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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 532 500 534
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +34
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 63 78 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.56% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 28
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£480 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -5.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £319 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £353 £307
% change year-on-year
+30.49% +15.00%
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
14390 13929 14463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.53% 26.13% 24.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8615 8533 8398
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £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 619 621 795
Average hourly rate £18.53 £19.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -41 57 £480 +27.15% 8
London -1 40 £500 +11.11% 7
South West -28 6 £300 -14.28%
South East +2 4 £519 +52.75%
Hampshire - 4 £519 -
City of London +25 3 £525 +20.00% 1
North West +3 3 £325 -18.85%
Cheshire - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £300 -
East Midlands -1 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
North East - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Luton - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Norwich - - - -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (34.82%) SharePoint
2 24 (21.43%) Content Management
3 21 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 19 (16.96%) XML
5 18 (16.07%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (15.18%) CSS
6 17 (15.18%) Java
6 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
7 16 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 16 (14.29%) Intranet
8 15 (13.39%) Finance
8 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce
8 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
8 15 (13.39%) .NET
8 15 (13.39%) Business Analysis
8 15 (13.39%) Degree
8 15 (13.39%) Analytics
9 14 (12.50%) Information Architecture
9 14 (12.50%) Data Architecture
9 14 (12.50%) Endeca
9 14 (12.50%) Retail
9 14 (12.50%) Web Services
10 13 (11.61%) SQL
10 13 (11.61%) Workflow
10 13 (11.61%) Publishing
10 13 (11.61%) Scrum
11 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (10.71%) Document Management
11 12 (10.71%) Migration
11 12 (10.71%) Management Information System

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (34.82%) SharePoint
2 21 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (16.07%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (9.82%) CMS
5 7 (6.25%) Apache Solr
5 7 (6.25%) Documentum
6 6 (5.36%) MS Project Server
6 6 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (5.36%) Node.js
7 5 (4.46%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (4.46%) Drupal
7 5 (4.46%) IIS
8 4 (3.57%) Magnolia
9 3 (2.68%) LiveLink
9 3 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) MS Project
2 7 (6.25%) InfoPath
3 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.57%) Photoshop
4 4 (3.57%) MS Office
4 4 (3.57%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Fredhopper
2 4 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.79%) WebTrends
4 2 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.89%) HFM
5 1 (0.89%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) Intranet
2 7 (6.25%) Internet
3 4 (3.57%) LDAP
3 4 (3.57%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.79%) SAN
5 1 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (8.93%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.14%) MySQL
2 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.36%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.46%) Big Data
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (2.68%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.68%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (2.68%) EDRMS
8 2 (1.79%) PowerCenter
8 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.79%) Triplestore
9 1 (0.89%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Subversion
2 10 (8.93%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.25%) JUnit
3 7 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.57%) Ant
4 4 (3.57%) CruiseControl
5 3 (2.68%) Sublime Text
5 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.68%) Sinon.JS
5 3 (2.68%) Capybara
5 3 (2.68%) Hudson
5 3 (2.68%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.68%) Maven
5 3 (2.68%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.79%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.89%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.89%) ERwin
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 14 (12.50%) Retail
3 13 (11.61%) Publishing
4 4 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (2.68%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.79%) Advertising
6 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) Norwegian Language
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (22.32%) Developer
1 25 (22.32%) Consultant
2 24 (21.43%) Architect
3 16 (14.29%) Analyst
4 10 (8.93%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (8.04%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 8 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
7 6 (5.36%) Data Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Information Architect
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Business Consultant
9 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 3 (2.68%) Technical Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Information Governance Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Governance Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Knowledge Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) XML
2 17 (15.18%) CSS
3 15 (13.39%) .NET
4 14 (12.50%) Web Services
5 11 (9.82%) HTML
6 7 (6.25%) HTML5
6 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.36%) JSP
7 6 (5.36%) J2EE
7 6 (5.36%) Ext JS
7 6 (5.36%) JSON
7 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.46%) REST
8 5 (4.46%) CSS3
8 5 (4.46%) jQuery
8 5 (4.46%) XSD
8 5 (4.46%) XML Schema
9 4 (3.57%) WDK
9 4 (3.57%) Servlets
9 4 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Management Information System
1 12 (10.71%) iPad
2 9 (8.04%) Open Source
2 9 (8.04%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.46%) Ontologies
3 5 (4.46%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.46%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.57%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.57%) Mashup
5 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.68%) Wiki
5 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) Statistics
5 3 (2.68%) W3C
6 2 (1.79%) GIS
6 2 (1.79%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.89%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.89%) IPTV
7 1 (0.89%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Windows
1 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.43%) Content Management
2 16 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce
3 15 (13.39%) Business Analysis
3 15 (13.39%) Analytics
4 14 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 14 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 13 (11.61%) Workflow
5 13 (11.61%) Scrum
6 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.71%) Document Management
6 12 (10.71%) Migration
6 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.82%) Metadata Management
7 11 (9.82%) B2C
7 11 (9.82%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.82%) Benchmarking
8 10 (8.93%) Information Management
8 10 (8.93%) SOA
9 9 (8.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.18%) Java
1 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
2 13 (11.61%) SQL
3 8 (7.14%) C#
4 7 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.68%) Python
6 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.79%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.89%) PHP
7 1 (0.89%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.79%) MCSE
4 2 (1.79%) MCSA
4 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) MCSM
4 2 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) SLA
3 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
1 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.89%) IAG
2 1 (0.89%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.50%) Endeca
3 9 (8.04%) Adobe
4 8 (7.14%) Oracle
5 6 (5.36%) Open Text
6 4 (3.57%) Sun
7 3 (2.68%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.79%) BMC
8 2 (1.79%) Remedy
8 2 (1.79%) Informatica
8 2 (1.79%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.79%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.79%) VMware
8 2 (1.79%) Akamai
9 1 (0.89%) Nintex
9 1 (0.89%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.89%) Twitter
9 1 (0.89%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.89%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.89%) EMC
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