Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 19 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 154 106
Rank change year-on-year +61 -48 -22
Contract jobs citing GIS 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.55% 0.084% 0.066%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 0.38% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - - -
North East median daily rate £380 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Tyne and Wear 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
North East median hourly rate £20.25 £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.63% +23.08% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 185 533 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.33% 22.45% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 383 224
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £404 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.43% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £270
90th Percentile £559 £525 £588
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 24 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.93% +7.69% -9.57%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £16.01
90th Percentile £22.15 £34.69 £36.05
North East median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £20.90
% change year-on-year -33.93% +33.97% -30.33%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +64 5 - -
GIS
North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for GIS.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SQLPlus
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (40.00%) HOOD
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (20.00%) OpenLayers

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (40.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) GIS Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HornetQ
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenLayers
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) HOOD
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft