Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 210 189 202
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 +12
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 22 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.077% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
South West median daily rate £537 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.33% -7.69% +14.71%
10th Percentile £398 £425 £424
90th Percentile £600 £567 £561
England median daily rate £500 £532 £475
% change year-on-year -6.00% +11.99% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £22.00 - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -12.00% +63.93% -

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 1,822 1,320 1,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.64% 25.32% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,132 792 1,030
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £180 £225
90th Percentile £588 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £454 £433
% change year-on-year +4.68% +4.91% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 74 99
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.69% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £12.21 £11.80 £10.64
90th Percentile £50.00 £54.11 £43.35
England median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £19.90
% change year-on-year -4.65% +8.07% -0.53%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Taxonomies in the South West over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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 -27 15 £549 +22.00% 1
Devon - 4 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 1
Bristol -22 1 £380 -
Taxonomies
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 17 (77.27%) SharePoint
2 15 (68.18%) Information Architecture
2 15 (68.18%) Records Management
3 14 (63.64%) Information Management
4 13 (59.09%) Military
4 13 (59.09%) Information Governance
4 13 (59.09%) Data Architecture
5 11 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 11 (50.00%) Document Management
5 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
6 8 (36.36%) NsoIT
7 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (22.73%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (22.73%) Def Stans
8 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
9 4 (18.18%) Retail
9 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
9 4 (18.18%) PHP
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Data Science
9 4 (18.18%) WebEx

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 17 (77.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (59.09%) Military
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
1 12 (54.55%) Information Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Data Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Graduate
4 4 (18.18%) Graduate Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) MI Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Information Architecture
1 15 (68.18%) Records Management
2 14 (63.64%) Information Management
3 13 (59.09%) Data Architecture
3 13 (59.09%) Information Governance
4 11 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
4 11 (50.00%) Document Management
5 8 (36.36%) NsoIT
6 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (18.18%) Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) Data Munging
8 4 (18.18%) Line Management
8 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
8 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 4 (18.18%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PHP
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Def Stans
2 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Tableau
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle