Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 166 189
Rank change year-on-year -29 +23 +24
Contract jobs citing GIS 8 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 1.90% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 8
East of England median daily rate - £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.21% +14.71%
England median daily rate £415 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
East of England median hourly rate - - £14.25
England median hourly rate £16.50 £9.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year +73.68% -30.91% -16.67%

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 of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 987 1103 1292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.32% 23.01% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 680 729
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £283 £233 £225
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 52
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.82 £31.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.88% +15.93% +11.44%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.70 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £46.00 £47.43
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.39% +15.01%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Bedfordshire -6 6 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -21 2 - - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for GIS.

1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) SVG
1 3 (37.50%) EDRMS
1 3 (37.50%) ESRI
1 3 (37.50%) Capita
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
1 3 (37.50%) Leaflet
1 3 (37.50%) React
1 3 (37.50%) webpack
1 3 (37.50%) ES6
1 3 (37.50%) Babel
1 3 (37.50%) Electron Framework
1 3 (37.50%) Mapbox
1 3 (37.50%) Redux
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Smallworld
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (12.50%) Smallworld
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Babel
1 3 (37.50%) webpack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Military
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) GIS Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) GIS Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Electron Framework
1 3 (37.50%) Leaflet
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
1 3 (37.50%) React
1 3 (37.50%) Redux
1 3 (37.50%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
1 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
1 1 (12.50%) System Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) ES6
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Capita
1 3 (37.50%) ESRI
1 3 (37.50%) Mapbox
2 1 (12.50%) Becrypt
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 1 (12.50%) Lumension
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware