The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 127 132 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing GIS 9 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% 2.65% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 14
Median daily rate £365 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £333 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £511 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -20.00%
GIS
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
622 718 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.20% 21.69% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 528 433
Median daily rate £370 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 7
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +107.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £78.27 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire - 7 £365 -
Dorset +3 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
GIS
England

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for GIS.

1 10 (62.50%) ESRI
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Statistics
3 4 (25.00%) Google
3 4 (25.00%) Neural Network
3 4 (25.00%) Ontologies
3 4 (25.00%) Django
3 4 (25.00%) GWT
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Remote Sensing
3 4 (25.00%) JavaFX
3 4 (25.00%) Semantic Web
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) RDF
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (25.00%) Vaadin
3 4 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (25.00%) Facebook
3 4 (25.00%) Deep Learning

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
1 3 (18.75%) Military
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) GIS Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Data Scientist
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) GIS Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) GIS Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) GIS Technician
5 1 (6.25%) GIS Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate GIS Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (25.00%) Django
1 4 (25.00%) GWT
1 4 (25.00%) JavaFX
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) TensorFlow
1 4 (25.00%) Vaadin
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Dojo
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Statistics
2 4 (25.00%) Neural Network
2 4 (25.00%) Ontologies
2 4 (25.00%) Remote Sensing
2 4 (25.00%) Semantic Web
2 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (18.75%) Applied Mathematics
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) Deep Learning
2 4 (25.00%) Image Processing
2 4 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) RDF
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Spatial Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) ESRI
2 4 (25.00%) Facebook
2 4 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) i2
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
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