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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI ArcGIS
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 1 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% 0.83% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.38% 4.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £90.00
% change year-on-year
-32.00% -72.22%

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
262 535 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.73% 20.23% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 318 237
Median daily rate £338 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.18% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.02 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.92% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +2 1 £350 -22.22%
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) GIS
1 3 (100.00%) ESRI
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management

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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ESRI
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle