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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 534 503 504
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +1
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 73 75 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.46% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 45 36
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£375 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £338 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £38.32 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.32 -

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
17250 16386 15389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.23% 31.53% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10998 10238 8973
Average daily rate £410 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £236 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 685 806
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.23 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 21 November 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 28 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 21 November 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 -24 69 £400 -5.88% 13
London -3 44 £373 -12.35% 7
South East -13 11 £459 -1.97% 3
West Midlands - 9 £375 -
City of London +1 5 £155 -66.30% 4
Scotland -11 3 £167 -
South West -35 3 £500 +11.11%
Surrey - 3 £509 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £500 -
Reading +19 1 £325 -
Berkshire +5 1 £325 -
Croydon - 1 £438 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 39 (28.89%) Content Management
2 36 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (20.74%) Drupal
3 28 (20.74%) MySQL
4 27 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 27 (20.00%) Subversion
5 26 (19.26%) JavaScript
6 25 (18.52%) LAMP
7 24 (17.78%) CSS
7 24 (17.78%) XML
7 24 (17.78%) User Experience
8 23 (17.04%) PHP
8 23 (17.04%) HTML
9 21 (15.56%) SQL
9 21 (15.56%) Finance
9 21 (15.56%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (14.81%) Analytics
10 20 (14.81%) Java
11 19 (14.07%) Scrum
12 18 (13.33%) Web Services
12 18 (13.33%) Apache Solr
13 17 (12.59%) jQuery
13 17 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (12.59%) Information Management
13 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
13 17 (12.59%) Publishing
14 16 (11.85%) Information Architecture
15 15 (11.11%) MongoDB
15 15 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
15 15 (11.11%) Git (software)

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 28 (20.74%) Drupal
2 27 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 18 (13.33%) Apache Solr
4 15 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (9.63%) CMS
6 12 (8.89%) Documentum
7 11 (8.15%) Apache
8 9 (6.67%) IIS
9 7 (5.19%) Adobe CQ
9 7 (5.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (2.22%) Magnolia
11 2 (1.48%) WordPress
12 1 (0.74%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.74%) Node.js
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.74%) Jadu
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.96%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.96%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Fredhopper
2 5 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.48%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.48%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.74%) HFM
5 1 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.56%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (7.41%) Joyent
3 4 (2.96%) Office 365
4 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.37%) Intranet
2 6 (4.44%) Internet
3 3 (2.22%) LDAP
3 3 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.74%) MySQL
2 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.44%) PowerCenter
5 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.96%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.96%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (2.22%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (2.22%) EDRMS
8 3 (2.22%) Aerospike
8 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.22%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.74%) Essbase
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.74%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.74%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (20.00%) Subversion
2 15 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.89%) JUnit
4 11 (8.15%) PHPUnit
5 10 (7.41%) Visual Studio
6 9 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 9 (6.67%) CruiseControl
6 9 (6.67%) Ant
7 3 (2.22%) Hudson
7 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.22%) Maven
7 3 (2.22%) StarTeam
7 3 (2.22%) Firebug
8 1 (0.74%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.74%) Axure RP
General
1 21 (15.56%) Finance
2 17 (12.59%) Publishing
3 13 (9.63%) Retail
4 11 (8.15%) Banking
5 6 (4.44%) Marketing
6 4 (2.96%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 42 (31.11%) Developer
2 28 (20.74%) Architect
3 24 (17.78%) Consultant
4 16 (11.85%) Drupal Developer
5 15 (11.11%) Analyst
6 11 (8.15%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Technical Developer
7 6 (4.44%) ETL Developer
7 6 (4.44%) SharePoint Consultant
8 5 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Informatica ETL Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Data Architect
8 5 (3.70%) Informatica Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Business Consultant
9 4 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Content Editor
9 4 (2.96%) SharePoint Architect
10 3 (2.22%) Knowledge Manager
10 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 3 (2.22%) Information Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.52%) LAMP
2 24 (17.78%) XML
2 24 (17.78%) CSS
3 23 (17.04%) HTML
4 18 (13.33%) Web Services
5 17 (12.59%) jQuery
6 14 (10.37%) .NET
7 12 (8.89%) Memcached
7 12 (8.89%) ActiveMQ
8 10 (7.41%) Ajax
8 10 (7.41%) HTML5
9 9 (6.67%) WDK
10 8 (5.93%) J2EE
11 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET
11 7 (5.19%) JSP
12 6 (4.44%) REST
12 6 (4.44%) CSS3
13 5 (3.70%) WCF
14 4 (2.96%) Middleware
14 4 (2.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (17.78%) User Experience
3 14 (10.37%) Open Source
4 12 (8.89%) Social Media
4 12 (8.89%) iPad
5 11 (8.15%) Blog
6 9 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.44%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.96%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.96%) Statistics
8 4 (2.96%) Copywriting
8 4 (2.96%) Wiki
9 3 (2.22%) Ontologies
9 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.22%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.22%) Mashup
10 2 (1.48%) GIS
10 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.48%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.37%) UNIX
2 2 (1.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.89%) Content Management
2 20 (14.81%) Analytics
3 19 (14.07%) Scrum
4 17 (12.59%) Information Management
4 17 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.85%) Information Architecture
6 15 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 15 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 15 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 14 (10.37%) TDD
8 13 (9.63%) ETL
8 13 (9.63%) BDD
9 12 (8.89%) DevOps
9 12 (8.89%) Configuration Management
9 12 (8.89%) Workflow
9 12 (8.89%) Automated Testing
9 12 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.15%) Kanban
10 11 (8.15%) Data Architecture
10 11 (8.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.26%) JavaScript
2 23 (17.04%) PHP
3 21 (15.56%) SQL
4 20 (14.81%) Java
5 9 (6.67%) C#
5 9 (6.67%) PHP5
6 6 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.15%) Degree
3 10 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (8.89%) Varnish
2 1 (0.74%) IAG
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) Puppet
1 12 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.37%) Endeca
3 13 (9.63%) Oracle
4 12 (8.89%) Rackspace
5 8 (5.93%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.93%) Adobe
6 7 (5.19%) Informatica
7 4 (2.96%) Open Text
7 4 (2.96%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.22%) Sun
8 3 (2.22%) Google
8 3 (2.22%) ForgeRock
8 3 (2.22%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.22%) Ektron
9 2 (1.48%) Remedy
9 2 (1.48%) BMC
9 2 (1.48%) SAP
10 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.74%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.74%) Hyperion
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 9 days ago