The 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 82 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.071% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.19% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £105 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -71.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £20.79
% change year-on-year
+103.12% -23.02%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
354 335 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.12% 22.50% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 180 126
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 49
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £36.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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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

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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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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

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) ESRI
1 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) GIS Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) ESRI
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