The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank - 51 38
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.22% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.18% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £322
% change year-on-year
- +24.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.21% +43.75%
GIS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
95 85 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.59% 18.28% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 57 27
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £9.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% -60.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £9.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GIS across the West Sussex region.

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (50.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (50.00%) OCMJD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) OCMJD
1 1 (50.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (50.00%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sun