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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mapinfo
Rank 632 637 604
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 6 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.022% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.026% 0.051% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £438 £278 £197
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.65% +40.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £268 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £288 £259
UK excluding London median daily rate - £278 £236
% change year-on-year
- +17.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.12 £25.00 £15.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.52% +61.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.12 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
-31.52% -

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
23219 23388 25202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.61% 42.76% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14200 13712 14855
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 883 974 1212
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 6 December 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 10 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 6 December 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 +4 6 £438 +57.65% 1
South East +11 3 - -
Berkshire +9 2 - -
London -3 2 £438 -
Surrey +15 1 - -
Newbury +11 1 - -
Guildford -6 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 17 (56.67%) GIS
2 16 (53.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 10 (33.33%) 3G
5 9 (30.00%) 2G
5 9 (30.00%) LTE
5 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (26.67%) Spatial Analysis
6 8 (26.67%) 4G
6 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
7 7 (23.33%) VBA
7 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (23.33%) Clustering
7 7 (23.33%) Power BI
7 7 (23.33%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (20.00%) Virtual Team
8 6 (20.00%) Statistics
8 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 6 (20.00%) Electronics
8 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (20.00%) MS Office
8 6 (20.00%) GSM
9 5 (16.67%) UMTS
9 5 (16.67%) WCDMA
9 5 (16.67%) HND
9 5 (16.67%) Ericsson

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 4 (13.33%) ArcGIS
1 4 (13.33%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) SPSS
4 1 (3.33%) AutoCAD
4 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) 3G
2 9 (30.00%) 2G
2 9 (30.00%) LTE
3 8 (26.67%) 4G
4 7 (23.33%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (20.00%) GSM
6 5 (16.67%) UMTS
6 5 (16.67%) WCDMA
7 3 (10.00%) XCAP
8 1 (3.33%) ATM
8 1 (3.33%) GPRS
8 1 (3.33%) HSPA
8 1 (3.33%) UTRAN
8 1 (3.33%) VoLTE
8 1 (3.33%) Wireless
8 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) GIS
2 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
2 7 (23.33%) Power BI
3 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) QGIS
General
1 16 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.00%) Electronics
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Local Government
4 1 (3.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 7 (23.33%) Business Manager
1 7 (23.33%) RAN Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Optimisation Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms Planner
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Radio Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Ericsson Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3G Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) GIS Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) RF Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Clustering
3 6 (20.00%) Statistics
3 6 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Spatial Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Network Design
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Network Planning
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Change Control
6 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (6.67%) Radio Network Optimisation
6 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) VBA
3 2 (6.67%) MapBasic
3 2 (6.67%) R
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) HND
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (6.67%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Cramer
2 5 (16.67%) Ericsson
2 5 (16.67%) ESRI
3 3 (10.00%) Actix
3 3 (10.00%) Huawei
4 2 (6.67%) Amdocs
4 2 (6.67%) Anite
4 2 (6.67%) Nokia
5 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
5 1 (3.33%) Greenplum
5 1 (3.33%) Minitab
5 1 (3.33%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (3.33%) RapidMiner
5 1 (3.33%) Tableau