The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills 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 9 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 2.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Average daily rate - - £122
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -15.62%
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
145 99 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.51% 22.40% 35.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 42 130
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 13
Average hourly rate £56.00 £36.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

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 Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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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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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL