Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Taxonomies over the 6 months to 21 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
England > South West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 204 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.068% 0.073% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
South West median daily rate £525 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
England median daily rate £501 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +8.97% +2.22% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,630 1,531 1,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.77% 27.84% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,012 919 1,141
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £556 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 78 113
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +23.85% -12.80%
10th Percentile £17.31 £12.78 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £44.45
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Taxonomies in the South West

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Taxonomies in the South West

Taxonomies
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire -1 4 £525 +5.00% 3
Taxonomies
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Military
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Document Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Records Management
1 4 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Def Stans
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (25.00%) NsoIT

Taxonomies
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
General
1 4 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Information Architect
2 2 (50.00%) MI Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Document Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Records Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) NsoIT
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Def Stans
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Single Sign-On