The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services 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 ESRI 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI
Rank 254 219 230
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +11
Contract jobs citing ESRI 4 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-70.00% +37.93%
ESRI
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4812 3944 4079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.92% 46.22% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2537 2023 1911
Average daily rate £370 £363 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 212 346
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ESRI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ESRI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ESRI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ESRI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ESRI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ESRI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ESRI
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 ESRI 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
Berkshire - 2 £400 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £335 -
Surrey - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
ESRI
England

ESRI
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 ESRI 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 ESRI.

1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) ArcGIS
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) GIS
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) ETL
5 7 (36.84%) SOAP
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 7 (36.84%) Ruby
5 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
5 7 (36.84%) SoapUI
5 7 (36.84%) Test Strategy
5 7 (36.84%) SpecFlow
6 6 (31.58%) Data Transformation
6 6 (31.58%) Statistics
6 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Data Mining
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
8 4 (21.05%) Data Management
9 3 (15.79%) Validation
10 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
10 2 (10.53%) Degree
10 2 (10.53%) ArcObjects

ESRI
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 ESRI 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 ESRI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.26%) ArcSDE
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (31.58%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
1 7 (36.84%) SoapUI
1 7 (36.84%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Billing
1 1 (5.26%) Local Government
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) GIS Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) SOAP
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) GIS
2 6 (31.58%) Statistics
3 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ETL
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
2 7 (36.84%) Test Strategy
3 6 (31.58%) Data Transformation
3 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Data Management
6 3 (15.79%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
8 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
8 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo