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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 107 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing GIS 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 0.057% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.62% 0.21% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £331
% change year-on-year
- +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
GIS
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
433 480 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.06% 27.41% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 341 254
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.38 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

GIS
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 Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GIS
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

GIS
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

GIS
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Castleford - 5 - -
Leeds -7 2 - -
GIS
Yorkshire

GIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) Migration
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) Asset Management
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (40.00%) Data Extraction
3 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (40.00%) MS Access
3 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (40.00%) MS Access
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Report Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) GIS Technician
5 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Data Extraction
2 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Migration
2 7 (70.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 2 (20.00%) SAP