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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 52 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -
Contract jobs citing ESRI 19 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.09% 0.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.94% 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £335
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.98 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% -4.16%
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
385 531 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.40% 35.14% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 242 223
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.08 £16.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £29.95 £78.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 68 (93.15%) PostGIS
1 68 (93.15%) GeoServer
2 67 (91.78%) JavaScript
3 66 (90.41%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (89.04%) Python
5 64 (87.67%) Java
5 64 (87.67%) OpenLayers
5 64 (87.67%) Leaflet
6 60 (82.19%) Scrum
7 52 (71.23%) GIS
8 44 (60.27%) Open Source
9 40 (54.79%) Cucumber
9 40 (54.79%) JBehave
9 40 (54.79%) JIRA
9 40 (54.79%) Maven
9 40 (54.79%) Gradle
10 38 (52.05%) Degree
11 35 (47.95%) TDD
12 32 (43.84%) BDD
12 32 (43.84%) AngularJS
12 32 (43.84%) Jenkins
13 30 (41.10%) Artifactory
13 30 (41.10%) Ansible
14 25 (34.25%) Web Development
15 20 (27.40%) REST
16 19 (26.03%) Selenium
17 16 (21.92%) Web Services
17 16 (21.92%) User Experience
18 15 (20.55%) SDLC
19 14 (19.18%) 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 68 (93.15%) GeoServer
2 6 (8.22%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.74%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (71.23%) GIS
2 10 (13.70%) Spatial Data
3 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.48%) Big Data
5 2 (2.74%) QGIS
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 40 (54.79%) Cucumber
1 40 (54.79%) Gradle
1 40 (54.79%) JBehave
1 40 (54.79%) JIRA
1 40 (54.79%) Maven
2 32 (43.84%) Jenkins
3 30 (41.10%) Artifactory
4 19 (26.03%) Selenium
5 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 64 (87.67%) Developer
2 25 (34.25%) GIS Developer
3 21 (28.77%) Web Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Python Developer
5 9 (12.33%) GIS Web Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Open Source Developer
7 6 (8.22%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Architect
8 4 (5.48%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Data Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Digital Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Agile Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Drupal Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (93.15%) PostGIS
2 64 (87.67%) Leaflet
2 64 (87.67%) OpenLayers
3 32 (43.84%) AngularJS
4 20 (27.40%) REST
5 16 (21.92%) Web Services
6 3 (4.11%) HTML
7 2 (2.74%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.74%) CSS
7 2 (2.74%) CSS3
7 2 (2.74%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.74%) HTML5
7 2 (2.74%) Node.js
7 2 (2.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) User Experience
2 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (90.41%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (82.19%) Scrum
3 44 (60.27%) Open Source
4 35 (47.95%) TDD
5 32 (43.84%) BDD
6 25 (34.25%) Web Development
7 15 (20.55%) SDLC
8 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.70%) Data Migration
9 10 (13.70%) Migration
10 6 (8.22%) Front End Development
10 6 (8.22%) Microservices
11 4 (5.48%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (5.48%) Information Architecture
11 4 (5.48%) Open Source Development
11 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.48%) TOGAF
12 2 (2.74%) Content Management
12 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (91.78%) JavaScript
2 65 (89.04%) Python
3 64 (87.67%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (52.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) WCAG
2 6 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 30 (41.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle