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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIS Developer
Rank 596 599 606
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Developer 47 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.020% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.021% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £375 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £420 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 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
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 31 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
Scotland - 42 £375 - 1
Edinburgh - 40 £375 - 1
England -3 13 £313 -34.21% 4
North West - 9 £250 -
Manchester - 8 - -
South West -7 2 £319 -29.16% 3
East Midlands - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £375 -
Cheshire - 1 £250 -
Chester - 1 £250 -
Swindon - 1 £313 - 2
Bristol - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - 1 £313 - 2

GIS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 84 (100.00%) GIS
2 70 (83.33%) Java
3 68 (80.95%) GeoServer
4 66 (78.57%) JavaScript
5 65 (77.38%) Python
5 65 (77.38%) Open Source
6 64 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (72.62%) PostGIS
8 56 (66.67%) OpenLayers
9 54 (64.29%) AngularJS
10 47 (55.95%) REST
10 47 (55.95%) Scrum
10 47 (55.95%) Web Services
11 45 (53.57%) ESRI
12 44 (52.38%) Leaflet
13 36 (42.86%) SDLC
13 36 (42.86%) JBehave
13 36 (42.86%) Gradle
13 36 (42.86%) Cucumber
13 36 (42.86%) NoSQL
13 36 (42.86%) Selenium
13 36 (42.86%) Maven
13 36 (42.86%) JIRA
14 29 (34.52%) TDD
14 29 (34.52%) QA
14 29 (34.52%) jQuery
15 26 (30.95%) Jenkins
16 25 (29.76%) .NET
17 24 (28.57%) BDD
18 20 (23.81%) User Experience

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 68 (80.95%) GeoServer
2 14 (16.67%) ArcGIS
3 7 (8.33%) Node.js
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) GIS
2 36 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 19 (22.62%) QGIS
4 7 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 36 (42.86%) Gradle
1 36 (42.86%) JBehave
1 36 (42.86%) JIRA
1 36 (42.86%) Maven
1 36 (42.86%) Selenium
2 26 (30.95%) Jenkins
3 14 (16.67%) Artifactory
4 7 (8.33%) Bower
4 7 (8.33%) DBeaver
4 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.33%) Hudson
4 7 (8.33%) Subversion
5 5 (5.95%) GitLab
General
1 8 (9.52%) Local Government
2 1 (1.19%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (72.62%) PostGIS
2 56 (66.67%) OpenLayers
3 54 (64.29%) AngularJS
4 47 (55.95%) REST
4 47 (55.95%) Web Services
5 44 (52.38%) Leaflet
6 29 (34.52%) jQuery
7 25 (29.76%) .NET
8 13 (15.48%) Dojo
9 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
9 9 (10.71%) HTML
10 7 (8.33%) Ajax
10 7 (8.33%) CSS
10 7 (8.33%) Flask
10 7 (8.33%) Sass
11 5 (5.95%) Backbone.js
11 5 (5.95%) Java EE
11 5 (5.95%) Spring
11 5 (5.95%) Spring Boot
12 2 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) User Experience
2 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) Photography
3 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.19%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (77.38%) Open Source
2 64 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (55.95%) Scrum
4 36 (42.86%) SDLC
5 29 (34.52%) TDD
6 24 (28.57%) BDD
7 17 (20.24%) Microservices
8 15 (17.86%) Web Development
9 13 (15.48%) Data Analysis
10 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.33%) Kanban
11 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
11 7 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (7.14%) Change Management
12 6 (7.14%) MVC
13 5 (5.95%) OOD
14 2 (2.38%) ETL
14 2 (2.38%) Matrix Management
14 2 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
14 2 (2.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 70 (83.33%) Java
2 66 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 65 (77.38%) Python
4 14 (16.67%) SQL
5 13 (15.48%) C#
6 7 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
6 7 (8.33%) Perl
6 7 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.38%) VB
7 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (34.52%) QA
2 12 (14.29%) WCAG
3 1 (1.19%) BS7666
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 45 (53.57%) ESRI
2 7 (8.33%) VMware
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.19%) Google
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle
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