The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had GIS Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIS Technician
UK
Rank 550 611 613
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +2
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Technician 46 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.027% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 1
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.92%

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
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

GIS Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GIS Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GIS Technician
Daily Rate Trend

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

GIS Technician Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GIS Technician
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GIS Technician Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GIS Technician
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 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 +59 42 - - 3
South East +32 28 - -
Buckinghamshire +18 14 - -
Leeds - 13 - -
Yorkshire - 13 - -
West Yorkshire - 13 - -
Berkshire +20 12 - -
Reading +11 12 - -
Aylesbury -1 5 - -
Newport - 4 - - 1
Wales - 4 - - 1
South Wales - 4 - - 1
Havant - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
London - 1 - - 1

GIS Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, GIS Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) GIS
2 42 (55.26%) ArcGIS
3 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
4 27 (35.53%) Degree
5 25 (32.89%) MS Office
6 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
7 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (11.84%) QGIS
8 9 (11.84%) Mapinfo
8 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
9 6 (7.89%) ESRI
10 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (1.32%) Google
10 1 (1.32%) Smallworld
10 1 (1.32%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.32%) B2B
10 1 (1.32%) B2C
10 1 (1.32%) Python
10 1 (1.32%) HTML
10 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.32%) Spatial Data
10 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.32%) QA
10 1 (1.32%) Google Maps API
10 1 (1.32%) Remote Sensing
10 1 (1.32%) 3D Modelling
10 1 (1.32%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.32%) User Experience

GIS Technician 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 42 (55.26%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.32%) Smallworld
Applications
1 25 (32.89%) MS Office
2 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) GIS
2 9 (11.84%) QGIS
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) Spatial Data
General
1 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Google Maps API
1 1 (1.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (1.32%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (1.32%) B2B
1 1 (1.32%) B2C
1 1 (1.32%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.32%) Remote Sensing
1 1 (1.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) Mapinfo
3 6 (7.89%) ESRI
4 1 (1.32%) Google
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