The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GIS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.50 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -54.76% +55.55%  

GIS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 137 104 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 26.55% 17.36% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 52 73
Median daily rate £438 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.90 - £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing GIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in West Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in West Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Worthing - 1 £200 -
GIS
South East

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for GIS.

1 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (50.00%) Stata
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) QGIS
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SAS

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (50.00%) QGIS
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Spatial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree