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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 546 565 458
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -107
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 56 18 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.034% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 0.20% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 77
Average daily rate
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£350 £600 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £304 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £600 £360
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £9.25 £21.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+224.32% -57.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.19 £8.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £15.85 £44.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £9.25 £21.99
% change year-on-year
+262.16% -57.93%

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
10171 9203 10118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.99% 17.24% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6022 5356 5748
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 382 466
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 +19 45 £350 -41.66% 5
London +14 19 £276 -15.21% 1
South East +3 15 £375 - 1
Berkshire +16 9 £375 - 1
Wales -3 9 £389 - 1
North West - 9 £350 -
Reading +12 7 £400 - 1
Scotland -23 2 £250 - 3
South West -42 1 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Cambridge - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 74 (75.51%) GIS
2 52 (53.06%) ESRI
3 35 (35.71%) .NET
4 33 (33.67%) SQL
5 29 (29.59%) Oracle
5 29 (29.59%) Python
6 26 (26.53%) Data Management
6 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
7 22 (22.45%) Java
7 22 (22.45%) JavaScript
8 20 (20.41%) Degree
8 20 (20.41%) Security Cleared
9 19 (19.39%) C#
10 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
11 16 (16.33%) ETL
12 15 (15.31%) XML
12 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET
12 15 (15.31%) Data Analysis
13 14 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 14 (14.29%) HTML
13 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 13 (13.27%) SharePoint
15 12 (12.24%) CSS
15 12 (12.24%) Windows
15 12 (12.24%) SC Cleared
16 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (11.22%) Statistics
16 11 (11.22%) ArcObjects
16 11 (11.22%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (10.20%) Data Mining

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.18%) ArcSDE
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (3.06%) IIS
5 2 (2.04%) Smallworld
6 1 (1.02%) CMS
6 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) AutoCAD
3 3 (3.06%) MS Office
4 1 (1.02%) ArcInfo
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.02%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) OpenWorks
2 1 (1.02%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) HTTP
1 3 (3.06%) SSL
2 2 (2.04%) Network Security
3 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.20%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.20%) Data Mining
3 10 (10.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.12%) MS Access
7 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) MSTest
3 1 (1.02%) Moq
General
1 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.04%) Military
1 2 (2.04%) Local Government
2 1 (1.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (28.57%) Developer
1 28 (28.57%) Analyst
2 18 (18.37%) GIS Analyst
3 11 (11.22%) GIS Developer
4 7 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) Systems Developer
5 6 (6.12%) GIS Technician
6 5 (5.10%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Architect
6 5 (5.10%) Consultant
6 5 (5.10%) Senior GIS Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) GIS Consultant
7 4 (4.08%) Senior Systems Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.06%) Administrator
8 3 (3.06%) Trainer
9 2 (2.04%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.71%) .NET
2 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET
2 15 (15.31%) XML
3 14 (14.29%) HTML
4 12 (12.24%) CSS
5 11 (11.22%) ArcObjects
6 10 (10.20%) jQuery
6 10 (10.20%) HTML5
7 9 (9.18%) WCF
7 9 (9.18%) CSS3
7 9 (9.18%) Ajax
8 8 (8.16%) Apache Flex
9 7 (7.14%) Web Services
9 7 (7.14%) Silverlight
9 7 (7.14%) Google Maps API
9 7 (7.14%) BlazeDS
10 6 (6.12%) REST
10 6 (6.12%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.12%) JSON
10 6 (6.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 74 (75.51%) GIS
2 14 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (11.22%) Statistics
4 3 (3.06%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.06%) Open Source
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) RIA
6 1 (1.02%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (1.02%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.24%) Windows
2 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.08%) UNIX
4 2 (2.04%) Android
4 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.53%) Data Management
2 16 (16.33%) ETL
3 15 (15.31%) Data Analysis
4 9 (9.18%) Web Development
5 8 (8.16%) CAD
5 8 (8.16%) OO
6 7 (7.14%) Migration
6 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.14%) SOA
7 6 (6.12%) MVC
7 6 (6.12%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.12%) UML
7 6 (6.12%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.10%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.08%) Release Management
9 4 (4.08%) Scrum
9 4 (4.08%) Validation
9 4 (4.08%) Data Validation
10 3 (3.06%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.67%) SQL
2 29 (29.59%) Python
3 22 (22.45%) Java
3 22 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.39%) C#
5 10 (10.20%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.08%) C
6 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 20 (20.41%) Degree
1 20 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) MCSE
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.04%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 52 (53.06%) ESRI
2 29 (29.59%) Oracle
3 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.16%) Adobe
5 7 (7.14%) Google
6 5 (5.10%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.02%) Wonderware
7 1 (1.02%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.02%) Citrix
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