The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Mapinfo Corporation.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mapinfo
Rank 166 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.055% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.056% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £269 £260
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mapinfo
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1779 1656 1302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.46% 45.48% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1034 826 648
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 105 107
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Mapinfo
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Mapinfo as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Mapinfo Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mapinfo Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mapinfo
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Mapinfo
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lancashire - 1 £275 -
Mapinfo
England

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mapinfo 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 West region with a requirement for Mapinfo.

1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) UMTS
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 1 (33.33%) QGIS
2 1 (33.33%) Tellabs
2 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media
2 1 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) MegaStream
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) QGIS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) GIS Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) LLPG
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) BS7666
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Amdocs
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Tellabs
2 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media