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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Taxonomy
Rank 597 572 566
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 47 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.093% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 33
Median daily rate £425 £408 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £541 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -14.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median 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
17739 17541 17282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.06% 31.84% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11517 10775 10657
Median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 592 717 748
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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 30 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 30 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 30 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 +6 46 £425 +4.29% 7
London -1 18 £440 +14.28% 5
Yorkshire +11 7 £394 -
Leeds - 7 £394 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £394 -
East of England +12 6 £375 -21.05%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £375 -
Surrey -6 4 £500 -
North West -12 4 £425 +17.24%
South East -21 4 £500 +22.69% 1
City of London - 4 £440 - 1
Manchester -9 3 £425 +17.24%
Cambridge - 3 £375 -
North East - 3 £420 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £420 -
East Midlands +3 1 £425 -15.00% 1
Warwickshire -5 1 £450 -
West Midlands -13 1 £450 -
Croydon -15 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £425 -
South West - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £420 -
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £425 - 1
Durham - 1 - -
Corsham - 1 £400 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.38%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (26.19%) Finance
4 21 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 21 (25.00%) Data Management
5 18 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 17 (20.24%) SharePoint
7 16 (19.05%) Ontologies
7 16 (19.05%) User Experience
8 15 (17.86%) Degree
8 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (16.67%) Content Management
10 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
10 12 (14.29%) Analytics
11 11 (13.10%) Project Management
11 11 (13.10%) CMS
11 11 (13.10%) Migration
11 11 (13.10%) Banking
11 11 (13.10%) Asset Management
11 11 (13.10%) SQL
11 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
11 11 (13.10%) Unix
12 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
12 10 (11.90%) Logical Data Model
12 10 (11.90%) Physical Data Model
12 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
13 9 (10.71%) Master Data Management
13 9 (10.71%) Wireframes
13 9 (10.71%) Splunk
13 9 (10.71%) QA

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 17 (20.24%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.10%) CMS
3 5 (5.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.57%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.38%) Apache
5 2 (2.38%) LiveLink
5 2 (2.38%) nginx
5 2 (2.38%) SAS
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.19%) CICS
6 1 (1.19%) Confluence
6 1 (1.19%) FileNet
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) PegaRULES
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Office
2 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (5.95%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.38%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.38%) MS Project
6 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Maximo
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.95%) Office 365
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) Network Security
2 3 (3.57%) HTTP
3 2 (2.38%) Intranet
4 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.95%) Big Data
2 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.76%) DB2
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.57%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.19%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.19%) HBase
6 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) Power BI
6 1 (1.19%) QlikView
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) ERwin
2 5 (5.95%) Axure RP
3 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (2.38%) Gerrit
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA Agile
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Marketing
4 5 (5.95%) Publishing
5 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.38%) Electronics
6 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.38%) Local Government
6 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.19%) Front Office
7 1 (1.19%) Legal
7 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Analyst
1 17 (20.24%) Architect
2 12 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 12 (14.29%) Designer
3 10 (11.90%) UX Designer
4 7 (8.33%) Data Modeller
4 7 (8.33%) Splunk Engineer
5 4 (4.76%) Data Architect
5 4 (4.76%) Information Architect
5 4 (4.76%) SIEM Engineer
5 4 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.57%) Consultant
6 3 (3.57%) Data Manager
6 3 (3.57%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.38%) Project Planner
7 2 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (2.38%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) XML
2 8 (9.52%) CSS
2 8 (9.52%) HTML
3 6 (7.14%) HTML5
4 5 (5.95%) Web Services
5 4 (4.76%) Regular Expression
6 3 (3.57%) D3.js
6 3 (3.57%) Middleware
6 3 (3.57%) XBRL
7 2 (2.38%) JMS
7 2 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.38%) OpenJDK
7 2 (2.38%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.38%) WS-I
8 1 (1.19%) .NET
8 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.19%) CSS3
8 1 (1.19%) J2EE
8 1 (1.19%) WCF
8 1 (1.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 16 (19.05%) Ontologies
3 16 (19.05%) User Experience
4 10 (11.90%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 6 (7.14%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.95%) Reference Data
7 3 (3.57%) Clustering
7 3 (3.57%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.57%) Derivative
7 3 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.57%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.38%) Replication
8 2 (2.38%) Social Media
9 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.19%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Unix
2 9 (10.71%) Windows
3 4 (4.76%) Linux
4 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.00%) Data Management
2 21 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (16.67%) Content Management
5 12 (14.29%) Analytics
5 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 11 (13.10%) Asset Management
6 11 (13.10%) Migration
6 11 (13.10%) Project Management
7 10 (11.90%) Logical Data Model
7 10 (11.90%) Physical Data Model
8 9 (10.71%) Master Data Management
8 9 (10.71%) Wireframes
9 7 (8.33%) Quality Management
9 7 (8.33%) SIEM
9 7 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
9 7 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
1 11 (13.10%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) Java
3 4 (4.76%) Python
4 3 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) C
6 1 (1.19%) C#
6 1 (1.19%) COBOL
6 1 (1.19%) JCL
6 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) CISMP
2 7 (8.33%) CISSP
2 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) MBA
5 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) QA
2 7 (8.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.19%) COREP
4 1 (1.19%) FINREP
4 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) ISO20022
4 1 (1.19%) SEPA
4 1 (1.19%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) QRadar
2 2 (2.38%) CFEngine
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (1.19%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.19%) Nagios
3 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Splunk
3 7 (8.33%) Citrix
3 7 (8.33%) Google
4 6 (7.14%) Adobe
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle
6 4 (4.76%) OpenText
7 2 (2.38%) Informatica
7 2 (2.38%) Nintex
7 2 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.38%) SAP
7 2 (2.38%) Talend
8 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.19%) IBM
8 1 (1.19%) Pega
8 1 (1.19%) Quark
8 1 (1.19%) Teradata
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