The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 254 256 234
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 7 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.085% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 0.85% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 8
Median daily rate £300 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +15.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £411 £345
% change year-on-year
-24.01% +19.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -27.27%
ArcGIS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1588 1888 1687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.33% 19.13% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 1152 908
Median daily rate £420 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 61 73
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.02 £41.40 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.43% +20.83%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Hampshire +16 4 - -
Berkshire +11 2 £300 -
Sussex - 1 - -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 6 (75.00%) GIS
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) Stata
3 3 (37.50%) Text Mining
3 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) R
3 3 (37.50%) QGIS
3 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) Spatial Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Postgraduate
4 2 (25.00%) Spatial Data
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Perch
5 1 (12.50%) GeoServer
5 1 (12.50%) OpenLayers
5 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (12.50%) Linear Programming
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
1 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) GeoServer
2 1 (12.50%) Perch
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Stata
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) GIS
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) QGIS
2 3 (37.50%) Text Mining
3 2 (25.00%) Spatial Data
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Statistical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) GIS Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Spatial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) GIS Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
1 1 (12.50%) OpenLayers
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Sensing
2 1 (12.50%) Social Network
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
1 3 (37.50%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Linear Programming
2 1 (12.50%) Monte Carlo Method
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
2 1 (12.50%) RAD
2 1 (12.50%) RDF
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ESRI
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SIMUL8