The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.40% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £395 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £322
% change year-on-year
- +24.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.21% +43.75%
GIS
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.73% 12.64% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 33
Average daily rate £413 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £11.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+291.30% -14.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
2 2 (50.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) GIS Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) GIS Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle