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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mapinfo
Rank 570 551 554
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 30 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.045% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.096% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 8
Average daily rate
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£240 £190 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -30.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £140 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £340 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £208 £273
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -23.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £15.72 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.94 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £107.14 - £24.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.75 - £24.00

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
25763 25003 27340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.34% 46.85% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14425 13841 13899
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
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 1090 1121 1386
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 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
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 27 August 2014.

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Mapinfo
Top 9 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 27 August 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 -16 23 £249 +31.05% 1
South East -12 8 - - 1
London -2 6 £249 +50.90%
South West - 5 - -
Avon - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
Bristol - - - -

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (51.79%) LTE
2 25 (44.64%) 3G
3 24 (42.86%) 2G
4 21 (37.50%) GIS
4 21 (37.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 20 (35.71%) Telecoms
6 19 (33.93%) Radio Access Network
7 18 (32.14%) NSN NetAct
8 17 (30.36%) SQL
8 17 (30.36%) MS Office
8 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
9 13 (23.21%) GSM
10 11 (19.64%) Degree
10 11 (19.64%) Network Planning
10 11 (19.64%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
11 10 (17.86%) Oracle
12 9 (16.07%) UMTS
12 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
13 8 (14.29%) 4G
13 8 (14.29%) Huawei
14 7 (12.50%) MS Access
14 7 (12.50%) Ericsson
15 6 (10.71%) Nokia
15 6 (10.71%) AutoCAD
15 6 (10.71%) Project Management
15 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
15 6 (10.71%) Google
15 6 (10.71%) Data Entry
15 6 (10.71%) Spreadsheet

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (8.93%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) MS Office
1 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 6 (10.71%) AutoCAD
2 6 (10.71%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 29 (51.79%) LTE
2 25 (44.64%) 3G
3 24 (42.86%) 2G
4 19 (33.93%) Radio Access Network
5 13 (23.21%) GSM
6 9 (16.07%) UMTS
7 8 (14.29%) 4G
8 4 (7.14%) HSUPA
8 4 (7.14%) HSDPA
8 4 (7.14%) WCDMA
8 4 (7.14%) Ethernet
8 4 (7.14%) GPRS
8 4 (7.14%) 3GPP
9 2 (3.57%) SMS
9 2 (3.57%) TETRA
9 2 (3.57%) RNC
9 2 (3.57%) VLAN
9 2 (3.57%) RTCP
9 2 (3.57%) RTP
9 2 (3.57%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.50%) MS Access
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Databuild Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Radio Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Network Designer
6 3 (5.36%) Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Radio Network Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.57%) GIS Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Circuiting Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Network Optimisation Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Production Support Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Transmission Design Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) UMTS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) HTML
1 2 (3.57%) J2EE
1 2 (3.57%) JDBC
1 2 (3.57%) Flash
1 2 (3.57%) J2ME
1 2 (3.57%) WAP
1 2 (3.57%) SyncML
1 2 (3.57%) KML
2 1 (1.79%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.79%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) GIS
2 3 (5.36%) NLPG
3 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
1 2 (3.57%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Network Planning
1 11 (19.64%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (10.71%) Data Entry
2 6 (10.71%) Project Management
3 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
3 5 (8.93%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (8.93%) Performance Management
4 4 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (7.14%) Fault Management
4 4 (7.14%) Network Design
4 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.14%) Validation
5 3 (5.36%) Workflow
5 3 (5.36%) Workflow Management
6 2 (3.57%) E-business
6 2 (3.57%) Migration
6 2 (3.57%) ETL
6 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Cartography
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) VBA
2 2 (3.57%) Python
2 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) HND
2 1 (1.79%) CCNP
2 1 (1.79%) CCNA
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.79%) PMP
2 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) BS7666
2 2 (3.57%) JTAG
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (3.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.29%) Huawei
4 7 (12.50%) Ericsson
5 6 (10.71%) Nokia
5 6 (10.71%) Google
6 5 (8.93%) ESRI
7 3 (5.36%) Business Objects
7 3 (5.36%) NEC
8 2 (3.57%) NetCracker
8 2 (3.57%) Greenplum
8 2 (3.57%) Actix
8 2 (3.57%) Adobe
8 2 (3.57%) Nortel
8 2 (3.57%) BT
9 1 (1.79%) Anite