The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 107 98 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing GIS 9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.42% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 1.34% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
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£341 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.93% -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £10.50 £15.31
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -31.41%
GIS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
602 523 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.00% 27.97% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 304 215
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 45
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £25.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

GIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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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
Southampton - 4 £393 -
Fareham - - - - 1
Gosport - - - -
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (30.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (20.00%) Appium
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (30.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (20.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (20.00%) Appium
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) YAML
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) ESRI
2 1 (10.00%) VMware