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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI
Rank 238 234 223
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing ESRI 15 1 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.011% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.023% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 17
Average daily rate
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£325 - £430
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £294 £365
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -19.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £18.03 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-41.76% +28.78%
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
4370 4303 4983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.93% 49.00% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2276 2185 2156
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 250 287
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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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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 +13 9 £375 -
Hampshire - 5 £313 -
Middlesex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
ESRI
England

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) ArcGIS
3 19 (59.38%) .NET
4 18 (56.25%) Oracle
5 17 (53.13%) Java
6 16 (50.00%) GIS
7 12 (37.50%) ETL
8 10 (31.25%) Data Mining
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (31.25%) Data Analysis
8 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 10 (31.25%) Statistics
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
9 9 (28.13%) Degree
10 8 (25.00%) Data Transformation
11 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
11 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
11 7 (21.88%) SoapUI
11 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
11 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
11 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
11 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
11 7 (21.88%) Ruby
11 7 (21.88%) SOAP
11 7 (21.88%) Web Services
11 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.88%) Scrum
11 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (18.75%) Management Information System

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 20 (62.50%) ArcGIS
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Spatial
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) RTCP
2 1 (3.13%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (31.25%) Data Mining
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
1 7 (21.88%) SoapUI
1 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (12.50%) GIS Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Graduate
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior GIS Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) GIS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) SOAP
2 7 (21.88%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.75%) ArcObjects
4 5 (15.63%) Middleware
4 5 (15.63%) XML
4 5 (15.63%) XSLT
4 5 (15.63%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) WAP
5 1 (3.13%) SyncML
5 1 (3.13%) WCF
5 1 (3.13%) WPF
5 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) GIS
2 10 (31.25%) Statistics
3 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
5 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) iPhone
6 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ETL
2 10 (31.25%) Data Analysis
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) SOA
6 5 (15.63%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Validation
7 4 (12.50%) Data Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Network Management
8 3 (9.38%) MODAF
9 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
9 2 (6.25%) User Stories
10 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (3.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby
4 4 (12.50%) Python
4 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) MCSE
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Fujitsu