The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI
Rank 531 530 451
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -79
Contract jobs citing ESRI 31 24 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.051% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.11% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 69
Average daily rate
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£325 £523 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.79% +39.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £525 £365
% change year-on-year
-30.71% +43.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £47.75 £17.50 £24.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.85% -29.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+188.57% +25.00%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22446 21846 24533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.86% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12730 12205 12861
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1003 1114 1289
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.98 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
ESRI
UK

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ESRI across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ESRI Jobs Demand Trend in England

ESRI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ESRI Daily Rate Trend in England

ESRI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ESRI across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ESRI Daily Rate Histogram in England

ESRI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ESRI Hourly Rate Trend in England

ESRI
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 ESRI within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
South East -3 15 £313 -37.50% 3
London -2 9 £175 -65.68% 2
North West 0 3 £500 -
South West -37 1 £513 -8.88% 4
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ESRI 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 ESRI.

1 43 (70.49%) GIS
2 37 (60.66%) ArcGIS
3 29 (47.54%) .NET
4 24 (39.34%) SQL
5 21 (34.43%) Oracle
6 20 (32.79%) Java
7 18 (29.51%) Degree
8 15 (24.59%) ArcObjects
9 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
9 13 (21.31%) Windows
10 11 (18.03%) SOA
10 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
11 10 (16.39%) OO
11 10 (16.39%) Python
11 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (16.39%) Silverlight
11 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
11 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
12 9 (14.75%) C#
12 9 (14.75%) HTML
13 8 (13.11%) UML
13 8 (13.11%) SOAP
13 8 (13.11%) Web Services
13 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
13 8 (13.11%) Android
13 8 (13.11%) Mobile App
14 7 (11.48%) Data Transformation
14 7 (11.48%) SoapUI
14 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
14 7 (11.48%) SpecFlow

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ESRI 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 ESRI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (60.66%) ArcGIS
2 5 (8.20%) ArcSDE
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Spatial
2 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.28%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) AutoCAD
3 2 (3.28%) MS Office
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Maximo
1 1 (1.64%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) RTCP
1 6 (9.84%) RTP
2 2 (3.28%) RFID
2 2 (3.28%) GSM
2 2 (3.28%) SMS
2 2 (3.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (8.20%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
1 7 (11.48%) SoapUI
1 7 (11.48%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) MSTest
2 1 (1.64%) Moq
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.56%) Military
2 1 (1.64%) Local Government
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
2 14 (22.95%) Developer
3 9 (14.75%) GIS Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) GIS Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Graduate
6 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.28%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Information Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) GIS Technician
8 2 (3.28%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) .NET
2 15 (24.59%) ArcObjects
3 10 (16.39%) Silverlight
4 9 (14.75%) HTML
5 8 (13.11%) SOAP
5 8 (13.11%) Web Services
6 7 (11.48%) XML
6 7 (11.48%) WCF
6 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.48%) HTML5
7 6 (9.84%) WPF
7 6 (9.84%) J2EE
7 6 (9.84%) SyncML
8 5 (8.20%) Middleware
8 5 (8.20%) WAP
8 5 (8.20%) Classic ASP
8 5 (8.20%) XSLT
9 3 (4.92%) J2ME
9 3 (4.92%) Google Maps API
10 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (70.49%) GIS
2 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.20%) Statistics
3 5 (8.20%) iPhone
4 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.28%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.64%) LLPG
6 1 (1.64%) NHS
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) RIA
6 1 (1.64%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (1.64%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.64%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Android
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.92%) UNIX
5 2 (3.28%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) SOA
1 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
2 10 (16.39%) OO
3 8 (13.11%) UML
4 7 (11.48%) Scrum
4 7 (11.48%) Integration Testing
4 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
4 7 (11.48%) Data Transformation
4 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
5 6 (9.84%) MVVM
5 6 (9.84%) OOD
5 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
5 6 (9.84%) ETL
5 6 (9.84%) MVC
6 5 (8.20%) Validation
6 5 (8.20%) CAD
6 5 (8.20%) Data Management
7 4 (6.56%) Data Security
7 4 (6.56%) Data Validation
7 4 (6.56%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) Java
3 10 (16.39%) Python
4 9 (14.75%) C#
5 7 (11.48%) Ruby
6 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) C
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Magik
8 1 (1.64%) MapBasic
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) MCSE
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) HND
6 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) JTAG
2 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Mapinfo
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Google
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (1.64%) Intergraph
5 1 (1.64%) Lagan
5 1 (1.64%) Civica