Period
to 7 December 2021

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 7 December 2021 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
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 579 505 708
Rank change year-on-year -74 +203 +49
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 176 26 72
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.082% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 17 39
10th Percentile £374 £365 £250
25th Percentile £511 £400 £386
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £463 £500
Median % change year-on-year +24.32% -7.50% -2.44%
75th Percentile £656 £513 £594
90th Percentile £744 £607 £653
UK median daily rate £575 £463 £500
% change year-on-year +24.32% -7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £62.50
UK median hourly rate - - £62.50

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 22,151 10,145 21,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.01% 32.18% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,840 6,990 13,950
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
25th Percentile £413 £365 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £480 £475
Median % change year-on-year +9.29% +1.13% -
75th Percentile £640 £600 £588
90th Percentile £738 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 651 367 773
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.34 £11.86
25th Percentile £15.04 £17.13 £14.94
Median hourly rate £24.06 £26.96 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -10.76% +31.51% +2.50%
75th Percentile £49.13 £45.00 £46.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £57.50 £53.60
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.51 £21.00
% change year-on-year -5.70% +26.24% +5.00%

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Taxonomies in England

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Taxonomies in England.

Daily rate trend for Taxonomies in England

Taxonomies
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Taxonomies in England over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Taxonomies in England

Taxonomies
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Taxonomies in England.

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 7 December 2021. 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 -88 122 £598 +40.65% 5
Midlands - 14 £592 -
South East - 13 £325 - 1
West Midlands - 13 £595 -
South West -49 8 £475 -9.52%
North of England -64 7 £573 +32.75% 1
North West -52 3 £513 +10.81% 1
North East -4 2 £650 +62.50%
East of England -49 2 £725 +20.83% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £573 -
East Midlands - 1 £550 -
Taxonomies
UK

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Taxonomies also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 69 (39.20%) Finance
2 62 (35.23%) Metadata
3 57 (32.39%) Data Quality
4 54 (30.68%) Data Management
5 48 (27.27%) Banking
6 42 (23.86%) GDPR
7 39 (22.16%) Workshop Facilitation
8 38 (21.59%) Analytics
9 37 (21.02%) Social Skills
9 37 (21.02%) Data Modelling
10 35 (19.89%) Business Case
10 35 (19.89%) Data Governance
11 34 (19.32%) Metadata Management
12 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (18.18%) Informatica
13 32 (18.18%) Data Lineage
14 31 (17.61%) Dashboard Development
14 31 (17.61%) Collibra
15 30 (17.05%) MiFID
15 30 (17.05%) Fintech
16 29 (16.48%) Information Architecture
17 26 (14.77%) Data Strategy
18 23 (13.07%) Ontologies
19 22 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
19 22 (12.50%) Data Integration
20 21 (11.93%) Project Management
20 21 (11.93%) Ataccama
21 19 (10.80%) Content Strategy
21 19 (10.80%) Data Analysis
21 19 (10.80%) Marketing

