The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 71
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.21 £12.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+61.64% +19.04%
GIS
South West

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
173 205 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.64% 23.16% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 154 177
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £279 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing GIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GIS.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing GIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) git-flow
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared