Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 17 February 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 132 142
Rank change year-on-year +44 +10 -4
Contract jobs citing GIS 11 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.40% 0.84% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
East Midlands median daily rate £419 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.00% - -
England median daily rate £426 £494 £488
% change year-on-year -13.72% +1.28% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% +27.27%
England median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% -16.22% +94.74%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 324 598 603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.69% 24.62% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 420 372
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £275 £292 £270
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £488 £475
% change year-on-year - +2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -50.00% +89.47%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.75 £13.78
90th Percentile £29.60 £46.40 £58.56
England median hourly rate £31.25 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% +1.45% +26.03%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +16 9 £419 - 2
Northamptonshire +33 1 - -
Derbyshire +7 1 - - 2
GIS
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for GIS.

1 9 (81.82%) ESRI
1 9 (81.82%) ArcGIS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
2 8 (72.73%) Grunt
2 8 (72.73%) TypeScript
2 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
2 8 (72.73%) gulp
2 8 (72.73%) Geospatial Data
2 8 (72.73%) npm
3 6 (54.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) React
5 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 1 (9.09%) Magik
6 1 (9.09%) Smallworld

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (81.82%) ArcGIS
2 1 (9.09%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Geospatial Data
1 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Grunt
1 8 (72.73%) gulp
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) GIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 1 (9.09%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) GIS Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) React
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) TypeScript
2 1 (9.09%) Magik
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) ESRI
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle