The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 92 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing GIS 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.61% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 3.29% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £246 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.23% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £317 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £325 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.42% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £15.31 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.98% -23.45%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
338 243 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.88% 18.52% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 122 120
Average daily rate £288 £301 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% -19.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 32
Average hourly rate £13.86 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.72% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £11.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.05 £40.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
GIS
England

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

GIS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 2 £105 -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Novell
3 3 (30.00%) Lotus
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) NetWare
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (20.00%) LLPG
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) ESRI
4 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Technician
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) LLPG
3 1 (10.00%) NLPG
3 1 (10.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (30.00%) NetWare
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Novell
2 3 (30.00%) Lotus
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) ESRI
4 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo