The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 71 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing ESRI 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.65% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 1.36% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £450 £400 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £133
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +200.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - £40.00
ESRI
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
367 369 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.13% 48.05% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 190 156
Average daily rate £425 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £273 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 34
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.13 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% -42.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ESRI Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ESRI
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ESRI Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ESRI
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ESRI Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ESRI
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Warrington -13 1 £450 +12.50%
ESRI
North West

ESRI
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing ESRI 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 ESRI.

1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing ESRI 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 ESRI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared