The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 22 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Mapinfo Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mapinfo
Rank 403 420 413
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.034% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£249 £132 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £208 £273
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -23.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.72 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.75 - £24.00
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11067 11686 11841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.58% 46.37% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6964 7523 7164
Average daily rate £425 £425 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 265 345
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.01 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Mapinfo
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mapinfo Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mapinfo Daily Rate Trend in London

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mapinfo across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Mapinfo Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mapinfo
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mapinfo
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 Mapinfo within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 - - - -
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England

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo.

1 16 (100.00%) GIS
2 9 (56.25%) MS Office
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Project Management
6 5 (31.25%) ESRI
6 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
6 5 (31.25%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (31.25%) Google
6 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
6 5 (31.25%) AutoCAD
6 5 (31.25%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (31.25%) Data Entry
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) NLPG
8 3 (18.75%) BS7666
8 3 (18.75%) Network Design
8 3 (18.75%) ArcGIS
9 2 (12.50%) KML
9 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (12.50%) JTAG
9 2 (12.50%) E-business
9 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
9 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
9 2 (12.50%) GSM
9 2 (12.50%) SMS
9 2 (12.50%) WAP
9 2 (12.50%) RTCP

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) ArcGIS
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
3 5 (31.25%) AutoCAD
3 5 (31.25%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) GSM
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
1 2 (12.50%) RTCP
1 2 (12.50%) RTP
1 2 (12.50%) RFID
2 1 (6.25%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 2 (12.50%) GIS Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) GIS Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Trainer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) GIS Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) KML
1 2 (12.50%) WAP
1 2 (12.50%) SyncML
1 2 (12.50%) J2ME
1 2 (12.50%) Flash
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (6.25%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) GIS
2 3 (18.75%) NLPG
3 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows CE
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (31.25%) Data Entry
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) E-business
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) CAD
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Network Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Cartography
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) HND
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) BS7666
2 2 (12.50%) JTAG
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) ESRI
2 5 (31.25%) Google
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe