The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 586 608 610
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 28 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.075% 0.067%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 20
Median daily rate £380 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.14% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £271 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £53.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% -65.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.80 £25.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £53.25
% change year-on-year
-35.13% -65.25%

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
8804 9226 9859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 16.78% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5630 5847 6283
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 258 355
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 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
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 10 December 2016.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ArcGIS
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
England +16 24 £325 -27.77% 3
Yorkshire +34 12 - -
West Yorkshire +32 12 - -
Leeds - 12 - -
South East +16 5 £325 -27.77% 2
South West +7 3 £425 +4.93%
Cardiff +12 2 £400 -5.88%
South Wales +2 2 £400 -5.88%
North West -3 2 £290 -35.55%
Wales -4 2 £400 -5.88%
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +17 1 - - 1
Edinburgh +11 1 £350 -22.22% 1
Berkshire +8 1 - -
London +1 1 - - 1
Manchester -1 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 - -
Scotland -4 1 £350 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £325 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £290 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £325 -
Street - 1 - -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 60 (78.95%) GIS
2 34 (44.74%) ESRI
3 32 (42.11%) Degree
4 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (18.42%) QGIS
5 14 (18.42%) SQL
6 13 (17.11%) Python
7 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 9 (11.84%) Big Data
8 9 (11.84%) R
9 8 (10.53%) GeoServer
9 8 (10.53%) Spatial Data
9 8 (10.53%) Spatial Analysis
9 8 (10.53%) SAS
9 8 (10.53%) Stata
10 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
10 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.21%) Text Mining
10 7 (9.21%) Windows
10 7 (9.21%) HTML
10 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
10 7 (9.21%) Smallworld
10 7 (9.21%) Apache
10 7 (9.21%) NoSQL
10 7 (9.21%) Machine Learning
10 7 (9.21%) Apache Spark
11 6 (7.89%) Open Source
11 6 (7.89%) .NET
11 6 (7.89%) Oracle
11 6 (7.89%) Java

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (10.53%) GeoServer
1 8 (10.53%) SAS
2 7 (9.21%) Apache
2 7 (9.21%) Apache Spark
2 7 (9.21%) Smallworld
3 4 (5.26%) ArcSDE
4 3 (3.95%) Drupal
5 2 (2.63%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.63%) Perch
5 2 (2.63%) SilverStripe
5 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.32%) CMS
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Stata
2 4 (5.26%) AutoCAD
2 4 (5.26%) MS Office
3 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) DOCSIS
1 4 (5.26%) GPON
1 4 (5.26%) VDSL
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (78.95%) GIS
2 14 (18.42%) QGIS
3 9 (11.84%) Big Data
4 8 (10.53%) Spatial Data
5 7 (9.21%) NoSQL
5 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
5 7 (9.21%) Text Mining
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.63%) MySQL
8 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.32%) MS Access
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.63%) Gradle
2 2 (2.63%) JBehave
2 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 2 (2.63%) Maven
2 2 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 2 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) GIS Technician
2 10 (13.16%) Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Architect
4 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.58%) Spatial Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Statistical Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Data Scientist
6 4 (5.26%) GIS Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Planning Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) GIS Specialist
7 3 (3.95%) Junior
7 3 (3.95%) Telecoms Planner
8 2 (2.63%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.63%) GIS Graduate
8 2 (2.63%) Graduate
8 2 (2.63%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) HTML
2 6 (7.89%) .NET
3 5 (6.58%) Web Services
4 4 (5.26%) ArcObjects
4 4 (5.26%) HTML5
4 4 (5.26%) OpenLayers
4 4 (5.26%) PostGIS
5 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.63%) Apache Flex
6 2 (2.63%) CSS
6 2 (2.63%) Google Maps API
6 2 (2.63%) Java EE
6 2 (2.63%) Leaflet
6 2 (2.63%) XML
6 2 (2.63%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.63%) XSLT
7 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.32%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.32%) CSS3
7 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.58%) Statistics
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Remote Sensing
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Photography
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.53%) Spatial Analysis
2 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (9.21%) Machine Learning
3 6 (7.89%) Open Source
4 5 (6.58%) B2B
5 4 (5.26%) Business Development
5 4 (5.26%) Data Management
5 4 (5.26%) Network Design
5 4 (5.26%) Presales
5 4 (5.26%) Project Management
5 4 (5.26%) Web Development
6 3 (3.95%) BDD
6 3 (3.95%) Migration
6 3 (3.95%) TDD
6 3 (3.95%) Test Scripting
6 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.63%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.63%) Mobile Development
7 2 (2.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) Python
3 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.84%) R
5 6 (7.89%) Java
6 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
8 2 (2.63%) Perl
8 2 (2.63%) XPath
9 1 (1.32%) C
9 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) Postgraduate
3 3 (3.95%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) PhD
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 34 (44.74%) ESRI
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.95%) Mapinfo
5 2 (2.63%) Adobe
5 2 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (1.32%) Cloudera