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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Taxonomy
England / South West
Rank 130 138 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.069% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £429 £427
% change year-on-year +15.45% +0.35%  
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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 628 822 730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.40% 28.33% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 526 426
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 70 50
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +31.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Taxonomies in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 27 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
Dorset - 5 £510 -
Wiltshire +1 1 £550 +37.50%
Taxonomies
England

Taxonomies
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for Taxonomies.

1 6 (75.00%) Information Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Solr
2 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Reference Data
2 5 (62.50%) Data Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Data Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Pentaho
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Lucene
2 5 (62.50%) Informatica
2 5 (62.50%) OLTP
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) OLAP
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (62.50%) Data Quality
2 5 (62.50%) Metadata Management
2 5 (62.50%) Data Lake
2 5 (62.50%) Reference Data Management
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) ERwin
3 4 (50.00%) MagicDraw
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Banking

Taxonomies
Top Related 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 5 (62.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (62.50%) Data Lake
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (62.50%) OLAP
1 5 (62.50%) OLTP
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (62.50%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) ERwin
1 4 (50.00%) MagicDraw
2 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Information Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Content Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Content Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Content Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Content Writer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Lucene
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Reference Data
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Data Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Data Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 5 (62.50%) Metadata Management
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Reference Data Management
3 4 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (25.00%) RDF
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SPARQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) COBOL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Informatica
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle