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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 246 229 209
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 8 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.024% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.052% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
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£400 - £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £485 £245
% change year-on-year
-25.25% +97.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
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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
4423 3880 3684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.90% 46.05% 48.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2305 1928 1730
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 226 316
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mapinfo across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Mapinfo Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2015. 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
Berkshire +7 8 £400 -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
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England

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) Telecoms
2 19 (73.08%) LTE
3 18 (69.23%) GIS
4 16 (61.54%) 3G
5 14 (53.85%) Radio Access Network
6 10 (38.46%) Performance Improvement
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle
9 6 (23.08%) GSM
9 6 (23.08%) 3GPP
10 5 (19.23%) 4G
10 5 (19.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 5 (19.23%) ArcGIS
11 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) ArcSDE
11 4 (15.38%) Degree
11 4 (15.38%) ArcObjects
11 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (15.38%) NSN NetAct
11 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (15.38%) Python
11 4 (15.38%) MS Office
11 4 (15.38%) ESRI
11 4 (15.38%) Project Management
12 3 (11.54%) HSDPA
12 3 (11.54%) 2G
12 3 (11.54%) Finance
12 3 (11.54%) MS Access
12 3 (11.54%) Business Objects

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 5 (19.23%) ArcGIS
2 4 (15.38%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
3 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) LTE
2 16 (61.54%) 3G
3 14 (53.85%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (23.08%) GSM
4 6 (23.08%) 3GPP
5 5 (19.23%) 4G
6 3 (11.54%) HSDPA
6 3 (11.54%) 2G
6 3 (11.54%) GPRS
6 3 (11.54%) UMTS
6 3 (11.54%) WCDMA
6 3 (11.54%) HSUPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MS Access
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 21 (80.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Databuild Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) GIS
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Coaching
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) HNC
2 1 (3.85%) HND
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (7.69%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 4 (15.38%) ESRI
4 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
5 2 (7.69%) Huawei
5 2 (7.69%) Greenplum
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Nokia
6 1 (3.85%) Actix
6 1 (3.85%) Google