Period
to 19 October 2017

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 6 months to 19 October 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
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 750 753 754
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -26
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 79 113 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 80 68
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £283 £345 £306
90th Percentile £680 £653 £588
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
England median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £16.00 -

Taxonomies is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30897 32910 34198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.81% 33.41% 32.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20612 21712 22032
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1112 1330
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.54% +0.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.51 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.96 £45.80
UK median hourly rate £20.94 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +4.68% +5.26% +1.60%

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 6 months to 19 October 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 6 months to 19 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 50 £500 +13.64% 1
North of England +73 9 £660 +16.04% 1
North West +26 9 £660 +5.60% 1
South East +6 8 £375 -24.24% 2
Midlands +22 7 £438 +2.94% 1
East Midlands 0 4 £425 +6.25% 1
West Midlands +24 3 £638 +41.67%
South West +15 3 £450 -
East of England -22 2 £425 +13.33%
Taxonomies
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 29 (36.71%) Data Modelling
2 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.11%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (26.58%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (25.32%) Finance
6 19 (24.05%) SharePoint
6 19 (24.05%) Information Architecture
7 18 (22.78%) Data Management
7 18 (22.78%) Data Analysis
8 17 (21.52%) Data Governance
9 16 (20.25%) Degree
9 16 (20.25%) Migration
10 15 (18.99%) Management Information System
10 15 (18.99%) Unix
10 15 (18.99%) Linux
11 14 (17.72%) Java
11 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
11 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
11 14 (17.72%) Data Architecture
11 14 (17.72%) Data Quality
12 13 (16.46%) Python
12 13 (16.46%) Ruby
13 12 (15.19%) HTML
13 12 (15.19%) SQL
13 12 (15.19%) Data Migration
14 11 (13.92%) CSS
14 11 (13.92%) ETL
15 10 (12.66%) Ontologies
15 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
15 10 (12.66%) Analytics

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 19 (24.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.53%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) FileNet
4 1 (1.27%) Marvel
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) InVision
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Infor M3
1 2 (2.53%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) G Suite
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Intranet
2 5 (6.33%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.06%) Big Data
5 3 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.27%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Axure RP
1 2 (2.53%) ERwin
2 1 (1.27%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Marketing
4 4 (5.06%) Dutch Language
4 4 (5.06%) French Language
4 4 (5.06%) German Language
4 4 (5.06%) Italian Language
4 4 (5.06%) Polish Language
4 4 (5.06%) Private Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 4 (5.06%) Spanish Language
4 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.80%) Electronics
5 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.80%) Publishing
6 2 (2.53%) Back Office
6 2 (2.53%) Billing
6 2 (2.53%) Military
7 1 (1.27%) Advertising
7 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (41.77%) Architect
2 18 (22.78%) Data Architect
3 15 (18.99%) Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Information Architect
6 9 (11.39%) Data Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Digital Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Excel Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Data Architect
10 3 (3.80%) Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) Designer
10 3 (3.80%) HTML Developer
10 3 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Python Developer
10 3 (3.80%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) HTML
2 11 (13.92%) CSS
3 5 (6.33%) XML
4 4 (5.06%) .NET
4 4 (5.06%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.53%) Kafka
5 2 (2.53%) REST
5 2 (2.53%) SOAP
5 2 (2.53%) WCF
5 2 (2.53%) Web Services
6 1 (1.27%) Ajax
6 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.27%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.27%) jQuery
6 1 (1.27%) JSON
6 1 (1.27%) MDX
6 1 (1.27%) Velocity
6 1 (1.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.11%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.99%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.06%) User Experience
6 2 (2.53%) Equities
6 2 (2.53%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.27%) FMCG
7 1 (1.27%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
1 15 (18.99%) Unix
2 9 (11.39%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) Data Modelling
2 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.58%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (24.05%) Information Architecture
5 18 (22.78%) Data Analysis
5 18 (22.78%) Data Management
6 17 (21.52%) Data Governance
7 16 (20.25%) Migration
8 14 (17.72%) Data Architecture
9 12 (15.19%) Data Migration
10 11 (13.92%) ETL
11 10 (12.66%) Analytics
11 10 (12.66%) Ontologies
12 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (8.86%) Content Management
13 7 (8.86%) Data Security
13 7 (8.86%) Decision Tree
13 7 (8.86%) Front End Development
14 6 (7.59%) Analytical Thinking
14 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) Java
1 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
2 13 (16.46%) Python
2 13 (16.46%) Ruby
3 12 (15.19%) SQL
4 9 (11.39%) Scala
5 7 (8.86%) Go
6 5 (6.33%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) C#
7 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.06%) GDPR
3 3 (3.80%) ISO 20022
3 3 (3.80%) PSD2
4 2 (2.53%) MiFID
4 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Firmware
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) CFEngine
1 4 (5.06%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (5.06%) Nagios
1 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.06%) Puppet
1 4 (5.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) SAP
3 4 (5.06%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (5.06%) Splunk
4 3 (3.80%) IBM
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle
5 2 (2.53%) Cognos
5 2 (2.53%) Infor
5 2 (2.53%) Tableau
6 1 (1.27%) Google
6 1 (1.27%) Informatica
6 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow