The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 27 May 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 51 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Contract jobs citing ESRI 38 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.66% 0.070% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.55% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -
ESRI
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
580 415 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.67% 29.04% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 208 183
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £27.30 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ESRI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ESRI Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ESRI
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ESRI Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ESRI
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ESRI Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ESRI 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ESRI.

1 51 (91.07%) GIS
2 49 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (87.50%) PostGIS
3 46 (82.14%) GeoServer
4 43 (76.79%) Open Source
5 41 (73.21%) OpenLayers
5 41 (73.21%) Java
5 41 (73.21%) JavaScript
5 41 (73.21%) Python
6 40 (71.43%) Leaflet
7 39 (69.64%) REST
7 39 (69.64%) Web Services
8 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
8 29 (51.79%) SDLC
9 28 (50.00%) Gradle
9 28 (50.00%) Cucumber
9 28 (50.00%) JBehave
9 28 (50.00%) Maven
9 28 (50.00%) JIRA
10 27 (48.21%) Selenium
10 27 (48.21%) NoSQL
11 23 (41.07%) Scrum
12 20 (35.71%) QA
13 15 (26.79%) TDD
14 12 (21.43%) Artifactory
14 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
14 12 (21.43%) Ansible
15 11 (19.64%) User Experience
15 11 (19.64%) BDD
15 11 (19.64%) WCAG

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 46 (82.14%) GeoServer
2 4 (7.14%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (91.07%) GIS
2 27 (48.21%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.71%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 28 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 28 (50.00%) Gradle
1 28 (50.00%) JBehave
1 28 (50.00%) JIRA
1 28 (50.00%) Maven
2 27 (48.21%) Selenium
3 12 (21.43%) Artifactory
3 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.79%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Developer
2 38 (67.86%) GIS Developer
3 9 (16.07%) GIS Web Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Web Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Open Source Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Analyst
6 1 (1.79%) Data Analyst
6 1 (1.79%) GIS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (87.50%) PostGIS
2 41 (73.21%) OpenLayers
3 40 (71.43%) Leaflet
4 39 (69.64%) REST
4 39 (69.64%) Web Services
5 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.79%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) User Experience
2 3 (5.36%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (76.79%) Open Source
3 29 (51.79%) SDLC
4 23 (41.07%) Scrum
5 15 (26.79%) TDD
6 11 (19.64%) BDD
7 10 (17.86%) Microservices
8 9 (16.07%) Web Development
9 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (14.29%) Information Architecture
9 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.29%) TOGAF
10 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
11 4 (7.14%) MVC
12 3 (5.36%) Data Management
13 1 (1.79%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) Java
1 41 (73.21%) JavaScript
1 41 (73.21%) Python
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) QA
2 11 (19.64%) WCAG
3 3 (5.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle