The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 553 558 467
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -91
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 48 17 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.032% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 0.19% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 83
Average daily rate
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£373 £600 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.83% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £304 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £600 £360
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 5
Average hourly rate £24.75 £9.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.56% -45.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £8.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £15.85 £41.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -45.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9938 9115 10164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.14% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5841 5291 5782
Average daily rate £375 £370 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 380 478
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcGIS within the UK.

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ArcGIS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS within the UK.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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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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
England +4 42 £362 -39.75% 4
London +27 17 £263 -19.23% 1
South East +9 13 £400 - 2
North West - 10 £350 -
Berkshire +9 8 £400 - 1
Reading +16 6 £425 - 1
Wales -5 6 £403 - 1
City of London - 4 £350 -
Surrey - 2 £350 - 1
South West -33 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Cambridge - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 69 (77.53%) GIS
2 48 (53.93%) ESRI
3 29 (32.58%) .NET
3 29 (32.58%) Oracle
4 28 (31.46%) SQL
4 28 (31.46%) Python
5 22 (24.72%) Java
6 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
6 21 (23.60%) Data Management
7 19 (21.35%) Degree
7 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
8 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
9 17 (19.10%) C#
10 15 (16.85%) MS Excel
10 15 (16.85%) XML
10 15 (16.85%) ETL
10 15 (16.85%) Data Analysis
11 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
12 12 (13.48%) Windows
12 12 (13.48%) HTML
12 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET
12 12 (13.48%) ArcObjects
13 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
13 11 (12.36%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (12.36%) Statistics
14 10 (11.24%) ArcSDE
14 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
14 10 (11.24%) Data Mining
14 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
1 10 (11.24%) ArcSDE
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (3.37%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) AutoCAD
3 3 (3.37%) MS Office
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.12%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) assyst
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) OpenWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) HTTP
1 3 (3.37%) SSL
2 2 (2.25%) Network Security
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (11.24%) Data Mining
3 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.49%) MS Access
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.12%) MSTest
3 1 (1.12%) Moq
General
1 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.25%) Military
2 1 (1.12%) Back Office
2 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Analyst
2 23 (25.84%) Developer
3 19 (21.35%) GIS Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) GIS Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Systems Developer
7 5 (5.62%) GIS Technician
7 5 (5.62%) Senior GIS Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) GIS Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Systems Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.37%) Administrator
9 3 (3.37%) Trainer
10 2 (2.25%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.25%) Programmer
10 2 (2.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.58%) .NET
2 15 (16.85%) XML
3 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET
3 12 (13.48%) HTML
3 12 (13.48%) ArcObjects
4 10 (11.24%) HTML5
5 9 (10.11%) jQuery
5 9 (10.11%) CSS
6 8 (8.99%) Apache Flex
6 8 (8.99%) WCF
6 8 (8.99%) Ajax
6 8 (8.99%) Silverlight
6 8 (8.99%) CSS3
7 7 (7.87%) Google Maps API
7 7 (7.87%) BlazeDS
8 6 (6.74%) Middleware
8 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.74%) JSON
9 5 (5.62%) Web Services
9 5 (5.62%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (77.53%) GIS
2 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.36%) Statistics
4 3 (3.37%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.37%) Open Source
5 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) RIA
5 1 (1.12%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (1.12%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.49%) UNIX
4 2 (2.25%) Android
4 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.60%) Data Management
2 15 (16.85%) Data Analysis
2 15 (16.85%) ETL
3 9 (10.11%) CAD
3 9 (10.11%) OO
3 9 (10.11%) Web Development
4 8 (8.99%) SOA
5 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
5 7 (7.87%) UML
5 7 (7.87%) Migration
6 6 (6.74%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (5.62%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.62%) TOGAF
8 4 (4.49%) Release Management
8 4 (4.49%) MVC
8 4 (4.49%) Validation
8 4 (4.49%) Data Validation
9 3 (3.37%) MVVM
9 3 (3.37%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) SQL
1 28 (31.46%) Python
2 22 (24.72%) Java
3 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
4 17 (19.10%) C#
5 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.37%) C
7 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.12%) MapBasic
8 1 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Degree
2 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.37%) MCSE
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 48 (53.93%) ESRI
2 29 (32.58%) Oracle
3 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.99%) Adobe
5 7 (7.87%) Google
6 5 (5.62%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.12%) Wonderware
7 1 (1.12%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.12%) Citrix
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