The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 62 66 83
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs citing GIS 14 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.49% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 1.43% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-54.76% +55.55%

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
140 279 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.93% 28.13% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 150 148
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

GIS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Aylesbury -4 5 - - 2
GIS
South East

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 15 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) ArcGIS
4 5 (27.78%) Mapinfo
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) QGIS
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) NUnit
8 1 (5.56%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
8 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Luciad
8 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Google
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) JIRA
8 1 (5.56%) Google Maps API
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) JavaFX
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) JPA
8 1 (5.56%) Mercurial

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.56%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) QGIS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.56%) Mockito
1 1 (5.56%) Moq
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) GIS Technician
2 3 (16.67%) Network Planner
3 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior
3 1 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.56%) Google Maps API
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) JavaFX
1 1 (5.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Scrum
2 1 (5.56%) SDLC
2 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.56%) UML
2 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Mapinfo
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) ESRI
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Luciad