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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 590 583 569
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 24 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.064% 0.071%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 18
Median daily rate £325 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £313 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.75 £53.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -77.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.80 £12.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £53.25
% change year-on-year
- -77.46%
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
8290 8440 9166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 16.86% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5342 5380 5907
Median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 238 339
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £41.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

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 5 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 December 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
Yorkshire +21 12 - -
South East +9 5 £325 -33.33% 1
South West +9 3 £425 +4.93%
North West +5 2 £290 -35.55%
London -10 1 - - 1
East Midlands -10 1 - -
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 48 (75.00%) GIS
2 28 (43.75%) Degree
3 26 (40.63%) ESRI
4 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (17.19%) QGIS
5 10 (15.63%) SQL
6 9 (14.06%) Smallworld
6 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
7 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
8 6 (9.38%) Python
8 6 (9.38%) B2B
8 6 (9.38%) Big Data
9 5 (7.81%) R
9 5 (7.81%) GPON
9 5 (7.81%) VDSL
9 5 (7.81%) Network Design
9 5 (7.81%) Business Development
9 5 (7.81%) Stata
9 5 (7.81%) AutoCAD
9 5 (7.81%) DOCSIS
9 5 (7.81%) Project Management
9 5 (7.81%) .NET
9 5 (7.81%) SAS
9 5 (7.81%) HTML
9 5 (7.81%) Presales
9 5 (7.81%) Spatial Data
9 5 (7.81%) Spatial Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
10 4 (6.25%) Apache Spark

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 9 (14.06%) Smallworld
2 5 (7.81%) SAS
3 4 (6.25%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.25%) GeoServer
4 2 (3.13%) ArcSDE
4 2 (3.13%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.13%) Drupal
4 2 (3.13%) Perch
4 2 (3.13%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) AutoCAD
1 5 (7.81%) Stata
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) DOCSIS
1 5 (7.81%) GPON
1 5 (7.81%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (75.00%) GIS
2 11 (17.19%) QGIS
3 6 (9.38%) Big Data
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.81%) Spatial Data
5 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.25%) Text Mining
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.13%) MySQL
7 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.56%) MS Access
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) GIS Technician
2 7 (10.94%) Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Architect
3 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (7.81%) Planning Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Spatial Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Statistical Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Telecoms Planner
6 3 (4.69%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) GIS Developer
6 3 (4.69%) GIS Specialist
7 2 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Data Scientist
7 2 (3.13%) GIS Graduate
7 2 (3.13%) Graduate
7 2 (3.13%) Graduate GIS Technician
7 2 (3.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) .NET
1 5 (7.81%) HTML
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
3 3 (4.69%) ArcObjects
3 3 (4.69%) HTML5
4 2 (3.13%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.13%) Google Maps API
4 2 (3.13%) Java EE
4 2 (3.13%) OpenLayers
4 2 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (3.13%) XML Schema
4 2 (3.13%) XSLT
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.56%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Statistics
2 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.56%) Photography
5 1 (1.56%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.38%) B2B
2 5 (7.81%) Business Development
2 5 (7.81%) Network Design
2 5 (7.81%) Presales
2 5 (7.81%) Project Management
2 5 (7.81%) Spatial Analysis
3 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.25%) Machine Learning
3 4 (6.25%) Web Development
4 3 (4.69%) Data Management
4 3 (4.69%) Open Source
5 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile Development
5 2 (3.13%) Open Source Development
5 2 (3.13%) RDF
5 2 (3.13%) Release Management
5 2 (3.13%) Secure Coding
5 2 (3.13%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.56%) Aerial Photography
6 1 (1.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) SQL
2 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.38%) Python
4 5 (7.81%) R
5 3 (4.69%) Java
5 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Perl
6 2 (3.13%) PHP
6 2 (3.13%) XPath
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Postgraduate
3 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) ESRI
2 4 (6.25%) Mapinfo
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 2 (3.13%) Adobe
4 2 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) Cloudera