The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 17 December 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 39 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.81% 0.66% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 3.13% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£400 £485 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.52% +25.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £367
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -11.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £17.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+117.64% -47.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Miscellaneous Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 26.32% 21.19% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 15
Average daily rate £364 £311 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.94% -11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GIS across the Warrington region.

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 7 (87.50%) Data Modelling
1 7 (87.50%) ArcGIS
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) ESRI
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) ArcSDE
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) ArcGIS
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSDE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) GIS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) GIS Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) WCF
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ESRI
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
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