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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 542 536 481
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -55
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 41 17 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.035% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.20% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £249 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £515 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £485 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +49.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £61.75 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+394.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £9.82 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £13.85 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £90.00 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+620.00% -13.79%

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
9071 8512 8152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.67% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5679 5033 4571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 312 417
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.04 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ArcGIS
Top 24 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 30 January 2015. 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 +5 38 £400 -8.57% 8
South West - 12 £397 - 2
South East -1 9 £400 -5.88% 2
Berkshire +7 5 £400 -
London -3 5 - -
Edinburgh -3 3 £425 -
Scotland -8 3 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £375 - 2
Surrey -6 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £413 -
West Midlands - 1 £88 - 2
Kent - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Aberdeen - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Maidstone - - - - 2
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Tetbury - - - -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 75 (73.53%) GIS
2 60 (58.82%) ESRI
3 37 (36.27%) SQL
4 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
5 29 (28.43%) .NET
6 26 (25.49%) Python
6 26 (25.49%) Data Management
7 24 (23.53%) Oracle
8 22 (21.57%) C#
9 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (19.61%) Degree
10 20 (19.61%) ETL
11 16 (15.69%) Security Cleared
12 15 (14.71%) REST
12 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (14.71%) Java
12 15 (14.71%) Google
12 15 (14.71%) ArcSDE
13 14 (13.73%) Google Maps API
13 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
14 13 (12.75%) SOAP
14 13 (12.75%) Scrum
15 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
15 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
15 12 (11.76%) VB.NET
16 11 (10.78%) MS Access
16 11 (10.78%) Web Development
17 10 (9.80%) Web Services
17 10 (9.80%) XML
17 10 (9.80%) HTML

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (14.71%) ArcSDE
2 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (1.96%) Drupal
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) ArcInfo
2 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.96%) MS Office
4 2 (1.96%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.98%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.80%) SSL
1 10 (9.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.78%) MS Access
3 10 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.90%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.96%) MySQL
9 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.98%) OLTP
10 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.98%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.92%) NUnit
1 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.94%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.94%) JUnit
2 3 (2.94%) WebLOAD
3 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (1.96%) Local Government
1 2 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (32.35%) Developer
2 24 (23.53%) GIS Developer
3 17 (16.67%) Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) GIS Technician
5 9 (8.82%) GIS Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Support Technician
7 6 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Designer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.92%) GIS Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Systems Designer
10 3 (2.94%) Data Manager
10 3 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Senior GIS Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Test Leader
11 2 (1.96%) GIS Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) .NET
2 15 (14.71%) REST
3 14 (13.73%) Google Maps API
4 13 (12.75%) SOAP
5 10 (9.80%) Web Services
5 10 (9.80%) XML
5 10 (9.80%) HTML
5 10 (9.80%) WSDL
5 10 (9.80%) JMS
6 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.82%) ArcObjects
7 8 (7.84%) CSS
8 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.90%) WCF
9 5 (4.90%) CSS3
9 5 (4.90%) HTML5
10 4 (3.92%) jQuery
10 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 75 (73.53%) GIS
2 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.80%) Data Integration
5 7 (6.86%) Visualisation
5 7 (6.86%) Open Source
6 5 (4.90%) Statistics
6 5 (4.90%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.90%) User Experience
7 2 (1.96%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.96%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Clustering
8 1 (0.98%) Neural Network
8 1 (0.98%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.98%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Android
2 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.98%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) Data Management
2 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.61%) ETL
4 13 (12.75%) Scrum
5 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.78%) Web Development
7 9 (8.82%) UML
7 9 (8.82%) TOGAF
8 8 (7.84%) MVC
8 8 (7.84%) Data Analysis
8 8 (7.84%) SysML
8 8 (7.84%) Project Management
8 8 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.86%) ITIL
9 7 (6.86%) Asset Management
9 7 (6.86%) Cartography
10 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.90%) CAD
11 4 (3.92%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (3.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.27%) SQL
2 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
3 26 (25.49%) Python
4 22 (21.57%) C#
5 15 (14.71%) Java
6 12 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.94%) C
7 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.94%) VBA
7 3 (2.94%) R
8 2 (1.96%) PHP
9 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (19.61%) Degree
2 16 (15.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 60 (58.82%) ESRI
2 24 (23.53%) Oracle
3 15 (14.71%) Google
4 10 (9.80%) Mapinfo
5 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.92%) SAP
7 2 (1.96%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.98%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.98%) Tableau
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