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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Taxonomy
Rank 561 534 537
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 48 69 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.12% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.40% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 18
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£450 £438 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +22.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £427 £475 £360
% change year-on-year
-10.05% +31.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.81 £40.57 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.50% +189.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £40.57 -
% change year-on-year
-63.50% -

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
16880 17453 14684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.19% 31.04% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10375 10740 8775
Average daily rate £423 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 654 668 697
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -12.47%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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 -40 43 £475 +8.88% 17
London -20 26 £500 +16.27% 7
South East -1 8 £413 +8.55% 4
Cardiff +17 4 £427 - 1
South Wales +2 4 £427 - 2
Wales 0 4 £427 - 2
East of England +24 3 £475 - 2
Luton - 3 £475 -
Reading - 3 £413 - 3
Bedfordshire - 3 £475 -
Berkshire - 3 £413 - 3
North West -24 2 £363 - 3
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
Canary Wharf -3 1 £675 -
Cheshire -7 1 - - 2
Manchester -12 1 £363 -
East Midlands - 1 £250 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Scotland - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Northampton - - - -

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 26 (29.21%) Content Management
2 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
3 23 (25.84%) SharePoint
4 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
5 18 (20.22%) HTML
5 18 (20.22%) CSS
6 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (19.10%) Information Architecture
7 16 (17.98%) Web Services
8 15 (16.85%) Data Modelling
8 15 (16.85%) Intranet
9 14 (15.73%) Scrum
9 14 (15.73%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (15.73%) Analytics
9 14 (15.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
10 13 (14.61%) Workflow
11 12 (13.48%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (13.48%) XML
12 11 (12.36%) XSL
12 11 (12.36%) SQL
12 11 (12.36%) InfoPath
12 11 (12.36%) User Experience
12 11 (12.36%) Data Governance
13 10 (11.24%) Banking
13 10 (11.24%) Drupal
13 10 (11.24%) PHP
13 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
14 9 (10.11%) MySQL

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 23 (25.84%) SharePoint
2 14 (15.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (11.24%) Drupal
4 9 (10.11%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (7.87%) IIS
6 6 (6.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (5.62%) CMS
8 4 (4.49%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (3.37%) Apache
9 3 (3.37%) Apache Solr
10 2 (2.25%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (2.25%) WordPress
10 2 (2.25%) SAS
11 1 (1.12%) LiveLink
11 1 (1.12%) Jadu
11 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (1.12%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.36%) InfoPath
3 7 (7.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.49%) MS Project
5 2 (2.25%) SPSS
5 2 (2.25%) MS Office
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.25%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.25%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.49%) SaaS
2 4 (4.49%) PaaS
3 2 (2.25%) Joyent
4 1 (1.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) Intranet
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) SAN
2 3 (3.37%) DHCP
2 3 (3.37%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.12%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.11%) MySQL
3 9 (10.11%) PerformancePoint
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.62%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
6 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.25%) ROLAP
8 2 (2.25%) MOLAP
8 2 (2.25%) OLAP
8 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.12%) Big Data
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.37%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.37%) Subversion
3 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.12%) Firebug
General
1 10 (11.24%) Banking
2 8 (8.99%) Publishing
3 7 (7.87%) Finance
4 6 (6.74%) Marketing
5 5 (5.62%) Retail
6 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Front Office
8 1 (1.12%) Back Office
8 1 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (1.12%) Local Government
8 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.12%) French Language
8 1 (1.12%) German Language
8 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (41.57%) Architect
2 13 (14.61%) Data Architect
2 13 (14.61%) Analyst
3 11 (12.36%) SharePoint Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Product Owner
9 3 (3.37%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Security Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Project Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 3 (3.37%) Designer
10 2 (2.25%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) HTML
1 18 (20.22%) CSS
2 16 (17.98%) Web Services
3 12 (13.48%) XML
4 11 (12.36%) XSL
5 9 (10.11%) XSLT
5 9 (10.11%) LAMP
5 9 (10.11%) Application Packaging
6 8 (8.99%) .NET
6 8 (8.99%) REST
7 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.62%) WCF
7 5 (5.62%) jQuery
8 4 (4.49%) Ajax
8 4 (4.49%) HTML5
8 4 (4.49%) Middleware
8 4 (4.49%) SOAP
8 4 (4.49%) J2EE
8 4 (4.49%) Apache Sling
8 4 (4.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) User Experience
2 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.62%) Social Media
4 4 (4.49%) FMCG
4 4 (4.49%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.49%) GIS
5 3 (3.37%) Open Source
5 3 (3.37%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.37%) Blog
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.25%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.25%) Replication
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.12%) Equities
7 1 (1.12%) Social Network
7 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.12%) Economics
7 1 (1.12%) Derivative
7 1 (1.12%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) UNIX
2 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.21%) Content Management
2 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.10%) Information Architecture
3 15 (16.85%) Data Modelling
4 14 (15.73%) Scrum
4 14 (15.73%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (15.73%) Analytics
5 13 (14.61%) Workflow
6 11 (12.36%) Data Governance
7 9 (10.11%) B2B
8 8 (8.99%) Migration
8 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.87%) Project Management
9 7 (7.87%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.74%) Web Analytics
10 6 (6.74%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (6.74%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.74%) TOGAF
10 6 (6.74%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.36%) SQL
3 10 (11.24%) PHP
4 4 (4.49%) C#
4 4 (4.49%) Java
5 3 (3.37%) Perl
5 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.37%) PHP5
6 2 (2.25%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) MCSE
2 3 (3.37%) MCSA
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.37%) PMP
2 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) MCSM
4 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
1 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
1 4 (4.49%) Varnish
1 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Puppet
2 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.74%) Adobe
4 4 (4.49%) VMware
4 4 (4.49%) Trillium
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.37%) GoldenSource
5 3 (3.37%) Google
5 3 (3.37%) DataFlux
6 2 (2.25%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.25%) SAP
6 2 (2.25%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.12%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
7 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.12%) Informatica
7 1 (1.12%) Kofax
7 1 (1.12%) OpenText
7 1 (1.12%) hybris
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