The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Taxonomy
Rank - 124 -
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £430 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.81 £40.57
% change year-on-year
- -63.50%
Taxonomies
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
710 735 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.54% 26.98% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 445 304
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 66
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £12.71 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Taxonomies
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Taxonomies across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Taxonomies Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Taxonomies across the West Midlands region.

Taxonomies Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Taxonomies
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript