The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 28 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% 1.08% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -15.62%
GIS
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.65% 22.58% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 23
Average daily rate £375 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £281 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) MapBasic
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) MapBasic
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle