Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Geospatial Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Geospatial Data over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 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 (Geospatial Data)
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 584 588 583
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 -14
Contract jobs citing Geospatial Data 34 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.072% 0.029% 0.027%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 4
London median daily rate £563 £205 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +174.39% -47.94% +16.67%
10th Percentile £425 £93 £255
90th Percentile £674 £339 £501
England median daily rate £525 £290 £338
% change year-on-year +81.03% -14.07% -15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £22.50 - £13.50
10th Percentile £22.25 - £13.25
90th Percentile £22.75 - £13.75
England median hourly rate £19.34 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -38.11% +48.81% -10.64%

Geospatial Data 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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11,020 9,917 10,454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.47% 24.00% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,377 7,071 7,549
London median daily rate £500 £475 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +6.00%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £313
90th Percentile £660 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 45 61
London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00% -10.34%
10th Percentile £17.48 £15.25 £16.00
90th Percentile £43.84 £58.50 £100.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +32.08% -1.85% -5.89%

Geospatial Data
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Geospatial Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Geospatial Data in London

Geospatial Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Geospatial Data in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Geospatial Data in London

Geospatial Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Geospatial Data in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Geospatial Data in London

Geospatial Data
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Geospatial Data in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Geospatial Data in London

Geospatial Data
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Geospatial Data within the London region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
Central London - 3 £630 - 2
Geospatial Data
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Geospatial Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Geospatial Data.

1 19 (55.88%) Python
1 19 (55.88%) Data Science
2 15 (44.12%) Apache Spark
3 14 (41.18%) PhD
4 13 (38.24%) Machine Learning
5 12 (35.29%) Algorithms
5 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (32.35%) Retail
6 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (32.35%) R
7 10 (29.41%) GIS
8 9 (26.47%) PySpark
9 8 (23.53%) Theano
9 8 (23.53%) TensorFlow
9 8 (23.53%) Keras
9 8 (23.53%) Neural Network
9 8 (23.53%) SQL
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
10 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
11 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
12 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
12 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
12 4 (11.76%) Data Quality
12 4 (11.76%) Analytics
12 4 (11.76%) Master Data Management
12 4 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
12 4 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
12 4 (11.76%) Data Management
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office

Geospatial Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (44.12%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.82%) ArcGIS
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) SAS
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.94%) GeoServer
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) SPSS
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.94%) ProjectWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) 2G
1 1 (2.94%) 3G
1 1 (2.94%) 4G
1 1 (2.94%) ATM
1 1 (2.94%) GSM
1 1 (2.94%) SDH
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) GIS
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.82%) Spatial Data
5 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.88%) Power BI
5 2 (5.88%) QGIS
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.94%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 11 (32.35%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Data Scientist
2 11 (32.35%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 7 (20.59%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Database Architect
4 4 (11.76%) GDPR Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) PySpark
2 8 (23.53%) Keras
2 8 (23.53%) TensorFlow
2 8 (23.53%) Theano
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
4 1 (2.94%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.94%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Algorithms
2 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.88%) Linked Data
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) RIA
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Data Science
2 13 (38.24%) Machine Learning
3 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (23.53%) Neural Network
5 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Data Management
6 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (11.76%) Master Data Management
6 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 4 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Data Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) IT Strategy
7 3 (8.82%) Statistics
7 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Python
2 11 (32.35%) R
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Scala
4 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) PhD
2 2 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Data Quality
1 4 (11.76%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Hortonworks
3 2 (5.88%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.94%) Mapbox
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau