Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 55 60
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 -
Contract jobs citing GIS 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.87% 0.79% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 4.76% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £300 -
East of England median daily rate - £350 £500
% change year-on-year - -30.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £52.50
East of England median hourly rate - £17.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year - +19.30% -31.33%

GIS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 126 105 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.37% 16.59% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 72 78
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £328 £229 £221
90th Percentile £639 £588 £600
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.00 £31.76
% change year-on-year -18.06% +13.35% +11.44%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GIS in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Bedfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 - - 1
Bedford 0 2 - -
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East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) SVG
1 3 (50.00%) EDRMS
1 3 (50.00%) ESRI
1 3 (50.00%) Capita
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
1 3 (50.00%) Leaflet
1 3 (50.00%) React
1 3 (50.00%) webpack
1 3 (50.00%) ES6
1 3 (50.00%) Babel
1 3 (50.00%) Electron Framework
1 3 (50.00%) Mapbox
1 3 (50.00%) Redux

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Babel
1 3 (50.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) GIS Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) GIS Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Electron Framework
1 3 (50.00%) Leaflet
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
1 3 (50.00%) React
1 3 (50.00%) Redux
1 3 (50.00%) SVG
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) ES6
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Capita
1 3 (50.00%) ESRI
1 3 (50.00%) Mapbox