The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 133 113 120
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing GIS 12 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.57% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.87% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
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£370 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £351 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.20% -12.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £9.25
% change year-on-year
- +56.75%
GIS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
987 910 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.78% 30.34% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 471 341
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £600 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 55 44
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -6 6 £475 +13.43% 1
Lancashire +8 4 £370 -26.00% 1
Manchester -8 2 - - 1
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) ArcGIS
2 7 (29.17%) Information Security
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) ESRI
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (16.67%) SIEM
5 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.67%) Finance
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Mapinfo
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) MS Office
6 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (12.50%) CCNP
6 3 (12.50%) CCNA
6 3 (12.50%) CISSP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
6 3 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
6 3 (12.50%) BusinessWorks

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) ArcGIS
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (4.17%) ArcSDE
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) SPSS
2 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Ingres
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) GIS Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Database Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) GIS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Spring
1 3 (12.50%) Dojo
2 2 (8.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (4.17%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Tandem
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Information Security
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Data Management
2 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) SIEM
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) CAD
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) MapBasic
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (12.50%) CISSP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CEH
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) ESRI
3 4 (16.67%) Mapinfo
4 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
5 2 (8.33%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.17%) Rapid7
6 1 (4.17%) Teradata
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) McAfee
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Sybase
6 1 (4.17%) SAP
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