The table below looks at the statistics for the GIS Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIS Analyst
Rank 585 578 550
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Analyst 11 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.021% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.022% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Average daily rate
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£238 £363 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% +24.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £274 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £425 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £400 £291
% change year-on-year
-40.62% +37.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -

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
50265 49246 43135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.49% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31360 30460 24749
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1957 2018 2111
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

GIS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 June 2015.

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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 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
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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
England -16 8 £350 -3.44% 1
South West +7 2 - -
London +1 2 - -
South East -10 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £125 -
Edinburgh - 2 £125 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Milton Keynes +1 1 - -
Berkshire 0 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - -
Yorkshire -19 1 - -
North East - 1 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

GIS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited GIS Analyst in their job title 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 with GIS Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) GIS
2 13 (56.52%) ArcGIS
3 11 (47.83%) Data Management
4 9 (39.13%) ESRI
5 8 (34.78%) Python
5 8 (34.78%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) Mapinfo
7 5 (21.74%) CAD
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
10 2 (8.70%) AutoCAD
10 2 (8.70%) SQL
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle
10 2 (8.70%) MS Office
10 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) Line Management
11 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
11 1 (4.35%) Local Government
11 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
11 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
11 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
11 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
11 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (4.35%) 3D Modelling

GIS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited GIS Analyst in their job title 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 with GIS Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (56.52%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.35%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) AutoCAD
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
1 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) GIS
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Data Management
2 5 (21.74%) CAD
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.35%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Information Management
5 1 (4.35%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) ESRI
2 6 (26.09%) Mapinfo
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Intergraph