The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services 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 Mapinfo over the 3 months to 22 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Mapinfo Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mapinfo
Rank 232 224 238
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 18 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.33% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £245 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £250 £265
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £130.00 - £25.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4503 4218 4666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.21% 49.11% 49.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2357 2127 2040
Average daily rate £360 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 246 306
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Mapinfo
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mapinfo Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mapinfo Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mapinfo
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mapinfo
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 Mapinfo within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire -4 3 - -
Hampshire - - - -
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England

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo.

1 20 (86.96%) LTE
2 17 (73.91%) Telecoms
3 16 (69.57%) 3G
4 14 (60.87%) GIS
5 13 (56.52%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) Performance Improvement
8 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 6 (26.09%) GSM
9 6 (26.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 5 (21.74%) 2G
10 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
10 5 (21.74%) MS Access
10 5 (21.74%) 4G
11 4 (17.39%) GPRS
11 4 (17.39%) UMTS
11 4 (17.39%) MS Office
12 3 (13.04%) Oracle
12 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
12 3 (13.04%) WCDMA
12 3 (13.04%) HSDPA
12 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (13.04%) Huawei
12 3 (13.04%) Degree
12 3 (13.04%) HSUPA
12 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (13.04%) NSN NetAct
12 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (8.70%) Coaching

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) LTE
2 16 (69.57%) 3G
3 13 (56.52%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (26.09%) GSM
5 5 (21.74%) 2G
5 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
5 5 (21.74%) 4G
6 4 (17.39%) GPRS
6 4 (17.39%) UMTS
7 3 (13.04%) WCDMA
7 3 (13.04%) HSDPA
7 3 (13.04%) HSUPA
8 1 (4.35%) Intranet
8 1 (4.35%) Internet
8 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.35%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (73.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Junior
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) GIS Technician
3 1 (4.35%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Radio Network Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) GIS Officer
3 1 (4.35%) Databuild Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Transmission Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Transmission Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) GIS
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Coaching
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Network Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Cartography
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VBA
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) HNC
2 1 (4.35%) HND
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (8.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
2 3 (13.04%) Huawei
3 2 (8.70%) Actix
3 2 (8.70%) Greenplum
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.35%) Nokia
4 1 (4.35%) NEC
4 1 (4.35%) Google