The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 64 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.61% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.54% 3.02% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
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- £225 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £9.10 £8.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £9.10 £12.13
% change year-on-year
+45.60% -24.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
130 199 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.49% 20.18% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 105 68
Average daily rate £413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £190 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 20
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.88 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.70 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 6 (100.00%) GIS
2 4 (66.67%) ESRI
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) ArcSDE
2 4 (66.67%) ArcObjects
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 2 (33.33%) GIS Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Mapinfo
2 4 (66.67%) ESRI
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft