The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 93 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.33% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -15.62%
GIS
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
334 305 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.48% 26.78% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 218 171
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £535 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 Database & Business Intelligence 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 14 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP