The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had GIS Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIS Consultant
UK
Rank 578 608 610
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +2
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Consultant 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.020% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.021% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £325 £413 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £453 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £413 £397
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

GIS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GIS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GIS Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

GIS Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GIS Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GIS Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GIS Consultant
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
England +29 2 £300 -27.27% 2
London - 2 £300 -
Wales - 1 £350 -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -

GIS Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, GIS Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) GIS
2 2 (50.00%) ESRI
3 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) ArcSDE
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) GISP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

GIS Consultant 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 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSDE
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) GISP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP