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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 146 169 133
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -36
Contract jobs citing ESRI 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.045% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%
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
1613 1788 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.54% 40.41% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 1027 798
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 88 104
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.84 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.09% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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
Manchester - 7 - -
Cheshire +4 1 £325 -
ESRI
England

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 30 (88.24%) GIS
2 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) PostGIS
3 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
4 18 (52.94%) GeoServer
5 15 (44.12%) AngularJS
6 14 (41.18%) Python
6 14 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (41.18%) Java
6 14 (41.18%) TOGAF
6 14 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (41.18%) Domain-Driven Design
6 14 (41.18%) Leaflet
6 14 (41.18%) Information Architecture
6 14 (41.18%) OpenLayers
6 14 (41.18%) Spatial Data
7 12 (35.29%) Open Source
8 9 (26.47%) Web Services
8 9 (26.47%) REST
9 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
9 7 (20.59%) SDLC
10 6 (17.65%) BDD
10 6 (17.65%) CSS
10 6 (17.65%) HTML
10 6 (17.65%) TDD
11 5 (14.71%) Scrum
11 5 (14.71%) Degree
11 5 (14.71%) ArcGIS
11 5 (14.71%) Node.js
11 5 (14.71%) Ember.js

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 18 (52.94%) GeoServer
2 5 (14.71%) ArcGIS
3 3 (8.82%) CMS
3 3 (8.82%) Drupal
4 1 (2.94%) ArcSDE
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (88.24%) GIS
2 14 (41.18%) Spatial Data
3 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) MS Access
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Gradle
2 3 (8.82%) JBehave
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Architect
2 14 (41.18%) Data Architect
3 9 (26.47%) GIS Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Drupal Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Web Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) GIS Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) GIS Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) PostGIS
2 15 (44.12%) AngularJS
3 14 (41.18%) Leaflet
3 14 (41.18%) OpenLayers
4 9 (26.47%) REST
4 9 (26.47%) Web Services
5 6 (17.65%) CSS
5 6 (17.65%) HTML
6 5 (14.71%) Ember.js
6 5 (14.71%) Node.js
7 4 (11.76%) .NET
8 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
8 3 (8.82%) CSS3
8 3 (8.82%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) React
9 2 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (5.88%) jQuery
9 2 (5.88%) JSON
9 2 (5.88%) Laravel
9 2 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Domain-Driven Design
2 14 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (41.18%) Information Architecture
2 14 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (41.18%) TOGAF
3 12 (35.29%) Open Source
4 7 (20.59%) SDLC
5 6 (17.65%) BDD
5 6 (17.65%) TDD
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
8 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Content Management
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Zend
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) SAP