The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 88 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.24% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.86% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £353 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.96% -3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £9.25
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +72.97%
GIS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
436 350 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.96% 27.49% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 185 187
Average daily rate £375 £372 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £201 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.67 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.12%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 2 £500 -
GIS
South East

GIS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (50.00%) Intergraph
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Technician
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (50.00%) Intergraph
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft