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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 584 581 552
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -29
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 44 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.062% 0.047%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £403 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £425 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +110.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.90 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £48.30 £14.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £9.25
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +78.37%

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
10424 9868 8748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.27% 18.05% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6666 5835 4967
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 395 439
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.87 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.54% -14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.52 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

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 July 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
Top 29 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 July 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 -32 27 £400 +0.25% 8
South East -11 13 £400 +3.22% 3
Wales +9 11 £344 -14.59%
London -3 9 £200 +14.28% 1
Scotland - 6 - - 5
Ceredigion - 5 £344 -
Mid Wales - 5 £344 -
Aberystwyth - 5 £344 -
Milton Keynes +2 4 £520 +22.35%
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £520 +22.35% 2
South West -1 4 £825 +60.97%
Kent - 4 £250 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 - - 4
South Wales +7 3 £415 +3.10%
Berkshire +3 3 - -
Cardiff -3 3 £415 +3.10%
Sevenoaks - 2 £238 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Bristol -3 1 - -
Reading -6 1 - -
Yorkshire -28 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £238 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £400 -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 86 (89.58%) GIS
2 43 (44.79%) ESRI
3 27 (28.13%) Mapinfo
4 23 (23.96%) Microsoft
5 19 (19.79%) .NET
6 18 (18.75%) Degree
7 17 (17.71%) ArcSDE
7 17 (17.71%) Data Management
7 17 (17.71%) Security Cleared
8 15 (15.63%) MS Office
9 14 (14.58%) Data Analysis
10 13 (13.54%) C#
11 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 12 (12.50%) Oracle
11 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 11 (11.46%) Python
12 11 (11.46%) ArcObjects
12 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (11.46%) Management Information System
13 10 (10.42%) VB.NET
14 9 (9.38%) SQL
14 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
14 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
15 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (7.29%) Java
16 7 (7.29%) Windows
16 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
16 7 (7.29%) Validation
17 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
17 6 (6.25%) TDD

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (17.71%) ArcSDE
2 4 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (2.08%) Apache
3 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.08%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.08%) nginx
3 2 (2.08%) Node.js
3 2 (2.08%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.04%) ArcIMS
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) MS Office
2 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.08%) Subversion
2 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.04%) NUnit
General
1 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.13%) Publishing
3 2 (2.08%) Military
3 2 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Developer
2 22 (22.92%) GIS Developer
2 22 (22.92%) GIS Technician
3 18 (18.75%) Analyst
4 13 (13.54%) GIS Analyst
5 7 (7.29%) Consultant
6 6 (6.25%) Architect
6 6 (6.25%) GIS Consultant
7 5 (5.21%) Data Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.21%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Graduate
9 3 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Information Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) GIS Officer
10 2 (2.08%) Designer
10 2 (2.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.79%) .NET
2 11 (11.46%) ArcObjects
3 6 (6.25%) HTML
4 5 (5.21%) CSS
4 5 (5.21%) Dojo
4 5 (5.21%) Ajax
5 4 (4.17%) Spring
5 4 (4.17%) Java EE
5 4 (4.17%) XML
5 4 (4.17%) jQuery
6 3 (3.13%) HTML5
6 3 (3.13%) CSS3
6 3 (3.13%) PostGIS
6 3 (3.13%) Web Services
7 2 (2.08%) XSLT
7 2 (2.08%) JSP
7 2 (2.08%) SOAP
7 2 (2.08%) J2EE
7 2 (2.08%) JSON
7 2 (2.08%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 86 (89.58%) GIS
2 11 (11.46%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (1.04%) Photography
5 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.29%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Android
3 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) UNIX
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) Data Management
2 14 (14.58%) Data Analysis
3 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.29%) Validation
5 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.25%) TDD
5 6 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.21%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.21%) Data Architecture
7 4 (4.17%) Open Source
7 4 (4.17%) CAD
7 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.17%) Scrum
8 3 (3.13%) RUP
8 3 (3.13%) DSDM
8 3 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) C#
2 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.46%) Python
4 10 (10.42%) VB.NET
5 9 (9.38%) SQL
6 7 (7.29%) Java
7 6 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.08%) Perl
8 2 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Degree
2 17 (17.71%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.04%) Legato
Vendors
1 43 (44.79%) ESRI
2 27 (28.13%) Mapinfo
3 23 (23.96%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (3.13%) i2
5 3 (3.13%) Google
6 2 (2.08%) SAP
6 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) Citrix
7 1 (1.04%) VMware
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