The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 205 220 191
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Contract jobs citing GIS 48 15 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.17% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 0.69% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 37
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £530 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £9.38 £10.18 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.86% -46.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2560 2166 2580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.49% 24.67% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1403 1132 1163
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 120 186
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -36.36%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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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

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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 15 September 2014.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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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

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +20 20 £375 -25.00% 1
West Sussex +11 11 £338 - 1
Surrey +9 6 £325 - 1
Hampshire -11 6 £315 -14.57% 4
Oxfordshire -8 3 £275 - 3
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (25.88%) Data Management
1 22 (25.88%) Degree
2 21 (24.71%) ArcGIS
3 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.35%) .NET
5 18 (21.18%) SQL
6 16 (18.82%) TDD
6 16 (18.82%) ESRI
6 16 (18.82%) Computer Science
7 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 14 (16.47%) Oracle
9 13 (15.29%) Java
9 13 (15.29%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (15.29%) Statistics
9 13 (15.29%) Data Analysis
10 12 (14.12%) Management Information System
10 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
11 11 (12.94%) Scrum
12 10 (11.76%) C#
13 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
13 9 (10.59%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (10.59%) Data Mining
13 9 (10.59%) ETL
13 9 (10.59%) SLA
13 9 (10.59%) Workflow
13 9 (10.59%) Subversion
13 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
14 8 (9.41%) BDD
14 8 (9.41%) MVC
14 8 (9.41%) OO

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (24.71%) ArcGIS
2 7 (8.24%) Node.js
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Spatial
3 5 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.71%) Confluence
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) ArcInfo
3 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.18%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) 3G
1 4 (4.71%) LTE
2 3 (3.53%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.18%) RTCP
3 1 (1.18%) RTP
3 1 (1.18%) 2G
3 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) Intranet
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (10.59%) Data Mining
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (4.71%) MS Access
6 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Subversion
1 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.06%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.06%) Selenium
2 6 (7.06%) JUnit
2 6 (7.06%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.71%) LoadRunner
3 4 (4.71%) JMeter
3 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.71%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) NUnit
5 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
1 4 (4.71%) Legal
2 2 (2.35%) Local Government
3 1 (1.18%) German Language
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Developer
2 18 (21.18%) Analyst
3 12 (14.12%) GIS Developer
4 8 (9.41%) GIS Technician
5 7 (8.24%) GIS Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Graduate
7 4 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (3.53%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Information Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Architect
9 2 (2.35%) GIS Consultant
9 2 (2.35%) Senior GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) .NET
2 7 (8.24%) HTML
2 7 (8.24%) Web Services
2 7 (8.24%) CSS
2 7 (8.24%) jQuery
3 6 (7.06%) WCF
3 6 (7.06%) HTML5
3 6 (7.06%) REST
3 6 (7.06%) SOAP
4 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (5.88%) RESTful
4 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (5.88%) ArcObjects
5 4 (4.71%) PostGIS
5 4 (4.71%) Ajax
5 4 (4.71%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.53%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (3.53%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.29%) Statistics
3 12 (14.12%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.24%) Open Source
5 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.35%) Human Factors
6 2 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.18%) LLPG
7 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.18%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) UNIX
1 2 (2.35%) Android
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Data Management
2 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.82%) TDD
4 13 (15.29%) Data Analysis
5 11 (12.94%) Scrum
6 9 (10.59%) Workflow
6 9 (10.59%) ETL
7 8 (9.41%) OO
7 8 (9.41%) MVC
7 8 (9.41%) BDD
8 7 (8.24%) Cartography
9 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.71%) Web Development
10 4 (4.71%) Data Validation
10 4 (4.71%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.71%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (4.71%) Validation
10 4 (4.71%) Project Management
11 3 (3.53%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) SQL
2 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.29%) Java
4 10 (11.76%) C#
5 6 (7.06%) Python
6 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.53%) PHP
9 2 (2.35%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) ISEB
4 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.18%) CCNP
5 1 (1.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) BS7666
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) ESRI
2 14 (16.47%) Oracle
3 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.06%) Mapinfo
5 2 (2.35%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (1.18%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 1 (1.18%) NEC
6 1 (1.18%) Ericsson
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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