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 11 (6.25%) Confluence
1 11 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.68%) CMS
3 9 (5.11%) Appian
4 4 (2.27%) Drupal
4 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.14%) Documentum
5 2 (1.14%) Headless CMS
5 2 (1.14%) Jetty
5 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.14%) WordPress
6 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (9.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.27%) InVision
3 4 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.27%) Sketch
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Maximo
1 2 (1.14%) SAP PM
1 2 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
1 2 (1.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.61%) Collibra
2 14 (7.95%) Azure
2 14 (7.95%) Power Platform
3 8 (4.55%) AWS
4 7 (3.98%) GCP
5 5 (2.84%) GitHub
5 5 (2.84%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (2.27%) SaaS
7 2 (1.14%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.14%) Datadog
7 2 (1.14%) Google Sheets
7 2 (1.14%) Power Automate
7 2 (1.14%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon Neptune
8 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.57%) npm
8 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) Extranet
2 2 (1.14%) WebEx
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (35.23%) Metadata
2 21 (11.93%) Ataccama
3 13 (7.39%) Power BI
4 11 (6.25%) Neo4j
4 11 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.25%) Triplestore
5 10 (5.68%) MarkLogic
5 10 (5.68%) Stardog
5 10 (5.68%) Text Mining
5 10 (5.68%) TigerGraph
6 7 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.41%) Data Lake
7 6 (3.41%) QlikView
8 4 (2.27%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (1.70%) Big Data
9 3 (1.70%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.70%) MySQL
9 3 (1.70%) Tableau
10 2 (1.14%) EDMS
10 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.55%) JIRA
2 6 (3.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.41%) webpack
3 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.27%) gulp
5 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.14%) ER Studio
7 1 (0.57%) ERwin
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.57%) Storybook
General
1 69 (39.20%) Finance
2 48 (27.27%) Banking
3 37 (21.02%) Social Skills
4 19 (10.80%) Marketing
5 12 (6.82%) Investment Banking
6 10 (5.68%) Public Sector
7 9 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.98%) Legal
9 6 (3.41%) Publishing
10 5 (2.84%) Telecoms
11 4 (2.27%) Financial Institution
11 4 (2.27%) Retail
12 3 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
13 2 (1.14%) Presentation Skills
14 1 (0.57%) Front Office
14 1 (0.57%) Law
14 1 (0.57%) Local Government
14 1 (0.57%) Military
14 1 (0.57%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (17.61%) Architect
2 30 (17.05%) Analyst
3 16 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 13 (7.39%) Data Governance Analyst
4 13 (7.39%) Data Governance Manager
4 13 (7.39%) Developer
4 13 (7.39%) Governance Manager
5 11 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 11 (6.25%) Data Manager
6 10 (5.68%) Consultant
6 10 (5.68%) Financial Analyst
7 9 (5.11%) Content Strategist
7 9 (5.11%) Service Analyst
8 8 (4.55%) Business Architect
9 5 (2.84%) Designer
9 5 (2.84%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (2.84%) Ontologist
10 4 (2.27%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (2.27%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.23%) HTML
2 14 (7.95%) JSON
3 10 (5.68%) JSON-LD
3 10 (5.68%) SWRL
4 9 (5.11%) CSS
4 9 (5.11%) jQuery
5 7 (3.98%) HTML5
5 7 (3.98%) REST
5 7 (3.98%) Web Services
6 6 (3.41%) Open Graph
7 4 (2.27%) .NET
7 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.27%) React
8 3 (1.70%) CSS3
8 3 (1.70%) J2EE
8 3 (1.70%) LESS
8 3 (1.70%) Node.js
8 3 (1.70%) Sass
8 3 (1.70%) SOAP
8 3 (1.70%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.66%) User Experience
2 11 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.68%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.98%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.41%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.84%) Blog
7 5 (2.84%) Reference Data
8 4 (2.27%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.70%) CMDB
9 3 (1.70%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.14%) Robotics
10 2 (1.14%) Wiki
11 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.57%) Legacy Systems
11 1 (0.57%) Life Science
11 1 (0.57%) Linked Data
11 1 (0.57%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.57%) Android
1 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.68%) Data Management
2 39 (22.16%) Workshop Facilitation
3 38 (21.59%) Analytics
4 37 (21.02%) Data Modelling
5 35 (19.89%) Business Case
5 35 (19.89%) Data Governance
6 34 (19.32%) Metadata Management
7 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (18.18%) Data Lineage
9 31 (17.61%) Dashboard Development
10 30 (17.05%) Fintech
11 29 (16.48%) Information Architecture
12 26 (14.77%) Data Strategy
13 23 (13.07%) Ontologies
14 22 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
14 22 (12.50%) Data Integration
15 21 (11.93%) Project Management
16 19 (10.80%) Content Strategy
16 19 (10.80%) Data Analysis
17 18 (10.23%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.09%) SQL
2 12 (6.82%) SPARQL
3 10 (5.68%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.55%) Python
5 7 (3.98%) Java
6 5 (2.84%) PHP
6 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.27%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.14%) C#
8 2 (1.14%) C++
8 2 (1.14%) ES6
8 2 (1.14%) JSX
8 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.57%) SHACL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.14%) CEH
5 2 (1.14%) CISA
5 2 (1.14%) CISSP
5 2 (1.14%) CRISC
5 2 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (32.39%) Data Quality
2 42 (23.86%) GDPR
3 30 (17.05%) MiFID
4 8 (4.55%) Accessibility
5 5 (2.84%) GRC
6 4 (2.27%) COREP
6 4 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (1.70%) QA
8 2 (1.14%) WCAG
9 1 (0.57%) Basel II
9 1 (0.57%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.57%) PMO
9 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) Ansible
1 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.14%) Kibana
2 2 (1.14%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (18.18%) Informatica
2 9 (5.11%) Alteryx
3 8 (4.55%) SAP
4 5 (2.84%) Adobe
5 4 (2.27%) Qualys
5 4 (2.27%) Remedy
6 3 (1.70%) Ariba
6 3 (1.70%) BiZZdesign
6 3 (1.70%) Oracle
6 3 (1.70%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.70%) Software AG
7 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.14%) BT
7 2 (1.14%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.14%) Google
7 2 (1.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.14%) OpenText
7 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.14%) Sparx
8 1 (0.57%) Infor