The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Mapinfo Corporation.

Mapinfo
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 608 590
Rank change year-on-year +41 -18  
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 22 15 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.031% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.069% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 10
Median daily rate £488 £275 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.27% +7.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £150 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £375 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.00

Mapinfo is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18970 21682 22783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.95% 44.49% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11606 13612 13631
Median daily rate £427 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.43% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 721 1031
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Mapinfo
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Mapinfo as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Mapinfo in England

Mapinfo
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mapinfo in England

Mapinfo
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mapinfo in England

Mapinfo
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 Mapinfo within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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 +46 17 - - 1
London -10 3 £488 +225.00% 1
East of England - 1 - -
Mapinfo
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mapinfo 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 England region with a requirement for Mapinfo.

1 45 (90.00%) GIS
2 35 (70.00%) ArcGIS
3 29 (58.00%) Telecoms
4 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
5 24 (48.00%) QGIS
6 18 (36.00%) SQL
7 11 (22.00%) ESRI
8 7 (14.00%) Python
8 7 (14.00%) Data Management
8 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (14.00%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.00%) Coaching
9 6 (12.00%) Data Acquisition
9 6 (12.00%) QA
9 6 (12.00%) Open Source
10 5 (10.00%) Tableau
10 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.00%) Smallworld
10 5 (10.00%) Project Management
11 4 (8.00%) ETL
11 4 (8.00%) HTML
11 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) Finance
11 4 (8.00%) High Availability
11 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (8.00%) Alteryx
11 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
11 4 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
12 3 (6.00%) Spatial Analysis

Mapinfo
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 35 (70.00%) ArcGIS
2 5 (10.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) 2G
1 3 (6.00%) 3G
1 3 (6.00%) 4G
2 2 (4.00%) GPRS
2 2 (4.00%) HSPA
2 2 (4.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (2.00%) GSM
3 1 (2.00%) LTE
3 1 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.00%) UTRAN
3 1 (2.00%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (90.00%) GIS
2 24 (48.00%) QGIS
3 7 (14.00%) Geospatial Data
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.00%) MS Access
7 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.00%) Spatial Data
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 29 (58.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) French Language
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) GIS Technician
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Senior Technician
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) GIS Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Information Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Senior GIS Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms Planner
5 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Lead
6 2 (4.00%) Data Scientist
6 2 (4.00%) GIS Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Optimisation Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Radio Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.00%) GIS Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Insight Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Information Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (2.00%) HTML5
2 1 (2.00%) PostGIS
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Data Management
2 6 (12.00%) Coaching
2 6 (12.00%) Data Acquisition
2 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (12.00%) Open Source
3 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.00%) ETL
4 4 (8.00%) High Availability
5 3 (6.00%) Analytics
5 3 (6.00%) Spatial Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Statistics
6 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.00%) CAFM
6 2 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Facilities Management
6 2 (4.00%) Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) ESRI
3 5 (10.00%) Tableau
4 4 (8.00%) Alteryx
5 3 (6.00%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (4.00%) Ericsson
6 2 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (2.00%) Actix
7 1 (2.00%) Cognos
7 1 (2.00%) Google
7 1 (2.00%) Nokia
7 1 (2.00%) SAP