The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / South East
Rank 177 208 228
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +20
Contract jobs citing GIS 50 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.53% 2.12% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 16
Median daily rate £275 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.81% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £329 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £19.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-51.89% +46.29%

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1416 1793 1712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.95% 20.65% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 1170 990
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 57 34
Median hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £60.62 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GIS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

GIS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +20 24 £475 +26.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 13 - - 3
Hampshire +14 8 £275 -30.37% 2
Surrey +13 5 £286 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £200 -
GIS
England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for GIS.

1 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.89%) MS Office
3 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
5 12 (13.79%) ArcGIS
5 12 (13.79%) Python
6 8 (9.20%) Maximo
6 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.20%) ESRI
6 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
6 8 (9.20%) QGIS
7 7 (8.05%) Spatial Data
7 7 (8.05%) Spatial Analysis
7 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
7 7 (8.05%) Degree
8 6 (6.90%) Scrum
8 6 (6.90%) Mapinfo
8 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
8 6 (6.90%) SQL
9 5 (5.75%) SAS
9 5 (5.75%) C#
9 5 (5.75%) HTML
9 5 (5.75%) Java
9 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.75%) .NET
9 5 (5.75%) Data Management
9 5 (5.75%) Stata
9 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
9 5 (5.75%) JPA
9 5 (5.75%) R

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (13.79%) ArcGIS
2 5 (5.75%) SAS
3 4 (4.60%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Spatial
3 4 (4.60%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.15%) Documentum
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (29.89%) MS Office
2 5 (5.75%) Stata
3 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) 2G
1 1 (1.15%) 3G
1 1 (1.15%) 4G
1 1 (1.15%) ATM
1 1 (1.15%) GPON
1 1 (1.15%) SDH
1 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) QGIS
2 7 (8.05%) Spatial Data
3 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.30%) Big Data
4 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.15%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.30%) MSTest
4 2 (2.30%) NuGet
4 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.15%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.15%) JIRA
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.15%) Mockito
5 1 (1.15%) Moq
5 1 (1.15%) NUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.60%) Publishing
3 3 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (45.98%) GIS Technician
2 23 (26.44%) Data Technician
3 18 (20.69%) Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) Data Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) GIS Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) GIS Data Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Spatial Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) GIS Manager
8 3 (3.45%) GIS Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Network Planner
9 2 (2.30%) GIS Architect
9 2 (2.30%) GIS Business Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) GIS Officer
9 2 (2.30%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) .NET
1 5 (5.75%) HTML
1 5 (5.75%) JPA
2 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
2 4 (4.60%) CSS
2 4 (4.60%) EJB
2 4 (4.60%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.60%) Java EE
2 4 (4.60%) jQuery
2 4 (4.60%) OpenLayers
2 4 (4.60%) Spring
2 4 (4.60%) Spring MVC
2 4 (4.60%) WCF
3 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.45%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.30%) Middleware
4 2 (2.30%) SOAP
4 2 (2.30%) STL
4 2 (2.30%) Web Services
4 2 (2.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Clustering
4 2 (2.30%) Statistics
4 2 (2.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.15%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Android
1 2 (2.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (8.05%) Spatial Analysis
3 6 (6.90%) Scrum
4 5 (5.75%) Data Management
5 4 (4.60%) Analytics
5 4 (4.60%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.60%) DevOps
5 4 (4.60%) EAM
5 4 (4.60%) MVC
5 4 (4.60%) TDD
5 4 (4.60%) User Stories
6 3 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (3.45%) Network Planning
6 3 (3.45%) Project Management
6 3 (3.45%) SOA
6 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.45%) UML
6 3 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 3 (3.45%) Use Case
7 2 (2.30%) Facilities Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) Python
2 6 (6.90%) SQL
3 5 (5.75%) C#
3 5 (5.75%) Java
3 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.75%) R
4 2 (2.30%) C++
4 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
1 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.15%) GISP
4 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) ESRI
3 6 (6.90%) Mapinfo
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle
5 2 (2.30%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.15%) Google
6 1 (1.15%) Luciad
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