The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 142 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -6
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 1 3 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.031% 0.14% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.81% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 25
Average daily rate
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- £600 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +84.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £600 £360
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £24.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £21.99
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -57.93%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
524 372 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.24% 16.81% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 230 293
Average daily rate £360 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 25
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £30.00
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (75.00%) GIS
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (25.00%) Moq
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ESRI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) RIA
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo
3 1 (25.00%) CAD

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Technician
1 1 (25.00%) CAD Technician
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) CAD
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI