The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 61 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing GIS 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.53% 0.52% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.85% 2.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £520 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £322
% change year-on-year
- +24.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.21% +43.75%
GIS
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
188 73 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.11% 18.86% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 57 56
Average daily rate £420 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £492 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.25 £99.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -86.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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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 Database & Business Intelligence 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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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 11 £520 -
GIS
North East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
1 7 (63.64%) D3.js
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) CSS3
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) ArcGIS
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 5 (45.45%) User Experience
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) VBA
4 3 (27.27%) MS Access
4 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
4 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
4 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
5 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (45.45%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
1 3 (27.27%) MS Access
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) D3.js
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS3
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
3 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle