The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 17 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 of England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 144 107 133
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +26
Contract jobs citing GIS 4 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 2.29% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Average daily rate £285 £400 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.86% +9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £365 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.02% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £15.31 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.98% -23.45%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
668 436 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.23% 19.30% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 213 302
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 68
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £48.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
GIS
England

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 17 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
Essex -20 2 £119 -70.22%
Hertfordshire -10 1 £450 +5.88%
Cambridgeshire -15 1 - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (61.11%) CRM
1 11 (61.11%) EDRMS
1 11 (61.11%) ESRI
1 11 (61.11%) ITSM
1 11 (61.11%) Lagan
2 10 (55.56%) Civica
2 10 (55.56%) LLPG
3 8 (44.44%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Service Management
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) UNIX
6 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 4 (22.22%) PHP
6 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) Android
6 4 (22.22%) iPhone
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile App

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (16.67%) Sonic ESB
1 3 (16.67%) Gentran
2 1 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.56%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.56%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) EDI Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) Ajax
3 3 (16.67%) XSLT
3 3 (16.67%) XHTML
3 3 (16.67%) EDI
3 3 (16.67%) EDIFACT
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) JSF
4 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) LLPG
2 4 (22.22%) iPhone
2 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Android
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Phone
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) CRM
1 11 (61.11%) ITSM
2 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Android Development
3 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) B2B
4 3 (16.67%) EAI
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PHP
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) ActionScript
3 3 (16.67%) XPath
3 3 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (11.11%) Magik
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) ESRI
1 11 (61.11%) Lagan
2 10 (55.56%) Civica
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle