The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 23 June 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 / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 153 138
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.068% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £423 £408
% change year-on-year -2.36% +3.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Taxonomies is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 622 1018 852
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.69% 34.66% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 551 395
Median daily rate £375 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 38
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +32.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.53 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Taxonomies as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Taxonomies in Scotland

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Taxonomies in Scotland

Taxonomies
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Taxonomies in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Teradata
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (100.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Taxonomies
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ontologies
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (100.00%) Teradata