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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Remote Sensing over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Remote Sensing
Rank - 592 -
Contract jobs citing Remote Sensing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
16353 15933 15959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.27% 31.15% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10543 9918 9611
Average daily rate £425 £420 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 643 668 680
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.58 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Remote Sensing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Remote Sensing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Remote Sensing 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 Remote Sensing.

1 3 (100.00%) GIS
1 3 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Photography
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSDE
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Remote Sensing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Remote Sensing 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 Remote Sensing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSDE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) GIS Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) GIS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Photography
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle