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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI
Rank 539 544 503
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -41
Contract jobs citing ESRI 31 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.054% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £294 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.19% -30.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £10.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 - £17.50
ESRI
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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
22339 21648 19459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.23% 45.13% 46.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13193 12567 10704
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £223 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1023 1000 1104
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 West +15 10 £510 -0.48%
East of England - 9 £450 - 2
South East -12 7 £425 +32.81%
London -2 2 - -
West Midlands -8 2 £463 +85.00%
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
ESRI
UK

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 53 (73.61%) GIS
2 37 (51.39%) ArcGIS
3 29 (40.28%) Oracle
4 19 (26.39%) Python
5 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (19.44%) .NET
6 14 (19.44%) ETL
7 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
7 13 (18.06%) SQL
8 12 (16.67%) Data Management
9 11 (15.28%) SOA
10 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
10 10 (13.89%) Web Services
10 10 (13.89%) TOGAF
11 9 (12.50%) MVC
11 9 (12.50%) Windows
11 9 (12.50%) SOAP
11 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 9 (12.50%) RDBMS
11 9 (12.50%) REST
11 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
12 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (11.11%) Data Integration
12 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (11.11%) SaaS
12 8 (11.11%) PaaS
12 8 (11.11%) IBM
12 8 (11.11%) FTP
12 8 (11.11%) Citrix

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (51.39%) ArcGIS
2 8 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.72%) K2 blackpearl
3 7 (9.72%) ArcSDE
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (1.39%) Drupal
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Maximo
2 3 (4.17%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (11.11%) SaaS
1 8 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.39%) Toad
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.39%) Hudson
3 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) eggPlant
General
1 2 (2.78%) Front Office
1 2 (2.78%) Back Office
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Billing
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) GIS Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Architect
4 12 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) GIS Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Applications Architect
8 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Designer
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Designer
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.56%) GIS Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior GIS Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) .NET
2 10 (13.89%) Web Services
3 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.50%) SOAP
3 9 (12.50%) REST
4 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (9.72%) Entity Framework
5 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
6 5 (6.94%) ArcObjects
7 3 (4.17%) Dojo
7 3 (4.17%) Spring
8 2 (2.78%) JSON
8 2 (2.78%) HTML
8 2 (2.78%) CSS
8 2 (2.78%) jQuery
9 1 (1.39%) Google Maps API
9 1 (1.39%) CSS3
9 1 (1.39%) PostGIS
9 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 53 (73.61%) GIS
2 8 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 7 (9.72%) Visualisation
4 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Android
2 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) ETL
1 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.67%) Data Management
3 11 (15.28%) SOA
4 10 (13.89%) TOGAF
5 9 (12.50%) MVC
6 8 (11.11%) Scrum
7 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.94%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (5.56%) CAD
9 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.56%) Workflow
9 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (4.17%) Project Management
10 3 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) Python
2 13 (18.06%) SQL
3 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.33%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) Java
6 3 (4.17%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) IBM
2 8 (11.11%) Citrix
2 8 (11.11%) VMware
3 6 (8.33%) Mapinfo
3 6 (8.33%) SAP
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.39%) Mercator
6 1 (1.39%) Google