The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had GIS Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIS Analyst
Rank 644 651 618
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Analyst 13 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.017% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.018% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 10
Median daily rate £413 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £176 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £424 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £12.65 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.41% -48.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £12.00 £17.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £17.50 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.65 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+5.41% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1691 2060 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

GIS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured GIS Analyst in the job title.

GIS Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GIS Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GIS Analyst within the UK.

GIS Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GIS Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

GIS Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GIS Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GIS Analyst within the UK.

GIS Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GIS Analyst
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland +16 7 £363 +202.08%
England +25 6 £444 +6.92%
Edinburgh +19 4 £363 +202.08%
West Midlands - 3 £475 -
Warwickshire - 2 £475 -
St Andrews - 2 - -
Fife - 2 - -
South East +14 1 - -
London -7 1 £260 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -

GIS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, GIS Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring GIS Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) GIS
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) BDD
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) ESRI
4 5 (20.83%) JIRA
5 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) ArcGIS
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) User Stories
6 3 (12.50%) Spatial Data
6 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) ISEB
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 3 (12.50%) QA
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping

GIS Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) GIS
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) Spatial Data
3 2 (8.33%) MS Access
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) SCADA
1 2 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) LLPG
2 1 (4.17%) NLPG
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) BDD
1 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) User Stories
3 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (12.50%) ETL
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) BS7666
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) ESRI
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Mapinfo
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) TOWER Software