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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 136 138 141
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing ESRI 8 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.28% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.72% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £325 £511 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.39% -0.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £32.25 £50.50
% change year-on-year
-62.79% -36.13%
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
1359 1257 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.57% 39.28% 41.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 772 789
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 62
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.25 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 -6 3 £356 -
Dorset -3 2 - -
Bristol +1 1 £325 -
Devon - 1 - -
ESRI
England

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 9 (100.00%) GIS
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) ArcGIS
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Dojo
6 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) PostGIS
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
6 1 (11.11%) QGIS
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL

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 (44.44%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) ArcGIS
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) QGIS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) GIS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Technician
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate GIS Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior GIS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Dojo
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
2 1 (11.11%) SAP