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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 575 558 564
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 44 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.085% 0.031%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.47% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 6
Average daily rate £450 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £375 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £434 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +162.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £51.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-51.45% +303.92%

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
9427 9135 8717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 18.03% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6123 5679 5159
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 313 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016.

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
Top 22 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -17 23 £400 - 9
Scotland +8 19 £450 +5.88%
Edinburgh +2 19 £450 +5.88%
London +2 14 £230 - 3
North East -20 5 £525 -
Tyne and Wear -27 5 £525 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 5 £525 -
South East -4 2 £400 - 1
Wales - 2 £413 -
City of London - 2 £300 - 1
Slough +10 1 - -
Berkshire -1 1 - -
Cheshire -9 1 £450 +12.50%
Warrington -15 1 £450 +12.50%
North West -23 1 £450 +12.50%
Milton Keynes - 1 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Cardiff - 1 £375 -
South Wales - 1 £375 -
Mid Wales - 1 £450 -
Aberystwyth - 1 £450 -
Ceredigion - 1 £450 -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 78 (74.29%) GIS
2 43 (40.95%) ESRI
3 38 (36.19%) JavaScript
4 36 (34.29%) Security Cleared
5 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 26 (24.76%) Java
8 23 (21.90%) HTML
8 23 (21.90%) SQL
9 21 (20.00%) .NET
9 21 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 20 (19.05%) Open Source
10 20 (19.05%) User Experience
11 19 (18.10%) Data Analysis
12 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
12 17 (16.19%) CSS
12 17 (16.19%) Python
12 17 (16.19%) HTML5
12 17 (16.19%) Dojo
12 17 (16.19%) jQuery
13 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
14 14 (13.33%) TOGAF
14 14 (13.33%) CSS3
15 13 (12.38%) Mapinfo
16 12 (11.43%) ArcSDE
16 12 (11.43%) MVC
16 12 (11.43%) Leaflet
17 11 (10.48%) MS Office
18 10 (9.52%) C#
18 10 (9.52%) Oracle

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (11.43%) ArcSDE
2 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.81%) Smallworld
3 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (2.86%) SAS
5 2 (1.90%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) MS Office
2 5 (4.76%) ArcView
3 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.81%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.86%) SPSS
5 1 (0.95%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.76%) Office 365
3 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (3.81%) AMQP
3 3 (2.86%) NAS
3 3 (2.86%) Network Security
3 3 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (0.95%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (74.29%) GIS
2 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.67%) QGIS
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.86%) Big Data
6 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) MS Access
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) JIRA
2 4 (3.81%) ClearCase
2 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.86%) Gradle
3 3 (2.86%) JBehave
3 3 (2.86%) Maven
3 3 (2.86%) Selenium
4 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.95%) NUnit
5 1 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (34.29%) Developer
2 23 (21.90%) Architect
3 18 (17.14%) GIS Developer
4 15 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (11.43%) Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) UI Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Angular Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Consultant
8 7 (6.67%) GIS Technician
9 6 (5.71%) GIS Consultant
9 6 (5.71%) UI/UX Developer
9 6 (5.71%) UX Developer
10 5 (4.76%) GIS Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) GIS Architect
11 4 (3.81%) Development Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (3.81%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Software Development Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Software Integration Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.67%) AngularJS
2 23 (21.90%) HTML
3 21 (20.00%) .NET
4 17 (16.19%) CSS
4 17 (16.19%) Dojo
4 17 (16.19%) HTML5
4 17 (16.19%) jQuery
5 14 (13.33%) CSS3
6 12 (11.43%) Leaflet
7 10 (9.52%) D3.js
8 9 (8.57%) PostGIS
8 9 (8.57%) Web Services
9 7 (6.67%) Django
9 7 (6.67%) XML
10 5 (4.76%) WebSockets
11 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.81%) GWT
11 4 (3.81%) J2EE
11 4 (3.81%) JSF
11 4 (3.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) User Experience
2 7 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.76%) Photography
5 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.86%) Remote Sensing
6 3 (2.86%) Statistics
7 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Linux
1 7 (6.67%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.81%) Unix
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.05%) Open Source
3 19 (18.10%) Data Analysis
4 14 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 12 (11.43%) MVC
6 10 (9.52%) Analytics
6 10 (9.52%) Project Management
7 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.62%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (6.67%) Data Management
8 7 (6.67%) UML
8 7 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 6 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 6 (5.71%) TDD
9 6 (5.71%) Web Development
10 5 (4.76%) CRM
10 5 (4.76%) Image Processing
10 5 (4.76%) ITIL
10 5 (4.76%) Migration
10 5 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.19%) JavaScript
2 26 (24.76%) Java
3 23 (21.90%) SQL
4 17 (16.19%) Python
5 10 (9.52%) C#
6 8 (7.62%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.71%) C
8 4 (3.81%) VBA
9 1 (0.95%) C++
9 1 (0.95%) Perl
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 21 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.57%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.81%) Degree
5 4 (3.81%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.86%) BC Cleared
6 3 (2.86%) SAS Certification
7 2 (1.90%) ISEB
8 1 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.86%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 43 (40.95%) ESRI
2 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.38%) Mapinfo
4 10 (9.52%) Oracle
4 10 (9.52%) Tableau
5 7 (6.67%) Google
6 5 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.76%) Cisco
6 5 (4.76%) Juniper
7 4 (3.81%) Fujitsu
7 4 (3.81%) Lumension
7 4 (3.81%) Sophos
8 3 (2.86%) IBM
9 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.95%) HP
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