The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leicestershire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 42 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing GIS 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.14% 1.38% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.80% 9.09% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £394 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £15.31 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-31.41% -23.45%
Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
69 33 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.71% 15.21% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 7
Average daily rate £265 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% +65.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £259 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £438 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £33.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +206.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.94 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
GIS
East Midlands

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NLPG
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) GIS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NLPG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle