Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 20 January 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 West > Devon
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +61
Contract jobs citing GIS 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.99% 0.43% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.26% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Devon median daily rate £413 - -
South West median daily rate £419 £365 £425
% change year-on-year +14.73% -14.12% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -30.30%

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 Devon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 95 134 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 18.85% 28.88% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 100 148
Devon median daily rate £375 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.17% +1.15%
10th Percentile £205 £225 £271
90th Percentile £563 £500 £530
South West median daily rate £415 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +12.16% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +10.34% +9.43%
10th Percentile £28.50 £42.00 £41.75
90th Percentile £37.00 £50.16 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -25.00% -3.61% +36.07%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Devon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Exeter +10 5 £413 -
GIS
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for GIS.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow Management
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Code Optimisation
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Oozie
4 2 (40.00%) Azkaban
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Airflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Azkaban
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Scientific Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Code Optimisation
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oozie