Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 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 (Geospatial Data)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 351 372
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21 -32
Contract jobs citing Geospatial Data 27 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.12% 0.071%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 0.57% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 7
South East median daily rate £538 £510 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.39% +24.39% +2.50%
10th Percentile £444 £223 £290
90th Percentile £631 £755 £415
England median daily rate £488 £525 £330
% change year-on-year -7.14% +59.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
South East median hourly rate - £19.34 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.02% -
England median hourly rate £35.69 £19.34 £20.25
% change year-on-year +84.53% -4.49% -10.00%

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,544 3,489 3,498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.53% 21.48% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,298 2,210 2,133
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 65 93
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £17.56 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.75 £49.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £32.48 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.48% +7.02% +3.64%

Geospatial Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Geospatial Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Geospatial Data in the South East

Geospatial Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Geospatial Data in the South East

Geospatial Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Geospatial Data in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Geospatial Data in the South East

Geospatial Data
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Geospatial Data in the South East

Geospatial Data
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Hampshire -3 25 £538 -46.25% 9
Thames Valley +5 1 - -
Berkshire -10 1 - -
Geospatial Data
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Geospatial Data.

1 19 (70.37%) Analytics
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (48.15%) Python
4 12 (44.44%) Machine Learning
4 12 (44.44%) Big Data
5 11 (40.74%) Data Analytics
5 11 (40.74%) Hadoop
5 11 (40.74%) Azure Machine Learning
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) Apache
6 10 (37.04%) DevOps
6 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
6 10 (37.04%) Data Science
7 9 (33.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 9 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 9 (33.33%) Apache Spark
7 9 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
7 9 (33.33%) Data Lake
7 9 (33.33%) GIS
7 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (33.33%) SQL
7 9 (33.33%) Degree
8 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
8 8 (29.63%) Physics
8 8 (29.63%) Computer Science

Geospatial Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 10 (37.04%) Apache
2 9 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 7 (25.93%) Jupyter
4 6 (22.22%) Apache Solr
5 4 (14.81%) Apache Pig
6 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (40.74%) Azure Machine Learning
3 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (29.63%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 4 (14.81%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) Azure Functions
5 3 (11.11%) PaaS
5 3 (11.11%) SaaS
5 3 (11.11%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Big Data
2 11 (40.74%) Hadoop
3 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
4 9 (33.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 9 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
4 9 (33.33%) Data Lake
4 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (33.33%) GIS
5 8 (29.63%) Power BI
6 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
7 4 (14.81%) Impala
8 3 (11.11%) Neo4j
9 1 (3.70%) Looker
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.70%) QlikView
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Data Scientist
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Data Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Writer
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Kafka
1 8 (29.63%) PySpark
2 7 (25.93%) JSON
2 7 (25.93%) Keras
2 7 (25.93%) Pandas
2 7 (25.93%) TensorFlow
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) React
3 3 (11.11%) SAML
3 3 (11.11%) Vue.js
4 2 (7.41%) JSON Schema
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) GraphQL
5 1 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) Machine Learning
3 11 (40.74%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (40.74%) Data Analytics
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) Data Science
4 10 (37.04%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 8 (29.63%) Deep Learning
6 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
6 8 (29.63%) Open Source
6 8 (29.63%) Physics
7 6 (22.22%) Data Architecture
8 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (14.81%) Data Ingestion
8 4 (14.81%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Python
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) R
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (29.63%) Puppet
2 7 (25.93%) Terraform
3 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Databricks
2 8 (29.63%) Tableau
3 2 (7.41%) ESRI
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) SAP