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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 86 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing GIS 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.29% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.57% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£338 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £367
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -11.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 £26.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -39.65%
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
405 348 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.01% 27.02% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 179 134
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 39
Average hourly rate £31.75 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.78% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £11.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £40.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £17.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -10.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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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 27 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Camberley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Staines - - - -
GIS
South East

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 10 (76.92%) Data Management
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) ArcGIS
3 8 (61.54%) Cartography
4 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (53.85%) ArcInfo
4 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
4 7 (53.85%) MS Access
4 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) SPSS
6 1 (7.69%) ESRI
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (61.54%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) ArcInfo
2 1 (7.69%) SPSS
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
1 7 (53.85%) MS Access
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) GIS Technician
1 7 (53.85%) Support Technician
2 1 (7.69%) Programmer
2 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Junior
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Environment Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (7.69%) GIS Manager
2 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Data Management
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Cartography
3 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) ESRI