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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mapinfo
UK
Rank 569 597 573
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 28 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.062% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 17
Median daily rate £293 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £160 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £270 £280
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
- +1.88%

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
19929 22519 23875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.51% 43.35% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12359 13462 13654
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 850 971
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 February 2017.

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 21 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 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 +19 23 £293 +17.00% 3
South East +18 11 £500 +94.55% 1
London +9 9 £209 -16.50%
Buckinghamshire -1 6 - -
Aylesbury - 5 - -
Wales - 5 - -
Newport - 5 - -
South Wales - 5 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £413 - 1
Worthing - 2 £500 -
Hampshire - 2 £413 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £500 -
North West +15 1 - -
Berkshire +7 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £260 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £260 -
Hatfield - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £260 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 27 (75.00%) GIS
2 21 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 14 (38.89%) SQL
5 14 (38.89%) ArcGIS
6 10 (27.78%) QGIS
7 9 (25.00%) ESRI
8 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.67%) 4G
9 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) 2G
9 6 (16.67%) 3G
10 5 (13.89%) Project Management
10 5 (13.89%) Data Mining
10 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.89%) MS Office
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.89%) Smallworld
10 5 (13.89%) Clustering
10 5 (13.89%) Tableau
10 5 (13.89%) Alteryx
10 5 (13.89%) Spatial Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
11 4 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (11.11%) High Availability
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 14 (38.89%) ArcGIS
2 5 (13.89%) Smallworld
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) SPSS
4 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) 2G
1 6 (16.67%) 3G
1 6 (16.67%) 4G
2 4 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (8.33%) GPRS
3 3 (8.33%) HSPA
3 3 (8.33%) VoLTE
4 2 (5.56%) LTE
5 1 (2.78%) ATM
5 1 (2.78%) GSM
5 1 (2.78%) UMTS
5 1 (2.78%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) GIS
2 10 (27.78%) QGIS
3 5 (13.89%) Data Mining
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (8.33%) Power BI
6 1 (2.78%) MS Access
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Billing
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) GIS Technician
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Information Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Telecoms Planner
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Radio Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Lead
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Report Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) Google Maps API
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.56%) SCADA
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.89%) Project Management
2 5 (13.89%) Spatial Analysis
2 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (11.11%) ETL
3 4 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (5.56%) Analytics
4 2 (5.56%) CAFM
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
4 2 (5.56%) Data Extraction
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Facilities Management
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.56%) Single Customer View
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) VBA
3 2 (5.56%) R
4 1 (2.78%) MapBasic
4 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) ESRI
3 5 (13.89%) Alteryx
3 5 (13.89%) Tableau
4 3 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 3 (8.33%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (5.56%) Cognos
5 2 (5.56%) Cramer
5 2 (5.56%) Huawei
5 2 (5.56%) Remedy
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.78%) Minitab
6 1 (2.78%) Nokia
6 1 (2.78%) RapidMiner