The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 122 112
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Contract jobs citing GIS 12 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.64% 0.18% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.41% 0.98% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Median daily rate £300 £290 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -15.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £290 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £394 £400
% change year-on-year -13.65% -1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.25 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -54.76% +55.55%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 352 407 380
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 18.90% 18.65% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 266 229
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.78% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £16.00 £21.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GIS in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Southampton - 4 £263 -
Basingstoke - 2 £413 -
Fareham - 2 £200 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £200 -
Romsey - 1 £380 -
Winchester - 1 £300 -
GIS
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 8 (38.10%) ArcGIS
2 7 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) QGIS
2 7 (33.33%) Spatial Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (28.57%) ESRI
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) SAS
4 5 (23.81%) Stata
4 5 (23.81%) R
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (14.29%) Mapinfo
6 3 (14.29%) QA
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Android
7 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
7 2 (9.52%) Task Parallel Library
7 2 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (9.52%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (38.10%) ArcGIS
2 5 (23.81%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Stata
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) QGIS
2 6 (28.57%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Spatial Data
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) NuGet
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Spatial Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) GIS Manager
3 4 (19.05%) GIS Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 4 (19.05%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) GIS Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Lead
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) GIS Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) GIS Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) GIS Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate GIS Technician
6 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
1 2 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
1 2 (9.52%) LINQ
1 2 (9.52%) PostGIS
1 2 (9.52%) SignalR
1 2 (9.52%) STL
1 2 (9.52%) Task Parallel Library
1 2 (9.52%) WCF
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) OpenLayers
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Spatial Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) CAFM
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Facilities Management
5 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Statistics
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Use Case
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) R
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (9.52%) Postgraduate
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) ESRI
2 3 (14.29%) Mapinfo
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Xamarin