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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Taxonomy
UK / England
Rank 533 580 555
Rank change year-on-year +47 -25  
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 41 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.067% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 18
Median daily rate £444 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £515 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £429 £427
% change year-on-year +16.03% +0.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.81
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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13235 15356 14851
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.08% 31.30% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8569 10134 9081
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 521 620
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.43 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +42 25 £400 -5.88% 4
South East - 7 £575 -
South West +7 6 £525 +40.00%
Yorkshire +15 2 £406 -14.47% 1
North West +25 1 £450 +5.88%
Taxonomies
UK

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 34 (31.19%) Migration
2 28 (25.69%) Information Architecture
3 27 (24.77%) SharePoint
4 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (20.18%) Data Management
6 21 (19.27%) Finance
6 21 (19.27%) Data Modelling
6 21 (19.27%) User Experience
7 19 (17.43%) Workflow
8 17 (15.60%) CSS
9 16 (14.68%) Analytics
10 15 (13.76%) Office 365
11 13 (11.93%) Banking
11 13 (11.93%) Data Architecture
11 13 (11.93%) Oracle
11 13 (11.93%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (11.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (11.01%) XML
12 12 (11.01%) RESTful
12 12 (11.01%) Degree
12 12 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (11.01%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (10.09%) Master Data Management
13 11 (10.09%) Hadoop
13 11 (10.09%) Data Migration
13 11 (10.09%) Reference Data
13 11 (10.09%) jQuery
13 11 (10.09%) ITIL
13 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
13 11 (10.09%) Legal

Taxonomies
Top Related 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 27 (24.77%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.01%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (9.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (7.34%) CMS
5 5 (4.59%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.83%) Documentum
7 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.92%) SAS
8 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
1 6 (5.50%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (4.59%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.67%) MS Office
3 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.83%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.92%) MS Project
5 1 (0.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.92%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.92%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.92%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.92%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.76%) Office 365
2 8 (7.34%) Yammer
3 7 (6.42%) IaaS
3 7 (6.42%) PaaS
4 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.67%) Google Analytics
5 4 (3.67%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.75%) GitHub
7 1 (0.92%) BlueKai
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Intranet
2 3 (2.75%) DNS
2 3 (2.75%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) SSL
2 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (10.09%) Hadoop
3 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.42%) Data Lake
5 5 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.59%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.59%) OLAP
5 5 (4.59%) OLTP
5 5 (4.59%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (4.59%) Pentaho
5 5 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.67%) HBase
6 4 (3.67%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.75%) Big Data
8 2 (1.83%) MySQL
8 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.92%) DB2
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Axure RP
2 5 (4.59%) ERwin
3 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.67%) MagicDraw
4 3 (2.75%) Ant
4 3 (2.75%) CruiseControl
4 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.75%) JUnit
4 3 (2.75%) Subversion
5 2 (1.83%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Banking
3 11 (10.09%) Legal
4 6 (5.50%) Marketing
4 6 (5.50%) Retail
5 4 (3.67%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Front Office
6 3 (2.75%) Publishing
7 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.83%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Billing
8 1 (0.92%) Games
8 1 (0.92%) Law
8 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (37.61%) Architect
2 22 (20.18%) Developer
3 18 (16.51%) Data Architect
4 15 (13.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 12 (11.01%) Analyst
5 12 (11.01%) Information Architect
6 9 (8.26%) Designer
6 9 (8.26%) Senior Architect
6 9 (8.26%) Senior Information Architect
7 8 (7.34%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) UX Designer
9 4 (3.67%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Principal Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.75%) Domain Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Lead Business Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) Risk Business Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) Security Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.60%) CSS
2 12 (11.01%) RESTful
2 12 (11.01%) XML
3 11 (10.09%) jQuery
4 10 (9.17%) HTML
5 9 (8.26%) SPServices
5 9 (8.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (7.34%) XSLT
7 7 (6.42%) XSD
8 5 (4.59%) Lucene
8 5 (4.59%) Web Services
9 4 (3.67%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (3.67%) FIXML
9 4 (3.67%) FpML
9 4 (3.67%) REST
10 3 (2.75%) .NET
10 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.83%) Middleware
11 2 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.83%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) User Experience
2 13 (11.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.09%) Reference Data
5 9 (8.26%) CMDB
6 8 (7.34%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (7.34%) Virtual Team
7 7 (6.42%) Data Structures
7 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
7 7 (6.42%) Market Risk
8 5 (4.59%) Derivative
9 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.75%) Equities
10 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.92%) FMCG
11 1 (0.92%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.50%) Linux
2 5 (4.59%) Windows
3 4 (3.67%) Unix
4 3 (2.75%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.83%) Android
5 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.19%) Migration
2 28 (25.69%) Information Architecture
3 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.18%) Data Management
5 21 (19.27%) Data Modelling
6 19 (17.43%) Workflow
7 16 (14.68%) Analytics
8 13 (11.93%) Data Architecture
9 11 (10.09%) Data Migration
9 11 (10.09%) ITIL
9 11 (10.09%) Master Data Management
10 10 (9.17%) Project Management
10 10 (9.17%) TOGAF
10 10 (9.17%) Wireframes
11 9 (8.26%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.26%) Data Protection
11 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.26%) Workflow Development
12 8 (7.34%) Logical Data Model
12 8 (7.34%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
2 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.26%) SQL
4 7 (6.42%) Java
5 5 (4.59%) Ruby
6 4 (3.67%) C
6 4 (3.67%) Python
7 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.75%) Korn
7 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.83%) C#
8 2 (1.83%) Elixir
8 2 (1.83%) Erlang
8 2 (1.83%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.92%) COBOL
9 1 (0.92%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.92%) ES6
9 1 (0.92%) Perl
9 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Degree
2 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) CFA
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.92%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Ansible
1 3 (2.75%) Nagios
1 3 (2.75%) Puppet
1 3 (2.75%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.92%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) VMware
3 7 (6.42%) Adobe
3 7 (6.42%) Informatica
4 4 (3.67%) Google
5 3 (2.75%) Splunk
6 2 (1.83%) IBM
6 2 (1.83%) SAP
6 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.92%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.92%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.92%) Infor
7 1 (0.92%) Saba
7 1 (0.92%) Sybase
7 1 (0.92%) Talend
7 1 (0.92%) Workday
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