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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 540 508 535
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +27
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 40 61 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.12% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.45% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 29
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£466 £373 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.16% -4.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £291 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £260
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +41.53%
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
13575 13529 14275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.21% 26.54% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8238 8164 8195
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 546 610 770
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 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%

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 23 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 23 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 -31 36 £463 +23.33% 11
London -8 29 £470 +13.93% 4
City of London +27 5 £438 +2.94% 1
South West -26 4 £300 -29.41%
Scotland -21 3 - -
Dorset - 3 £300 -
Glasgow +1 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 2
Canary Wharf - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Luton - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Oxford - - - -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 (36.70%) SharePoint
2 23 (21.10%) XML
3 22 (20.18%) Data Modelling
4 21 (19.27%) Scrum
5 20 (18.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (18.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 19 (17.43%) Management Information System
6 19 (17.43%) Degree
7 18 (16.51%) Content Management
7 18 (16.51%) Workflow
7 18 (16.51%) CSS
7 18 (16.51%) SQL
8 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
8 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (14.68%) .NET
9 16 (14.68%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
10 15 (13.76%) Intranet
11 14 (12.84%) Subversion
11 14 (12.84%) Finance
11 14 (12.84%) Migration
11 14 (12.84%) Web Services
11 14 (12.84%) HTML
11 14 (12.84%) UML
11 14 (12.84%) Information Architecture
12 13 (11.93%) Open Source
12 13 (11.93%) Java
12 13 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (11.93%) Document Management
13 12 (11.01%) Data Architecture

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (36.70%) SharePoint
2 20 (18.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 20 (18.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (11.01%) CMS
4 9 (8.26%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (8.26%) Drupal
5 8 (7.34%) Apache Solr
6 6 (5.50%) Node.js
6 6 (5.50%) MS Project Server
7 5 (4.59%) IIS
7 5 (4.59%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (3.67%) Documentum
9 3 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (2.75%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.92%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Project
1 8 (7.34%) InfoPath
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
2 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.67%) PowerPivot
3 4 (3.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.83%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.92%) HFM
4 1 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (6.42%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (6.42%) Joyent
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.76%) Intranet
2 4 (3.67%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) SAN
4 1 (0.92%) LDAP
4 1 (0.92%) Network Security
4 1 (0.92%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (11.01%) MySQL
2 12 (11.01%) MongoDB
3 10 (9.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.59%) Big Data
8 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.67%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (1.83%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.83%) Triplestore
10 2 (1.83%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.92%) DataStage
11 1 (0.92%) Essbase
11 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Subversion
2 11 (10.09%) Visual Studio
3 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.34%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.75%) Hudson
4 3 (2.75%) Capybara
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.75%) Sinon.JS
4 3 (2.75%) Sublime Text
4 3 (2.75%) JUnit
4 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.75%) Maven
4 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.92%) ERwin
General
1 14 (12.84%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Publishing
3 10 (9.17%) Banking
4 7 (6.42%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.67%) Retail
6 3 (2.75%) Legal
7 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 2 (1.83%) Local Government
7 2 (1.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.92%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.92%) French Language
8 1 (0.92%) Norwegian Language
8 1 (0.92%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Developer
2 27 (24.77%) Architect
3 20 (18.35%) Analyst
4 15 (13.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (10.09%) Business Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Consultant
7 9 (8.26%) Data Modeller
8 8 (7.34%) Information Architect
8 8 (7.34%) Technical Architect
8 8 (7.34%) Drupal Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Consultant
12 3 (2.75%) Knowledge Manager
12 3 (2.75%) UI Developer
13 2 (1.83%) SharePoint Specialist
13 2 (1.83%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.10%) XML
2 18 (16.51%) CSS
3 16 (14.68%) .NET
4 14 (12.84%) HTML
4 14 (12.84%) Web Services
5 10 (9.17%) HTML5
6 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET
7 8 (7.34%) LAMP
7 8 (7.34%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (7.34%) Memcached
8 7 (6.42%) CSS3
8 7 (6.42%) jQuery
9 6 (5.50%) Ext JS
9 6 (5.50%) J2EE
9 6 (5.50%) JSP
9 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.59%) REST
10 5 (4.59%) XML Schema
10 5 (4.59%) XSD
11 4 (3.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.93%) Open Source
3 6 (5.50%) Ontologies
3 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.59%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.59%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.67%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.75%) W3C
6 3 (2.75%) GIS
7 2 (1.83%) Informatics
7 2 (1.83%) Wiki
7 2 (1.83%) Statistics
7 2 (1.83%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.92%) Mashup
8 1 (0.92%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) UNIX
2 2 (1.83%) Windows
2 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.18%) Data Modelling
2 21 (19.27%) Scrum
3 18 (16.51%) Workflow
3 18 (16.51%) Content Management
4 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.84%) Migration
5 14 (12.84%) UML
5 14 (12.84%) Information Architecture
6 13 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (11.93%) Document Management
7 12 (11.01%) Data Architecture
8 11 (10.09%) BDD
8 11 (10.09%) Metadata Management
8 11 (10.09%) Business Analysis
8 11 (10.09%) TDD
8 11 (10.09%) Knowledge Management
8 11 (10.09%) SOA
9 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.26%) ITIL
11 8 (7.34%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.51%) SQL
2 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.93%) Java
4 12 (11.01%) C#
5 11 (10.09%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.34%) PHP
7 3 (2.75%) Python
8 2 (1.83%) SPARQL
8 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.92%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.83%) MCSM
3 2 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.83%) MCSE
3 2 (1.83%) MCSA
4 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) SLA
3 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.83%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (7.34%) Varnish
2 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.83%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) Puppet
1 7 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.26%) Adobe
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) Rackspace
4 6 (5.50%) Open Text
5 3 (2.75%) Endeca
5 3 (2.75%) Kofax
6 2 (1.83%) VMware
6 2 (1.83%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.83%) Akamai
6 2 (1.83%) Informatica
6 2 (1.83%) Remedy
6 2 (1.83%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.83%) BMC
7 1 (0.92%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.92%) IBM
7 1 (0.92%) Sun
7 1 (0.92%) EMC
7 1 (0.92%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.92%) Twitter
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day £500-£600 day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago