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 2 September 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.

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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI
Rank 535 539 434
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -105
Contract jobs citing ESRI 43 24 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.049% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.11% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 89
Average daily rate
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£325 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £578 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £313 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.23% -14.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £24.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 - £14.00
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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
23490 22821 24519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.97% 46.72% 46.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13500 12999 12854
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 1046 1044 1231
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 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
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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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 +11 19 £325 - 1
London +20 17 £320 -31.26% 2
North West - 4 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - - - -
South West - - - - 4
East of England - - - - 1
ESRI
UK

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 49 (69.01%) GIS
2 46 (64.79%) ArcGIS
3 34 (47.89%) SQL
4 24 (33.80%) .NET
4 24 (33.80%) Oracle
5 22 (30.99%) Java
6 19 (26.76%) Degree
7 15 (21.13%) ETL
8 14 (19.72%) Python
8 14 (19.72%) Data Management
9 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
10 12 (16.90%) Windows
10 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
10 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
11 11 (15.49%) ArcObjects
11 11 (15.49%) Data Analysis
12 10 (14.08%) Statistics
12 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
12 10 (14.08%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (14.08%) SOAP
12 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (14.08%) Data Mining
13 9 (12.68%) Scrum
13 9 (12.68%) Data Transformation
14 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
14 8 (11.27%) Web Services
14 8 (11.27%) XML
15 7 (9.86%) JavaScript

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 46 (64.79%) ArcGIS
2 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (5.63%) Smallworld
5 2 (2.82%) ArcSDE
5 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Maximo
1 1 (1.41%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) RTCP
1 6 (8.45%) RTP
2 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 3 (4.23%) SSL
3 2 (2.82%) GSM
3 2 (2.82%) SMS
3 2 (2.82%) RFID
3 2 (2.82%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (14.08%) Data Mining
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Cucumber
1 7 (9.86%) SoapUI
1 7 (9.86%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.41%) MSTest
3 1 (1.41%) Moq
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.63%) Military
2 3 (4.23%) Local Government
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 11 (15.49%) GIS Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Consultant
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate
8 4 (5.63%) Senior GIS Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.63%) GIS Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.82%) Programmer
10 2 (2.82%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) .NET
2 11 (15.49%) ArcObjects
3 10 (14.08%) SOAP
4 8 (11.27%) Web Services
4 8 (11.27%) XML
5 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.45%) Silverlight
6 6 (8.45%) J2EE
6 6 (8.45%) SyncML
7 5 (7.04%) Middleware
7 5 (7.04%) WAP
7 5 (7.04%) HTML
7 5 (7.04%) Classic ASP
7 5 (7.04%) XSLT
7 5 (7.04%) Google Maps API
8 3 (4.23%) WCF
8 3 (4.23%) REST
8 3 (4.23%) J2ME
8 3 (4.23%) JMS
8 3 (4.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (69.01%) GIS
2 10 (14.08%) Statistics
3 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.63%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.63%) iPhone
5 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.23%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.82%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.41%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.41%) NHS
8 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.41%) RIA
8 1 (1.41%) Remote Sensing
8 1 (1.41%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.41%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Windows CE
4 2 (2.82%) UNIX
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ETL
2 14 (19.72%) Data Management
3 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
4 11 (15.49%) Data Analysis
5 9 (12.68%) Scrum
5 9 (12.68%) Data Transformation
6 7 (9.86%) Integration Testing
6 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
6 7 (9.86%) Test Strategy
6 7 (9.86%) SOA
7 6 (8.45%) UML
7 6 (8.45%) OO
8 5 (7.04%) CAD
8 5 (7.04%) Validation
8 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.63%) Use Case
9 4 (5.63%) Data Security
9 4 (5.63%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 22 (30.99%) Java
3 14 (19.72%) Python
4 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.86%) Ruby
5 6 (8.45%) C#
6 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) C
8 1 (1.41%) Magik
8 1 (1.41%) MapBasic
8 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) MCSE
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) HND
6 1 (1.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) JTAG
2 1 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.04%) Mapinfo
3 5 (7.04%) Google
4 3 (4.23%) SAP
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.41%) Intergraph