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 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIS Developer
Rank 589 597 564
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -33
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Developer 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.004% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
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£340 £403 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.52% +34.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £403 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £403 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £403 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.52% +34.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51861 49855 45545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.57% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32669 30609 26369
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1945 1977 2127
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -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 June 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 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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
Wales +2 6 £280 -30.43%
England -8 3 £450 -
South Wales 0 2 - -
Aberystwyth - 2 £280 -
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Ceredigion - 2 £280 -
Mid Wales - 2 £280 -
Cardiff +6 1 - -
South West - 1 £450 -
London - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £238 -

GIS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 31 (100.00%) GIS
2 23 (74.19%) ESRI
3 22 (70.97%) ArcGIS
4 10 (32.26%) .NET
4 10 (32.26%) Oracle
5 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (29.03%) Python
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
7 7 (22.58%) ArcSDE
8 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (19.35%) C#
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.13%) HTML
9 5 (16.13%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) TDD
9 5 (16.13%) ArcObjects
9 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Open Source
10 4 (12.90%) Java EE
10 4 (12.90%) Ajax
10 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (12.90%) Mapinfo
10 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
10 4 (12.90%) CSS
10 4 (12.90%) XML
10 4 (12.90%) Linux
10 4 (12.90%) JBoss
11 3 (9.68%) RUP

GIS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 22 (70.97%) ArcGIS
2 7 (22.58%) ArcSDE
3 4 (12.90%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.45%) nginx
4 2 (6.45%) Node.js
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) ArcObjects
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) Ajax
3 4 (12.90%) Java EE
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) PostGIS
5 2 (6.45%) Leaflet
5 2 (6.45%) Dojo
5 2 (6.45%) XSLT
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) JSF
5 2 (6.45%) JSP
5 2 (6.45%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) KML
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) GIS
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) TDD
2 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.90%) Open Source
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) Data Management
4 3 (9.68%) RUP
4 3 (9.68%) DSDM
5 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) User Stories
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
1 9 (29.03%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) ESRI
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Mapinfo
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
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