The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 16 30
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 9.86% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 29.17% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £450 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +400.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-29.62% -10.00%
GIS
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 30.77% 33.80% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 16
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £312 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Taunton