The table below looks at the statistics for the GIS Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIS Developer
Rank 567 550 516
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -34
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Developer 16 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.006% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.007% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 11
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£375 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.25

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

GIS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GIS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GIS Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

GIS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GIS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

GIS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GIS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GIS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GIS Developer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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 -6 13 £400 - 3
Scotland -8 3 £105 -
South East - 3 - -
North West - 2 £400 -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
London - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Hampshire - - - -

GIS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited GIS Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) GIS
2 24 (53.33%) ArcGIS
3 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (40.00%) .NET
5 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
5 13 (28.89%) ESRI
5 13 (28.89%) Python
6 12 (26.67%) Oracle
6 12 (26.67%) C#
6 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (15.56%) Web Services
9 7 (15.56%) HTML
9 7 (15.56%) MVC
9 7 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (15.56%) WCF
10 6 (13.33%) REST
10 6 (13.33%) TDD
10 6 (13.33%) ArcSDE
10 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.33%) SOAP
10 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 5 (11.11%) CSS
12 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
12 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (8.89%) Scrum
12 4 (8.89%) Oracle Spatial
12 4 (8.89%) Web Development
12 4 (8.89%) ArcObjects

GIS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited GIS Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (53.33%) ArcGIS
2 6 (13.33%) ArcSDE
3 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.44%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 7 (15.56%) HTML
3 7 (15.56%) WCF
4 6 (13.33%) REST
4 6 (13.33%) SOAP
5 5 (11.11%) CSS
6 4 (8.89%) ArcObjects
6 4 (8.89%) jQuery
6 4 (8.89%) HTML5
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.67%) SignalR
7 3 (6.67%) Google Maps API
7 3 (6.67%) PostGIS
7 3 (6.67%) Ajax
8 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.22%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (2.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 45 (100.00%) GIS
2 4 (8.89%) Open Source
3 2 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.56%) MVC
3 6 (13.33%) TDD
3 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.89%) Scrum
4 4 (8.89%) Web Development
4 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.89%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) ETL
6 2 (4.44%) Data Management
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
6 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (4.44%) User Stories
7 1 (2.22%) BDD
7 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.89%) Python
3 12 (26.67%) C#
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
4 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.44%) VBA
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) ESRI
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Google
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
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