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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 234 228 224
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 14 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.046% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 0.27% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 24
Average daily rate
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£375 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £600 £360
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £50.50 £8.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+531.25% -57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £21.99
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -57.93%
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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
1731 1464 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.63% 16.74% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 811 844
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 69 85
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +14 9 £375 -
Surrey - 3 £350 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - - - -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcGIS.

1 21 (70.00%) ESRI
2 19 (63.33%) GIS
3 18 (60.00%) Oracle
4 14 (46.67%) SQL
5 12 (40.00%) ETL
6 11 (36.67%) .NET
7 10 (33.33%) Java
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (33.33%) Data Mining
7 10 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 10 (33.33%) Statistics
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
9 8 (26.67%) Data Management
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 6 (20.00%) SOA
11 6 (20.00%) Windows
11 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.00%) Degree
11 6 (20.00%) ArcObjects
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle Spatial

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) MS Access
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Military
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) GIS Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Senior GIS Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) GIS Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Database Architect
5 1 (3.33%) WPF Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Trainer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) ArcObjects
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 5 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (16.67%) XSLT
3 5 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) Google Maps API
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) WPF
4 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) GIS
2 10 (33.33%) Statistics
3 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ETL
2 10 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Validation
5 4 (13.33%) Data Validation
6 3 (10.00%) Network Management
6 3 (10.00%) MODAF
7 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.33%) MVVM
8 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.33%) Analytics
8 1 (3.33%) Data Transformation
8 1 (3.33%) Cartography
8 1 (3.33%) UML
8 1 (3.33%) OO
8 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) ESRI
2 18 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.33%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Wonderware