The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing ESRI 10 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.58% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 1.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £455 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.96 £47.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-74.82% +295.83%

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
751 1073 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.65% 41.48% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 588 482
Median daily rate £360 £363 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 25
Median hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% +58.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ESRI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ESRI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ESRI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ESRI
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ESRI Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ESRI
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 ESRI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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 +16 10 £350 -30.00%
ESRI
UK

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ESRI.

1 48 (96.00%) JavaScript
1 48 (96.00%) Python
2 47 (94.00%) Java
2 47 (94.00%) PostGIS
2 47 (94.00%) Leaflet
2 47 (94.00%) GeoServer
2 47 (94.00%) OpenLayers
3 43 (86.00%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (84.00%) Scrum
5 34 (68.00%) GIS
6 32 (64.00%) Open Source
7 31 (62.00%) Cucumber
7 31 (62.00%) AngularJS
7 31 (62.00%) Maven
7 31 (62.00%) JIRA
8 30 (60.00%) TDD
8 30 (60.00%) Gradle
8 30 (60.00%) JBehave
8 30 (60.00%) BDD
9 28 (56.00%) Degree
10 16 (32.00%) SDLC
11 15 (30.00%) Ansible
11 15 (30.00%) REST
11 15 (30.00%) Artifactory
11 15 (30.00%) Jenkins
11 15 (30.00%) Selenium
12 14 (28.00%) QA
12 14 (28.00%) Web Services
12 14 (28.00%) NoSQL
12 14 (28.00%) Microservices

ESRI
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 47 (94.00%) GeoServer
2 3 (6.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) GIS
2 14 (28.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (26.00%) Spatial Data
4 4 (8.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (62.00%) Cucumber
1 31 (62.00%) JIRA
1 31 (62.00%) Maven
2 30 (60.00%) Gradle
2 30 (60.00%) JBehave
3 15 (30.00%) Artifactory
3 15 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (30.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 47 (94.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) GIS Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Python Developer
4 13 (26.00%) Angular Developer
4 13 (26.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (26.00%) Open Source Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (12.00%) GIS Web Developer
7 4 (8.00%) AWS Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Digital Developer
9 1 (2.00%) GIS Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.00%) UAT Manager
9 1 (2.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (94.00%) Leaflet
1 47 (94.00%) OpenLayers
1 47 (94.00%) PostGIS
2 31 (62.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (30.00%) REST
4 14 (28.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (86.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (84.00%) Scrum
3 32 (64.00%) Open Source
4 30 (60.00%) BDD
4 30 (60.00%) TDD
5 16 (32.00%) SDLC
6 14 (28.00%) Microservices
7 13 (26.00%) Open Source Development
8 12 (24.00%) Web Development
9 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
9 10 (20.00%) Migration
10 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
11 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) JavaScript
1 48 (96.00%) Python
2 47 (94.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 1 (2.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle