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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 92 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Contract jobs citing ESRI 27 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £268
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +68.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.98 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% -4.16%
ESRI
UK

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
967 1161 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.94% 40.19% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 594 568
Median daily rate £340 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.72 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.55 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 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 +34 21 £400 - 1
Glasgow - 6 £393 -
ESRI
UK

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 78 (90.70%) PostGIS
2 77 (89.53%) GeoServer
3 76 (88.37%) JavaScript
3 76 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (86.05%) Python
5 73 (84.88%) Java
5 73 (84.88%) OpenLayers
5 73 (84.88%) Leaflet
6 68 (79.07%) Scrum
7 64 (74.42%) GIS
8 52 (60.47%) Open Source
9 48 (55.81%) Cucumber
9 48 (55.81%) Maven
9 48 (55.81%) JIRA
10 47 (54.65%) Gradle
10 47 (54.65%) JBehave
11 41 (47.67%) TDD
12 40 (46.51%) Degree
13 39 (45.35%) AngularJS
14 38 (44.19%) BDD
15 34 (39.53%) Jenkins
16 32 (37.21%) Ansible
16 32 (37.21%) Artifactory
17 26 (30.23%) REST
17 26 (30.23%) Web Development
17 26 (30.23%) Selenium
18 22 (25.58%) Web Services
19 21 (24.42%) SDLC
20 17 (19.77%) User Experience
21 16 (18.60%) Spatial Data

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 77 (89.53%) GeoServer
2 8 (9.30%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.33%) Drupal
3 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.16%) Maximo
1 1 (1.16%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 1 (1.16%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (74.42%) GIS
2 16 (18.60%) Spatial Data
3 11 (12.79%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.65%) Big Data
5 2 (2.33%) QGIS
6 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (55.81%) Cucumber
1 48 (55.81%) JIRA
1 48 (55.81%) Maven
2 47 (54.65%) Gradle
2 47 (54.65%) JBehave
3 34 (39.53%) Jenkins
4 32 (37.21%) Artifactory
5 26 (30.23%) Selenium
6 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (84.88%) Developer
2 33 (38.37%) GIS Developer
3 22 (25.58%) Web Developer
4 15 (17.44%) Java Developer
4 15 (17.44%) Python Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Open Source Developer
6 11 (12.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (11.63%) GIS Web Developer
8 9 (10.47%) Angular Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Architect
9 5 (5.81%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.65%) AWS Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Big Data Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Digital Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Consultant
12 2 (2.33%) Agile Developer
12 2 (2.33%) Applications Consultant
12 2 (2.33%) Drupal Consultant
12 2 (2.33%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (90.70%) PostGIS
2 73 (84.88%) Leaflet
2 73 (84.88%) OpenLayers
3 39 (45.35%) AngularJS
4 26 (30.23%) REST
5 22 (25.58%) Web Services
6 3 (3.49%) HTML
7 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.33%) CSS
7 2 (2.33%) CSS3
7 2 (2.33%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.33%) HTML5
7 2 (2.33%) Node.js
7 2 (2.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) User Experience
2 2 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.16%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Unix
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (79.07%) Scrum
3 52 (60.47%) Open Source
4 41 (47.67%) TDD
5 38 (44.19%) BDD
6 26 (30.23%) Web Development
7 21 (24.42%) SDLC
8 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.79%) Microservices
9 10 (11.63%) Data Migration
9 10 (11.63%) Migration
10 9 (10.47%) Open Source Development
11 6 (6.98%) Front End Development
12 5 (5.81%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (5.81%) Information Architecture
12 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.81%) TOGAF
13 2 (2.33%) Content Management
13 2 (2.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (88.37%) JavaScript
2 74 (86.05%) Python
3 73 (84.88%) Java
4 2 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (46.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) ISEB
2 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) WCAG
2 11 (12.79%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 32 (37.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle
2 1 (1.16%) Mincom
2 1 (1.16%) SAP
2 1 (1.16%) Siemens
2 1 (1.16%) Triple Point
2 1 (1.16%) Ventyx