The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 31 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.78% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.90% 2.08% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £263 £395 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.54% +46.29%
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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 48 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.37% 18.32% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 41
Median daily rate £355 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

GIS
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

GIS
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

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Southampton region with a requirement for GIS.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Stata
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) STL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) QGIS
1 1 (33.33%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) NuGet
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
1 1 (33.33%) GIS Manager
1 1 (33.33%) GIS Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Spatial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) SignalR
1 1 (33.33%) STL
1 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin