The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Taxonomies over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Taxonomy
England / South East
Rank 238 264 257
Rank change year-on-year +26 -7  
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 9 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.011% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.036% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £575 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.39% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +17.05% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.81

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2370 2746 2724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 30.80% 30.11% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1338 1648 1416
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +2.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 153 162
Median hourly rate £16.75 £39.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.05% +105.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £13.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.65 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Taxonomies in the South East

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Taxonomies in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Taxonomies in the South East

Taxonomies
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Taxonomies within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 4 £375 -
Hampshire - 2 £625 -
Surrey - 2 £575 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £438 -
Taxonomies
England

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 7 (33.33%) VMware
1 7 (33.33%) CMDB
1 7 (33.33%) PaaS
1 7 (33.33%) IaaS
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Service Design
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) User Stories
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) C
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Ant
5 3 (14.29%) JUnit
5 3 (14.29%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 3 (14.29%) Information Management
5 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
5 3 (14.29%) Subversion
5 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 3 (14.29%) User Experience
5 3 (14.29%) Wireframes

Taxonomies
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (9.52%) Documentum
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) IaaS
1 7 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
1 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 2 (9.52%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) HR Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) OBIEE Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analytics Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) WDK
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) CMDB
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Service Design
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) User Stories
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Information Management
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Saba
3 1 (4.76%) Workday