The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 126 117 114
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.16% 0.98% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £498 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.59% +165.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £485 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +49.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £90.00 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+620.00% -13.79%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
517 409 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.44% 15.32% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 207 263
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £202 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 37
Average hourly rate £18.25 £21.77 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.16% +18.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.31 £25.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (100.00%) GIS
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) Python
4 8 (66.67%) ESRI
5 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (50.00%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Data Management
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (16.67%) VBA
8 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Google
8 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) Drupal
8 2 (16.67%) Google Maps API
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) User Stories
8 2 (16.67%) PHP
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) ETL
8 2 (16.67%) Workflow
8 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (8.33%) Mapinfo
9 1 (8.33%) TIBCO

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (16.67%) Drupal
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) ArcSDE
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) GIS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (8.33%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) WCF
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Google Maps API
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) ArcObjects
4 1 (8.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) ESRI
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Mapinfo
4 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
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