The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
28 14 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 23.14% 12.07% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 28
Average daily rate £313 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £260 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £400 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £13.36
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 - £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 - £16.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.69 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -35.67%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA