Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 766 763
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -39
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 94 110 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.100% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.34% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 78 68
England median daily rate £500 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.41% -1.39%
10th Percentile £296 £339 £306
90th Percentile £680 £633 £588
UK median daily rate £481 £450 £434
% change year-on-year +6.94% +3.75% -3.07%
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 31846 32126 34279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.86% 33.25% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21371 21210 22183
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1105 1349
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.80
UK median hourly rate £20.94 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.89% +6.41% +8.33%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -13 60 £500 +17.65% 3
North of England +56 15 £640 +6.67%
North West +21 15 £640 +2.40%
South East -3 9 £375 -21.05% 1
South West +14 4 £450 -
Midlands +11 4 £438 +2.94%
East Midlands 0 3 £438 +9.38%
East of England -16 2 £425 +13.33%
West Midlands +17 1 - -
Taxonomies
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.17%) Data Modelling
3 30 (31.91%) Migration
4 29 (30.85%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (26.60%) Management Information System
5 25 (26.60%) Information Architecture
6 24 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (23.40%) Data Management
8 21 (22.34%) SharePoint
9 20 (21.28%) Data Governance
10 19 (20.21%) Data Quality
10 19 (20.21%) Data Analysis
11 18 (19.15%) Unix
11 18 (19.15%) Linux
11 18 (19.15%) Data Architecture
12 17 (18.09%) Finance
13 16 (17.02%) Ruby
13 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
13 16 (17.02%) Degree
14 15 (15.96%) Data Migration
15 14 (14.89%) Java
15 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
16 13 (13.83%) SQL
16 13 (13.83%) Python
16 13 (13.83%) Analytics
17 12 (12.77%) Mac OS
18 11 (11.70%) HTML
18 11 (11.70%) Oracle
18 11 (11.70%) ETL
18 11 (11.70%) Relational Database

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 21 (22.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) CMS
3 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.13%) SAS
5 1 (1.06%) FileNet
5 1 (1.06%) Marvel
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) SPSS
4 1 (1.06%) InVision
4 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.06%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Office 365
2 7 (7.45%) IaaS
2 7 (7.45%) PaaS
3 4 (4.26%) G Suite
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) Intranet
2 5 (5.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.32%) Big Data
4 5 (5.32%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.06%) Endeca
7 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.06%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.06%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.06%) QlikView
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) ERwin
2 1 (1.06%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.06%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
2 7 (7.45%) Marketing
3 4 (4.26%) Dutch Language
3 4 (4.26%) French Language
3 4 (4.26%) German Language
3 4 (4.26%) Italian Language
3 4 (4.26%) Legal
3 4 (4.26%) Polish Language
3 4 (4.26%) Private Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Spanish Language
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Electronics
4 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.19%) Publishing
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
5 2 (2.13%) Billing
5 2 (2.13%) Military
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (47.87%) Architect
2 21 (22.34%) Data Architect
3 16 (17.02%) Information Architect
4 15 (15.96%) Developer
5 14 (14.89%) Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Data Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Digital Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Oracle Architect
8 6 (6.38%) Ruby Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Excel Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Data Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Presales Solution Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Presales Technical Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Splunk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) HTML
2 10 (10.64%) CSS
3 5 (5.32%) XML
4 4 (4.26%) .NET
4 4 (4.26%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.13%) Kafka
5 2 (2.13%) REST
5 2 (2.13%) SOAP
5 2 (2.13%) WCF
5 2 (2.13%) Web Services
6 1 (1.06%) Ajax
6 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.06%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.06%) jQuery
6 1 (1.06%) JSON
6 1 (1.06%) MDX
6 1 (1.06%) Velocity
6 1 (1.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (26.60%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.26%) User Experience
5 2 (2.13%) Equities
5 2 (2.13%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.06%) FMCG
6 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.06%) iPad
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Linux
1 18 (19.15%) Unix
2 12 (12.77%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.17%) Data Modelling
3 30 (31.91%) Migration
4 25 (26.60%) Information Architecture
5 24 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (23.40%) Data Management
7 20 (21.28%) Data Governance
8 19 (20.21%) Data Analysis
9 18 (19.15%) Data Architecture
10 15 (15.96%) Data Migration
11 13 (13.83%) Analytics
12 11 (11.70%) Analytical Thinking
12 11 (11.70%) ETL
12 11 (11.70%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (10.64%) Content Management
13 10 (10.64%) Data Security
13 10 (10.64%) Decision Tree
13 10 (10.64%) Ontologies
13 10 (10.64%) Validation
14 9 (9.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) Ruby
2 14 (14.89%) Java
2 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.83%) Python
3 13 (13.83%) SQL
4 9 (9.57%) Scala
5 7 (7.45%) Go
6 5 (5.32%) PHP
7 2 (2.13%) C#
7 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.06%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.21%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.26%) GDPR
3 3 (3.19%) QA
4 2 (2.13%) ISO 20022
4 2 (2.13%) MiFID
4 2 (2.13%) PSD2
5 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Firmware
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) CFEngine
1 4 (4.26%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (4.26%) Nagios
1 4 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.26%) Puppet
1 4 (4.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) SAP
4 4 (4.26%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (4.26%) Splunk
5 3 (3.19%) Tableau
6 2 (2.13%) Cognos
7 1 (1.06%) Google
7 1 (1.06%) Infor
7 1 (1.06%) Informatica
7 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow