The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 85 102 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing GIS 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.47% 0.51% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £228 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -41.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +26.19%
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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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
324 396 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.82% 23.31% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 240 170
Median daily rate £375 £333 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 27
Median hourly rate £13.55 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.51 - £14.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence 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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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 29 May 2016.

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

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 £300 - 1
Leicestershire +3 2 £350 +233.33%
Derbyshire - 2 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GIS.

1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) BPR
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (20.00%) OpenText
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) ESRI
3 2 (20.00%) Mapinfo
3 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (10.00%) ArcSDE
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ArcView
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) GIS Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) GIS Manager
3 1 (10.00%) GIS Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Spatial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (20.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) BPR
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SFIA
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) ESRI
1 2 (20.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (20.00%) OpenText
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Xamarin