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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 35 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -
Contract jobs citing ESRI 56 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.80% 0.24% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.81% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £125 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -60.65%
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
474 490 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.62% 29.20% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 249 222
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Median hourly rate £15.82 £13.43 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.75% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.18 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £32.43 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 90 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
1 90 (95.74%) PostGIS
2 82 (87.23%) GIS
3 80 (85.11%) GeoServer
4 78 (82.98%) JavaScript
5 76 (80.85%) Java
5 76 (80.85%) Python
5 76 (80.85%) OpenLayers
5 76 (80.85%) Leaflet
6 66 (70.21%) Scrum
7 61 (64.89%) Open Source
8 49 (52.13%) Maven
8 49 (52.13%) JIRA
8 49 (52.13%) JBehave
8 49 (52.13%) Gradle
8 49 (52.13%) Cucumber
9 46 (48.94%) REST
10 42 (44.68%) Web Services
11 40 (42.55%) Jenkins
12 38 (40.43%) Ansible
12 38 (40.43%) Artifactory
13 37 (39.36%) Selenium
13 37 (39.36%) SDLC
14 36 (38.30%) AngularJS
14 36 (38.30%) TDD
15 31 (32.98%) Web Development
16 29 (30.85%) User Experience
16 29 (30.85%) Spatial Data
17 28 (29.79%) BDD
18 27 (28.72%) 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 80 (85.11%) GeoServer
2 5 (5.32%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.13%) CMS
3 2 (2.13%) Drupal
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (87.23%) GIS
2 29 (30.85%) Spatial Data
3 19 (20.21%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.13%) Big Data
4 2 (2.13%) QGIS
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 49 (52.13%) Cucumber
1 49 (52.13%) Gradle
1 49 (52.13%) JBehave
1 49 (52.13%) JIRA
1 49 (52.13%) Maven
2 40 (42.55%) Jenkins
3 38 (40.43%) Artifactory
4 37 (39.36%) Selenium
5 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 76 (80.85%) Developer
2 50 (53.19%) GIS Developer
3 27 (28.72%) Web Developer
4 15 (15.96%) GIS Web Developer
5 14 (14.89%) Architect
5 14 (14.89%) Data Architect
6 9 (9.57%) Open Source Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Digital Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Python Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Agile Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (2.13%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Consultant
8 2 (2.13%) Drupal Consultant
8 2 (2.13%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (2.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Python Web Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (95.74%) PostGIS
2 76 (80.85%) Leaflet
2 76 (80.85%) OpenLayers
3 46 (48.94%) REST
4 42 (44.68%) Web Services
5 36 (38.30%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.13%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.13%) CSS
6 2 (2.13%) CSS3
6 2 (2.13%) Ember.js
6 2 (2.13%) HTML
6 2 (2.13%) HTML5
6 2 (2.13%) Node.js
6 2 (2.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) User Experience
2 2 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (70.21%) Scrum
3 61 (64.89%) Open Source
4 37 (39.36%) SDLC
5 36 (38.30%) TDD
6 31 (32.98%) Web Development
7 28 (29.79%) BDD
8 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (14.89%) Domain-Driven Design
9 14 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (14.89%) Information Architecture
9 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (14.89%) TOGAF
10 11 (11.70%) Microservices
11 4 (4.26%) Front End Development
11 4 (4.26%) MVC
12 2 (2.13%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.13%) Content Management
12 2 (2.13%) Data Analysis
12 2 (2.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 78 (82.98%) JavaScript
2 76 (80.85%) Java
2 76 (80.85%) Python
3 2 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (26.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.72%) WCAG
2 15 (15.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 38 (40.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle