The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIS 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.28% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £406 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-54.76% +55.55%

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
156 173 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.66% 29.83% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 117 107
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £228 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

GIS
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

GIS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Newport - 7 £450 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £400 -
GIS
Wales

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for GIS.

1 9 (52.94%) ArcGIS
2 7 (41.18%) ESRI
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) QGIS
5 4 (23.53%) Mapinfo
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
5 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) SAP
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.76%) Middleware
7 2 (11.76%) OpenText
7 2 (11.76%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Android
7 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
7 2 (11.76%) ArcSDE

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (52.94%) ArcGIS
2 2 (11.76%) ArcSDE
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.88%) GeoServer
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) QGIS
2 2 (11.76%) Spatial Data
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) GIS Technician
2 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) GIS Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Architect
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) GIS Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) GIS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) PhoneGap
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) Android Development
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Spatial Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) R
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) ESRI
2 4 (23.53%) Mapinfo
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) OpenText
4 2 (11.76%) Xamarin
5 1 (5.88%) HP
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