The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / North East
Rank 79 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -15
Contract jobs citing GIS 12 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.33% 1.56% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.59% 6.54% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 4
Median daily rate £340 £510 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £20.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-54.76% +55.55%

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
182 214 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.20% 23.80% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 130 86
Median daily rate £385 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £9.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

GIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

GIS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -13 9 £340 -33.33%
Durham - 3 £320 -
GIS
England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 North East region with a requirement for GIS.

1 8 (53.33%) SignalR
2 7 (46.67%) GeoServer
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) SOA
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Maximo
4 5 (33.33%) ERP
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Java EE
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Utilities
5 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
5 4 (26.67%) Sass
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) OpenLayers
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) Node.js

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) GeoServer
2 3 (20.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Maximo
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Angular Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (26.67%) HTML Developer
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Programme Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Report Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) SignalR
2 5 (33.33%) Java EE
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) Node.js
3 4 (26.67%) OpenLayers
3 4 (26.67%) Sass
3 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
2 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) ERP
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft