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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 113 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -3
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.072% 1.02% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 3.69% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £338 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +26.19%
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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
272 217 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.68% 27.78% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 151 92
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.47 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.49% +27.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

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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

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 North East region with a requirement for GIS.

1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
1 15 (83.33%) D3.js
1 15 (83.33%) Tableau
2 13 (72.22%) User Experience
2 13 (72.22%) HTML5
2 13 (72.22%) CSS3
2 13 (72.22%) ArcGIS
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (50.00%) Analytics
3 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
6 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint

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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 13 (72.22%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.56%) MS Access
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Designer
1 8 (44.44%) UX Designer
2 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Digital Designer
2 7 (38.89%) Digital UX Designer
3 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.56%) GIS Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
1 15 (83.33%) D3.js
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) CSS3
2 13 (72.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) User Experience
2 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) EAM
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Tableau
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft