The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.69% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -7.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
85 86 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 29.31% 29.15% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 50 40
Average daily rate £225 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £178 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.83 £44.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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Top 3 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) GIS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing