The median contractor rate for a GIS Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

GIS Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 609 614
Rank change year-on-year +27 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a GIS Analyst 6 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.022% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.023% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £475 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £244
% change year-on-year +18.75% +64.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40726 46972 48452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26580 31013 30938
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1241 1367 1887
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

GIS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured GIS Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for GIS Analyst in England

GIS Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS Analyst in England

GIS Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS Analyst in England

GIS Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 3 - -
South West - 2 £475 -
East of England - 1 - -
GIS Analyst
UK

GIS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, GIS Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring GIS Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) GIS
2 10 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 8 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (50.00%) Smallworld
3 8 (50.00%) EAM
3 8 (50.00%) Maximo
4 6 (37.50%) Spatial Data
5 4 (25.00%) ESRI
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) ArcGIS
6 3 (18.75%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (12.50%) Spatial Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Mapinfo
7 2 (12.50%) Magik
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Statistics
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) CMS
8 1 (6.25%) Publishing
8 1 (6.25%) Business Development
8 1 (6.25%) GISP
8 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Linked Data
8 1 (6.25%) QA

GIS Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (50.00%) Smallworld
2 3 (18.75%) ArcGIS
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) GIS
2 6 (37.50%) Spatial Data
3 3 (18.75%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 8 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 8 (50.00%) EAM
3 4 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Spatial Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Magik
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) ESRI
2 2 (12.50%) Mapinfo
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle