The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 23 April 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)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GIS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.85% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £265 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -15.00% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -40.62% +23.07%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 31 39 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 28.70% 24.38% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 9
Median daily rate £350 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +2.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Middlesex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for GIS.

1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) GISP
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Spatial Data
1 2 (100.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (100.00%) Spatial Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Geospatial Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) GIS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) GISP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI