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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 524 555 510
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -45
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 59 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.041% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.089% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £260 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £17.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £17.00 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 - £13.00
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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
22941 22418 19805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.40% 45.46% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13383 12682 10875
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £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 992 1019 1129
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 23 £320 -
London 0 7 £375 +30.43% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £193 -
South West +1 1 - -
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Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 53 (68.83%) GIS
2 30 (38.96%) Telecoms
3 25 (32.47%) Microsoft
4 21 (27.27%) LTE
5 19 (24.68%) 3G
5 19 (24.68%) ArcGIS
6 18 (23.38%) Degree
7 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
7 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
8 15 (19.48%) Radio Access Network
9 13 (16.88%) MS Office
10 12 (15.58%) SQL
10 12 (15.58%) Data Analysis
10 12 (15.58%) 4G
11 11 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
11 11 (14.29%) Data Structures
11 11 (14.29%) GSM
11 11 (14.29%) Project Management
12 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
12 10 (12.99%) 2G
12 10 (12.99%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (11.69%) MapBasic
13 9 (11.69%) Google
13 9 (11.69%) UMTS
13 9 (11.69%) GPRS
14 8 (10.39%) Validation
14 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
14 8 (10.39%) Capacity Planning

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 19 (24.68%) ArcGIS
2 5 (6.49%) ArcSDE
3 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.88%) MS Office
3 6 (7.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.49%) AutoCAD
5 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.30%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 21 (27.27%) LTE
2 19 (24.68%) 3G
3 15 (19.48%) Radio Access Network
4 12 (15.58%) 4G
5 11 (14.29%) GSM
6 10 (12.99%) 2G
7 9 (11.69%) UMTS
7 9 (11.69%) GPRS
8 8 (10.39%) HSPA
9 5 (6.49%) 3GPP
10 4 (5.19%) WCDMA
11 3 (3.90%) Internet
11 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.90%) VPN
12 2 (2.60%) Broadband
12 2 (2.60%) VoLTE
12 2 (2.60%) GPON
13 1 (1.30%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.49%) MS Access
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 30 (38.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Consultant
2 9 (11.69%) Analyst
3 8 (10.39%) GIS Analyst
3 8 (10.39%) GIS Technician
4 7 (9.09%) GIS Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Data Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Performance Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Radio Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) RAN Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) RAN Performance Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) RF Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) ArcObjects
2 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (68.83%) GIS
2 11 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.90%) iPad
5 3 (3.90%) iPhone
5 3 (3.90%) User Experience
6 2 (2.60%) LLPG
6 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.30%) Economics
7 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Statistics
7 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
2 12 (15.58%) Data Analysis
3 11 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 11 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.39%) Validation
5 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.39%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.09%) ITIL
7 6 (7.79%) Resource Management
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (6.49%) Data Management
8 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.19%) eTOM
9 4 (5.19%) Network Design
9 4 (5.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
2 9 (11.69%) MapBasic
3 7 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 7 (9.09%) VBA
4 6 (7.79%) Python
5 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.30%) R
7 1 (1.30%) Pascal
7 1 (1.30%) Fortran
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (3.90%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.90%) CCNA
2 3 (3.90%) MCSE
2 3 (3.90%) MCP
3 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) BS7666
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) XenApp
1 3 (3.90%) XenDesktop
1 3 (3.90%) Terminal Server
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) NSN NetAct
1 3 (3.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Netcool
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.99%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 9 (11.69%) Google
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle
4 6 (7.79%) Actix
5 5 (6.49%) ESRI
5 5 (6.49%) Ericsson
5 5 (6.49%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.19%) Adobe
6 4 (5.19%) Nortel
6 4 (5.19%) Huawei
7 3 (3.90%) MobileIron
7 3 (3.90%) Wyse
7 3 (3.90%) VMware
7 3 (3.90%) Autodesk
7 3 (3.90%) Citrix
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco
7 3 (3.90%) Remedy
7 3 (3.90%) Sophos
8 2 (2.60%) Nokia