The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Taxonomy
Rank 612 596 566
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -30
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 35 44 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 39
Median daily rate £425 £430 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% -1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £594 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £430 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.81 £40.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% -63.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.81 £40.57
% change year-on-year
- -63.50%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18125 17694 17778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.60% 31.70% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11788 10715 10842
Median daily rate £425 £418 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.67% +4.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 603 694 769
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Taxonomies
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Taxonomies as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Taxonomies Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Trend

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

Taxonomies Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Taxonomies Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Taxonomies
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Taxonomies Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Taxonomies
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -30 31 £425 -10.52% 7
London -30 16 £440 -2.22% 4
North West -2 5 £425 +17.24%
West Yorkshire +14 4 £375 - 1
Yorkshire +6 4 £375 - 1
Manchester -1 4 £425 +17.24%
Leeds -3 4 £375 - 1
Scotland - 4 £175 -
East of England +4 3 £375 -21.05%
City of London - 3 £440 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £175 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £375 -
Canary Wharf +3 1 £425 -37.03%
Surrey -9 1 £475 -
South East -11 1 £475 -
Cheshire -13 1 £425 -
Croydon -17 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 £375 -
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Corsham - 1 £400 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £420 - 1
South West - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
North East - 1 £420 - 2
Aberdeen - 1 - -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Taxonomies also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) Data Modelling
2 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (28.77%) Data Management
4 20 (27.40%) Finance
5 19 (26.03%) Management Information System
5 19 (26.03%) SharePoint
6 16 (21.92%) Ontologies
7 14 (19.18%) Content Management
7 14 (19.18%) Migration
7 14 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (17.81%) Unix
8 13 (17.81%) TOGAF
9 12 (16.44%) Data Centre
10 11 (15.07%) Project Management
10 11 (15.07%) CMS
10 11 (15.07%) Banking
10 11 (15.07%) Asset Management
10 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
10 11 (15.07%) Splunk
11 10 (13.70%) Degree
11 10 (13.70%) Windows
11 10 (13.70%) XML
11 10 (13.70%) Logical Data Model
11 10 (13.70%) Physical Data Model
11 10 (13.70%) Analytics
12 9 (12.33%) Master Data Management
12 9 (12.33%) User Experience
12 9 (12.33%) Threat Modelling
12 9 (12.33%) QRadar

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (26.03%) SharePoint
2 11 (15.07%) CMS
3 3 (4.11%) Alfresco
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.74%) LiveLink
4 2 (2.74%) nginx
4 2 (2.74%) SAS
4 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.37%) CICS
5 1 (1.37%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) FileNet
5 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.37%) PegaRULES
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) MS Project
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.74%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Maximo
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Office 365
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Network Security
2 2 (2.74%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) Intranet
3 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.22%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.85%) Big Data
4 4 (5.48%) DB2
5 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.11%) MySQL
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.37%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.37%) HBase
7 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.37%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) ERwin
2 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.11%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.74%) Gerrit
4 2 (2.74%) JIRA
4 2 (2.74%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Publishing
4 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Front Office
6 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Local Government
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Architect
2 12 (16.44%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Splunk Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Data Modeller
6 6 (8.22%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.22%) SIEM Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Designer
7 5 (6.85%) Information Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Data Manager
9 3 (4.11%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) UX Designer
10 2 (2.74%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Content Designer
10 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Architect
10 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.74%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) XML
2 5 (6.85%) Web Services
3 4 (5.48%) HTML
3 4 (5.48%) XBRL
4 3 (4.11%) CSS
4 3 (4.11%) D3.js
4 3 (4.11%) Middleware
5 2 (2.74%) HTML5
5 2 (2.74%) JMS
5 2 (2.74%) jQuery
5 2 (2.74%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (2.74%) OpenJDK
5 2 (2.74%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.74%) Spring Boot
5 2 (2.74%) WS-I
5 2 (2.74%) XSLT
6 1 (1.37%) .NET
6 1 (1.37%) COM
6 1 (1.37%) XHTML
6 1 (1.37%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (26.03%) Management Information System
3 16 (21.92%) Ontologies
4 12 (16.44%) Data Centre
5 9 (12.33%) User Experience
6 7 (9.59%) Data Structures
7 6 (8.22%) Reference Data
8 5 (6.85%) Visualisation
9 3 (4.11%) Clustering
9 3 (4.11%) Credit Risk
10 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.74%) Replication
11 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
11 1 (1.37%) Informatics
11 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.37%) PMI
11 1 (1.37%) W3C
11 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Unix
2 10 (13.70%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) Data Modelling
3 21 (28.77%) Data Management
4 14 (19.18%) Content Management
4 14 (19.18%) Migration
4 14 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (17.81%) TOGAF
6 11 (15.07%) Asset Management
6 11 (15.07%) Project Management
7 10 (13.70%) Analytics
7 10 (13.70%) Logical Data Model
7 10 (13.70%) Physical Data Model
8 9 (12.33%) Master Data Management
8 9 (12.33%) SIEM
8 9 (12.33%) Threat Modelling
9 8 (10.96%) Information Architecture
10 7 (9.59%) Data Architecture
10 7 (9.59%) Quality Management
10 7 (9.59%) SDLC
11 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) Java
3 4 (5.48%) Python
4 3 (4.11%) PHP
5 2 (2.74%) Ruby
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) C#
6 1 (1.37%) COBOL
6 1 (1.37%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) CISMP
2 9 (12.33%) CISSP
3 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) MBA
6 1 (1.37%) MCP
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
2 8 (10.96%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.74%) ISO20022
4 1 (1.37%) COREP
4 1 (1.37%) FINREP
4 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.37%) SEPA
4 1 (1.37%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) QRadar
2 2 (2.74%) CFEngine
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.74%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
1 11 (15.07%) Splunk
2 9 (12.33%) Citrix
3 4 (5.48%) OpenText
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Adobe
5 2 (2.74%) Google
5 2 (2.74%) Informatica
5 2 (2.74%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.74%) Talend
6 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.37%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Lotus
6 1 (1.37%) Nintex
6 1 (1.37%) Pega
6 1 (1.37%) Quark
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Teradata
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