The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.94% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £10.50 £15.31
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -31.41%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38 50 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.90% 23.58% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 15
Average daily rate £400 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £515 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP