The 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 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Taxonomy
Rank 530 484 484
Rank change year-on-year
-46 0
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 41 75 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.50% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 34
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£375 £438 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £375 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £489 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £420 £175
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +140.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £57.50 £90.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
14973 14974 13655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.89% 30.66% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9455 9221 8169
Average daily rate £422 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.19% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 599 825
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £11.51 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 January 2015.

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 21 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 January 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
England -54 38 £413 -5.71% 16
London -19 24 £370 -15.42% 7
South East -11 12 £459 -1.39% 2
Surrey - 4 £509 -
Glasgow -1 2 £167 -
Scotland -7 2 £167 -
Reading +8 1 £325 - 2
Berkshire +2 1 £325 - 2
City of London +2 1 £155 -67.10% 1
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
South West - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 5
Yorkshire - - - - 5
Maidenhead - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Leeds - - - - 5
Bristol - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 39 (31.20%) Content Management
2 31 (24.80%) MySQL
2 31 (24.80%) Drupal
3 28 (22.40%) LAMP
4 27 (21.60%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (20.80%) PHP
6 25 (20.00%) Subversion
7 24 (19.20%) JavaScript
7 24 (19.20%) User Experience
8 22 (17.60%) HTML
8 22 (17.60%) CSS
8 22 (17.60%) XML
8 22 (17.60%) Microsoft
8 22 (17.60%) Scrum
8 22 (17.60%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (16.80%) SharePoint
10 19 (15.20%) Web Services
10 19 (15.20%) Apache Solr
10 19 (15.20%) Information Architecture
10 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (15.20%) Analytics
11 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
12 17 (13.60%) UNIX
12 17 (13.60%) SQL
12 17 (13.60%) Open Source
12 17 (13.60%) TDD
12 17 (13.60%) Information Management
13 16 (12.80%) Java
13 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
13 16 (12.80%) Data Modelling

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 31 (24.80%) Drupal
2 21 (16.80%) SharePoint
3 19 (15.20%) Apache Solr
4 12 (9.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (8.80%) Apache
6 9 (7.20%) Documentum
6 9 (7.20%) IIS
7 7 (5.60%) CMS
8 5 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (3.20%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (2.40%) Magnolia
11 2 (1.60%) WordPress
11 2 (1.60%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.80%) Jadu
12 1 (0.80%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.80%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.80%) InfoPath
3 4 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Fredhopper
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.40%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.60%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (1.60%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.60%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (8.80%) Joyent
3 4 (3.20%) Office 365
4 3 (2.40%) SaaS
4 3 (2.40%) PaaS
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.80%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) Intranet
2 3 (2.40%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (2.40%) Internet
2 3 (2.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.80%) MySQL
2 16 (12.80%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.40%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.80%) PerformancePoint
7 5 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.20%) PowerCenter
9 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.40%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (2.40%) EDRMS
9 3 (2.40%) Aerospike
9 3 (2.40%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.80%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.80%) QualityStage
11 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (20.00%) Subversion
2 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.20%) PHPUnit
4 9 (7.20%) Eclipse
4 9 (7.20%) Ant
4 9 (7.20%) JUnit
4 9 (7.20%) CruiseControl
5 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.40%) StarTeam
6 3 (2.40%) Firebug
7 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.80%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.80%) Sinon.JS
General
1 16 (12.80%) Finance
1 16 (12.80%) Banking
2 11 (8.80%) Retail
3 10 (8.00%) Publishing
4 6 (4.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Front Office
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Architect
2 36 (28.80%) Developer
3 19 (15.20%) Drupal Developer
4 18 (14.40%) Consultant
5 11 (8.80%) Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Data Architect
7 9 (7.20%) SharePoint Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Technical Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.20%) ETL Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Informatica Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Informatica ETL Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Content Editor
11 4 (3.20%) SharePoint Consultant
12 3 (2.40%) Designer
12 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 3 (2.40%) Documentum Developer
12 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.40%) LAMP
2 22 (17.60%) HTML
2 22 (17.60%) CSS
2 22 (17.60%) XML
3 19 (15.20%) Web Services
4 15 (12.00%) Memcached
5 13 (10.40%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (10.40%) jQuery
6 10 (8.00%) .NET
7 9 (7.20%) Ajax
7 9 (7.20%) WDK
8 7 (5.60%) HTML5
8 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET
8 7 (5.60%) XSL
8 7 (5.60%) REST
9 6 (4.80%) CSS3
9 6 (4.80%) XSLT
10 5 (4.00%) Application Packaging
10 5 (4.00%) WCF
11 4 (3.20%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.60%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (19.20%) User Experience
3 17 (13.60%) Open Source
4 12 (9.60%) Social Media
5 11 (8.80%) Blog
6 9 (7.20%) iPad
7 4 (3.20%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.20%) Copywriting
7 4 (3.20%) Statistics
7 4 (3.20%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.40%) Mashup
9 2 (1.60%) GIS
9 2 (1.60%) Wiki
9 2 (1.60%) Ontologies
10 1 (0.80%) Derivative
10 1 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.60%) UNIX
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.20%) Content Management
2 22 (17.60%) Scrum
3 19 (15.20%) Information Architecture
3 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.20%) Analytics
4 17 (13.60%) TDD
4 17 (13.60%) Information Management
5 16 (12.80%) Data Modelling
5 16 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (12.80%) BDD
6 15 (12.00%) DevOps
6 15 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 15 (12.00%) Automated Testing
6 15 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.20%) Kanban
7 14 (11.20%) Business Analysis
8 13 (10.40%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.80%) Data Architecture
10 10 (8.00%) SEO
10 10 (8.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.80%) PHP
2 24 (19.20%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.60%) SQL
4 16 (12.80%) Java
5 9 (7.20%) PHP5
6 5 (4.00%) C#
7 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.40%) Degree
4 5 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (12.00%) Varnish
2 1 (0.80%) IAG
Systems Management
1 15 (12.00%) Puppet
2 13 (10.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (17.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.40%) Rackspace
3 10 (8.00%) Oracle
3 10 (8.00%) Endeca
4 8 (6.40%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.80%) Informatica
6 5 (4.00%) Adobe
7 4 (3.20%) Trillium
7 4 (3.20%) Google
8 3 (2.40%) DataFlux
8 3 (2.40%) Ektron
8 3 (2.40%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.40%) Sun
8 3 (2.40%) SAP
8 3 (2.40%) ForgeRock
9 2 (1.60%) Open Text
9 2 (1.60%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.60%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.60%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.80%) Omniture
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