The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wiltshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 57 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing GIS 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.59% 0.18% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 0.72% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£225 £283 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.35% -27.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £9.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+72.97% -42.18%
Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 138 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.99% 24.17% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 79 60
Average daily rate £350 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 12
Average hourly rate £30.63 £16.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.40% -57.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £13.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.60 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
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GIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

GIS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

GIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

GIS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Informatics
4 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0

GIS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
2 1 (14.29%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM