The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 28 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 571 573
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2  
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 30 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.069% 0.099% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 30
Median daily rate £450 £450 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £311 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £597 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £425 £408
% change year-on-year -7.35% +4.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14536 16470 16171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.62% 33.31% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13607 15328 14662
Median daily rate £465 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.22% +3.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 621 790 749
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% +13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.32 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £47.39 £45.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Taxonomies as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Taxonomies in England

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Taxonomies in England

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Taxonomies in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Taxonomies in England

Taxonomies
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Taxonomies in England

Taxonomies
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 20 £475 -5.00% 3
Midlands +17 6 £425 -5.55% 1
West Midlands +23 3 £638 +41.66% 1
East Midlands -8 3 £419 +13.55%
North of England +54 2 £181 -56.06% 2
South East +24 2 £375 -25.00%
North East +74 1 £188 -55.35%
North West - 1 £175 - 1
Taxonomies
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.85%) Data Modelling
4 16 (23.88%) Migration
5 15 (22.39%) Banking
5 15 (22.39%) Data Management
5 15 (22.39%) Degree
6 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (17.91%) Workflow
6 12 (17.91%) Data Architecture
7 11 (16.42%) Information Architecture
7 11 (16.42%) Oracle
8 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
8 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (14.93%) Data Quality
8 10 (14.93%) Data Migration
8 10 (14.93%) Data Analysis
9 9 (13.43%) ERP
9 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.43%) XML
9 9 (13.43%) UML
9 9 (13.43%) Metadata Management
9 9 (13.43%) User Experience
9 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (13.43%) SDLC
10 8 (11.94%) Analytics
10 8 (11.94%) SQL
10 8 (11.94%) Marketing
10 8 (11.94%) Office 365
11 7 (10.45%) Hadoop

Taxonomies
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.96%) CMS
3 5 (7.46%) Apache Solr
3 5 (7.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.49%) FileNet
7 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.48%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.49%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.48%) Infor M3
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.49%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.49%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Office 365
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.48%) G Suite
2 3 (4.48%) GitHub
3 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.99%) IaaS
3 2 (2.99%) PaaS
4 1 (1.49%) BlueKai
4 1 (1.49%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) Intranet
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.46%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.46%) Data Lake
3 5 (7.46%) OLAP
3 5 (7.46%) OLTP
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (7.46%) Pentaho
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.48%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.49%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.49%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Axure RP
1 4 (5.97%) ERwin
1 4 (5.97%) MagicDraw
2 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.49%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) Banking
3 8 (11.94%) Marketing
4 5 (7.46%) Retail
5 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.97%) Legal
6 3 (4.48%) Dutch Language
6 3 (4.48%) French Language
6 3 (4.48%) German Language
6 3 (4.48%) Italian Language
6 3 (4.48%) Polish Language
6 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
6 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.99%) Billing
7 2 (2.99%) Electronics
7 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.99%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (1.49%) Games
8 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Architect
2 15 (22.39%) Analyst
3 13 (19.40%) Data Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Data Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Developer
5 5 (7.46%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Copywriter
6 4 (5.97%) Information Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Designer
7 3 (4.48%) Excel Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) HR Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Payments Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Designer
8 2 (2.99%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) XML
2 7 (10.45%) CSS
3 6 (8.96%) RESTful
4 5 (7.46%) .NET
4 5 (7.46%) jQuery
4 5 (7.46%) Lucene
5 4 (5.97%) HTML
6 3 (4.48%) SPServices
6 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.99%) Regular Expression
7 2 (2.99%) REST
8 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.49%) JSON
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.49%) WCF
8 1 (1.49%) Web Services
8 1 (1.49%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.49%) XSD
8 1 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (13.43%) User Experience
2 7 (10.45%) Data Structures
3 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.46%) Reference Data
5 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.97%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.99%) CMDB
8 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.49%) Derivative
8 1 (1.49%) EPoS
8 1 (1.49%) FMCG
8 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.49%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
1 6 (8.96%) Unix
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon Linux
2 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) Data Modelling
3 16 (23.88%) Migration
4 15 (22.39%) Data Management
5 12 (17.91%) Data Architecture
5 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.91%) Workflow
6 11 (16.42%) Information Architecture
7 10 (14.93%) Data Analysis
7 10 (14.93%) Data Migration
8 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (13.43%) ERP
8 9 (13.43%) Metadata Management
8 9 (13.43%) SDLC
8 9 (13.43%) UML
9 8 (11.94%) Analytics
10 7 (10.45%) TOGAF
10 7 (10.45%) Wireframes
11 6 (8.96%) Ontologies
11 6 (8.96%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) Java
2 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.96%) Python
3 5 (7.46%) Ruby
4 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.48%) Korn
5 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.99%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
6 2 (2.99%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.49%) COBOL
7 1 (1.49%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.49%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.48%) ISO 20022
3 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Nagios
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) Ansible
2 3 (4.48%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.99%) CFEngine
3 2 (2.99%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Informatica
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.46%) SAP
3 5 (7.46%) Splunk
4 4 (5.97%) IBM
5 3 (4.48%) Adobe
5 3 (4.48%) Infor
5 3 (4.48%) VMware
6 2 (2.99%) Google
6 2 (2.99%) Lotus
6 2 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.49%) Saba
7 1 (1.49%) Tableau
7 1 (1.49%) Workday