The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 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.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.091% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -7.87% +17.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year - -34.48%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 254 337 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 23.24% 22.86% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 245 344
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.76% -8.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GIS.

1 9 (90.00%) ArcGIS
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) WAMP
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Laravel
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (10.00%) API Development
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) CAD

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (90.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) GIS Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) Laravel
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) WAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) API Development
1 1 (10.00%) CAD
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree