The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 29 39
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.47% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.22% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £359
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £16.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+62.12% -49.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
282 45 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.19% 21.13% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 23 25
Average daily rate £443 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £229 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) JPA
1 5 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 5 (100.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (100.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) JPA
1 5 (100.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared