The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 28 July 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 London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 346 370 384
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Contract jobs citing GIS 53 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.53% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 24
Average daily rate
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£367 £525 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.19% +34.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £255 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.76% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £20.21 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £9.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+72.97% -42.18%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7227 7919 8181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.65% 32.65% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4852 5457 5531
Average daily rate £450 £462 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 172 204
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.59 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
GIS
England

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in London

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in London

GIS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in London

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in London

GIS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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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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
City of London +17 14 £400 -7.24% 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Coulsdon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
GIS
England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 34 (32.38%) SQL
2 30 (28.57%) Degree
3 29 (27.62%) Oracle
4 26 (24.76%) ArcGIS
5 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 22 (20.95%) ESRI
7 21 (20.00%) HTML
8 20 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 19 (18.10%) Open Source
10 18 (17.14%) .NET
10 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (16.19%) JavaScript
12 15 (14.29%) C#
12 15 (14.29%) CSS
13 14 (13.33%) Management Information System
13 14 (13.33%) XML
13 14 (13.33%) Java
13 14 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (13.33%) Mobile App
14 13 (12.38%) Apple iOS
14 13 (12.38%) Windows
15 12 (11.43%) Python
15 12 (11.43%) Mapinfo
15 12 (11.43%) HTML5
16 11 (10.48%) Relational Database
16 11 (10.48%) Project Management
16 11 (10.48%) OO
16 11 (10.48%) PL/SQL
16 11 (10.48%) Data Security
16 11 (10.48%) Security Testing

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 26 (24.76%) ArcGIS
2 10 (9.52%) ArcSDE
3 6 (5.71%) Smallworld
3 6 (5.71%) Apache
3 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.81%) Liferay
4 4 (3.81%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (2.86%) LiveLink
6 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.95%) Drupal
7 1 (0.95%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.95%) Gentran
Applications
1 20 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.57%) MS Office
2 9 (8.57%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (7.62%) AutoCAD
4 6 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.86%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.95%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) DNS
1 6 (5.71%) Network Security
2 4 (3.81%) SSL
2 4 (3.81%) RTCP
2 4 (3.81%) RTP
2 4 (3.81%) Firewall
3 2 (1.90%) RFID
3 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.90%) GSM
3 2 (1.90%) SMS
3 2 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.95%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.95%) WAN
4 1 (0.95%) FTP
4 1 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.95%) LAN
4 1 (0.95%) LDAP
4 1 (0.95%) Broadband
4 1 (0.95%) DMZ
4 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (10.48%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.52%) Big Data
5 9 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.71%) MS Access
7 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 7
8 4 (3.81%) JasperReports
8 4 (3.81%) MySQL
8 4 (3.81%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.86%) OLAP
9 3 (2.86%) QlikView
10 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.95%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.95%) EDMS
10 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.76%) Selenium
3 4 (3.81%) Maven
4 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.86%) Behat
5 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.95%) ERwin
General
1 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.76%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Local Government
4 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) Analyst
2 21 (20.00%) Developer
3 15 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Test Leader
4 8 (7.62%) Consultant
5 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.76%) Systems Developer
6 5 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 5 (4.76%) GIS Consultant
7 4 (3.81%) GIS Developer
7 4 (3.81%) Senior Systems Developer
7 4 (3.81%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.81%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.81%) Administrator
7 4 (3.81%) Technical Leader
8 3 (2.86%) Designer
8 3 (2.86%) Network Designer
8 3 (2.86%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.00%) HTML
2 18 (17.14%) .NET
3 15 (14.29%) CSS
4 14 (13.33%) XML
5 12 (11.43%) HTML5
6 10 (9.52%) jQuery
7 9 (8.57%) Ajax
8 8 (7.62%) JSON
8 8 (7.62%) J2EE
8 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET
8 8 (7.62%) CSS3
9 7 (6.67%) ArcObjects
9 7 (6.67%) Apache Flex
10 6 (5.71%) Silverlight
10 6 (5.71%) BlazeDS
10 6 (5.71%) Web Services
11 5 (4.76%) XML Schema
12 4 (3.81%) SyncML
12 4 (3.81%) Hibernate
12 4 (3.81%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Open Source
2 14 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.62%) Statistics
4 6 (5.71%) NHS
4 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.86%) Informatics
6 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.90%) Firmware
6 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.90%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.90%) iPhone
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.95%) SCADA
7 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.95%) Mashup
7 1 (0.95%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
1 13 (12.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.86%) Android
3 2 (1.90%) UNIX
3 2 (1.90%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.95%) AIX
4 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (10.48%) Data Security
2 11 (10.48%) OO
2 11 (10.48%) Project Management
2 11 (10.48%) Security Testing
3 8 (7.62%) UML
3 8 (7.62%) CAD
3 8 (7.62%) Migration
3 8 (7.62%) Data Management
3 8 (7.62%) Scrum
4 7 (6.67%) Workflow
4 7 (6.67%) Web Development
4 7 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
5 6 (5.71%) Information Management
5 6 (5.71%) Data Analysis
5 6 (5.71%) MVC
6 5 (4.76%) Information Security
6 5 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.38%) SQL
2 17 (16.19%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.29%) C#
4 14 (13.33%) Java
5 12 (11.43%) Python
6 11 (10.48%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.76%) Magik
8 4 (3.81%) PHP
9 2 (1.90%) C++
10 1 (0.95%) Perl
10 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.95%) JCL
10 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.95%) MapBasic
10 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
2 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) HND
4 1 (0.95%) PMP
4 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
1 2 (1.90%) JTAG
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 29 (27.62%) Oracle
2 22 (20.95%) ESRI
3 12 (11.43%) Mapinfo
4 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.67%) Adobe
6 6 (5.71%) Intergraph
6 6 (5.71%) Google
7 4 (3.81%) SAP
8 3 (2.86%) Varonis
8 3 (2.86%) Open Text
9 2 (1.90%) NetApp
9 2 (1.90%) Lumension
9 2 (1.90%) Cisco
9 2 (1.90%) Symantec
10 1 (0.95%) McAfee
10 1 (0.95%) Sun
10 1 (0.95%) Informatica
10 1 (0.95%) Northgate
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