The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Remote Sensing in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Remote Sensing over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Remote Sensing
Rank 625 642 637
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing Remote Sensing 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.018% 0.016% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £415 £213 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.29% -43.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £150 £375
% change year-on-year
+176.66% -60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £8.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16378 18591 18264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.64% 33.46% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10569 11683 11567
Median daily rate £430 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 797 773
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

Remote Sensing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Remote Sensing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Remote Sensing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Remote Sensing
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Remote Sensing within the UK.

Remote Sensing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Remote Sensing
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Remote Sensing within the UK.

Remote Sensing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Remote Sensing
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Remote Sensing within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
Scotland +16 1 £450 +200.00%
England +11 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £450 -

Remote Sensing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Remote Sensing 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 Remote Sensing.

1 7 (100.00%) GIS
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Ontologies
3 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
3 5 (71.43%) Spatial Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) Deep Learning
4 4 (57.14%) Kibana
4 4 (57.14%) TensorFlow
4 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
4 4 (57.14%) Facebook
4 4 (57.14%) Semantic Web
4 4 (57.14%) Image Processing
4 4 (57.14%) Vaadin
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 4 (57.14%) RDF
4 4 (57.14%) Neural Network
4 4 (57.14%) Google
4 4 (57.14%) Statistics
4 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (57.14%) Django
4 4 (57.14%) GWT
4 4 (57.14%) JavaFX
5 3 (42.86%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) QGIS
6 2 (28.57%) Degree

Remote Sensing
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 2 (28.57%) ArcGIS
2 1 (14.29%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) GIS
2 2 (28.57%) QGIS
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Spatial Data
General
1 2 (28.57%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Developer
2 1 (14.29%) GIS Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Django
1 4 (57.14%) GWT
1 4 (57.14%) JavaFX
1 4 (57.14%) TensorFlow
1 4 (57.14%) Vaadin
2 2 (28.57%) PostGIS
3 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Ontologies
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Neural Network
2 4 (57.14%) Semantic Web
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Spatial Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Deep Learning
2 4 (57.14%) Image Processing
2 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
2 4 (57.14%) RDF
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Computational Linguistics
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Sentiment Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) BS7666
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Facebook
1 4 (57.14%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) i2
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft