Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mapinfo 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Mapinfo Corporation.

Mapinfo
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 865 850
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15 -47
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 23 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.030% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.053% 0.065% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 13
UK median daily rate £223 £275 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.09% +5.77% +18.99%
10th Percentile £158 £150 £165
90th Percentile £441 £373 £304
UK excluding London median daily rate £271 £250 £260
% change year-on-year +8.50% -3.85% +10.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £17.12 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.46% -31.52% +60.13%
10th Percentile £13.50 £17.11 £16.90
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.13 £33.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.12 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.46% -31.52% +85.19%

Mapinfo is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43242 47490 49684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.64% 45.29% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26864 29037 29297
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1447 1703 2110
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.21 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Mapinfo
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mapinfo as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mapinfo in the UK

Mapinfo
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mapinfo in the UK

Mapinfo
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mapinfo over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mapinfo in the UK

Mapinfo
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mapinfo in the UK

Mapinfo
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mapinfo within the UK 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
England +13 22 £223 -19.09%
UK excluding London +31 18 £271 +8.50%
South East +13 13 £313 -
London -41 5 £215 -23.56%
Midlands +29 2 - -
North West - 2 £230 -
North of England - 2 £230 -
West Midlands +28 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mapinfo also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mapinfo.

1 17 (73.91%) GIS
2 13 (56.52%) QGIS
3 9 (39.13%) ArcGIS
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) GSM
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
6 4 (17.39%) LTE
6 4 (17.39%) Google
7 3 (13.04%) 5G
7 3 (13.04%) SWOT Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Actix
7 3 (13.04%) Huawei
7 3 (13.04%) Statistics
7 3 (13.04%) Network Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) WCDMA
7 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
8 2 (8.70%) 3G
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) 4G
8 2 (8.70%) Marketing

Mapinfo
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (39.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) FastStats
1 1 (4.35%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) GSM
1 4 (17.39%) LTE
2 3 (13.04%) 5G
2 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 3 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (13.04%) WCDMA
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) 3G
3 2 (8.70%) 4G
4 1 (4.35%) 2G
4 1 (4.35%) SMS
4 1 (4.35%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) GIS
2 13 (56.52%) QGIS
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) GIS Technician
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Optimisation Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Radio Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Strategy Architect
4 2 (8.70%) GIS Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modeller
5 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.35%) GIS Support
5 1 (4.35%) HR Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Insight Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Radio Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) LLPG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
1 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
2 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Network Planning
2 3 (13.04%) Statistics
2 3 (13.04%) SWOT Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Spatial Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) Radio Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.35%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) R
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (4.35%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) Actix
3 3 (13.04%) Huawei
4 1 (4.35%) Amdocs
4 1 (4.35%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.35%) Northgate
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau