The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 53 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% - 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -15.62%
GIS
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
108 138 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.24% 19.09% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 91 57
Average daily rate £400 £418 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

GIS
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

GIS
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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft