The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.90% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.66
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +5.07%
GIS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 119 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.27% 26.33% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 48 53
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 25
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £27.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -41.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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

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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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Chelmsford - - - -
GIS
East of England

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft