The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 392 385 416
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +31
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 20 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.019% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate £394 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.18% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £275 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £438 £345
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +26.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.10 £14.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-38.30% -37.89%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4282 3897 4403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.70% 18.04% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2944 2503 2664
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 136 126
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
ArcGIS
England

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 April 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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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City of London -12 2 £403 -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (86.96%) GIS
2 13 (56.52%) ESRI
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) .NET
4 11 (47.83%) Oracle
4 11 (47.83%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) ArcSDE
5 10 (43.48%) OO
5 10 (43.48%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) HTML5
6 8 (34.78%) Apache Flex
6 8 (34.78%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
7 7 (30.43%) CSS
7 7 (30.43%) XML
7 7 (30.43%) Adobe
7 7 (30.43%) Ajax
7 7 (30.43%) ArcObjects
7 7 (30.43%) Silverlight
7 7 (30.43%) jQuery
7 7 (30.43%) BlazeDS
7 7 (30.43%) CSS3
8 6 (26.09%) Web Development
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 6 (26.09%) JSON
8 6 (26.09%) OOA/OOD

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (47.83%) ArcSDE
2 2 (8.70%) ArcIMS
3 1 (4.35%) Smallworld
3 1 (4.35%) FormScape
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) AutoCAD
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Systems Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Systems Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) GIS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) GIS Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Database Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) GIS Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) HTML5
3 8 (34.78%) Apache Flex
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 7 (30.43%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) XML
4 7 (30.43%) Ajax
4 7 (30.43%) ArcObjects
4 7 (30.43%) Silverlight
4 7 (30.43%) jQuery
4 7 (30.43%) BlazeDS
4 7 (30.43%) CSS3
5 6 (26.09%) JSON
6 4 (17.39%) WCF
6 4 (17.39%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) GIS
2 1 (4.35%) Remote Sensing
2 1 (4.35%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) Web Development
2 6 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) OOD
4 4 (17.39%) SOA
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) UML
4 4 (17.39%) MVVM
5 3 (13.04%) Release Management
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.70%) CAD
6 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Market Research
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) ESRI
2 11 (47.83%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) Adobe
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
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