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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 31 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -
Contract jobs citing ESRI 70 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.64% 0.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 13.46% 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £32.25 £50.50
% change year-on-year
-62.79% -36.13%
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
520 464 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.90% 28.70% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 218 220
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 11
Median hourly rate £29.16 £12.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.09% -41.19%
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 29 July 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 83 (96.51%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (94.19%) PostGIS
3 77 (89.53%) GIS
4 71 (82.56%) GeoServer
5 69 (80.23%) JavaScript
6 67 (77.91%) Java
6 67 (77.91%) Python
6 67 (77.91%) OpenLayers
6 67 (77.91%) Leaflet
7 59 (68.60%) Open Source
8 58 (67.44%) Scrum
9 46 (53.49%) REST
10 45 (52.33%) Gradle
10 45 (52.33%) Cucumber
10 45 (52.33%) JIRA
10 45 (52.33%) JBehave
10 45 (52.33%) Maven
11 42 (48.84%) Web Services
12 37 (43.02%) SDLC
13 36 (41.86%) Selenium
14 34 (39.53%) Jenkins
15 33 (38.37%) AngularJS
16 32 (37.21%) Ansible
16 32 (37.21%) Artifactory
16 32 (37.21%) TDD
17 29 (33.72%) User Experience
17 29 (33.72%) Spatial Data
18 27 (31.40%) WCAG
18 27 (31.40%) Web Development
19 24 (27.91%) BDD

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 71 (82.56%) GeoServer
2 5 (5.81%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.33%) Drupal
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (89.53%) GIS
2 29 (33.72%) Spatial Data
3 19 (22.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.33%) QGIS
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (52.33%) Cucumber
1 45 (52.33%) Gradle
1 45 (52.33%) JBehave
1 45 (52.33%) JIRA
1 45 (52.33%) Maven
2 36 (41.86%) Selenium
3 34 (39.53%) Jenkins
4 32 (37.21%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 67 (77.91%) Developer
2 48 (55.81%) GIS Developer
3 23 (26.74%) Web Developer
4 15 (17.44%) GIS Web Developer
5 14 (16.28%) Architect
5 14 (16.28%) Data Architect
6 9 (10.47%) Open Source Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Digital Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Agile Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (2.33%) Consultant
8 2 (2.33%) Drupal Consultant
8 2 (2.33%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Python Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Python Web Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Web Consultant
9 1 (1.16%) Data Analyst
9 1 (1.16%) GIS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (94.19%) PostGIS
2 67 (77.91%) Leaflet
2 67 (77.91%) OpenLayers
3 46 (53.49%) REST
4 42 (48.84%) Web Services
5 33 (38.37%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.33%) CSS
6 2 (2.33%) CSS3
6 2 (2.33%) Ember.js
6 2 (2.33%) HTML
6 2 (2.33%) HTML5
6 2 (2.33%) Node.js
6 2 (2.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.72%) User Experience
2 2 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (96.51%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (68.60%) Open Source
3 58 (67.44%) Scrum
4 37 (43.02%) SDLC
5 32 (37.21%) TDD
6 27 (31.40%) Web Development
7 24 (27.91%) BDD
8 20 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (16.28%) Domain-Driven Design
9 14 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (16.28%) Information Architecture
9 14 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (16.28%) TOGAF
10 10 (11.63%) Microservices
11 4 (4.65%) MVC
12 2 (2.33%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.33%) Content Management
12 2 (2.33%) Data Analysis
12 2 (2.33%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (80.23%) JavaScript
2 67 (77.91%) Java
2 67 (77.91%) Python
3 2 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (31.40%) WCAG
2 14 (16.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 32 (37.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle