The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI
England / North West
Rank 128 150 135
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Contract jobs citing ESRI 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £290 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.71% +9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £478 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.96 £47.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-74.82% +295.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1174 1621 1440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.77% 41.31% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 865 752
Median daily rate £400 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £517 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 86 111
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +107.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.60 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £47.33 £34.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ESRI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ESRI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ESRI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ESRI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ESRI
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ESRI Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ESRI
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 ESRI within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +14 5 - -
Cumbria - 1 £290 -
ESRI
England

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ESRI 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 ESRI.

1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (84.21%) PostGIS
1 16 (84.21%) GeoServer
2 15 (78.95%) OpenLayers
2 15 (78.95%) Leaflet
2 15 (78.95%) Degree
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
2 15 (78.95%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) Python
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) Maven
3 11 (57.89%) JIRA
3 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
3 11 (57.89%) BDD
3 11 (57.89%) JBehave
3 11 (57.89%) Open Source
3 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
3 11 (57.89%) Gradle
4 10 (52.63%) Data Migration
4 10 (52.63%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) GIS
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
6 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
6 4 (21.05%) Ansible
7 3 (15.79%) ArcGIS
8 1 (5.26%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (5.26%) Data Management

ESRI
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 16 (84.21%) GeoServer
2 3 (15.79%) ArcGIS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
1 11 (57.89%) Gradle
1 11 (57.89%) JBehave
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
1 11 (57.89%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) GIS Developer
2 4 (21.05%) GIS Web Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.26%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) GIS Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Technical Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) PostGIS
2 15 (78.95%) Leaflet
2 15 (78.95%) OpenLayers
3 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) BDD
3 11 (57.89%) Open Source
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) Data Migration
4 10 (52.63%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) SAP