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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 25 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing GIS 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.31% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.16% 2.33% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £10.50 £15.41
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -31.84%
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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
74 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 35.41% 28.10% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 15
Average daily rate £385 £510 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.50% +16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) ESRI
3 6 (66.67%) ArcGIS
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Data Management
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
5 3 (33.33%) TIBCO Hawk
5 3 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) Dojo
6 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) VBA
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) ArcGIS
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSDE
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) Dojo
2 1 (11.11%) ArcObjects
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) ESRI
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo