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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Taxonomy
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.32 -
Taxonomies
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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
616 505 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.37% 24.21% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 280 199
Average daily rate £356 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.46% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 41 58
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.65% -16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.00 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Taxonomies across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Taxonomies Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Taxonomies
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Birmingham - 2 £500 -
Coventry - - - -
Taxonomies
England

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) IIS
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) Apache
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) LAMP
1 8 (88.89%) Ajax
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (88.89%) Blog
1 8 (88.89%) Drupal
1 8 (88.89%) PHP5
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
1 8 (88.89%) Time Management
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (88.89%) Social Media
1 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
1 8 (88.89%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) IIS
1 8 (88.89%) Apache
1 8 (88.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) LAMP
1 8 (88.89%) Ajax
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Blog
1 8 (88.89%) Social Media
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) Time Management
1 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
1 8 (88.89%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Salesforce.com