The first table below looks at the demand for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Reading region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 63 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.82% 0.083%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.03% 4.26% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£70 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-86.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £525 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.19% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -43.93%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
197 188 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.13% 19.32% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 83 66
Average daily rate £350 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -54.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
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ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 8 (88.89%) GIS
2 5 (55.56%) ESRI
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Statistics
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) ArcObjects
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) Data Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 3 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (11.11%) MODAF
6 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) GIS Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior GIS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ArcObjects
3 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) GIS
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
1 3 (33.33%) Validation
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) MODAF
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) ESRI
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu