The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 96 87 108
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Contract jobs citing GIS 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 2.29% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £475 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -16.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% -7.89%
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Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
459 350 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.80% 23.66% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 176 231
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 27
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £12.50 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £17.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.65 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -32.69%

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Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - - - - 2
GIS
Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) EAM
3 1 (16.67%) ESRI
3 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
3 1 (16.67%) Smallworld
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Learning

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (16.67%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) IT Trainer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) E-Learning
1 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
1 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) EAM
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) ESRI
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