The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 418 421 416
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 14 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.027% 0.086%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.14% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 8
Average daily rate £250 £600 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +52.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.49% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £72.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.78% +60.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £13.75 £9.10
% change year-on-year
+38.18% +51.09%
ArcGIS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4468 4323 4221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.41% 19.28% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3194 2911 2935
Average daily rate £450 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £558 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 114 77
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in London

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in London

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in London

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the London 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
City of London - 1 £300 - 1
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 24 (96.00%) GIS
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (48.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) Python
4 12 (48.00%) ESRI
5 11 (44.00%) Mapinfo
5 11 (44.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (32.00%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (32.00%) Big Data
6 8 (32.00%) Analytics
6 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (32.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) SPSS
6 8 (32.00%) SAS Certification
6 8 (32.00%) IBM
6 8 (32.00%) SAS
6 8 (32.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle
6 8 (32.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
7 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (28.00%) Migration
7 7 (28.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (28.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
7 7 (28.00%) Computer Science

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (32.00%) SAS
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) SPSS
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) GIS
2 8 (32.00%) Big Data
2 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (28.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Development Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Software Integration Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms Planner
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Information Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.00%) GIS Support
5 1 (4.00%) SAS Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SPSS Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) CSS
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
1 8 (32.00%) jQuery
2 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 4 (16.00%) Dojo
3 4 (16.00%) GWT
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE
3 4 (16.00%) JSF
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) Leaflet
4 1 (4.00%) OpenLayers
4 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Image Processing
4 4 (16.00%) Process Management
4 4 (16.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Data Validation
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Data Management
7 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) R
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SAS Certification
3 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) ESRI
2 11 (44.00%) Mapinfo
3 8 (32.00%) IBM
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) Fujitsu
5 4 (16.00%) Google
5 4 (16.00%) Lumension
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Sophos