The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 24 22
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.57% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.78% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.25 £12.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-14.58% -67.56%
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England

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.60% 20.57% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 10
Median daily rate £500 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence 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 22 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for GIS.

1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) HOOD
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) HOOD
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (50.00%) SAP