The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 582 562 564
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing ESRI 45 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.071% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 9
Average daily rate £450 £450 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £396 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £438 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +15.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -54.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £21.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -53.84%
ESRI
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22469 22994 22489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.85% 45.36% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14020 13322 12957
Average daily rate £413 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1014 1010
Average hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ESRI across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

ESRI Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
North West +7 14 £475 +19.49%
South East -18 14 £463 +8.82%
London +1 8 £375 - 2
West Midlands -5 3 £400 -13.51%
East of England -2 2 £550 +22.22%
East Midlands - 2 £400 -
South West +1 1 - -
ESRI
UK

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 54 (75.00%) GIS
2 32 (44.44%) Java
3 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 29 (40.28%) ArcGIS
4 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (31.94%) Web Services
6 19 (26.39%) Oracle
6 19 (26.39%) PostGIS
7 18 (25.00%) REST
7 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 17 (23.61%) Python
9 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 16 (22.22%) Maven
10 15 (20.83%) Open Source
10 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
10 15 (20.83%) GeoServer
11 14 (19.44%) OpenLayers
11 14 (19.44%) SQL
12 13 (18.06%) HTML
12 13 (18.06%) CSS
12 13 (18.06%) Leaflet
13 12 (16.67%) Data Migration
13 12 (16.67%) jQuery
13 12 (16.67%) DV Cleared
13 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 12 (16.67%) Subversion
13 12 (16.67%) Migration
13 12 (16.67%) MVC
14 11 (15.28%) TOGAF

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 29 (40.28%) ArcGIS
2 15 (20.83%) GeoServer
3 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 10 (13.89%) GlassFish
4 10 (13.89%) JBoss
5 8 (11.11%) ArcSDE
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (4.17%) Node.js
8 2 (2.78%) Apache
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.39%) CMS
9 1 (1.39%) Drupal
9 1 (1.39%) Smallworld
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Office
2 6 (8.33%) ArcView
3 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Maximo
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.39%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) IaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) PaaS
2 3 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SSL
2 3 (4.17%) FTP
3 2 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (75.00%) GIS
2 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.28%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.39%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Maven
2 12 (16.67%) Subversion
3 11 (15.28%) Jenkins
4 10 (13.89%) jMock
4 10 (13.89%) JSUnit
4 10 (13.89%) JUnit
4 10 (13.89%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (13.89%) Mockito
4 10 (13.89%) QUnit
5 9 (12.50%) JIRA
6 6 (8.33%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.56%) ClearCase
7 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.56%) Gradle
7 4 (5.56%) JBehave
7 4 (5.56%) Selenium
8 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (4.17%) Toad
9 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Developer
2 11 (15.28%) GIS Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Consultant
3 10 (13.89%) UI Developer
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Architect
5 8 (11.11%) GIS Consultant
6 6 (8.33%) Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (8.33%) HTML Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Spatial Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Development Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) GIS Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Software Integration Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.17%) GIS Technician
9 3 (4.17%) Telecoms Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) Web Services
2 19 (26.39%) PostGIS
3 18 (25.00%) REST
4 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
5 14 (19.44%) OpenLayers
6 13 (18.06%) CSS
6 13 (18.06%) HTML
6 13 (18.06%) Leaflet
7 12 (16.67%) jQuery
8 10 (13.89%) JAXB
8 10 (13.89%) JSP
8 10 (13.89%) JSTL
8 10 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (13.89%) RequireJS
8 10 (13.89%) Spring
8 10 (13.89%) Spring MVC
9 7 (9.72%) SOAP
10 6 (8.33%) XML
11 4 (5.56%) .NET
11 4 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.39%) Social Network
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
1 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.83%) Open Source
3 12 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 12 (16.67%) Migration
3 12 (16.67%) MVC
4 11 (15.28%) TOGAF
4 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
5 10 (13.89%) ETL
6 9 (12.50%) SDLC
7 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.33%) ITIL
7 6 (8.33%) Scrum
7 6 (8.33%) SOA
7 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.33%) UML
8 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) Information Architecture
8 5 (6.94%) Project Management
8 5 (6.94%) SysML
8 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) Java
2 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.61%) Python
4 14 (19.44%) SQL
5 10 (13.89%) PL/SQL
6 6 (8.33%) C
7 2 (2.78%) C#
8 1 (1.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.17%) BC Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) IBM
4 4 (5.56%) Fujitsu
4 4 (5.56%) Google
4 4 (5.56%) Lumension
4 4 (5.56%) Mapinfo
4 4 (5.56%) Sophos
5 3 (4.17%) Citrix
5 3 (4.17%) Luciad
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
5 3 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (2.78%) Zend
7 1 (1.39%) Minitab
7 1 (1.39%) SIMUL8