The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.12% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £9.25
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +67.56%
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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 Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
448 324 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.81% 31.12% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 201 114
Average daily rate £375 £336 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSDE
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (50.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Data Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) GIS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft