Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 733 703 787
Rank change year-on-year -30 +84 -43
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 110 114 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 82 44
England median daily rate £500 £488 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +10.80% +3.53%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £334
90th Percentile £738 £649 £614
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £448
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.94% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
England median hourly rate £25.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.93% - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £15.25 -
% change year-on-year +63.93% - -

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 31,319 29,170 32,499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.57% 32.78% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,180 19,150 21,256
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £626 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1,044 1,228
England median hourly rate £22.35 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.73% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.64 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +17.14%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 -45 69 £500 +11.11% 1
North of England +30 15 £640 +6.67% 4
North West +2 14 £640 +6.67% 1
South East -22 10 £375 -24.24% 1
East of England - 8 £469 - 1
South West +10 5 £450 -7.69% 3
Midlands +3 3 £381 -4.09%
East Midlands -2 2 £381 -4.69%
West Midlands -1 1 - -
Yorkshire -6 1 £375 -6.25% 2
Taxonomies
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 37 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.82%) Migration
3 33 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 27 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (22.73%) Information Architecture
7 24 (21.82%) SharePoint
7 24 (21.82%) Management Information System
8 23 (20.91%) Analytics
9 21 (19.09%) Data Management
9 21 (19.09%) Data Quality
10 20 (18.18%) Data Governance
11 17 (15.45%) Data Architecture
12 16 (14.55%) Ontologies
12 16 (14.55%) Oracle
13 15 (13.64%) Microsoft
14 14 (12.73%) Data Security
14 14 (12.73%) NoSQL
15 13 (11.82%) Data Migration
15 13 (11.82%) Relational Database
16 12 (10.91%) IT Strategy
16 12 (10.91%) Degree
16 12 (10.91%) Content Management
16 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
17 11 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
17 11 (10.00%) SQL
17 11 (10.00%) Finance
17 11 (10.00%) PaaS
17 11 (10.00%) Presales
17 11 (10.00%) IaaS

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 24 (21.82%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.36%) CMS
3 4 (3.64%) SAS
3 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.73%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.91%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.73%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.73%) SPSS
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.91%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) IaaS
1 11 (10.00%) PaaS
2 9 (8.18%) Office 365
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.82%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.82%) Serverless
5 1 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.91%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.91%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) Intranet
2 3 (2.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) NoSQL
2 13 (11.82%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.27%) Big Data
3 8 (7.27%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.82%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.82%) Power BI
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.91%) Endeca
8 1 (0.91%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.91%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.91%) QlikView
8 1 (0.91%) Spark SQL
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) ERwin
2 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.82%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (0.91%) Appium
4 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.91%) Selenium
4 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (10.00%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Legal
3 7 (6.36%) Banking
4 5 (4.55%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Marketing
5 4 (3.64%) Private Banking
6 3 (2.73%) Law
6 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.82%) Advertising
7 2 (1.82%) Back Office
7 2 (1.82%) Billing
7 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.82%) Military
8 1 (0.91%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.91%) German Language
8 1 (0.91%) Local Government
8 1 (0.91%) Publishing
8 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (48.18%) Architect
2 22 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 16 (14.55%) Information Architect
4 12 (10.91%) Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Consultant
5 9 (8.18%) Designer
5 9 (8.18%) Oracle Architect
6 8 (7.27%) Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Administrator
7 7 (6.36%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Presales Solution Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Content Designer
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Data Architect
11 3 (2.73%) Digital Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Presales Technical Architect
11 3 (2.73%) Splunk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.45%) CSS
1 6 (5.45%) HTML
1 6 (5.45%) XML
2 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.73%) jQuery
2 3 (2.73%) Kafka
2 3 (2.73%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.73%) RESTful
3 2 (1.82%) J2EE
3 2 (1.82%) REST
3 2 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.91%) Ajax
4 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.91%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.91%) iOS SDK
4 1 (0.91%) JSON
4 1 (0.91%) Web Services
4 1 (0.91%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (21.82%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.45%) User Experience
5 4 (3.64%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.64%) Equities
6 2 (1.82%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.82%) NHS
6 2 (1.82%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.91%) Derivative
7 1 (0.91%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.91%) FMCG
7 1 (0.91%) iPad
7 1 (0.91%) Life Science
7 1 (0.91%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Linux
1 10 (9.09%) Unix
2 5 (4.55%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.91%) Android
3 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.82%) Migration
3 33 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 26 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (22.73%) Information Architecture
6 23 (20.91%) Analytics
7 21 (19.09%) Data Management
8 20 (18.18%) Data Governance
9 17 (15.45%) Data Architecture
10 16 (14.55%) Ontologies
11 14 (12.73%) Data Security
12 13 (11.82%) Data Migration
13 12 (10.91%) Content Management
13 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
13 12 (10.91%) IT Strategy
14 11 (10.00%) Presales
15 10 (9.09%) Master Data Management
15 10 (9.09%) Workflow
16 9 (8.18%) Enterprise Architecture
16 9 (8.18%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.00%) SQL
2 9 (8.18%) Ruby
3 8 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.36%) Java
5 6 (5.45%) Python
6 5 (4.55%) PHP
6 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.82%) C#
7 2 (1.82%) R
7 2 (1.82%) Scala
7 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.82%) XQuery
8 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Degree
2 11 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.91%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.09%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.55%) GDPR
3 4 (3.64%) QA
4 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.91%) PSD2
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (3.64%) Nagios
1 4 (3.64%) Puppet
1 4 (3.64%) SCCM
2 3 (2.73%) CFEngine
2 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (14.55%) Oracle
2 15 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.45%) Splunk
4 4 (3.64%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.73%) Google
5 3 (2.73%) Tableau
6 2 (1.82%) Adobe
6 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.91%) IBM
7 1 (0.91%) RapidMiner
7 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow