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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 150 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 2 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.058% - 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% - 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
552 644 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.88% 14.89% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 391 258
Median daily rate £375 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 33 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £42.62 £36.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 2 £325 -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) ESRI
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) GIS
2 4 (80.00%) GeoServer
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Drupal
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) GeoServer
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSDE
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) GIS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Web Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) React
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) ArcObjects
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) PostGIS
4 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Coaching
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) ESRI
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft