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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Taxonomy
UK
Rank 530 579 560
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -19
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 67 43 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.085% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 26 19
Median daily rate £488 £465 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +25.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £413 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £448 £375
% change year-on-year
+22.90% +19.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
14558 16732 16039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.52% 32.94% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9299 10629 10061
Median daily rate £440 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 694 649
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £17.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 20 January 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 27 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 20 January 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 +65 66 £488 +8.33% 7
London +43 47 £450 -16.27% 2
South East +23 12 £600 +24.67% 1
City of London +5 10 £463 -11.90%
Hampshire +15 7 £625 +13.63%
Berkshire +17 4 £353 -
South West +11 3 £488 +14.70%
Fareham - 3 £625 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £700 - 3
Dorset - 2 £425 -
East Midlands - 2 £700 - 3
North West +26 1 £450 -30.76%
Scotland +16 1 - -
Edinburgh +5 1 - -
Bristol -3 1 £550 +57.14%
West Midlands -7 1 £475 -
Warwickshire - 1 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £475 -
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Portsmouth - 1 £600 -
Northampton - 1 £700 - 3
Oxford - 1 £475 -
Bracknell - 1 £330 -
Maidenhead - 1 £375 -
Macclesfield - 1 £450 -
Bournemouth - 1 £425 -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 37 (29.13%) Migration
2 36 (28.35%) Information Architecture
3 30 (23.62%) SharePoint
4 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (20.47%) Data Management
5 26 (20.47%) User Experience
6 24 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (17.32%) Content Management
7 22 (17.32%) Data Modelling
8 21 (16.54%) CSS
9 19 (14.96%) Finance
10 18 (14.17%) Workflow
10 18 (14.17%) Analytics
11 17 (13.39%) Office 365
12 16 (12.60%) Information Management
12 16 (12.60%) XML
13 15 (11.81%) Java
13 15 (11.81%) Management Information System
13 15 (11.81%) Business Analysis
14 14 (11.02%) Degree
14 14 (11.02%) HTML
14 14 (11.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (11.02%) Wireframes
15 13 (10.24%) Master Data Management
15 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
15 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (10.24%) CMS
16 12 (9.45%) Security Cleared
16 12 (9.45%) Legal
16 12 (9.45%) Project Management

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 30 (23.62%) SharePoint
2 13 (10.24%) CMS
3 11 (8.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (7.09%) Documentum
4 9 (7.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.57%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.79%) Drupal
7 1 (0.79%) SAS
7 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.30%) MS Office
3 7 (5.51%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (3.94%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.79%) InVision
6 1 (0.79%) MS Project
6 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.79%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.39%) Office 365
2 8 (6.30%) Yammer
3 7 (5.51%) IaaS
3 7 (5.51%) PaaS
4 6 (4.72%) OneDrive
5 4 (3.15%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.57%) G Suite
7 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.57%) Trello
8 1 (0.79%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.30%) Intranet
2 2 (1.57%) DNS
2 2 (1.57%) LDAP
2 2 (1.57%) Skype
2 2 (1.57%) VoIP
3 1 (0.79%) Extranet
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.87%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.30%) Apache Hive
5 7 (5.51%) HBase
5 7 (5.51%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.15%) Big Data
6 4 (3.15%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.57%) MySQL
7 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.57%) OLAP
7 2 (1.57%) OLTP
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.57%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.79%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.79%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Ant
1 10 (7.87%) CruiseControl
1 10 (7.87%) Eclipse
1 10 (7.87%) JUnit
1 10 (7.87%) Subversion
2 8 (6.30%) Axure RP
2 8 (6.30%) StarTeam
3 3 (2.36%) ERwin
4 2 (1.57%) MagicDraw
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (14.96%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Legal
3 10 (7.87%) Banking
4 9 (7.09%) Marketing
5 7 (5.51%) Publishing
6 5 (3.94%) Front Office
7 3 (2.36%) Advertising
7 3 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.36%) Retail
8 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.57%) Law
9 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.79%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (29.92%) Architect
2 29 (22.83%) Developer
3 18 (14.17%) Data Architect
4 13 (10.24%) SharePoint Developer
5 12 (9.45%) Information Architect
6 11 (8.66%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Analyst
8 9 (7.09%) Designer
8 9 (7.09%) Senior Architect
8 9 (7.09%) Senior Information Architect
9 7 (5.51%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.72%) Principal Architect
11 5 (3.94%) Domain Architect
11 5 (3.94%) Principal Data Architect
11 5 (3.94%) UX Designer
12 4 (3.15%) Consultant
12 4 (3.15%) Content Strategist
12 4 (3.15%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.36%) Project Manager
13 3 (2.36%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.54%) CSS
2 16 (12.60%) XML
3 14 (11.02%) HTML
4 9 (7.09%) jQuery
4 9 (7.09%) RESTful
4 9 (7.09%) SPServices
4 9 (7.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (7.09%) WDK
4 9 (7.09%) XSD
4 9 (7.09%) XSLT
5 7 (5.51%) Web Services
6 4 (3.15%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (3.15%) FIXML
6 4 (3.15%) FpML
7 3 (2.36%) Java EE
7 3 (2.36%) REST
7 3 (2.36%) Sass
7 3 (2.36%) XHTML
8 2 (1.57%) .NET
8 2 (1.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.47%) User Experience
2 24 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (11.81%) Management Information System
4 14 (11.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (7.87%) Ontologies
6 9 (7.09%) CMDB
6 9 (7.09%) Reference Data
7 8 (6.30%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (6.30%) Market Risk
7 8 (6.30%) Virtual Team
8 6 (4.72%) Data Structures
8 6 (4.72%) Derivative
9 5 (3.94%) Social Media
10 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
11 3 (2.36%) Copywriting
11 3 (2.36%) Equities
11 3 (2.36%) NHS
11 3 (2.36%) W3C
12 2 (1.57%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.94%) Windows
2 3 (2.36%) Linux
3 2 (1.57%) Android
3 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.13%) Migration
2 36 (28.35%) Information Architecture
3 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.47%) Data Management
5 22 (17.32%) Content Management
5 22 (17.32%) Data Modelling
6 18 (14.17%) Analytics
6 18 (14.17%) Workflow
7 16 (12.60%) Information Management
8 15 (11.81%) Business Analysis
9 14 (11.02%) Wireframes
10 13 (10.24%) Master Data Management
11 12 (9.45%) Data Governance
11 12 (9.45%) Logical Data Model
11 12 (9.45%) Project Management
12 11 (8.66%) Data Architecture
12 11 (8.66%) ITIL
12 11 (8.66%) Physical Data Model
13 9 (7.09%) Service Management
13 9 (7.09%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.81%) Java
2 11 (8.66%) C
3 10 (7.87%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.09%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.51%) SQL
6 4 (3.15%) SPARQL
7 2 (1.57%) Elixir
7 2 (1.57%) Erlang
7 2 (1.57%) Ruby
8 1 (0.79%) ES6
8 1 (0.79%) Perl
8 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) Degree
2 12 (9.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.72%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.79%) CFA
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.36%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.09%) Oracle
2 9 (7.09%) VMware
3 6 (4.72%) Adobe
3 6 (4.72%) Google
4 4 (3.15%) IBM
4 4 (3.15%) Informatica
5 3 (2.36%) GoldenSource
5 3 (2.36%) Sybase
6 2 (1.57%) Infor
6 2 (1.57%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.79%) Facebook
7 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.79%) Recommind
7 1 (0.79%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) Talend
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