The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 54 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.12% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.27% 0.53% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £14.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-32.14% -8.19%
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East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
158 190 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.96% 22.22% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 105 125
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.85% +4.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) MODAF
2 2 (50.00%) SysML
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) ESRI
3 1 (25.00%) Magik
3 1 (25.00%) Smallworld
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) JSF
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (25.00%) Smallworld
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) MODAF
1 2 (50.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) SysML
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Magik
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle