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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mapinfo
Rank 643 574 590
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +16
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 13 53 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.097% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.053% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 8
Median daily rate £275 £275 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £242 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £390 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £269 £260
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 -

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
24345 24412 23555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.87% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15017 14127 13357
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 1126 1043
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 May 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 19 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 27 May 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 -61 13 £275 +2.32%
London -11 6 £525 +10.52%
East Midlands +14 3 £275 -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire +9 1 £130 -50.47%
Northamptonshire +4 1 £275 -
Leeds 0 1 £130 -50.47%
West Yorkshire 0 1 £130 -50.47%
Reading -7 1 - -
North West -13 1 £275 +5.76%
Berkshire -21 1 - -
North East -45 1 £275 -21.42%
South East -45 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £275 -
Preston - 1 £275 -
Northampton - 1 £275 -
Hackney - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £275 -
Lancashire - 1 £275 -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (60.00%) GIS
2 16 (35.56%) LTE
3 14 (31.11%) NSN NetAct
4 13 (28.89%) Telecoms
5 12 (26.67%) ArcGIS
5 12 (26.67%) Ericsson
6 11 (24.44%) 3G
6 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 11 (24.44%) Analytics
7 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 10 (22.22%) GSM
7 10 (22.22%) UMTS
8 9 (20.00%) SAS
8 9 (20.00%) Linux
8 9 (20.00%) 2G
8 9 (20.00%) Finance
8 9 (20.00%) Degree
9 8 (17.78%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (17.78%) Hadoop
9 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
9 8 (17.78%) jQuery
9 8 (17.78%) SAS Certification
9 8 (17.78%) SPSS
9 8 (17.78%) Python
9 8 (17.78%) CSS
9 8 (17.78%) Windows
9 8 (17.78%) HTML
9 8 (17.78%) Java
9 8 (17.78%) JavaScript

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 12 (26.67%) ArcGIS
2 9 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (17.78%) SPSS
3 3 (6.67%) MS Office
4 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) LTE
2 11 (24.44%) 3G
3 10 (22.22%) GSM
3 10 (22.22%) UMTS
4 9 (20.00%) 2G
5 8 (17.78%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (17.78%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (11.11%) RNC
7 4 (8.89%) 4G
7 4 (8.89%) ATM
7 4 (8.89%) SDH
8 3 (6.67%) BGP
8 3 (6.67%) IPv4
8 3 (6.67%) MegaStream
8 3 (6.67%) MPLS
8 3 (6.67%) VoLTE
8 3 (6.67%) VPN
9 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.22%) GPRS
9 1 (2.22%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) GIS
2 8 (17.78%) Big Data
2 8 (17.78%) Hadoop
3 7 (15.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (6.67%) QGIS
5 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.22%) MS Access
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (28.89%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) German Language
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Optimisation Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) 3G Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) LTE Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Senior 3G Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 4 (8.89%) GIS Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Telecoms Planner
5 3 (6.67%) Transmission Planner
6 2 (4.44%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Business Systems Manager
6 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Databuild Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Developer
6 2 (4.44%) GIS Developer
6 2 (4.44%) GIS Officer
6 2 (4.44%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) CSS
1 8 (17.78%) HTML
1 8 (17.78%) jQuery
2 7 (15.56%) HTML5
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 4 (8.89%) Statistics
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.22%) Economics
6 1 (2.22%) FMCG
6 1 (2.22%) LLPG
6 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Analytics
2 7 (15.56%) Project Management
3 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 5 (11.11%) Change Control
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) Network Planning
7 2 (4.44%) Network Design
7 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.22%) Benchmarking
8 1 (2.22%) Business Development
8 1 (2.22%) Cluster Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (2.22%) Fault Management
8 1 (2.22%) Information Management
8 1 (2.22%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (2.22%) Market Research
8 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) VB
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) MapBasic
4 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.44%) VB6
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) R
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) SAS Certification
3 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) BS7666
2 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (2.22%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (2.22%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Ericsson
2 8 (17.78%) IBM
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.33%) Actix
4 6 (13.33%) Amdocs
4 6 (13.33%) Huawei
4 6 (13.33%) Nokia
5 4 (8.89%) ESRI
6 3 (6.67%) BT
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 3 (6.67%) Remedy
6 3 (6.67%) Tellabs
6 3 (6.67%) Virgin Media
7 2 (4.44%) iManage
7 2 (4.44%) Nokia Networks
8 1 (2.22%) Anite
8 1 (2.22%) ION Trading
8 1 (2.22%) Nortel