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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 90 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.79% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£250 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £359
% change year-on-year
- -5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £17.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+117.64% -46.87%
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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
398 381 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.78% 23.86% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 197 145
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 43
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.11 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -7.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.23 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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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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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 24 December 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
Lincolnshire - - - -
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England

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 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 24 December 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 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%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
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