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 23 January 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 384 390 357
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -33
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 7 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.014% 0.073%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.074% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £205 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £287 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £90.00 £13.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+554.54% -5.17%
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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
3954 4029 3665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.82% 18.40% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2784 2729 2414
Average daily rate £422 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 82 140
Average hourly rate £21.75 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.31% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.38 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -0.13%

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 23 January 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 22 (75.86%) ESRI
2 19 (65.52%) GIS
3 13 (44.83%) Google
4 12 (41.38%) C#
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Google Maps API
4 12 (41.38%) Degree
5 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 11 (37.93%) ETL
5 11 (37.93%) Web Development
6 10 (34.48%) HTTP
6 10 (34.48%) WSDL
6 10 (34.48%) JMS
6 10 (34.48%) SSL
6 10 (34.48%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) SOAP
6 10 (34.48%) XML
6 10 (34.48%) Data Integration
7 9 (31.03%) REST
7 9 (31.03%) CAD
7 9 (31.03%) Data Management
7 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
7 9 (31.03%) Scrum
7 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
8 8 (27.59%) SysML
8 8 (27.59%) UML
9 7 (24.14%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) ITIL

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (6.90%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.45%) MicroStation
2 1 (3.45%) ProjectWise
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) HTTP
1 10 (34.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SSDT
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) OLTP
General
1 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) GIS Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Senior GIS Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) GIS Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) GIS Technician
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Senior GIS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) GIS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Google Maps API
2 10 (34.48%) SOAP
2 10 (34.48%) XML
2 10 (34.48%) JMS
2 10 (34.48%) WSDL
3 9 (31.03%) REST
4 5 (17.24%) .NET
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) ArcObjects
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) GIS
2 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (34.48%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Neural Network
4 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ETL
1 11 (37.93%) Web Development
2 9 (31.03%) CAD
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Scrum
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Data Management
3 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
3 8 (27.59%) UML
3 8 (27.59%) SysML
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Business Development
6 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) C
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) ESRI
2 13 (44.83%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Mapinfo
4 2 (6.90%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.45%) Autodesk
5 1 (3.45%) Tableau