The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 93 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing GIS 24 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 0.98% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.09% 5.53% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 14
Median daily rate £388 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £560 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-29.62% -10.00%
GIS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
394 452 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.37% 17.66% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 263 187
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GIS across the Berkshire region.

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Berkshire region.

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

GIS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +13 21 £388 -8.82%
Bracknell - 3 - -
GIS
South East

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GIS 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 19 (47.50%) MS Office
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 6 (15.00%) CRM
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) LSMW
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.00%) SAP PM
5 4 (10.00%) SCADA
5 4 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
6 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.50%) Chemistry
6 3 (7.50%) Biology
6 3 (7.50%) Life Science
6 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) User Stories

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (5.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.50%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
1 4 (10.00%) SAP PM
2 3 (7.50%) SAP CS
3 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.50%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) LSMW
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) JMeter
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) GIS Technician
2 17 (42.50%) Data Technician
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) GIS Officer
5 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Angular Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Billing Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Data Scientist
6 1 (2.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) GIS Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) IT Trainer
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Research Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) EJB
2 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (7.50%) OpenLayers
2 3 (7.50%) Spring
2 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (5.00%) JSP
3 2 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) JMS
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) MLlib
4 1 (2.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) SCADA
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Biology
2 3 (7.50%) Chemistry
2 3 (7.50%) Life Science
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Economics
4 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) CRM
1 6 (15.00%) Migration
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Line Management
4 3 (7.50%) MVC
4 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (7.50%) User Stories
5 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.00%) Logistics
5 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) R
4 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) ESRI
5 1 (2.50%) Autodesk
5 1 (2.50%) Tableau