The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 82 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.070% - 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £9.10 £12.13
% change year-on-year
+45.60% -24.94%
ArcGIS
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
252 218 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.73% 18.26% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 148 61
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £230 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) GIS
2 4 (66.67%) ESRI
3 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) NUnit
3 3 (50.00%) ArcSDE
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) WebLOAD
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
4 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Leaflet
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) KML
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (50.00%) ArcSDE
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) WebLOAD
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) GIS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
1 2 (33.33%) Leaflet
1 2 (33.33%) KML
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) GIS
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ESRI
2 2 (33.33%) Google