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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 26 January 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.

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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 130 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.037% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.085% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £485 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £485 £245
% change year-on-year
-25.25% +97.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
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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
1466 1179 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.60% 43.33% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 566 576
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £145 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 76 110
Average hourly rate £18.13 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.38 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.38 £45.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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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 Mapinfo across the North West region.

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSDE
1 1 (100.00%) ArcObjects

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSDE
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI