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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 545 559 507
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -52
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 67 27 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.051% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.65% 0.29% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 64
Average daily rate
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£345 £344 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.36% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £178 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £402 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £10.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.60% -46.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £17.87 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £9.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+78.37% -43.93%

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
10240 9236 10077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.51% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6163 5455 5642
Average daily rate £375 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 372 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +29 57 £345 +6.15% 2
London +28 25 £340 +13.33% 1
South East +18 16 £375 -
Berkshire +15 9 £375 -
North West +2 9 £350 -
Reading +21 7 £400 -
City of London - 6 £350 -
South West - 4 £275 - 1
Scotland -16 2 £250 - 1
Bristol - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
East of England - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Merseyside - - - -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 71 (71.00%) GIS
2 53 (53.00%) ESRI
3 38 (38.00%) SQL
4 35 (35.00%) .NET
5 28 (28.00%) Data Management
6 23 (23.00%) ETL
6 23 (23.00%) Oracle
6 23 (23.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (22.00%) Degree
7 22 (22.00%) Security Cleared
8 21 (21.00%) C#
8 21 (21.00%) Java
9 20 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 20 (20.00%) Python
10 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 15 (15.00%) Google
10 15 (15.00%) XML
10 15 (15.00%) Google Maps API
11 14 (14.00%) REST
11 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (14.00%) SharePoint
11 14 (14.00%) Management Information System
12 13 (13.00%) SOAP
12 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (12.00%) SC Cleared
13 12 (12.00%) Windows
13 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (12.00%) Data Analysis
14 11 (11.00%) Statistics
14 11 (11.00%) Scrum

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (3.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.00%) ArcSDE
4 2 (2.00%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) ArcInfo
3 3 (3.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.00%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.00%) MicroStation
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) SSL
1 10 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) Network Security
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.00%) MS Access
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.00%) Moq
3 1 (1.00%) MSTest
General
1 2 (2.00%) Local Government
1 2 (2.00%) Military
2 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Analyst
2 25 (25.00%) Developer
3 16 (16.00%) GIS Analyst
4 14 (14.00%) GIS Developer
5 8 (8.00%) GIS Technician
6 7 (7.00%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Senior GIS Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) GIS Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) GIS Manager
10 3 (3.00%) Administrator
10 3 (3.00%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Trainer
11 2 (2.00%) Applications Architect
11 2 (2.00%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.00%) .NET
2 15 (15.00%) XML
2 15 (15.00%) Google Maps API
3 14 (14.00%) REST
4 13 (13.00%) SOAP
5 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.00%) JMS
5 10 (10.00%) WSDL
6 9 (9.00%) HTML
6 9 (9.00%) ArcObjects
6 9 (9.00%) WCF
7 7 (7.00%) CSS
7 7 (7.00%) Web Services
8 6 (6.00%) Middleware
8 6 (6.00%) HTML5
8 6 (6.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (5.00%) Classic ASP
9 5 (5.00%) XSLT
10 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 71 (71.00%) GIS
2 14 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.00%) Statistics
5 10 (10.00%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.00%) Open Source
7 3 (3.00%) User Experience
8 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.00%) RIA
8 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.00%) UNIX
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) Data Management
2 23 (23.00%) ETL
3 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 11 (11.00%) Scrum
5 11 (11.00%) UML
6 10 (10.00%) Web Development
6 10 (10.00%) CAD
6 10 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 8 (8.00%) SysML
7 8 (8.00%) MVC
8 7 (7.00%) ITIL
8 7 (7.00%) SOA
9 6 (6.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.00%) Cartography
10 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.00%) Project Management
11 4 (4.00%) Validation
11 4 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.00%) SQL
2 23 (23.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (21.00%) C#
3 21 (21.00%) Java
4 20 (20.00%) Python
5 7 (7.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.00%) C
7 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.00%) MapBasic
9 1 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (22.00%) Degree
1 22 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.00%) MCSE
4 2 (2.00%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
1 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 53 (53.00%) ESRI
2 23 (23.00%) Oracle
3 15 (15.00%) Google
4 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.00%) Mapinfo
6 2 (2.00%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.00%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.00%) Wonderware
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) Adobe
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