Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 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 (Geospatial Data)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 340 353
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13 +2
Contract jobs citing Geospatial Data 14 16 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.083% 0.099% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.40% 0.50% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 26
South East median daily rate £236 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.00% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £95 £290 £303
90th Percentile £387 £415 £440
England median daily rate £503 £325 £373
% change year-on-year +54.62% -12.75% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £16.25 £60.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.02% -73.19% -
England median hourly rate £19.34 £20.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.49% +3.85% -17.02%

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 3467 3208 4285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.65% 19.78% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2217 1916 2568
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £567 £550 £525
England median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 74 110
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £18.53 £25.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.88% -28.66% +8.21%
10th Percentile £13.13 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £49.38 £47.05 £48.75
England median hourly rate £32.75 £27.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +18.02% +0.91% -

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 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
Hampshire +11 9 £135 -67.07%
Thames Valley -22 4 £210 -35.38% 2
Berkshire -2 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire +4 1 £338 +3.85%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £83 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Geospatial Data
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Geospatial Data 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 South East region with a requirement for Geospatial Data.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) GIS
2 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 8 (57.14%) Big Data
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) Spatial Data
3 7 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) ArcGIS
4 6 (42.86%) QGIS
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) R
5 5 (35.71%) Spatial Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Stata
5 5 (35.71%) Statistics
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) SAS
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) EAI
6 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 4 (28.57%) ETL
6 4 (28.57%) JDBC
6 4 (28.57%) Postgraduate
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Management
6 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) SaaS
6 4 (28.57%) PaaS

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 6 (42.86%) ArcGIS
2 5 (35.71%) SAS
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
4 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Stata
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) IaaS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (28.57%) PaaS
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) 2G
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
1 1 (7.14%) 4G
1 1 (7.14%) ATM
1 1 (7.14%) DSLAM
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) GSM
1 1 (7.14%) SDH
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) GIS
2 8 (57.14%) Big Data
2 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 8 (57.14%) Spatial Data
3 6 (42.86%) QGIS
4 4 (28.57%) Text Mining
5 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Spatial Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Head of Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Head of Data Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Head of Information
4 2 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modeller
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) JDBC
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Spatial Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) Statistics
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Data Management
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Data Security
2 4 (28.57%) Data Strategy
2 4 (28.57%) EAI
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Management
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) Domain Models
3 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) R
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Postgraduate
3 1 (7.14%) GISP
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) ESRI
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau