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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Taxonomy
UK
Rank 534 587 585
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -2
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 62 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.072% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 22 15
Median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £403 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £448 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.90% +11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.81

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
14008 15787 15511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.89% 30.86% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8998 10203 9585
Median daily rate £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 569 636
Median hourly rate £19.05 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.39% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.34 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +64 61 £525 +17.31% 4
London +35 39 £525 +16.66% 1
South East +29 14 £600 +45.45% 2
City of London +5 9 £525 -
Hampshire - 7 £625 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £375 - 1
South West +3 3 £488 +25.80% 1
Fareham - 3 £625 -
Reading - 2 £375 - 1
Dorset - 2 £425 -
East Midlands - 2 £700 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £700 -
North West +23 1 £450 -30.76%
West Yorkshire +16 1 £400 -30.43%
Scotland +11 1 - -
Edinburgh +9 1 - -
Yorkshire +7 1 £400 -30.43%
Leeds +4 1 £400 -30.43%
Bristol 0 1 £550 +57.14% 1
West Midlands - 1 £475 -
Warwickshire - 1 £475 -
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £438 -
Portsmouth - 1 £600 -
Northampton - 1 £700 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £438 -
Maidenhead - 1 £375 -
Macclesfield - 1 £450 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Bracknell - 1 £330 -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 (29.91%) Migration
2 30 (25.64%) Information Architecture
3 29 (24.79%) SharePoint
4 28 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (22.22%) User Experience
6 24 (20.51%) Data Management
7 21 (17.95%) Data Modelling
8 20 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (15.38%) Analytics
10 17 (14.53%) Finance
10 17 (14.53%) CSS
10 17 (14.53%) Content Management
11 16 (13.68%) Office 365
12 15 (12.82%) Wireframes
12 15 (12.82%) Workflow
12 15 (12.82%) Degree
12 15 (12.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (11.97%) Project Management
14 13 (11.11%) Data Architecture
14 13 (11.11%) CMS
14 13 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (10.26%) XML
15 12 (10.26%) HTML
15 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
15 12 (10.26%) Master Data Management
15 12 (10.26%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (10.26%) Logical Data Model
16 11 (9.40%) Physical Data Model
16 11 (9.40%) Data Governance
16 11 (9.40%) RESTful

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 29 (24.79%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.11%) CMS
3 12 (10.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (8.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (4.27%) Documentum
6 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.85%) Drupal
8 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (4.27%) MS Office
4 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.85%) InVision
5 1 (0.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.85%) SAP MDG
1 1 (0.85%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.85%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.68%) Office 365
2 8 (6.84%) Yammer
3 7 (5.98%) IaaS
3 7 (5.98%) PaaS
4 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.27%) Google Analytics
5 4 (3.42%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.71%) GitHub
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.85%) BlueKai
7 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) Intranet
2 2 (1.71%) DNS
2 2 (1.71%) HTTP
2 2 (1.71%) SSL
2 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) Extranet
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.55%) Hadoop
2 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.84%) Apache Hive
4 7 (5.98%) HBase
4 7 (5.98%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.42%) Data Lake
6 3 (2.56%) Big Data
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.71%) MySQL
7 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.71%) OLAP
7 2 (1.71%) OLTP
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.71%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.85%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.85%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Axure RP
2 6 (5.13%) Ant
2 6 (5.13%) CruiseControl
2 6 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.13%) JUnit
2 6 (5.13%) Subversion
3 4 (3.42%) StarTeam
4 3 (2.56%) ERwin
5 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.71%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (14.53%) Finance
2 10 (8.55%) Banking
2 10 (8.55%) Legal
3 7 (5.98%) Marketing
4 5 (4.27%) Front Office
5 4 (3.42%) Publishing
5 4 (3.42%) Retail
6 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Advertising
7 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.71%) Law
8 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (33.33%) Architect
2 27 (23.08%) Developer
3 19 (16.24%) Data Architect
4 14 (11.97%) SharePoint Developer
5 12 (10.26%) Information Architect
6 11 (9.40%) Analyst
7 10 (8.55%) Designer
8 9 (7.69%) Business Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.69%) Senior Architect
8 9 (7.69%) Senior Information Architect
9 6 (5.13%) Principal Architect
9 6 (5.13%) UX Designer
10 5 (4.27%) Domain Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Principal Data Architect
11 3 (2.56%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (2.56%) Content Strategist
11 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Risk Business Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.53%) CSS
2 12 (10.26%) HTML
2 12 (10.26%) XML
3 11 (9.40%) RESTful
4 10 (8.55%) jQuery
4 10 (8.55%) XSLT
5 9 (7.69%) SPServices
5 9 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (7.69%) XSD
6 7 (5.98%) Web Services
7 5 (4.27%) WDK
8 4 (3.42%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (3.42%) FIXML
8 4 (3.42%) FpML
8 4 (3.42%) REST
9 3 (2.56%) .NET
9 3 (2.56%) Java EE
10 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.71%) J2EE
10 2 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) User Experience
2 20 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (7.69%) CMDB
4 9 (7.69%) Market Risk
4 9 (7.69%) Reference Data
5 8 (6.84%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.84%) Virtual Team
6 7 (5.98%) Derivative
7 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.27%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.42%) Social Media
9 3 (2.56%) Equities
9 3 (2.56%) NHS
10 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.27%) Linux
1 5 (4.27%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Unix
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (1.71%) Android
3 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) Migration
2 30 (25.64%) Information Architecture
3 28 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (20.51%) Data Management
5 21 (17.95%) Data Modelling
6 18 (15.38%) Analytics
7 17 (14.53%) Content Management
8 15 (12.82%) Wireframes
8 15 (12.82%) Workflow
9 14 (11.97%) Project Management
10 13 (11.11%) Data Architecture
11 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
11 12 (10.26%) Logical Data Model
11 12 (10.26%) Master Data Management
12 11 (9.40%) Data Governance
12 11 (9.40%) ITIL
12 11 (9.40%) Physical Data Model
13 10 (8.55%) Ontologies
13 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (7.69%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) Java
1 11 (9.40%) JavaScript
2 10 (8.55%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.98%) C
3 7 (5.98%) SQL
4 4 (3.42%) Ruby
5 3 (2.56%) Python
6 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.71%) Elixir
6 2 (1.71%) Erlang
6 2 (1.71%) Korn
6 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) C#
7 1 (0.85%) ES6
7 1 (0.85%) Perl
7 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.85%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.82%) Degree
2 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) CFA
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.71%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Ansible
1 2 (1.71%) Nagios
1 2 (1.71%) Puppet
1 2 (1.71%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.85%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9 (7.69%) Oracle
2 7 (5.98%) Adobe
2 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) VMware
3 5 (4.27%) Google
4 4 (3.42%) IBM
4 4 (3.42%) Informatica
5 3 (2.56%) GoldenSource
5 3 (2.56%) Sybase
6 2 (1.71%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.71%) Splunk
7 1 (0.85%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.85%) Infor
7 1 (0.85%) Recommind
7 1 (0.85%) Saba
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) Talend
7 1 (0.85%) Workday