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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI
Rank 152 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ESRI 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.052% - 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% - 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£398 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-53.84% +131.21%
ESRI
England

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
1773 1353 1111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.67% 43.60% 45.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 645 504
Average daily rate £400 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 110 88
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.08 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.31% +26.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ESRI across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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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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
Cheshire - 2 £398 -
ESRI
England

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ESRI 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 ESRI.

1 8 (100.00%) GIS
1 8 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Data Management
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Spatial
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Dojo
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
5 3 (37.50%) TIBCO Hawk
5 3 (37.50%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) VBA
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Google

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ESRI 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 ESRI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (12.50%) ArcSDE
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Dojo
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
3 1 (12.50%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo