The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Smallworld skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smallworld over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GE Smallworld
UK
Rank 579 634 620
Rank change year-on-year +55 -14  
Contract jobs citing Smallworld 17 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.088% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £125 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

Smallworld is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7873 9129 9108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.38% 17.22% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5152 5807 5408
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 225 319
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.92 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +3.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Smallworld
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Smallworld as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Smallworld in the UK

Smallworld
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smallworld in the UK

Smallworld
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smallworld in the UK

Smallworld
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 Smallworld within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 13 £125 -16.66%
South East - 7 - -
Berkshire - 6 - -
London +25 5 £125 -16.66%
Thatcham - 3 - -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

Smallworld
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Smallworld 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 Smallworld.

1 16 (72.73%) GIS
2 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (31.82%) EAM
3 7 (31.82%) Maximo
3 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
3 7 (31.82%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) ArcGIS
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Mapinfo
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) ESRI
6 4 (18.18%) Virtual Team
6 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (13.64%) Amdocs OSS
7 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (13.64%) eTOM
7 3 (13.64%) DOCSIS
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Cramer
7 3 (13.64%) Intergraph
7 3 (13.64%) Broadband
8 2 (9.09%) Internet
8 2 (9.09%) AutoCAD
8 2 (9.09%) Autodesk
8 2 (9.09%) Magik
8 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
8 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.09%) MicroStation

Smallworld
Top Related 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 5 (22.73%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) AutoCAD
1 2 (9.09%) MicroStation
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Broadband
1 3 (13.64%) DOCSIS
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) GIS
General
1 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Data Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) GIS Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) GIS Data Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms Planner
4 3 (13.64%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) GIS Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Planner
6 1 (4.55%) OSS Architect
6 1 (4.55%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
1 7 (31.82%) Data Cleansing
1 7 (31.82%) EAM
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (13.64%) eTOM
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Magik
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Mapinfo
2 4 (18.18%) ESRI
3 3 (13.64%) Cramer
3 3 (13.64%) Intergraph
4 2 (9.09%) Autodesk
5 1 (4.55%) Google