Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 717 723 763
Rank change year-on-year +6 +40 +4
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 127 73 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.086% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 60
England median daily rate £503 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% +2.27% -5.38%
10th Percentile £348 £305 £359
90th Percentile £675 £668 £578
UK median daily rate £503 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +11.67% +2.27% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
England median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.00

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 31,178 29,037 33,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.06% 34.40% 33.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,545 18,943 22,126
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.28%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £669 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 973 1,009 1,101
England median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% -2.38% +13.51%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -18 71 £563 +25.00% 5
South East -12 24 £490 -14.78% 4
North of England -4 20 £478 +19.50% 4
North West -6 15 £519 +66.08% 2
East of England - 8 £425 -
North East +5 4 £450 +140.00% 1
South West +2 2 £400 -23.81% 1
Midlands -24 2 £356 -14.93%
East Midlands -3 1 £388 -6.06%
Yorkshire -20 1 £375 -7.69% 1
West Midlands -21 1 £325 -49.02%
Taxonomies
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 40 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.62%) Data Modelling
3 23 (18.11%) Migration
3 23 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (17.32%) Information Architecture
5 21 (16.54%) Analytics
6 20 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (14.96%) Workflow
8 18 (14.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
9 17 (13.39%) Java
9 17 (13.39%) User Experience
10 16 (12.60%) SharePoint
10 16 (12.60%) Use Case
11 15 (11.81%) Ontologies
11 15 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (11.81%) HTML
11 15 (11.81%) CSS
11 15 (11.81%) Finance
11 15 (11.81%) User Stories
12 14 (11.02%) UML
13 13 (10.24%) ITIL
13 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (10.24%) E-Commerce
13 13 (10.24%) Data Migration
14 12 (9.45%) JavaScript
14 12 (9.45%) Service Management
14 12 (9.45%) Office 365
14 12 (9.45%) Microservices

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 16 (12.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.72%) CMS
2 6 (4.72%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.36%) Apache
5 2 (1.57%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) MS Visio
2 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.15%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (2.36%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.79%) InVision
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Maximo
2 1 (0.79%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.45%) Office 365
3 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.15%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.15%) Serverless
5 2 (1.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.57%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.79%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.79%) IaaS
6 1 (0.79%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.79%) PaaS
6 1 (0.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) HTTP
1 3 (2.36%) Intranet
2 2 (1.57%) Skype
3 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.09%) Big Data
3 6 (4.72%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.94%) GIS
4 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.36%) Power BI
6 2 (1.57%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.57%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (1.57%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.57%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.79%) Impala
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.15%) JIRA
2 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.36%) Selenium
4 2 (1.57%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.79%) Appium
5 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.79%) Grunt
5 1 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 15 (11.81%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Banking
3 9 (7.09%) Retail
4 8 (6.30%) Marketing
4 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.72%) Back Office
6 5 (3.94%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.15%) General Ledger
7 4 (3.15%) Law
7 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.36%) Advertising
8 3 (2.36%) Legal
8 3 (2.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.79%) Billing
9 1 (0.79%) Electronics
9 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.79%) German Language
9 1 (0.79%) Local Government
9 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (37.01%) Architect
2 25 (19.69%) Analyst
3 12 (9.45%) Designer
4 10 (7.87%) Information Architect
5 9 (7.09%) Data Architect
5 9 (7.09%) UX Designer
6 8 (6.30%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) Developer
6 8 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.51%) BSS Architect
7 7 (5.51%) Data Analyst
7 7 (5.51%) Telecoms Architect
8 6 (4.72%) Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (4.72%) Process Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Senior Architect
8 6 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.81%) CSS
1 15 (11.81%) HTML
2 9 (7.09%) jQuery
3 6 (4.72%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.72%) XML
4 5 (3.94%) .NET
5 4 (3.15%) J2EE
6 3 (2.36%) Middleware
6 3 (2.36%) Regular Expression
6 3 (2.36%) RESTful
6 3 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.57%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (1.57%) PostGIS
7 2 (1.57%) React
7 2 (1.57%) REST
7 2 (1.57%) SOAP
7 2 (1.57%) Spring
7 2 (1.57%) Spring Boot
7 2 (1.57%) YAML
8 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.39%) User Experience
3 9 (7.09%) CMDB
4 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.72%) Equities
6 5 (3.94%) Reference Data
7 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.15%) Social Media
8 3 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.57%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.57%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.57%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.79%) Derivative
10 1 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.79%) NHS
10 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.15%) Linux
1 4 (3.15%) Unix
2 3 (2.36%) Windows
3 2 (1.57%) Android
3 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.62%) Data Modelling
3 23 (18.11%) Migration
3 23 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (17.32%) Information Architecture
5 21 (16.54%) Analytics
6 19 (14.96%) Workflow
7 18 (14.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (12.60%) Use Case
9 15 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (11.81%) Ontologies
9 15 (11.81%) User Stories
10 14 (11.02%) UML
11 13 (10.24%) Data Migration
11 13 (10.24%) E-Commerce
11 13 (10.24%) ITIL
12 12 (9.45%) Microservices
12 12 (9.45%) Service Management
13 11 (8.66%) Wireframes
14 10 (7.87%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.39%) Java
2 12 (9.45%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.72%) Python
4 5 (3.94%) SQL
5 4 (3.15%) PHP
5 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.15%) Ruby
6 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.57%) Groovy
6 2 (1.57%) Java 8
6 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.57%) XQuery
7 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.79%) C#
7 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.79%) R
7 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.30%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.94%) GDPR
2 5 (3.94%) PMO
3 3 (2.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.36%) QA
4 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.79%) PSD2
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) XenApp
2 2 (1.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) Puppet
2 4 (3.15%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (3.15%) Nagios
2 4 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.15%) SCCM
3 3 (2.36%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.79%) Kibana
4 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Adobe
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle
3 7 (5.51%) SAP
4 6 (4.72%) Splunk
5 4 (3.15%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.57%) ATG
7 2 (1.57%) Avaya
7 2 (1.57%) Citrix
7 2 (1.57%) Google
7 2 (1.57%) hybris
7 2 (1.57%) Talend
8 1 (0.79%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.79%) Nintex
8 1 (0.79%) Northgate
8 1 (0.79%) Omniture
8 1 (0.79%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.79%) Tableau