The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIS Analyst
Rank 579 562 573
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Analyst 14 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.012% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.013% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £236 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £385 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £340
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.21 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £9.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 25 July 2014.

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 5 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 25 July 2014. 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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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
England -20 14 £300 -
London - 11 £300 -
South East -9 3 - -
City of London - 1 £360 -
Hampshire - - - -

GIS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) GIS
2 16 (57.14%) ArcGIS
3 10 (35.71%) ESRI
4 9 (32.14%) Data Management
4 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle
6 7 (25.00%) Statistics
7 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
8 5 (17.86%) C#
8 5 (17.86%) CAD
8 5 (17.86%) Intergraph
8 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) ArcObjects
10 3 (10.71%) Migration
10 3 (10.71%) AutoCAD
10 3 (10.71%) Python
11 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
11 2 (7.14%) MS Access
11 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
11 2 (7.14%) ETL
11 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (7.14%) Maximo
11 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (7.14%) Asset Management

GIS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 16 (57.14%) ArcGIS
2 2 (7.14%) ArcSDE
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) AutoCAD
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) MS Access
2 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ArcObjects
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) GIS
2 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 7 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.57%) NLPG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Data Management
2 5 (17.86%) CAD
3 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) MapBasic
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) ESRI
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) Intergraph
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Mapinfo