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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 539 554 521
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 42 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.024% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.052% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 1
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£260 £294 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.48% +36.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 - £215
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 - £11.00

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
23858 23073 21233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.42% 45.56% 46.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13643 12590 11164
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 968 990 1250
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

Mapinfo
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Mapinfo
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 41 £260 -11.48% 1
South East -13 12 £400 -
London -12 4 £275 -6.38%
Yorkshire - 3 £123 -
Leeds - 1 £123 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £123 -
Rochester - - - -
Kent - - - -
City of London - - - -
South West - - - -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mapinfo also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mapinfo.

1 47 (70.15%) GIS
2 30 (44.78%) Telecoms
3 23 (34.33%) 3G
3 23 (34.33%) LTE
4 19 (28.36%) Radio Access Network
5 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
6 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
6 14 (20.90%) Performance Improvement
7 12 (17.91%) ArcGIS
7 12 (17.91%) Google
7 12 (17.91%) Degree
8 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
8 11 (16.42%) MS Office
8 11 (16.42%) Project Management
9 10 (14.93%) 4G
9 10 (14.93%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 9 (13.43%) Data Structures
10 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.94%) GPRS
11 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
11 8 (11.94%) 2G
12 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
12 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (10.45%) SQL
12 7 (10.45%) ITIL
12 7 (10.45%) Oracle
12 7 (10.45%) AutoCAD
12 7 (10.45%) HSPA
13 6 (8.96%) Actix
13 6 (8.96%) Performance Management

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mapinfo also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mapinfo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.91%) ArcGIS
2 5 (7.46%) ArcSDE
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.49%) Smallworld
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.42%) MS Office
3 7 (10.45%) AutoCAD
4 6 (8.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.49%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) 3G
1 23 (34.33%) LTE
2 19 (28.36%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (14.93%) 4G
4 8 (11.94%) GPRS
4 8 (11.94%) 2G
5 7 (10.45%) HSPA
6 6 (8.96%) GSM
7 5 (7.46%) 3GPP
8 4 (5.97%) Internet
8 4 (5.97%) WCDMA
9 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.48%) VPN
9 3 (4.48%) UMTS
10 2 (2.99%) Broadband
10 2 (2.99%) GPON
10 2 (2.99%) VoLTE
11 1 (1.49%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.97%) MS Access
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 30 (44.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Consultant
2 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) GIS Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Performance Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) GIS Consultant
5 4 (5.97%) GIS Technician
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.97%) RAN Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) RAN Performance Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (2.99%) Administrator
7 2 (2.99%) Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) ArcObjects
2 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (70.15%) GIS
2 9 (13.43%) Data Structures
3 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) User Experience
5 3 (4.48%) iPhone
5 3 (4.48%) iPad
6 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.49%) Statistics
7 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.49%) LLPG
7 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Performance Improvement
2 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
2 11 (16.42%) Project Management
3 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.45%) ITIL
5 6 (8.96%) Performance Management
5 6 (8.96%) Resource Management
6 5 (7.46%) Data Management
6 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.97%) Service Management
7 4 (5.97%) Change Management
7 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.97%) Network Design
7 4 (5.97%) Network Planning
7 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) eTOM
7 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.97%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) MapBasic
3 5 (7.46%) Python
4 4 (5.97%) VBA
5 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.49%) R
6 1 (1.49%) VB6
6 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) VCP4
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.48%) MCSE
3 3 (4.48%) MCP
3 3 (4.48%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
4 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) HNC
5 1 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) XenApp
1 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
1 3 (4.48%) Terminal Server
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (4.48%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) Google
3 10 (14.93%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle
5 6 (8.96%) Actix
6 5 (7.46%) ESRI
6 5 (7.46%) Business Objects
6 5 (7.46%) Autodesk
7 4 (5.97%) Adobe
7 4 (5.97%) Nortel
7 4 (5.97%) Ericsson
7 4 (5.97%) Huawei
8 3 (4.48%) MobileIron
8 3 (4.48%) VMware
8 3 (4.48%) Wyse
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco
8 3 (4.48%) Nokia
8 3 (4.48%) Remedy
8 3 (4.48%) Sophos
8 3 (4.48%) Citrix
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