The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Taxonomy
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 157 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.033% 0.030% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.091% 0.083% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £429 £427
% change year-on-year +15.45% +0.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.81

Taxonomies is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1093 1200 1884
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 36.25% 36.08% 36.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 952 1436
Median daily rate £525 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £658 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 36
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £12.00 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £35.60 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Taxonomies as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Taxonomies in the City of London

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Taxonomies in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Taxonomies in the City of London

Taxonomies
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Taxonomies in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Taxonomies in the City of London

Taxonomies
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) XSD
2 6 (54.55%) XSLT
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Reference Data
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) FIXML
3 4 (36.36%) FpML
3 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
4 3 (27.27%) Equities
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (27.27%) SPServices
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow Development
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
5 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (18.18%) Banking

Taxonomies
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Data Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Content Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Market Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Web Content Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) XML
1 6 (54.55%) XSD
1 6 (54.55%) XSLT
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (36.36%) FIXML
2 4 (36.36%) FpML
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) SPServices
3 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (54.55%) Reference Data
2 3 (27.27%) Equities
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Content Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
4 1 (9.09%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Ontologies
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell