The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Taxonomy
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 82 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.46% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +17.05% -  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 285 449 300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 32.06% 29.64% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 219 178
Median daily rate £390 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Median hourly rate £52.17 £39.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.76% +160.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Taxonomies in Edinburgh

Taxonomies
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) Teradata
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Retail Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Ontologies
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (75.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Writer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ontologies
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (75.00%) Teradata