The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 121 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.63% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate
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£176 £350 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.71% +50.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+21.33% +3.44%
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
746 636 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.83% 25.74% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 328 251
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 50
Average hourly rate £14.39 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.65% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.25 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £22.50 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

Taxonomies
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Taxonomies Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Taxonomies Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Taxonomies
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Taxonomies Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (60.00%) Publishing
1 6 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) JSP
2 3 (30.00%) Servlets
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Information Management
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Statistics
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Java EE
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) JSTL
2 3 (30.00%) Copywriting
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) Ext JS
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Hudson
General
1 6 (60.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Information Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Content Editor
3 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) JSP
1 3 (30.00%) Servlets
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
1 3 (30.00%) JSTL
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
1 3 (30.00%) Ext JS
1 3 (30.00%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
1 3 (30.00%) Copywriting
2 2 (20.00%) Wiki
2 2 (20.00%) Blog
3 1 (10.00%) Ontologies
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Information Management
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (30.00%) Metadata Management
3 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter