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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 546 553 494
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -59
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 51 46 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.084% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.50% 0.48% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £399 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £279 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Average hourly rate £17.25 £9.55 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.62% -39.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £45.00 £16.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £9.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+51.09% -39.33%

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
10187 9531 8359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.30% 17.49% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6177 5861 4724
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 310 411
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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 -2 40 £400 +0.94% 7
South East -15 18 £338 -13.46% 1
Berkshire +10 9 £338 -11.18%
Scotland +8 6 £425 - 1
London -26 6 £600 +52.38% 1
Edinburgh - 5 £425 -
Slough - 5 - -
Milton Keynes +2 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -1 4 - -
Wales -5 4 £300 -33.33%
Oxfordshire -14 4 - -
Yorkshire -25 4 £325 -25.71%
North West - 4 £398 -
Cheshire - 4 £398 -
South West -1 3 £400 - 5
West Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
South Wales +1 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £400 -
East of England - 2 £225 -
Warrington - 2 £398 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £225 -
Leeds - 2 - -
Cardiff +7 1 - -
Reading +2 1 - -
Ceredigion 0 1 £200 -60.00%
Mid Wales 0 1 £200 -60.00%
Aberystwyth 0 1 £200 -60.00%
Gloucestershire -14 1 £400 - 4
Hampshire -15 1 - - 1

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 81 (92.05%) GIS
2 45 (51.14%) ESRI
3 26 (29.55%) Mapinfo
4 25 (28.41%) Oracle
5 20 (22.73%) Data Management
6 19 (21.59%) Python
7 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
8 17 (19.32%) Degree
9 16 (18.18%) ArcSDE
10 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
11 11 (12.50%) Windows
11 11 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 10 (11.36%) MS Office
12 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (10.23%) Data Modelling
14 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
14 8 (9.09%) .NET
14 8 (9.09%) Java
14 8 (9.09%) Validation
15 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
15 7 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
15 7 (7.95%) Linux
15 7 (7.95%) MATLAB
15 7 (7.95%) Visualisation
15 7 (7.95%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (6.82%) CAD

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 16 (18.18%) ArcSDE
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Spatial
3 4 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (2.27%) Apache
4 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.27%) Drupal
4 2 (2.27%) nginx
4 2 (2.27%) Node.js
5 1 (1.14%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Office
2 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.41%) AutoCAD
5 2 (2.27%) ArcInfo
6 1 (1.14%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) MS Access
3 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) NUnit
2 3 (3.41%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.41%) JUnit
2 3 (3.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.41%) WebLOAD
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.41%) Publishing
3 2 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Developer
2 19 (21.59%) GIS Technician
3 18 (20.45%) GIS Developer
4 13 (14.77%) Analyst
5 11 (12.50%) GIS Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Data Manager
6 6 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Systems Designer
7 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Designer
7 5 (5.68%) GIS Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.41%) Senior GIS Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) HTML
3 5 (5.68%) ArcObjects
3 5 (5.68%) Dojo
3 5 (5.68%) Ajax
3 5 (5.68%) CSS
3 5 (5.68%) Spring
4 4 (4.55%) Web Services
4 4 (4.55%) XML
4 4 (4.55%) Java EE
4 4 (4.55%) Google Maps API
5 3 (3.41%) HTML5
5 3 (3.41%) CSS3
5 3 (3.41%) jQuery
6 2 (2.27%) PostGIS
6 2 (2.27%) Leaflet
6 2 (2.27%) RESTful
6 2 (2.27%) JSON
6 2 (2.27%) KML
6 2 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 81 (92.05%) GIS
2 7 (7.95%) Visualisation
2 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.41%) User Experience
4 3 (3.41%) Open Source
5 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.27%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.27%) Data Conversion
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
3 5 (5.68%) Android
3 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Data Management
2 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.23%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.09%) Validation
7 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.95%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.82%) CAD
9 5 (5.68%) TDD
9 5 (5.68%) Project Management
9 5 (5.68%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.41%) Code Coverage
11 3 (3.41%) Scrum
11 3 (3.41%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.41%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (3.41%) Performance Testing
11 3 (3.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) Python
2 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.09%) Java
4 7 (7.95%) MATLAB
5 6 (6.82%) SQL
6 4 (4.55%) PHP
7 3 (3.41%) VBA
8 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.27%) Perl
8 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.14%) Legato
Vendors
1 45 (51.14%) ESRI
2 26 (29.55%) Mapinfo
3 25 (28.41%) Oracle
4 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.68%) SAP
5 5 (5.68%) Google
6 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix
7 1 (1.14%) VMware
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