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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
South West / Somerset
Rank - 38 34
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.03% 3.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.92% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 11
Median daily rate - £406 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-54.76% +55.55%

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
66 61 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 28.70% 20.89% 33.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 72
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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

GIS
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

GIS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) QGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Data

GIS
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 (100.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) QGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) GIS Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree