The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £322
% change year-on-year
- +24.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.21% +43.75%
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South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
150 115 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.42% 18.34% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 81 45
Average daily rate £438 £410 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £163 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £530 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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Top 3 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) GIS Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) GIS Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate GIS Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo