The first table below looks at the demand for PostGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank - - 144
Contract jobs citing PostGIS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
786 570 872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.69% 24.73% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 351 509
Average daily rate £325 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 35
Average hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.67% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.35 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £45.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostGIS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PostGIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PostGIS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PostGIS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Avon - - - -
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England