MySQL
2 12 (14.46%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.23%) PowerCenter
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.82%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.41%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.20%) Essbase
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.20%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.20%) DataStage
7 1 (1.20%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.20%) Big Data
7 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
1 14 (16.87%) Subversion
2 11 (13.25%) PHPUnit
3 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.41%) Firebug
5 1 (1.20%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.20%) Sinon.JS
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 12 (14.46%) Retail
3 10 (12.05%) Banking
4 6 (7.23%) Publishing
5 4 (4.82%) Legal
6 3 (3.61%) Marketing
7 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) Consultant
3 15 (18.07%) Drupal Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Architect
7 6 (7.23%) ETL Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Informatica Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Informatica ETL Developer
9 4 (4.82%) SharePoint Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Business Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) Knowledge Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Governance Consultant
11 2 (2.41%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Senior Business Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) LAMP
2 12 (14.46%) ActiveMQ
2 12 (14.46%) Memcached
3 11 (13.25%) XML
4 8 (9.64%) HTML
5 6 (7.23%) CSS
6 5 (6.02%) .NET
6 5 (6.02%) jQuery
7 4 (4.82%) Web Services
8 3 (3.61%) HTML5
8 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.61%) XBRL
9 2 (2.41%) J2EE
9 2 (2.41%) Ajax
9 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.41%) REST
9 2 (2.41%) CSS3
10 1 (1.20%) WebSockets
10 1 (1.20%) Apache Sling
10 1 (1.20%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.07%) User Experience
3 11 (13.25%) Open Source
3 11 (13.25%) iPad
4 6 (7.23%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.61%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.41%) Wiki
8 1 (1.20%) Blog
8 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.20%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.20%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) UNIX
2 2 (2.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Content Management
2 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.87%) TDD
2 14 (16.87%) Scrum
2 14 (16.87%) Analytics
3 13 (15.66%) BDD
3 13 (15.66%) E-Commerce
4 12 (14.46%) Configuration Management
4 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (14.46%) Automated Testing
4 12 (14.46%) Information Architecture
4 12 (14.46%) DevOps
5 11 (13.25%) Kanban
5 11 (13.25%) B2C
5 11 (13.25%) Benchmarking
6 9 (10.84%) Data Modelling
6 9 (10.84%) SEO
7 7 (8.43%) Migration
7 7 (8.43%) ETL
7 7 (8.43%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) PHP
2 9 (10.84%) SQL
3 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.02%) Java
5 3 (3.61%) C#
6 1 (1.20%) PHP5
6 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Varnish
2 1 (1.20%) IAG
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) Puppet
1 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Endeca
2 12 (14.46%) Rackspace
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle
4 6 (7.23%) Informatica
5 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.82%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.61%) Open Text
8 2 (2.41%) Google
8 2 (2.41%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.41%) Ektron
8 2 (2.41%) Remedy
8 2 (2.41%) Adobe
8 2 (2.41%) BMC
9 1 (1.20%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
9 1 (1.20%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.20%) GoldenSource
9 1 (1.20%) Omniture