Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 106 126
Rank change year-on-year -19 +20 -3
Contract jobs citing GIS 7 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.39% 1.18% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £391 £95 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +311.84% -77.91% -
10th Percentile £138 £95 £392
90th Percentile £661 £309 £472
South East median daily rate £425 £374 £390
% change year-on-year +13.71% -4.17% +15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +257.14% +22.40%
South East median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £9.50

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 503 424 650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.24% 24.37% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 209 279
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £304 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £521 £513
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £26.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.30% +17.78% +9.76%
10th Percentile £14.30 £25.35 £14.00
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.45 £35.25
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.38% -3.64% +10.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GIS in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Buckinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Buckinghamshire 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
Aylesbury +6 5 £83 -13.16% 2
Milton Keynes -24 2 £700 +100.00%
GIS
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) ArcGIS
2 4 (57.14%) QGIS
2 4 (57.14%) Mapinfo
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Process Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Extranet
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) DSLAM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) COBIT
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DSLAM
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) QGIS
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) GIS Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) EAI Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Strategy Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) EJB
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) Document Management
1 1 (14.29%) DSDM
1 1 (14.29%) EAI
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Process Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Process Management
1 1 (14.29%) RUP
1 1 (14.29%) SSADM
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
1 1 (14.29%) UML
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Mapinfo
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle