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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mapinfo
UK
Rank 587 600 597
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 8 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.036% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.083% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Median daily rate £350 £270 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £290 £400
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £15.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -

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
20350 21582 22699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.46% 43.26% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12452 12661 13331
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 764 863 1010
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 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 9 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 17 January 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 +4 7 £350 +29.62% 2
South East +11 4 £500 +72.41% 2
London +7 3 £125 -21.87%
West Sussex - 2 £500 -
Worthing - 2 £500 -
Surrey +15 1 - -
Berkshire -1 1 - -
Guildford -4 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 17 (62.96%) GIS
2 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (25.93%) Power BI
6 7 (25.93%) Spatial Analysis
6 7 (25.93%) 4G
6 7 (25.93%) 3G
6 7 (25.93%) Data Mining
6 7 (25.93%) VBA
6 7 (25.93%) 2G
6 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (25.93%) Clustering
6 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) ESRI
7 6 (22.22%) Virtual Team
7 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) MS Office
9 4 (14.81%) HND
9 4 (14.81%) ArcGIS
9 4 (14.81%) Smallworld
9 4 (14.81%) Cramer
9 4 (14.81%) Electronics
9 4 (14.81%) LTE
10 3 (11.11%) Performance Management

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 (14.81%) ArcGIS
1 4 (14.81%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) SPSS
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) 2G
1 7 (25.93%) 3G
1 7 (25.93%) 4G
2 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (14.81%) LTE
4 2 (7.41%) GSM
4 2 (7.41%) UMTS
4 2 (7.41%) WCDMA
5 1 (3.70%) ATM
5 1 (3.70%) GPRS
5 1 (3.70%) HSPA
5 1 (3.70%) UTRAN
5 1 (3.70%) VoLTE
5 1 (3.70%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) GIS
2 7 (25.93%) Data Mining
2 7 (25.93%) Power BI
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) QGIS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Electronics
4 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 2 (7.41%) Local Government
5 1 (3.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 7 (25.93%) Business Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Business Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) RAN Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Telecoms Planner
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Information Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Radio Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) 4G Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.70%) Ericsson Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Radio Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (3.70%) UTRAN Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Clustering
3 6 (22.22%) Virtual Team
4 2 (7.41%) SCADA
4 2 (7.41%) Statistics
5 1 (3.70%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Neural Network
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Spatial Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Radio Network Optimisation
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (3.70%) ANOVA
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Random Forest
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) VBA
3 2 (7.41%) R
4 1 (3.70%) MapBasic
4 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) HND
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (3.70%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) ESRI
3 4 (14.81%) Cramer
4 3 (11.11%) Huawei
5 2 (7.41%) Alteryx
5 2 (7.41%) Cognos
5 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Tableau
6 1 (3.70%) Actix
6 1 (3.70%) Amdocs
6 1 (3.70%) Greenplum
6 1 (3.70%) Minitab
6 1 (3.70%) Nokia
6 1 (3.70%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (3.70%) RapidMiner