The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 25 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 Yorkshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 106 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing GIS 5 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.094% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.42% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -42.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.76% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £9.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+72.97% -42.18%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
526 477 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.74% 22.49% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 247 230
Average daily rate £338 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 22
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.48 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £40.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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England

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Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

GIS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

GIS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

GIS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
West Yorkshire +8 2 - - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) ArcGIS
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) EAM
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Toad
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) ESRI
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) HTTP
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (9.09%) CAD
5 1 (9.09%) VB

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (45.45%) ArcGIS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Smallworld
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Casewise Modeler
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) GIS Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Spatial Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Spatial Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior GIS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Sensing
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) EAM
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) SSADM
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) EAI
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Postgraduate
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) ESRI
2 1 (9.09%) Casewise