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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / Midlands
Rank 20 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.86% 0.77% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 5.56% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £19.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-51.28% -47.29%

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
23 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.83% 13.85% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 9
Median daily rate £475 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £253 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

GIS
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

GIS
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

GIS
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

GIS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com

GIS
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) SAP