Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 October 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 System (GIS)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 95 171
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.57% 0.069%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.07% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median daily rate - £380 -
England median daily rate £475 £402 £350
% change year-on-year +18.23% +14.79% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
North East median hourly rate - £20.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.63% -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year +45.83% +26.32% -30.91%

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 the North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 264 228 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.91% 18.63% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 147 430
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -8.79%
10th Percentile £290 £280 £260
90th Percentile £600 £556 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 34
North East median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.93% +37.93%
England median hourly rate £32.48 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.48% +7.02% +3.64%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in the North East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in the North East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in the North East