The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 132 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing ESRI 6 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £406 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1164 1356 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.78% 40.95% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 816 875
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 86 77
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £48.91 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ESRI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ESRI Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ESRI
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ESRI Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ESRI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ESRI Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ESRI
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +18 2 - -
Bristol -4 2 £406 -
Dorset +6 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
ESRI
England

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ESRI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for ESRI.

1 11 (91.67%) GIS
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (25.00%) Intranet
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) Back Office
4 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Dojo
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) GIS
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Spatial Data
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) GIS Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (8.33%) GIS Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) GIS Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) GIS Technician
3 1 (8.33%) GIS Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate GIS Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Dojo
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) ArchiMate
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (8.33%) SAP