The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 592 606 566
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -40
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 41 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.055% 0.084%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.31% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 14
Median daily rate £158 £325 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.53% -10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £497 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £303 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.22% -19.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -35.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £22.50 £46.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
ArcGIS
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9469 9492 8922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.72% 17.91% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6259 6045 5320
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 302 402
Median hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.45 £42.75 £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in England

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in England

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

ArcGIS Daily Rate Histogram in England

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in England

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 21 £150 -44.18% 2
South East +9 6 £300 -7.69% 1
Yorkshire +4 6 - -
East of England +14 3 - -
North West - 3 £325 -
South West +6 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £158 - 1
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS 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 England region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 42 (70.00%) GIS
2 36 (60.00%) ESRI
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
4 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (18.33%) Smallworld
5 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
6 9 (15.00%) Degree
6 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.00%) QGIS
7 8 (13.33%) Oracle
8 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
9 6 (10.00%) B2B
9 6 (10.00%) AutoCAD
9 6 (10.00%) DOCSIS
9 6 (10.00%) HTML
9 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (10.00%) .NET
9 6 (10.00%) Python
9 6 (10.00%) Business Development
9 6 (10.00%) VDSL
9 6 (10.00%) Network Design
9 6 (10.00%) Finance
9 6 (10.00%) Presales
9 6 (10.00%) GeoServer
9 6 (10.00%) GPON
10 5 (8.33%) HTML5
10 5 (8.33%) Virtual Team
10 5 (8.33%) Migration
10 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.33%) Data Migration

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 11 (18.33%) Smallworld
2 6 (10.00%) GeoServer
3 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.67%) Drupal
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (6.67%) SAS
5 3 (5.00%) Apache
5 3 (5.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (5.00%) ArcSDE
5 3 (5.00%) CMS
6 1 (1.67%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.67%) Perch
6 1 (1.67%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.00%) Stata
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) DOCSIS
1 6 (10.00%) GPON
1 6 (10.00%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (70.00%) GIS
2 9 (15.00%) QGIS
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.00%) Big Data
5 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.00%) Spatial Data
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) Text Mining
6 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.67%) MS Access
7 1 (1.67%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) GIS Technician
3 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) Planning Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Telecoms Planner
6 3 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Drupal Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) GIS Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) GIS Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) GIS Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Statistical Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Web Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Information Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Spatial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
1 6 (10.00%) HTML
2 5 (8.33%) HTML5
3 4 (6.67%) ArcObjects
3 4 (6.67%) CSS
4 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (5.00%) CSS3
4 3 (5.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (5.00%) Node.js
4 3 (5.00%) React
4 3 (5.00%) Web Services
5 2 (3.33%) Apache Flex
5 2 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.67%) Java EE
6 1 (1.67%) Middleware
6 1 (1.67%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.67%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.67%) Statistics
4 3 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) Photography
5 1 (1.67%) Social Network
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.00%) B2B
1 6 (10.00%) Business Development
1 6 (10.00%) Network Design
1 6 (10.00%) Presales
2 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 5 (8.33%) ETL
2 5 (8.33%) Migration
2 5 (8.33%) Project Management
3 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.00%) Content Management
4 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (5.00%) Data Management
4 3 (5.00%) Data Validation
4 3 (5.00%) TDD
4 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) SQL
2 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.00%) Python
5 4 (6.67%) PHP
6 3 (5.00%) Java
6 3 (5.00%) R
6 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.33%) C
7 2 (3.33%) VBA
8 1 (1.67%) C#
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) GxP
2 2 (3.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 36 (60.00%) ESRI
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle
3 5 (8.33%) Mapinfo
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) SIMUL8