Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 208 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +202
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 15 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 0
North West median daily rate £640 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% - -
England median daily rate £500 £450 £444
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.41% -1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North West median hourly rate - £15.25 -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1664 2211 2423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.23% 32.59% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1419 1439
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £220
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 87 111
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.43 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £44.85 £46.21
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Taxonomies as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Taxonomies in the North West

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Taxonomies in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Taxonomies in the North West

Taxonomies
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Taxonomies in the North West

Taxonomies
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the North West 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
Manchester +35 15 £640 +16.36%
Taxonomies
England

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 North West region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 13 (86.67%) SharePoint
1 13 (86.67%) Migration
2 12 (80.00%) Information Architecture
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) Data Modelling
3 11 (73.33%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
4 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
5 9 (60.00%) Intranet
5 9 (60.00%) Content Management
5 9 (60.00%) Validation
6 8 (53.33%) Content Development
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) Data Architecture
6 8 (53.33%) Data Migration
7 7 (46.67%) ETL
7 7 (46.67%) Workflow
8 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (40.00%) Data Management
8 6 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (33.33%) CMS
10 4 (26.67%) Information Management
10 4 (26.67%) Use Case
10 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (26.67%) Information Governance
10 4 (26.67%) Metadata Management
10 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Search
11 3 (20.00%) Data Governance

Taxonomies
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 13 (86.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Architect
2 13 (86.67%) Information Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Architect
4 1 (6.67%) HR Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) HR Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Systems Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Migration
2 12 (80.00%) Information Architecture
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) Data Modelling
3 11 (73.33%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
5 9 (60.00%) Content Management
5 9 (60.00%) Validation
6 8 (53.33%) Content Development
6 8 (53.33%) Data Architecture
6 8 (53.33%) Data Migration
7 7 (46.67%) ETL
7 7 (46.67%) Workflow
8 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (40.00%) Data Management
9 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Search
10 4 (26.67%) Information Management
10 4 (26.67%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft