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 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Taxonomy
Rank 129 130 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.39% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£425 - £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £464 £370
% change year-on-year
-12.24% +25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
934 771 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.00% 27.69% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 420 346
Average daily rate £350 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% -6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 23
Average hourly rate £23.25 £21.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +61.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £11.15 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.80 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +7.69%

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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Aberdeen - 3 £425 -
Glasgow 0 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Taxonomies
UK

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Teamcenter
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) CAD
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Teamcenter
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Editor
3 1 (20.00%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (20.00%) Content Editor
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CAD
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe