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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 122 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 10 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% - 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £600 £360
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £24.98
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -62.96%
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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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
504 521 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.84% 18.16% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 238 375
Average daily rate £325 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 56 55
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 £20.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% -4.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.67 £34.80 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 August 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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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
Merseyside - - - -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) GIS
2 7 (70.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) ESRI
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (10.00%) CAD
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) ArcSDE
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) ArcSDE
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) GIS Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) GIS Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) GIS Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) CAD
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) ESRI
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle