Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 132 97
Rank change year-on-year +19 -35 +27
Contract jobs citing GIS 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.18% 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.94% 1.19% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £391 £95
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.02% +311.84% -77.65%
South East median daily rate £506 £438 £373
% change year-on-year +15.71% +17.45% -6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
South East median hourly rate £16.13 £11.44 £9.50
% change year-on-year +40.95% +20.42% -

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 318 505 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.78% 21.25% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 207 201
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +5.07% -
10th Percentile £240 £302 £263
90th Percentile £575 £500 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.94% +6.19% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 £15.75 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.21% -40.57% +17.78%
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% +107.32% -22.64%

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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 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 11 December 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +21 2 £450 -35.71% 1
Aylesbury -1 1 £450 +445.45%
GIS
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) ESRI
2 2 (66.67%) ArcGIS
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSDE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) ArcObjects
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) iPaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

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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 2 (66.67%) ArcGIS
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSDE
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ArcObjects
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Application Rationalisation
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ESRI
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle