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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 226 212 207
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing GIS 32 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.19% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.69% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £306 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £281 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £331 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £359
% change year-on-year
- -5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £90.00 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+462.50% -28.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £17.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+117.64% -46.87%
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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
2857 2307 1971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.05% 27.03% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1229 902
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 133 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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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 24 December 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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Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

GIS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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 +14 19 £500 +48.14% 1
Surrey -2 4 £525 -
West Sussex -7 3 £344 - 2
Kent 0 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -17 1 - - 2
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (25.00%) .NET
2 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.43%) SQL
4 17 (20.24%) Degree
5 16 (19.05%) TDD
5 16 (19.05%) ArcGIS
6 15 (17.86%) Telecoms
6 15 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (17.86%) Data Management
7 14 (16.67%) Mapinfo
7 14 (16.67%) Java
7 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 12 (14.29%) C#
8 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 12 (14.29%) 3G
8 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 12 (14.29%) LTE
9 11 (13.10%) Scrum
9 11 (13.10%) MVC
10 10 (11.90%) Project Management
10 10 (11.90%) Performance Improvement
11 9 (10.71%) Radio Access Network
11 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
11 9 (10.71%) Oracle
11 9 (10.71%) ESRI
12 8 (9.52%) Asset Management
12 8 (9.52%) Tomcat
12 8 (9.52%) Cartography
12 8 (9.52%) Node.js
12 8 (9.52%) REST

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (19.05%) ArcGIS
2 8 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.52%) Node.js
3 4 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) ArcInfo
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) MS Project
2 1 (1.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.19%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) 3G
1 12 (14.29%) LTE
2 9 (10.71%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.57%) 4G
3 3 (3.57%) 3GPP
4 2 (2.38%) VPN
4 2 (2.38%) MPLS
4 2 (2.38%) OSPF
4 2 (2.38%) BGP
4 2 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.33%) MS Access
3 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.95%) Data Mining
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.14%) Subversion
3 4 (4.76%) JIRA
3 4 (4.76%) Selenium
3 4 (4.76%) JUnit
3 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.76%) LoadRunner
3 4 (4.76%) JMeter
3 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 15 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) Finance
4 3 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
5 1 (1.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Developer
2 16 (19.05%) GIS Developer
3 12 (14.29%) Consultant
4 11 (13.10%) Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) GIS Technician
6 7 (8.33%) Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Support Technician
7 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.57%) GIS Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Agile C# Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Systems Architect
10 2 (2.38%) Trainer
10 2 (2.38%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (9.52%) REST
3 7 (8.33%) WCF
3 7 (8.33%) jQuery
3 7 (8.33%) SOAP
3 7 (8.33%) PostGIS
4 6 (7.14%) HTML
4 6 (7.14%) CSS
4 6 (7.14%) HTML5
5 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.95%) Web Services
5 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.95%) Backbone.js
5 5 (5.95%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (4.76%) Ajax
6 4 (4.76%) RESTful
6 4 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (3.57%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.57%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.14%) Statistics
3 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) Open Source
3 3 (3.57%) User Experience
4 2 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.19%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.19%) PDA
5 1 (1.19%) PMI
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) SUSE
2 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.05%) TDD
3 15 (17.86%) Data Management
4 11 (13.10%) MVC
4 11 (13.10%) Scrum
5 10 (11.90%) Project Management
5 10 (11.90%) Performance Improvement
6 8 (9.52%) Cartography
6 8 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (8.33%) Process Architecture
7 7 (8.33%) People Management
8 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.95%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (5.95%) OO
9 5 (5.95%) ETL
9 5 (5.95%) BDD
10 4 (4.76%) Workflow
10 4 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) SQL
2 14 (16.67%) Java
2 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.29%) C#
4 7 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.57%) Python
6 3 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) ISEB
3 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.19%) HNC
4 1 (1.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Mapinfo
2 9 (10.71%) ESRI
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (3.57%) SAP
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco
5 2 (2.38%) BT
5 2 (2.38%) VMware
6 1 (1.19%) Google
6 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.19%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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