The first table below looks at the demand for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 121 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% 2.10% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Average daily rate
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£70 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-86.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £325
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -43.93%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
439 428 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.48% 17.50% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 203 204
Average daily rate £350 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 22
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.98 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £29.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
ArcGIS
South East

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcGIS across the Berkshire region.

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the Berkshire region.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 4 £70 -86.00%
Bracknell - - - -
ArcGIS
South East

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcGIS.

1 9 (90.00%) GIS
2 6 (60.00%) ESRI
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (40.00%) Statistics
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) ArcObjects
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (10.00%) MODAF
7 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) GIS Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior GIS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ArcObjects
3 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) GIS
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ETL
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) MODAF
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) ESRI
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu