The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 29 July 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.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 547 505 515
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +10
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 42 58 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.11% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 28
Average daily rate
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£466 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.33% -5.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £291 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +47.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £40.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.38
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13781 13476 14294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.23% 26.35% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8358 8132 8184
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 563 611 781
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%

Taxonomies
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Taxonomies within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
England -22 38 £463 +22.51% 8
London -13 31 £470 +12.23% 6
City of London +21 5 £438 +2.94% 1
South West -32 4 £300 -29.41%
Dorset - 3 £300 -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
East of England - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Luton - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Oxford - - - -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 40 (37.74%) SharePoint
2 22 (20.75%) XML
3 21 (19.81%) Data Modelling
4 20 (18.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (18.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (17.92%) Scrum
6 18 (16.98%) Management Information System
6 18 (16.98%) Workflow
6 18 (16.98%) CSS
6 18 (16.98%) SQL
6 18 (16.98%) Content Management
6 18 (16.98%) Degree
7 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
8 16 (15.09%) .NET
8 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
9 15 (14.15%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (14.15%) Intranet
9 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (13.21%) Migration
10 14 (13.21%) Web Services
10 14 (13.21%) UML
11 13 (12.26%) HTML
11 13 (12.26%) Java
11 13 (12.26%) Publishing
11 13 (12.26%) Finance
11 13 (12.26%) Document Management
11 13 (12.26%) Information Architecture
12 12 (11.32%) Data Architecture
12 12 (11.32%) CMS
12 12 (11.32%) C#

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 40 (37.74%) SharePoint
2 20 (18.87%) SharePoint 2010
2 20 (18.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (11.32%) CMS
4 9 (8.49%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (5.66%) MS Project Server
5 6 (5.66%) Drupal
5 6 (5.66%) Node.js
6 5 (4.72%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.72%) IIS
6 5 (4.72%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (3.77%) Documentum
8 3 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.83%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.94%) WordPress
9 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.94%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Project
1 8 (7.55%) InfoPath
2 5 (4.72%) MS Office
2 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.77%) PowerPivot
3 4 (3.77%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.89%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.94%) HFM
4 1 (0.94%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.72%) Joyent
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.15%) Intranet
2 4 (3.77%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (0.94%) LDAP
4 1 (0.94%) Network Security
4 1 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.49%) MySQL
4 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.72%) Big Data
8 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.77%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (1.89%) Triplestore
10 2 (1.89%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.94%) DataStage
11 1 (0.94%) Essbase
11 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Visual Studio
1 11 (10.38%) Subversion
2 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.72%) PHPUnit
3 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.83%) Hudson
3 3 (2.83%) Capybara
3 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.83%) Sinon.JS
3 3 (2.83%) Sublime Text
3 3 (2.83%) JUnit
3 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.83%) Maven
3 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.83%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.94%) ERwin
General
1 13 (12.26%) Finance
1 13 (12.26%) Publishing
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
3 7 (6.60%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.72%) Retail
5 3 (2.83%) Legal
6 2 (1.89%) Advertising
6 2 (1.89%) Local Government
6 2 (1.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.94%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.94%) French Language
7 1 (0.94%) Norwegian Language
7 1 (0.94%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.30%) Developer
2 25 (23.58%) Architect
3 19 (17.92%) Analyst
4 15 (14.15%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (10.38%) Business Analyst
5 11 (10.38%) Consultant
6 9 (8.49%) Data Modeller
7 8 (7.55%) Technical Architect
8 7 (6.60%) Information Architect
9 6 (5.66%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.72%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Drupal Developer
11 4 (3.77%) SharePoint Consultant
11 4 (3.77%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.77%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.83%) Knowledge Manager
12 3 (2.83%) UI Developer
13 2 (1.89%) SharePoint Specialist
13 2 (1.89%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.75%) XML
2 18 (16.98%) CSS
3 16 (15.09%) .NET
4 14 (13.21%) Web Services
5 13 (12.26%) HTML
6 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.49%) HTML5
7 7 (6.60%) CSS3
7 7 (6.60%) jQuery
8 6 (5.66%) Ext JS
8 6 (5.66%) J2EE
8 6 (5.66%) JSP
8 6 (5.66%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.72%) REST
9 5 (4.72%) Memcached
9 5 (4.72%) XML Schema
9 5 (4.72%) XSD
9 5 (4.72%) LAMP
9 5 (4.72%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (3.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.43%) Open Source
3 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.66%) Ontologies
4 5 (4.72%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.72%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.77%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) iPad
6 3 (2.83%) W3C
6 3 (2.83%) GIS
7 2 (1.89%) Wiki
7 2 (1.89%) Statistics
7 2 (1.89%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.94%) Mashup
8 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.94%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.72%) UNIX
2 2 (1.89%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) Data Modelling
2 19 (17.92%) Scrum
3 18 (16.98%) Workflow
3 18 (16.98%) Content Management
4 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.21%) UML
5 14 (13.21%) Migration
6 13 (12.26%) Document Management
6 13 (12.26%) Information Architecture
7 12 (11.32%) Data Architecture
7 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (10.38%) Business Analysis
8 11 (10.38%) Metadata Management
9 10 (9.43%) Knowledge Management
9 10 (9.43%) SOA
10 9 (8.49%) ITIL
11 8 (7.55%) TDD
11 8 (7.55%) Service Delivery
11 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.98%) SQL
2 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.26%) Java
4 12 (11.32%) C#
5 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.72%) PHP
7 3 (2.83%) Python
8 2 (1.89%) SPARQL
8 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.94%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) MCSM
3 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.89%) MCSE
3 2 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) QA
2 4 (3.77%) SLA
3 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.94%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Varnish
2 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Puppet
1 5 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Adobe
3 7 (6.60%) Oracle
4 6 (5.66%) Open Text
5 5 (4.72%) Rackspace
6 4 (3.77%) Endeca
7 3 (2.83%) Kofax
8 2 (1.89%) VMware
8 2 (1.89%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.89%) Akamai
8 2 (1.89%) Informatica
8 2 (1.89%) Remedy
8 2 (1.89%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.89%) BMC
9 1 (0.94%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.94%) IBM
9 1 (0.94%) Sun
9 1 (0.94%) EMC
9 1 (0.94%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.94%) Twitter
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