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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £195 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -12.25% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -54.76% +55.55%  

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 84 109 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.56% 17.25% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 72 62
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

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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 29 March 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 - 2 £195 -
GIS
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (20.00%) D3.js
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) LESS
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Leaflet
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Polymer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Components
2 1 (20.00%) OpenLayers
2 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (20.00%) Predix

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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 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (20.00%) Predix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) GIS Graduate
1 1 (20.00%) GIS Support
1 1 (20.00%) Graduate
1 1 (20.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) D3.js
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Leaflet
1 1 (20.00%) LESS
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) OpenLayers
1 1 (20.00%) Polymer
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (20.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP