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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 108 131 124
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing ESRI 37 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 0.034% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 2.71% 0.097% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -
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
1367 1035 991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 47.11% 35.53% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 529 468
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 45 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.57 £12.19 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.85 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 25 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 +30 37 £475 -
ESRI
UK

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 50 (90.91%) GIS
2 48 (87.27%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (87.27%) PostGIS
3 45 (81.82%) GeoServer
4 42 (76.36%) Open Source
5 40 (72.73%) OpenLayers
5 40 (72.73%) Java
5 40 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 40 (72.73%) Python
6 39 (70.91%) Leaflet
7 38 (69.09%) REST
7 38 (69.09%) Web Services
8 29 (52.73%) AngularJS
8 29 (52.73%) SDLC
9 27 (49.09%) NoSQL
9 27 (49.09%) Gradle
9 27 (49.09%) Cucumber
9 27 (49.09%) JBehave
9 27 (49.09%) Maven
9 27 (49.09%) JIRA
10 26 (47.27%) Selenium
11 22 (40.00%) Scrum
12 20 (36.36%) QA
13 15 (27.27%) TDD
14 11 (20.00%) BDD
14 11 (20.00%) Artifactory
14 11 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 11 (20.00%) Ansible
15 10 (18.18%) User Experience
15 10 (18.18%) 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 45 (81.82%) GeoServer
2 4 (7.27%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (90.91%) GIS
2 27 (49.09%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.91%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 27 (49.09%) Cucumber
1 27 (49.09%) Gradle
1 27 (49.09%) JBehave
1 27 (49.09%) JIRA
1 27 (49.09%) Maven
2 26 (47.27%) Selenium
3 11 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 11 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Developer
2 37 (67.27%) GIS Developer
3 9 (16.36%) GIS Web Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Web Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Data Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Open Source Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Analyst
6 1 (1.82%) Data Analyst
6 1 (1.82%) GIS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (87.27%) PostGIS
2 40 (72.73%) OpenLayers
3 39 (70.91%) Leaflet
4 38 (69.09%) REST
4 38 (69.09%) Web Services
5 29 (52.73%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (5.45%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (76.36%) Open Source
3 29 (52.73%) SDLC
4 22 (40.00%) Scrum
5 15 (27.27%) TDD
6 11 (20.00%) BDD
7 10 (18.18%) Microservices
8 9 (16.36%) Web Development
9 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.55%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (14.55%) Information Architecture
9 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.55%) TOGAF
10 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
11 4 (7.27%) MVC
12 3 (5.45%) Data Management
13 1 (1.82%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) Java
1 40 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 40 (72.73%) Python
2 6 (10.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (36.36%) QA
2 10 (18.18%) WCAG
3 3 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle