The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
South West / Bristol
Rank 66 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.12% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.47% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £350 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -14.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £19.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-51.28% -47.29%

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
156 214 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.86% 26.19% 26.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 177 188
Median daily rate £410 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

GIS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for GIS.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (50.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) ESRI