The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 49 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing GIS 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.47% 0.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.83% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £435 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +33.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.25 £12.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-14.58% -67.56%
GIS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
103 154 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.31% 27.16% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 82 111
Median daily rate £350 £400 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £291 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £25.58 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.64 £40.35 £35.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

GIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chelmsford - 1 £338 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
GIS
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for GIS.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
3 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
3 4 (36.36%) Dell
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Publishing
6 1 (9.09%) Handset
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) EDIFACT
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (9.09%) SAP ALE
6 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (9.09%) EDI
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (9.09%) Gentran
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WebEx
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) GIS Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) GIS Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Security Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) EDI
1 1 (9.09%) EDIFACT
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
1 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
2 1 (9.09%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) B2B
2 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (9.09%) Order to Cash
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
1 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) SAP