The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had GIS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIS Developer
Rank 612 615 609
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Developer 35 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.038% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.040% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Median daily rate £313 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £398 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -

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
52732 52894 51448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.87% 94.71% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34355 32133 31426
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 2114 2112
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

GIS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 4 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

GIS Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

GIS Developer
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +9 23 £425 - 2
Scotland +6 23 £425 - 2
England -17 20 £263 -40.00% 4
North West +11 16 £263 -33.96%
Cheshire -6 8 £263 -33.96%
Manchester - 8 - -
Chester - 4 £250 -
Berkshire +6 2 £381 -
South East -10 2 £381 -
South West 0 1 - -
London -12 1 - - 2
Somerset - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -

GIS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, GIS Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 65 (100.00%) GIS
2 54 (83.08%) Open Source
3 52 (80.00%) Java
4 48 (73.85%) AngularJS
4 48 (73.85%) GeoServer
5 47 (72.31%) Python
6 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
7 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (63.08%) PostGIS
9 36 (55.38%) OpenLayers
10 34 (52.31%) REST
10 34 (52.31%) Web Services
11 29 (44.62%) Leaflet
12 28 (43.08%) ESRI
13 26 (40.00%) NoSQL
13 26 (40.00%) SDLC
14 24 (36.92%) Gradle
14 24 (36.92%) Cucumber
14 24 (36.92%) JBehave
14 24 (36.92%) QA
14 24 (36.92%) jQuery
14 24 (36.92%) .NET
14 24 (36.92%) Maven
14 24 (36.92%) JIRA
14 24 (36.92%) Selenium
15 23 (35.38%) Scrum
16 19 (29.23%) ArcGIS
17 16 (24.62%) TDD
18 15 (23.08%) Data Analysis
18 15 (23.08%) Dojo

GIS Developer 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 48 (73.85%) GeoServer
2 19 (29.23%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (100.00%) GIS
2 26 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (20.00%) QGIS
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (36.92%) Cucumber
1 24 (36.92%) Gradle
1 24 (36.92%) JBehave
1 24 (36.92%) JIRA
1 24 (36.92%) Maven
1 24 (36.92%) Selenium
2 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) GitLab
4 2 (3.08%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.31%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (73.85%) AngularJS
2 41 (63.08%) PostGIS
3 36 (55.38%) OpenLayers
4 34 (52.31%) REST
4 34 (52.31%) Web Services
5 29 (44.62%) Leaflet
6 24 (36.92%) .NET
6 24 (36.92%) jQuery
7 15 (23.08%) Dojo
8 7 (10.77%) Ajax
8 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
9 5 (7.69%) Backbone.js
9 5 (7.69%) Spring
9 5 (7.69%) Spring Boot
10 4 (6.15%) HTML
11 3 (4.62%) HTML5
12 2 (3.08%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (3.08%) CSS3
12 2 (3.08%) JSON
12 2 (3.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) User Experience
2 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) LLPG
4 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (83.08%) Open Source
2 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (40.00%) SDLC
4 23 (35.38%) Scrum
5 16 (24.62%) TDD
6 15 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 14 (21.54%) BDD
7 14 (21.54%) Microservices
8 10 (15.38%) Web Development
9 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.77%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (9.23%) Change Management
12 3 (4.62%) MVC
13 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.08%) Front End Development
13 2 (3.08%) Matrix Management
13 2 (3.08%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (3.08%) OOP
13 2 (3.08%) TOGAF
14 1 (1.54%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) Java
2 47 (72.31%) Python
3 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.46%) C#
5 10 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.92%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) WCAG
3 1 (1.54%) BS7666
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) ESRI
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Zend
4 1 (1.54%) Google
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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