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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 74 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -
Contract jobs citing ESRI 48 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.20% 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.80% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £125 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%
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
1001 1200 1180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.98% 37.50% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 563 636
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £216 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.43 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 +49 40 £425 +240.00%
Glasgow - 7 £385 -
ESRI
UK

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 106 (93.81%) PostGIS
2 104 (92.04%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (84.96%) GIS
3 96 (84.96%) GeoServer
4 94 (83.19%) JavaScript
5 92 (81.42%) Java
5 92 (81.42%) Python
5 92 (81.42%) OpenLayers
5 92 (81.42%) Leaflet
6 81 (71.68%) Scrum
7 70 (61.95%) Open Source
8 60 (53.10%) JIRA
8 60 (53.10%) Maven
8 60 (53.10%) Cucumber
9 59 (52.21%) JBehave
9 59 (52.21%) Gradle
10 49 (43.36%) REST
11 47 (41.59%) Jenkins
12 46 (40.71%) TDD
13 45 (39.82%) Web Services
13 45 (39.82%) Ansible
13 45 (39.82%) Artifactory
13 45 (39.82%) AngularJS
14 43 (38.05%) Selenium
15 41 (36.28%) SDLC
16 38 (33.63%) BDD
17 36 (31.86%) Web Development
18 35 (30.97%) Degree
19 34 (30.09%) Spatial Data
20 29 (25.66%) User Experience

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 96 (84.96%) GeoServer
2 7 (6.19%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.77%) CMS
3 2 (1.77%) Drupal
3 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.88%) Maximo
1 1 (0.88%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 1 (0.88%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (84.96%) GIS
2 34 (30.09%) Spatial Data
3 22 (19.47%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.54%) Big Data
5 2 (1.77%) QGIS
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 60 (53.10%) Cucumber
1 60 (53.10%) JIRA
1 60 (53.10%) Maven
2 59 (52.21%) Gradle
2 59 (52.21%) JBehave
3 47 (41.59%) Jenkins
4 45 (39.82%) Artifactory
5 43 (38.05%) Selenium
6 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (81.42%) Developer
2 61 (53.98%) GIS Developer
3 32 (28.32%) Web Developer
4 20 (17.70%) GIS Web Developer
5 14 (12.39%) Architect
5 14 (12.39%) Data Architect
5 14 (12.39%) Open Source Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Python Developer
7 7 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Angular Developer
9 4 (3.54%) AWS Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Digital Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Consultant
11 2 (1.77%) Agile Developer
11 2 (1.77%) Analyst
11 2 (1.77%) Applications Consultant
11 2 (1.77%) Java Web Developer
11 2 (1.77%) Python Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (93.81%) PostGIS
2 92 (81.42%) Leaflet
2 92 (81.42%) OpenLayers
3 49 (43.36%) REST
4 45 (39.82%) AngularJS
4 45 (39.82%) Web Services
5 2 (1.77%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.77%) CSS
5 2 (1.77%) CSS3
5 2 (1.77%) Ember.js
5 2 (1.77%) HTML
5 2 (1.77%) HTML5
5 2 (1.77%) Node.js
5 2 (1.77%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.66%) User Experience
2 2 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.77%) Unix
1 2 (1.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (92.04%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (71.68%) Scrum
3 70 (61.95%) Open Source
4 46 (40.71%) TDD
5 41 (36.28%) SDLC
6 38 (33.63%) BDD
7 36 (31.86%) Web Development
8 20 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (14.16%) Microservices
10 14 (12.39%) Domain-Driven Design
10 14 (12.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (12.39%) Information Architecture
10 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (12.39%) TOGAF
11 6 (5.31%) Front End Development
12 5 (4.42%) Open Source Development
13 4 (3.54%) MVC
14 3 (2.65%) Data Migration
14 3 (2.65%) Migration
15 2 (1.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (83.19%) JavaScript
2 92 (81.42%) Java
2 92 (81.42%) Python
3 2 (1.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (30.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) ISEB
2 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (23.89%) WCAG
2 20 (17.70%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 45 (39.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle
2 1 (0.88%) Mincom
2 1 (0.88%) SAP
2 1 (0.88%) Siemens
2 1 (0.88%) Triple Point
2 1 (0.88%) Ventyx