Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 206 220
Rank change year-on-year +14 +14 -14
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.071% 0.018% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.061% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
South West median daily rate £450 - £425
10th Percentile £425 - £413
90th Percentile £567 - £438
England median daily rate £500 £450 £444
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.41% -1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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 1523 1644 1821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.16% 28.98% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 1121 1156
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £211 £225 £211
90th Percentile £548 £563 £532
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 117 103
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.04 £11.53 £13.45
90th Percentile £57.31 £43.95 £54.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

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 20 November 2017. 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 - 3 £450 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Taxonomies
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data

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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Endeca
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Content Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Qualitative Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau