Period
to 18 September 2018

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 6 months to 18 September 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.

GE Smallworld
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 878 841 878
Rank change year-on-year -37 +37 +14
Contract jobs citing Smallworld 5 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.029% 0.10% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
UK median daily rate £470 £400 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +166.67% -47.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £740 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 -

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17,225 16,427 19,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.72% 16.77% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,259 10,637 13,002
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 416 495
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.05 £10.88 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £48.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

Smallworld
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Smallworld over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Smallworld in the UK

Smallworld
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smallworld in the UK

Smallworld
Top 5 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 6 months to 18 September 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
UK excluding London -35 4 £740 -
England -44 4 £740 +85.00%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Midlands - 3 - -
South East -2 2 £740 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Smallworld 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 with a requirement for Smallworld.

1 4 (80.00%) ArcGIS
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) MicroStation
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) SDH
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) DWDM
2 3 (60.00%) Autodesk
2 3 (60.00%) GIS
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) ESRI
3 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel

Smallworld
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 4 (80.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (60.00%) MicroStation
3 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DWDM
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) GIS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (20.00%) ESRI