The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 53 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIS 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% - 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.48% - 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £385 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -20.00%
GIS
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
146 249 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.04% 27.76% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 125 137
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+256.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GIS.

1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) ESRI
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) BDD
1 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
1 7 (63.64%) PostGIS
1 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
1 7 (63.64%) GeoServer
1 7 (63.64%) OpenLayers
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source Development
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) Gradle
2 5 (45.45%) Leaflet
2 5 (45.45%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) JBehave
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) QA
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) Spatial Data
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (63.64%) GeoServer
2 2 (18.18%) ArcGIS
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
2 4 (36.36%) Spatial Data
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
1 5 (45.45%) Gradle
1 5 (45.45%) JBehave
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Bower
2 2 (18.18%) DBeaver
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Hudson
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) GIS Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Angular Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
1 7 (63.64%) OpenLayers
1 7 (63.64%) PostGIS
2 5 (45.45%) Leaflet
2 5 (45.45%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Flask
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) BDD
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source Development
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) ESRI
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft