Period
to 22 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 718 770 770
Rank change year-on-year +52 0 -22
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 142 78 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 62 71
England median daily rate £500 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +1.41%
10th Percentile £400 £236 £345
90th Percentile £675 £732 £594
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
England median hourly rate £19.50 - £18.00
10th Percentile £19.25 - £14.80
90th Percentile £19.75 - £21.35
UK median hourly rate £19.50 - £18.00

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 32,120 31,259 34,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.49% 34.45% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,239 20,623 22,599
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £284 £269 £255
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 981 958 1,145
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.15 £46.83
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year +2.38% +4.35% +8.78%

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 September 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 September 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 -5 66 £550 +15.79% 13
South East +15 32 £500 +30.72% 1
North of England -4 27 £475 -22.76% 4
North West -12 16 £532 -16.88% 2
East of England - 9 £575 - 3
Yorkshire - 7 £475 - 2
South West -8 4 £525 +16.67% 4
North East -10 4 £450 +140.00%
Midlands -22 4 £325 -23.53% 1
West Midlands -27 4 £325 -49.02% 1
Taxonomies
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 47 (33.10%) Data Modelling
1 47 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.06%) Finance
3 31 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (21.83%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (21.13%) Information Architecture
5 29 (20.42%) Migration
6 26 (18.31%) User Experience
7 25 (17.61%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (16.90%) Data Architecture
8 24 (16.90%) Analytics
9 22 (15.49%) ITIL
9 22 (15.49%) Service Design
10 21 (14.79%) Prototyping
10 21 (14.79%) SharePoint
11 20 (14.08%) Wireframes
11 20 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (13.38%) Microservices
12 19 (13.38%) Data Migration
13 18 (12.68%) Retail
13 18 (12.68%) Workflow
14 17 (11.97%) Java
14 17 (11.97%) SQL
14 17 (11.97%) User Stories
15 16 (11.27%) Office 365
15 16 (11.27%) HTML
15 16 (11.27%) OO
15 16 (11.27%) Python
15 16 (11.27%) Data Management
16 15 (10.56%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (14.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.82%) Confluence
3 3 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.11%) CMS
3 3 (2.11%) WordPress
4 2 (1.41%) Apache
4 2 (1.41%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.23%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.82%) InVision
4 4 (2.82%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.70%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.83%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (11.27%) Office 365
4 4 (2.82%) GitHub
5 3 (2.11%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.41%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.41%) Google Drive
6 2 (1.41%) Serverless
6 2 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.70%) G Suite
7 1 (0.70%) IaaS
7 1 (0.70%) PaaS
7 1 (0.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) Skype
2 2 (1.41%) ATM
2 2 (1.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.61%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.63%) Big Data
3 4 (2.82%) Amazon Aurora
3 4 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.11%) GIS
4 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.41%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.70%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.70%) HBase
6 1 (0.70%) Impala
6 1 (0.70%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.70%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Axure RP
1 9 (6.34%) JIRA
2 6 (4.23%) ERwin
3 3 (2.11%) FitNesse
3 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.11%) Selenium
4 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.70%) Grunt
5 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 37 (26.06%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Retail
3 8 (5.63%) Banking
4 6 (4.23%) Legal
5 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.82%) Military
6 3 (2.11%) Law
6 3 (2.11%) Marketing
6 3 (2.11%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.41%) Advertising
7 2 (1.41%) Back Office
7 2 (1.41%) Billing
7 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.70%) Electronics
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) French Language
8 1 (0.70%) Local Government
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (41.55%) Architect
2 23 (16.20%) Analyst
3 17 (11.97%) Designer
4 15 (10.56%) Senior Architect
5 13 (9.15%) Data Architect
5 13 (9.15%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (8.45%) Developer
7 11 (7.75%) Information Architect
8 9 (6.34%) Data Analyst
8 9 (6.34%) Desktop Support
8 9 (6.34%) Enterprise Architect
8 9 (6.34%) Messaging Architect
8 9 (6.34%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 9 (6.34%) UX Designer
9 7 (4.93%) .NET Architect
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Designer
10 6 (4.23%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.23%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Process Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) Senior Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.27%) HTML
2 13 (9.15%) .NET
2 13 (9.15%) CSS
3 8 (5.63%) jQuery
3 8 (5.63%) XML
4 5 (3.52%) Middleware
5 3 (2.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.11%) Spring
5 3 (2.11%) Spring Boot
5 3 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.41%) HTML5
6 2 (1.41%) J2EE
6 2 (1.41%) React
6 2 (1.41%) REST
6 2 (1.41%) SOAP
6 2 (1.41%) YAML
7 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.70%) Java EE
7 1 (0.70%) Lucene
7 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.31%) User Experience
2 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.34%) Blackberry
3 9 (6.34%) CMDB
3 9 (6.34%) Reference Data
4 8 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.82%) Social Media
6 3 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.41%) NHS
7 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.70%) Fintech
8 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.70%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.70%) Replication
8 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.70%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.04%) Windows
2 9 (6.34%) Windows 10
2 9 (6.34%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.82%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (33.10%) Data Modelling
2 31 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (21.13%) Information Architecture
4 29 (20.42%) Migration
5 24 (16.90%) Analytics
5 24 (16.90%) Data Architecture
6 22 (15.49%) ITIL
6 22 (15.49%) Service Design
7 21 (14.79%) Prototyping
8 20 (14.08%) Wireframes
9 19 (13.38%) Data Migration
9 19 (13.38%) Microservices
10 18 (12.68%) Workflow
11 17 (11.97%) User Stories
12 16 (11.27%) Data Management
12 16 (11.27%) OO
13 15 (10.56%) E-Commerce
13 15 (10.56%) Enterprise Architecture
13 15 (10.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.97%) Java
1 17 (11.97%) SQL
2 16 (11.27%) Python
3 10 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.63%) MATLAB
4 8 (5.63%) R
5 5 (3.52%) VBA
6 4 (2.82%) Perl
6 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.11%) Groovy
8 2 (1.41%) Java 8
9 1 (0.70%) C#
9 1 (0.70%) Cypher
9 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.11%) Degree
4 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.93%) GDPR
2 7 (4.93%) PMO
3 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.11%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (6.34%) XenApp
1 9 (6.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.70%) Kibana
2 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.70%) Puppet
2 1 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle
3 9 (6.34%) Adobe
3 9 (6.34%) Avaya
3 9 (6.34%) Citrix
4 7 (4.93%) Google
4 7 (4.93%) SAP
5 5 (3.52%) IDERA
5 5 (3.52%) Talend
6 4 (2.82%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.11%) Omniture
8 2 (1.41%) ATG
8 2 (1.41%) hybris
8 2 (1.41%) iManage
9 1 (0.70%) Casewise
9 1 (0.70%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.70%) Northgate
9 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.70%) Veritas