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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank - 133 -
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 0 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.40% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.96%
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
544 548 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.18% 16.98% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 350 309
Average daily rate £350 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) ISO 14001
3 3 (42.86%) ESRI
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) C

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Database Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) GIS Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) GUI Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) CSS3
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 14001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ESRI
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft