The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 71 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing GIS 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.086% 0.098%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 0.46% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £322
% change year-on-year
- +24.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.21% +43.75%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
269 217 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.56% 18.76% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 112 110
Average daily rate £390 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +9 3 £400 -
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Mapinfo
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) ESRI
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) PMBOK
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (33.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) GIS Developer
1 2 (22.22%) GIS Officer
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) GIS Manager
2 1 (11.11%) GIS Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Planner
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) ESRI
1 2 (22.22%) Mapinfo
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle