Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 166 120
Rank change year-on-year +71 -46 -30
Contract jobs citing GIS 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.57% 0.11% 0.100%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.89% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
North East median daily rate £380 - £325
10th Percentile £375 - £313
90th Percentile £385 - £338
England median daily rate £410 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +17.14% -12.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
North East median hourly rate £20.25 £24.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £18.53 £24.00 £18.75
90th Percentile £22.58 £24.00 £20.25
England median hourly rate £16.50 £9.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year +73.68% -25.49% -25.00%

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 242 611 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.67% 21.90% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 430 316
North East median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £569
England median daily rate £453 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +6.47% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 26 12
North East median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £20.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.93% +33.97% -30.33%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £15.16
90th Percentile £22.15 £34.49 £35.20
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +15.75%

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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

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Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +70 5 - -
Durham +5 2 £380 -
GIS
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North East region with a requirement for GIS.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Drupal
2 3 (42.86%) OpenLayers
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source Development
3 2 (28.57%) GeoServer
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Java EE
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) SignalR

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (42.86%) Drupal
2 2 (28.57%) ArcGIS
2 2 (28.57%) GeoServer
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (28.57%) Toad
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) GIS Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) OpenLayers
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
2 2 (28.57%) SignalR
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) Apache CXF
3 1 (14.29%) HornetQ
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle