The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had GIS Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIS Technician
UK / England
Rank 531 592 585
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -7
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Technician 44 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.024% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 1
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39180 45432 45208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.10% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25756 29645 28239
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1536 1792
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

GIS Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured GIS Technician in the job title.

GIS Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

GIS Technician
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GIS Technician Daily Rate Trend in England

GIS Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GIS Technician Hourly Rate Trend in England

GIS Technician
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
South East +35 29 - -
Yorkshire - 12 - -
London - 2 - -
South West - 1 - -
GIS Technician
UK

GIS Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, GIS Technician contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring GIS Technician in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) GIS
2 40 (53.33%) ArcGIS
3 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
4 27 (36.00%) MS Office
5 26 (34.67%) Degree
6 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
7 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (12.00%) ESRI
9 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (6.67%) Mapinfo
10 5 (6.67%) QGIS
11 2 (2.67%) Python
11 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (1.33%) Google
12 1 (1.33%) ArcSDE
12 1 (1.33%) Systems Analysis
12 1 (1.33%) Smallworld
12 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
12 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
12 1 (1.33%) QA
12 1 (1.33%) Spotfire
12 1 (1.33%) Google Maps API
12 1 (1.33%) Remote Sensing
12 1 (1.33%) 3D Modelling
12 1 (1.33%) Web Application Development
12 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.33%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.33%) Relational Database

GIS Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 40 (53.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.33%) ArcSDE
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) Smallworld
2 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (36.00%) MS Office
2 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) GIS
2 5 (6.67%) QGIS
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) Spatial Data
3 1 (1.33%) Spotfire
General
1 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Google Maps API
1 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
1 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (1.33%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (1.33%) B2B
1 1 (1.33%) B2C
1 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (1.33%) Remote Sensing
1 1 (1.33%) Security Patching
1 1 (1.33%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (1.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) Python
2 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) ESRI
3 5 (6.67%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.33%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle