The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 22 June 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 / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 77
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21  
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.51% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.47% 2.07% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £414 £350
% change year-on-year -8.14% +18.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year - -34.48%  

GIS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 81 145 193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.80% 24.45% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 92 109
Median daily rate £350 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +13.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 - £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing GIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 1 - - 3
Huntingdon - 1 £380 -
GIS
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) D3.js
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Leaflet
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (25.00%) Predix
1 1 (25.00%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Graduate
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Support
1 1 (25.00%) Graduate
1 1 (25.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) D3.js
1 1 (25.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Leaflet
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) OpenLayers
1 1 (25.00%) Polymer
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (25.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OWASP
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) SAP