The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 121 123 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.049% 0.14% 0.055%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.46% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +26.19%
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Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
424 651 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.97% 31.09% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 429 294
Median daily rate £398 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £16.09 £21.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.38% -27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £14.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £43.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

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Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence 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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (28.57%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (28.57%) NetApp
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (28.57%) SAP
6 2 (28.57%) Unix
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
7 1 (14.29%) VBA
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) EAM
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) MS Access

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Report Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) GIS Trainer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Trainer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Trainer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Trainer
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft