The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Mapinfo Corporation.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mapinfo
Rank 632 640 609
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 23 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.024% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.057% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 3
Median daily rate £306 £260 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.78% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £218 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £293 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £269 £260 £240
% change year-on-year
+3.36% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £72.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.43 £130.00
% change year-on-year
- -75.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24044 24752 26246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.80% 43.26% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14682 14636 14796
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1181
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Mapinfo
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mapinfo as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Mapinfo Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mapinfo Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Mapinfo Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mapinfo
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mapinfo
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
England +24 23 £306 +17.78% 2
London +5 14 £325 +18.18% 2
South East +15 6 - -
Berkshire +12 5 - -
Newbury - 5 - -
Surrey +7 1 - -
Guildford +1 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Solihull - 1 £250 -
Midlands - 1 £288 -
West Midlands - 1 £250 -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mapinfo also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mapinfo.

1 21 (55.26%) GIS
2 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
3 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (34.21%) LTE
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
6 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
7 10 (26.32%) GSM
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 10 (26.32%) 3G
7 10 (26.32%) 2G
7 10 (26.32%) Finance
7 10 (26.32%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (23.68%) 4G
8 9 (23.68%) NSN NetAct
8 9 (23.68%) Project Management
8 9 (23.68%) UMTS
8 9 (23.68%) Data Mining
8 9 (23.68%) Spatial Analysis
9 8 (21.05%) MS Office
10 7 (18.42%) Clustering
10 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (18.42%) VBA
10 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (18.42%) Ericsson
10 7 (18.42%) Power BI
10 7 (18.42%) Virtual Team
11 6 (15.79%) Electronics
11 6 (15.79%) Statistics
11 6 (15.79%) Nokia
11 6 (15.79%) ESRI

Mapinfo
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 5 (13.16%) ArcGIS
1 5 (13.16%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.05%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) LTE
2 10 (26.32%) 2G
2 10 (26.32%) 3G
2 10 (26.32%) GSM
2 10 (26.32%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (23.68%) 4G
3 9 (23.68%) UMTS
4 4 (10.53%) WCDMA
5 3 (7.89%) ATM
5 3 (7.89%) BGP
5 3 (7.89%) IPv4
5 3 (7.89%) MegaStream
5 3 (7.89%) MPLS
5 3 (7.89%) SDH
5 3 (7.89%) VoLTE
5 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) XCAP
6 1 (2.63%) UTRAN
6 1 (2.63%) Wireless
6 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) GIS
2 9 (23.68%) Data Mining
3 7 (18.42%) Power BI
4 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) QGIS
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Spatial Data
General
1 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 10 (26.32%) Finance
3 6 (15.79%) Electronics
4 2 (5.26%) Local Government
5 1 (2.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Business Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 7 (18.42%) RAN Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Business Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Telecoms Planner
5 4 (10.53%) Radio Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Optimisation Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Transmission Planner
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Ericsson Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) GIS Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Business Systems Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Clustering
2 7 (18.42%) Virtual Team
3 6 (15.79%) Statistics
4 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.63%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Project Management
1 9 (23.68%) Spatial Analysis
2 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Network Planning
5 3 (7.89%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Change Control
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Network Design
5 3 (7.89%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Benchmarking
6 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.63%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) VBA
3 3 (7.89%) VB
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) MapBasic
4 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.26%) VB6
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) HND
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) BS7666
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (5.26%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Ericsson
3 6 (15.79%) ESRI
3 6 (15.79%) Nokia
4 5 (13.16%) Cramer
4 5 (13.16%) Huawei
5 3 (7.89%) Actix
5 3 (7.89%) Amdocs
5 3 (7.89%) BT
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) Remedy
5 3 (7.89%) Tellabs
5 3 (7.89%) Virgin Media
6 2 (5.26%) Anite
7 1 (2.63%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.63%) iManage
7 1 (2.63%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (2.63%) RapidMiner
7 1 (2.63%) Samsung
7 1 (2.63%) Tableau