Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 August 2020 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 257 283
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 18 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London - 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.80% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £550 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.57% +22.67%
London median daily rate £413 £550 £540
% change year-on-year -25.00% +1.85% +33.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
London median hourly rate £41.00 £18.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year +117.22% -37.08% -14.29%

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 Central London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 672 2,247 2,388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 25.75% 26.98% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 1,797 1,885
Median daily rate £518 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.09% -4.32%
10th Percentile £21.50 £20.00 £19.50
90th Percentile £39.25 £58.63 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +27.27% +1.25%

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Central London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GIS in Central London.

Daily rate trend for GIS in Central London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing GIS in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for GIS in Central London