The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 3 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Mapinfo Corporation.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 574 563 551
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 21 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.043% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.090% 0.095% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Average daily rate
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£260 £249 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +40.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £150 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £348 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £240 £190
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.61 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.49% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.43 £71.75 -
% change year-on-year
-54.80% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23220 23265 22457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.82% 45.48% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14070 13335 12749
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1045 1040
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Mapinfo
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mapinfo Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mapinfo Daily Rate Trend in England

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mapinfo across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Mapinfo Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mapinfo
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mapinfo
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
South East -8 10 £260 - 1
London -9 5 £238 -4.61% 2
North East - 2 £255 -
North West - 2 - -
East of England +5 1 - -
Yorkshire -25 1 - -
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Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo.

1 42 (60.00%) GIS
2 23 (32.86%) ArcGIS
2 23 (32.86%) Telecoms
3 15 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.43%) 3G
4 14 (20.00%) GSM
4 14 (20.00%) UMTS
4 14 (20.00%) MS Office
5 13 (18.57%) SQL
5 13 (18.57%) LTE
6 12 (17.14%) Radio Access Network
6 12 (17.14%) Degree
7 11 (15.71%) 4G
8 9 (12.86%) 2G
9 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (11.43%) Ericsson
9 8 (11.43%) MapBasic
10 7 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
10 7 (10.00%) NSN NetAct
10 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (8.57%) MS Access
11 6 (8.57%) Performance Engineering
11 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
11 6 (8.57%) LLPG
12 5 (7.14%) Network Design
12 5 (7.14%) RNC
12 5 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (7.14%) Greenplum

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (32.86%) ArcGIS
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.43%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.43%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Office
2 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.86%) SPSS
4 2 (2.86%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Metrica
2 1 (1.43%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) 3G
2 14 (20.00%) GSM
2 14 (20.00%) UMTS
3 13 (18.57%) LTE
4 12 (17.14%) Radio Access Network
5 11 (15.71%) 4G
6 9 (12.86%) 2G
7 5 (7.14%) RNC
7 5 (7.14%) GPRS
8 3 (4.29%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (8.57%) MS Access
3 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
General
1 23 (32.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) GIS Technician
2 9 (12.86%) RAN Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Radio Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Administrator
4 5 (7.14%) GIS Officer
5 4 (5.71%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) GIS Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.29%) RF Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.43%) RF Optimisation Engineer
8 1 (1.43%) Core Network Engineer
8 1 (1.43%) RNC Engineer
8 1 (1.43%) Network Planner
8 1 (1.43%) GIS Consultant
8 1 (1.43%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.43%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (60.00%) GIS
2 6 (8.57%) LLPG
2 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) Photography
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Data Analysis
2 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 6 (8.57%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (7.14%) Validation
5 5 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.14%) Network Design
5 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.71%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (4.29%) Line Management
7 3 (4.29%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (4.29%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.86%) Fault Management
8 2 (2.86%) ITIL
8 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.86%) Change Management
8 2 (2.86%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) SQL
2 8 (11.43%) MapBasic
3 4 (5.71%) MATLAB
3 4 (5.71%) VBA
4 2 (2.86%) Python
4 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.43%) Perl
5 1 (1.43%) VB
5 1 (1.43%) Fortran
5 1 (1.43%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) BS7666
2 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (5.71%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) Ericsson
3 5 (7.14%) Amdocs
3 5 (7.14%) Greenplum
4 4 (5.71%) Nokia
5 3 (4.29%) Nortel
5 3 (4.29%) Google
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Huawei
5 3 (4.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (2.86%) TEOCO
6 2 (2.86%) ESRI
7 1 (1.43%) ComArch
7 1 (1.43%) Remedy
7 1 (1.43%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.43%) Actix