The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 537 553 458
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -95
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 46 12 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.025% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 0.14% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 73
Average daily rate
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£350 £600 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £304 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £600 £360
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Average hourly rate £24.75 £9.10 £21.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.97% -58.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £8.00 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £17.60 £24.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £21.99
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -57.93%
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
9311 8370 9413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.39% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5632 4982 5443
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 358 441
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 19 £276 -15.21%
South East -6 14 £375 -
North West - 11 £350 -
South West -37 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcGIS.

1 65 (77.38%) GIS
2 46 (54.76%) ESRI
3 28 (33.33%) SQL
3 28 (33.33%) Oracle
3 28 (33.33%) Python
4 25 (29.76%) .NET
5 24 (28.57%) Data Management
6 22 (26.19%) Java
7 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 19 (22.62%) Degree
9 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
10 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
11 15 (17.86%) XML
11 15 (17.86%) ETL
11 15 (17.86%) Data Analysis
12 14 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 13 (15.48%) C#
14 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
15 11 (13.10%) Statistics
15 11 (13.10%) ArcObjects
16 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
16 10 (11.90%) Data Mining
16 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (11.90%) HTML
16 10 (11.90%) PL/SQL
16 10 (11.90%) Windows
16 10 (11.90%) Oracle Reports

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.71%) ArcSDE
2 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (2.38%) Smallworld
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) AutoCAD
3 3 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) MicroStation
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) HTTP
1 3 (3.57%) SSL
2 2 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 10 (11.90%) Data Mining
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.57%) MS Access
7 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.19%) MSTest
3 1 (1.19%) Moq
General
1 2 (2.38%) Local Government
1 2 (2.38%) Military
1 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Analyst
2 19 (22.62%) Developer
3 18 (21.43%) GIS Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) GIS Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Systems Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior GIS Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) GIS Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) GIS Technician
6 5 (5.95%) Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Systems Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 2 (2.38%) GIS Manager
8 2 (2.38%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.38%) Information Analyst
8 2 (2.38%) Applications Architect
8 2 (2.38%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.76%) .NET
2 15 (17.86%) XML
3 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 11 (13.10%) ArcObjects
5 10 (11.90%) HTML
6 8 (9.52%) CSS
6 8 (9.52%) HTML5
6 8 (9.52%) Apache Flex
6 8 (9.52%) WCF
7 7 (8.33%) jQuery
7 7 (8.33%) Google Maps API
7 7 (8.33%) BlazeDS
7 7 (8.33%) CSS3
7 7 (8.33%) Ajax
8 6 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.14%) JSON
8 6 (7.14%) Web Services
8 6 (7.14%) Silverlight
9 5 (5.95%) XSLT
9 5 (5.95%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (77.38%) GIS
2 14 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 11 (13.10%) Statistics
4 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.19%) Open Source
5 1 (1.19%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.19%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (1.19%) RIA
5 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.57%) UNIX
4 2 (2.38%) Android
4 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.19%) Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) Data Management
2 15 (17.86%) ETL
2 15 (17.86%) Data Analysis
3 9 (10.71%) Web Development
4 8 (9.52%) OO
4 8 (9.52%) CAD
5 7 (8.33%) SOA
5 7 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.14%) Migration
6 6 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.14%) UML
6 6 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
8 4 (4.76%) Validation
8 4 (4.76%) Data Validation
9 3 (3.57%) Network Management
9 3 (3.57%) Release Management
9 3 (3.57%) ITIL
9 3 (3.57%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.33%) SQL
1 28 (33.33%) Python
2 22 (26.19%) Java
3 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.48%) C#
5 10 (11.90%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.57%) C
7 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.19%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Degree
2 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.57%) MCSE
5 2 (2.38%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (54.76%) ESRI
2 28 (33.33%) Oracle
3 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.52%) Adobe
5 7 (8.33%) Google
6 5 (5.95%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.19%) Citrix
7 1 (1.19%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.19%) Wonderware