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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mapinfo
Rank 566 569 566
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 30 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.051% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.11% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 5
Average daily rate £250 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £102 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £403 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £400 £485
% change year-on-year
-32.50% -17.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -22.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Mapinfo
UK

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
20132 21592 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.66% 45.85% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 12738 11641
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 932 923
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +18 16 £250 -9.09% 1
South East +22 10 £257 -35.75%
North West -16 2 £285 -
South West - 1 - -
Mapinfo
UK

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (53.66%) GIS
2 17 (41.46%) 3G
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 15 (36.59%) Ericsson
4 15 (36.59%) 2G
5 14 (34.15%) NSN NetAct
6 13 (31.71%) LTE
6 13 (31.71%) RNC
6 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
6 13 (31.71%) Analytics
7 11 (26.83%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (26.83%) ArcGIS
7 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
7 11 (26.83%) SAS
8 9 (21.95%) Linux
8 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (19.51%) Degree
9 8 (19.51%) jQuery
9 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
9 8 (19.51%) Python
9 8 (19.51%) Windows
9 8 (19.51%) CSS
9 8 (19.51%) HTML
9 8 (19.51%) Java
9 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.51%) IBM
9 8 (19.51%) SAS Certification
9 8 (19.51%) SPSS
9 8 (19.51%) Big Data
9 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (26.83%) ArcGIS
1 11 (26.83%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (19.51%) SPSS
4 4 (9.76%) MS Office
5 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
6 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) 3G
2 15 (36.59%) 2G
3 13 (31.71%) LTE
3 13 (31.71%) RNC
4 11 (26.83%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (19.51%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (9.76%) 4G
6 4 (9.76%) GSM
7 3 (7.32%) UMTS
8 2 (4.88%) WCDMA
9 1 (2.44%) ATM
9 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.44%) GPRS
9 1 (2.44%) SDH
9 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.44%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) GIS
2 8 (19.51%) Big Data
2 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
3 7 (17.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (14.63%) MS Access
5 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.44%) QGIS
General
1 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Optimisation Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) RAN Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) 3G Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Databuild Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) LTE Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Senior 3G Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Technical Support
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms Planner
4 2 (4.88%) Commercial Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Design Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) GIS Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) GIS Officer
4 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) RNC/RAN Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Commercial Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) SPSS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) CSS
1 8 (19.51%) HTML
1 8 (19.51%) jQuery
2 7 (17.07%) HTML5
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
4 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.32%) Statistics
5 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.88%) FMCG
7 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.44%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Analytics
2 7 (17.07%) Network Planning
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) Cluster Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (7.32%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (7.32%) Line Management
5 3 (7.32%) Market Research
5 3 (7.32%) Network Design
5 3 (7.32%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.88%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.51%) Python
3 7 (17.07%) MapBasic
4 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.32%) VBA
5 1 (2.44%) R
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
1 8 (19.51%) SAS Certification
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) HNC
3 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) BS7666
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (2.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Ericsson
2 8 (19.51%) IBM
3 7 (17.07%) Huawei
3 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.63%) Actix
4 6 (14.63%) Nokia
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle
6 4 (9.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 4 (9.76%) Nortel
7 3 (7.32%) ESRI
8 2 (4.88%) Amdocs
9 1 (2.44%) Anite
9 1 (2.44%) ComArch
9 1 (2.44%) ION Trading
9 1 (2.44%) Remedy