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 18 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 405 414 384
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -30
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 24 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.044% 0.093%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 0.24% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 14
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £174 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £398 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.25 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -60.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.23 £15.85 £40.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £18.65 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -43.93%
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
4555 4512 4645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.62% 18.23% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3054 2981 2991
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 104 163
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £59.00 £42.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ArcGIS Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 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 Croydon - - - -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 20 (68.97%) ESRI
2 18 (62.07%) GIS
3 13 (44.83%) Google
3 13 (44.83%) Google Maps API
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (31.03%) Data Integration
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 9 (31.03%) C#
6 9 (31.03%) SOAP
6 9 (31.03%) XML
6 9 (31.03%) ETL
6 9 (31.03%) HTTP
6 9 (31.03%) WSDL
6 9 (31.03%) SSL
6 9 (31.03%) JMS
6 9 (31.03%) Web Development
7 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) UML
7 8 (27.59%) REST
8 7 (24.14%) CAD
8 7 (24.14%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) Data Management
8 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
8 7 (24.14%) SysML
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.45%) MicroStation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) HTTP
1 9 (31.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MS Access
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
1 7 (24.14%) GIS Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) GIS Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior GIS Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) GIS Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.45%) Production Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) GIS Manager
6 1 (3.45%) GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Google Maps API
2 9 (31.03%) SOAP
2 9 (31.03%) XML
2 9 (31.03%) JMS
2 9 (31.03%) WSDL
3 8 (27.59%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) .NET
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.90%) ArcObjects
6 1 (3.45%) WCF
6 1 (3.45%) WPF
6 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) GIS
2 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (31.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ETL
1 9 (31.03%) Web Development
2 8 (27.59%) UML
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) SysML
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Data Management
3 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
3 7 (24.14%) CAD
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) MVVM
6 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.45%) Cartography
6 1 (3.45%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) C
6 1 (3.45%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) ESRI
2 13 (44.83%) Google
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Mapinfo
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Xamarin
6 1 (3.45%) Adobe
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix