The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £359
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £16.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+62.12% -49.23%
GIS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
197 196 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.23% 30.96% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 70 111
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £174 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 33
Average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £17.63 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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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 Miscellaneous 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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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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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
Cambridge - - - - 1
GIS
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Test-First Development
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Dojo
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Dojo
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Test-First Development
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus