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 3 months to 23 April 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)
South West / Devon
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 32 34
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - 0.55% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.70% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -15.00% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -40.62% +23.07%  

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 Devon with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 53 37 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 17.61% 20.22% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 27
Median daily rate £325 £339 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.05% -15.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £363 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Devon region with a requirement for GIS.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (50.00%) TestRail

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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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (50.00%) TestRail
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA