The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 59 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.55% 1.12% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.03 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £11.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -40.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
141 178 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.69% 19.50% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 76 103
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £18.03 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.25% +18.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (100.00%) GIS
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) ESRI
4 2 (22.22%) AutoCAD
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) CAD
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) ArcSDE
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) GIS Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) GIS Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) CAD
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) ESRI
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle