The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 146 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.099% 0.074%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.84% 0.59% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.25% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £13.75 £9.10
% change year-on-year
+38.18% +51.09%
ArcGIS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
596 509 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.05% 16.77% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 270 276
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £451 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.30 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.74% -15.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.34%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Edinburgh -7 5 - -
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 21 (84.00%) GIS
2 17 (68.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) Open Source
2 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
3 14 (56.00%) Data Analysis
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) Dojo
3 14 (56.00%) jQuery
4 12 (48.00%) GeoServer
5 9 (36.00%) PostGIS
5 9 (36.00%) OpenLayers
6 8 (32.00%) User Experience
7 7 (28.00%) Python
8 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Web Development
9 5 (20.00%) Photography
9 5 (20.00%) QGIS
10 4 (16.00%) ESRI
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) Unix
11 3 (12.00%) UML
11 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
11 3 (12.00%) Web Services
11 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (12.00%) TDD
11 3 (12.00%) Data Management
11 3 (12.00%) JIRA
11 3 (12.00%) QA
11 3 (12.00%) Spring
11 3 (12.00%) Maven

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (48.00%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) GIS
2 5 (20.00%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (12.00%) Gradle
1 3 (12.00%) JBehave
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
1 15 (60.00%) GIS Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Angular Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) GIS Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) GIS Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
2 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) Dojo
2 14 (56.00%) jQuery
3 9 (36.00%) OpenLayers
3 9 (36.00%) PostGIS
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) Leaflet
5 3 (12.00%) REST
5 3 (12.00%) Spring
5 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.00%) Photography
3 2 (8.00%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Open Source
2 14 (56.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) BDD
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Microservices
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) UML
4 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) Python
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) ESRI
2 1 (4.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft