The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 33 38
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 4.46% 3.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 13.16% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 12
Median daily rate - £413 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-32.14% -12.50%
GIS
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 114 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.03% 33.93% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 83 88
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for GIS.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) PostGIS
2 2 (66.67%) QGIS
3 1 (33.33%) GeoServer
3 1 (33.33%) Spatial Data
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) GitLab
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Spring

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Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (33.33%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) QGIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) JBehave
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (33.33%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) PostGIS
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker