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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 537 505 541
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +36
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 75 81 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 55 24
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£473 £388 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.85% +1.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £329 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+21.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £40.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.38

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
17586 16390 17257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.53% 31.06% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10697 10107 9986
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 732 670 874
Average hourly rate £18.73 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -19 66 £490 +15.29% 11
London +1 45 £500 +17.64% 6
South East +13 9 £494 +16.32% 2
Scotland -11 6 £176 -49.71%
City of London +22 5 £456 +1.38% 2
South West -43 5 £400 -5.88% 1
North West -4 3 £325 -18.85% 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
East Midlands +1 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £438 -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Dorset - 1 £300 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - - 2
Reading - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (29.82%) SharePoint
2 29 (25.44%) Content Management
3 24 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (17.54%) Java
5 19 (16.67%) Subversion
6 18 (15.79%) Finance
6 18 (15.79%) User Experience
6 18 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (14.91%) Business Analysis
8 16 (14.04%) CSS
9 15 (13.16%) XML
9 15 (13.16%) Analytics
9 15 (13.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (12.28%) Intranet
10 14 (12.28%) JavaScript
10 14 (12.28%) Data Modelling
10 14 (12.28%) Endeca
10 14 (12.28%) Information Management
11 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (11.40%) SQL
11 13 (11.40%) Information Architecture
12 12 (10.53%) iPad
12 12 (10.53%) JUnit
12 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.53%) ETL
12 12 (10.53%) Eclipse
12 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 12 (10.53%) Documentum
12 12 (10.53%) Publishing
12 12 (10.53%) Scrum

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (29.82%) SharePoint
2 18 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (13.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (10.53%) Documentum
5 10 (8.77%) Apache Solr
6 9 (7.89%) Drupal
7 8 (7.02%) CMS
8 6 (5.26%) MS Project Server
9 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (3.51%) Magnolia
9 4 (3.51%) Node.js
9 4 (3.51%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (2.63%) LiveLink
11 2 (1.75%) IIS
12 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Project
2 5 (4.39%) InfoPath
2 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.51%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.63%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.75%) MS Office
6 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Fredhopper
2 4 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.75%) WebTrends
4 2 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.88%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.88%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.51%) Office 365
1 4 (3.51%) Joyent
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) Intranet
2 7 (6.14%) Internet
3 4 (3.51%) LDAP
3 4 (3.51%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.75%) SAN
5 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.89%) MySQL
4 8 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.39%) Big Data
7 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.39%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (3.51%) PowerCenter
8 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.63%) Couchbase
9 3 (2.63%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (2.63%) EDRMS
10 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.88%) Essbase
11 1 (0.88%) DataStage
11 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Subversion
2 12 (10.53%) JUnit
2 12 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 10 (8.77%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.89%) CruiseControl
4 9 (7.89%) Ant
5 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.51%) PHPUnit
5 4 (3.51%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (2.63%) Sublime Text
6 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.63%) Capybara
6 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.63%) Hudson
6 3 (2.63%) StarTeam
6 3 (2.63%) Maven
6 3 (2.63%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.88%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.88%) ERwin
General
1 18 (15.79%) Finance
2 12 (10.53%) Publishing
2 12 (10.53%) Retail
3 7 (6.14%) Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Legal
5 2 (1.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.88%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) Consultant
3 18 (15.79%) Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Architect
5 10 (8.77%) Business Analyst
6 9 (7.89%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (6.14%) SharePoint Consultant
8 6 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Information Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Technical Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Drupal Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Business Consultant
10 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (3.51%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 3 (2.63%) Informatica ETL Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Information Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.04%) CSS
2 15 (13.16%) XML
3 9 (7.89%) WDK
3 9 (7.89%) HTML
4 8 (7.02%) .NET
5 7 (6.14%) Web Services
6 6 (5.26%) JSON
6 6 (5.26%) Ext JS
6 6 (5.26%) HTML5
7 5 (4.39%) REST
7 5 (4.39%) jQuery
7 5 (4.39%) LAMP
7 5 (4.39%) J2EE
7 5 (4.39%) JSP
8 4 (3.51%) Servlets
8 4 (3.51%) Ajax
8 4 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (3.51%) Dojo
8 4 (3.51%) CSS3
8 4 (3.51%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.79%) User Experience
3 12 (10.53%) iPad
4 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.02%) Open Source
6 4 (3.51%) Wiki
6 4 (3.51%) Mashup
6 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.63%) Copywriting
7 3 (2.63%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.63%) Statistics
7 3 (2.63%) GIS
8 2 (1.75%) Ontologies
8 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.75%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.75%) Blog
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.88%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) UNIX
2 2 (1.75%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) Content Management
2 17 (14.91%) Business Analysis
3 15 (13.16%) Analytics
4 14 (12.28%) Data Modelling
4 14 (12.28%) Information Management
5 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.40%) Information Architecture
6 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 12 (10.53%) ETL
6 12 (10.53%) Scrum
6 12 (10.53%) Document Management
6 12 (10.53%) Data Architecture
7 11 (9.65%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.65%) Benchmarking
7 11 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.65%) B2C
7 11 (9.65%) Metadata Management
8 10 (8.77%) Workflow
9 9 (7.89%) TDD
9 9 (7.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.54%) Java
2 14 (12.28%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.40%) SQL
4 7 (6.14%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.26%) C#
6 4 (3.51%) PHP
6 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
1 11 (9.65%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.75%) MCSE
5 2 (1.75%) MCSA
5 2 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.75%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) QA
2 4 (3.51%) SLA
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Varnish
2 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.88%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Puppet
1 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (12.28%) Endeca
2 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.65%) Oracle
4 7 (6.14%) Adobe
5 6 (5.26%) Open Text
6 5 (4.39%) Informatica
7 4 (3.51%) Sun
7 4 (3.51%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.63%) ForgeRock
9 2 (1.75%) BMC
9 2 (1.75%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.75%) Remedy
9 2 (1.75%) VMware
9 2 (1.75%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.75%) Akamai
10 1 (0.88%) Twitter
10 1 (0.88%) Tableau
10 1 (0.88%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.88%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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