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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 254 220 223
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 4 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.094% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.55% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £90.00 £13.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+566.66% -27.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £90.00 £13.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+566.66% -21.73%
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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
1716 1460 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.45% 17.11% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 782 724
Average daily rate £375 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 74 91
Average hourly rate £19.38 £14.50 £19.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.65% -24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.05 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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
Surrey -5 3 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (84.21%) SQL
1 16 (84.21%) GIS
2 11 (57.89%) ESRI
2 11 (57.89%) Data Management
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle
4 8 (42.11%) ETL
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
5 7 (36.84%) Cartography
5 7 (36.84%) MS Access
5 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
5 7 (36.84%) ArcInfo
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (31.58%) Data Mining
6 6 (31.58%) Statistics
6 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) ArcObjects
7 2 (10.53%) Python
7 2 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.26%) ArcSDE
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (5.26%) ArcSDE
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) ArcInfo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MS Access
1 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (31.58%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Support Technician
1 7 (36.84%) GIS Technician
2 2 (10.53%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) GIS Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.26%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) GIS Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Trainer
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) GIS
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (31.58%) Statistics
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Data Management
2 8 (42.11%) ETL
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
3 7 (36.84%) Cartography
4 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) ESRI
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo