The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mapinfo
Rank 567 551 547
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 27 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.037% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.079% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Average daily rate
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£307 £225 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.22% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £150 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £338 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £263 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - £24.00
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25064 24043 26887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.81% 47.03% 46.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13895 13049 13618
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1193 1390
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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

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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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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 -25 19 £373 +65.77% 2
South East -9 7 - - 1
London +20 4 £373 +126.06%
Yorkshire +3 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Sheffield - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 23 (47.92%) LTE
2 20 (41.67%) 3G
3 19 (39.58%) 2G
3 19 (39.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 17 (35.42%) GIS
5 16 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
6 15 (31.25%) NSN NetAct
7 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
8 13 (27.08%) SQL
8 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
8 13 (27.08%) Degree
9 11 (22.92%) MS Office
10 10 (20.83%) Network Planning
11 9 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
12 8 (16.67%) Oracle
12 8 (16.67%) GSM
13 6 (12.50%) Project Management
13 6 (12.50%) AutoCAD
13 6 (12.50%) Ericsson
13 6 (12.50%) MS Visio
13 6 (12.50%) Google
13 6 (12.50%) Huawei
13 6 (12.50%) Data Entry
13 6 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
14 5 (10.42%) Strategic Planning
14 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (10.42%) Performance Management
14 5 (10.42%) ESRI
14 5 (10.42%) UMTS

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (8.33%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS Office
3 6 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 6 (12.50%) AutoCAD
4 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 23 (47.92%) LTE
2 20 (41.67%) 3G
3 19 (39.58%) 2G
4 16 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (16.67%) GSM
6 5 (10.42%) UMTS
7 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 4 (8.33%) 4G
8 3 (6.25%) HSDPA
8 3 (6.25%) HSUPA
8 3 (6.25%) 3GPP
8 3 (6.25%) WCDMA
9 2 (4.17%) TETRA
9 2 (4.17%) RTCP
9 2 (4.17%) RTP
9 2 (4.17%) RFID
9 2 (4.17%) SMS
9 2 (4.17%) RNC
9 2 (4.17%) VLAN
10 1 (2.08%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.42%) MS Access
3 2 (4.17%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Dutch Language
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Databuild Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Radio Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Designer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Designer
7 2 (4.17%) Radio Network Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Circuiting Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Trainer
8 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Junior
8 1 (2.08%) Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) J2EE
1 2 (4.17%) JDBC
1 2 (4.17%) Flash
1 2 (4.17%) J2ME
1 2 (4.17%) WAP
1 2 (4.17%) SyncML
1 2 (4.17%) KML
2 1 (2.08%) Google Maps API
2 1 (2.08%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) GIS
2 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Informatics
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
1 2 (4.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Network Planning
2 9 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (12.50%) Data Entry
3 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 5 (10.42%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (10.42%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.33%) Network Design
5 4 (8.33%) Fault Management
5 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.25%) Workflow Management
6 3 (6.25%) Workflow
6 3 (6.25%) Validation
6 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.17%) Analytics
7 2 (4.17%) Campaign Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (4.17%) Customer Segmentation
7 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) MapBasic
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) HND
2 1 (2.08%) CCNP
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) JTAG
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) Ericsson
3 6 (12.50%) Google
3 6 (12.50%) Huawei
4 5 (10.42%) Nokia
4 5 (10.42%) ESRI
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.25%) NEC
6 2 (4.17%) Actix
6 2 (4.17%) NetCracker
6 2 (4.17%) Adobe
6 2 (4.17%) Nortel
6 2 (4.17%) BT
7 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.08%) Anite
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