The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 131 126 115
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing GIS 11 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.079% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.65% 0.31% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £269 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £322
% change year-on-year
- +24.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £9.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.21% +43.75%
GIS
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
665 652 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.84% 25.72% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 437 373
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 £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 11
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £16.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

GIS
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 Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

GIS
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
West Yorkshire -2 8 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £188 -
GIS
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (52.63%) Oracle
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
4 6 (31.58%) ArcGIS
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
5 5 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (26.32%) CSS3
5 5 (26.32%) Tableau
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) D3.js
6 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
6 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
6 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
6 4 (21.05%) VBA
6 4 (21.05%) SAP
6 4 (21.05%) MS Access
6 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
7 3 (15.79%) Unix
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (31.58%) ArcGIS
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (5.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Extranet
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
2 4 (21.05%) MS Access
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Data Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Report Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Unix DBA
5 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS3
2 5 (26.32%) D3.js
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
3 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) CRUD
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) VBA
4 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Tableau
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft