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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 404 395 385
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 6 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.083% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.46% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Average daily rate
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£600 £394 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% +43.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £78.00 £45.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +181.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £17.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £113.60 £45.00 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £9.10 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -38.30%
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
4220 4342 3992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.92% 17.93% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2815 2986 2569
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 80 135
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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
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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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
Feltham - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (92.31%) GIS
2 6 (46.15%) ESRI
3 4 (30.77%) Data Management
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) CAD
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) ArcObjects
5 2 (15.38%) ArcSDE
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Mapinfo
6 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) OLTP
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Neural Network

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.38%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.69%) ProjectWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) OLTP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SSDT
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) GIS Technician
2 4 (30.77%) GIS Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior GIS Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) GIS Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) ArcObjects
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Neural Network
2 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) CAD
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) ESRI
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Mapinfo
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau