Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 6 months to 24 November 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 137 141
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -13
Contract jobs citing GIS 7 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.71% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% 3.08% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Manchester median daily rate £278 £358 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.38% -20.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £189 £325 £425
90th Percentile £368 £498 £475
North West median daily rate £356 £358 £475
% change year-on-year -0.35% -24.74% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate £22.00 - £11.50
North West median hourly rate £9.00 £9.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year - -21.74% -68.92%

GIS 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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 679 811 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.13% 22.92% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 547 557
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £293 £248 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Manchester median hourly rate £18.85 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.78% +5.26% -6.17%
10th Percentile £15.91 £14.03 £11.35
90th Percentile £22.30 £34.76 £39.88
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +22.14% -12.50% +45.45%

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GIS in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GIS.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) MicroStation
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Autodesk
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Smallworld
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Autodesk Inventor
4 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
4 1 (14.29%) SFIA
4 1 (14.29%) Records Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Degree

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (28.57%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MicroStation
2 1 (14.29%) Autodesk Inventor
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) AWS Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) GIS Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
1 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Records Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) SFIA
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Autodesk
2 1 (14.29%) Apple