The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 609 613 572
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -41
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 43 60 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.58% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 32 27
Median daily rate £230 £411 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.07% +20.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £258 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £473 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £408 £345
% change year-on-year
-23.31% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.95 £32.43 £35.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -27.27%

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
10035 10362 10208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.83% 17.90% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6556 6608 6143
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 310 405
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +21.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 36 £230 -42.50% 4
Yorkshire +20 12 - -
West Yorkshire +18 12 - -
Leeds - 11 - -
London +19 10 £155 -65.55% 1
South East +5 7 £300 -27.71% 1
Hampshire +15 4 - -
South Wales +14 3 £160 -62.35%
Scotland +13 3 £385 +196.15%
Wales +9 3 £160 -62.35%
Newport - 3 £160 -
Glasgow +12 2 £385 -
South West +10 2 £425 +4.93% 1
Berkshire +5 2 £300 -
Fareham - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £158 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £158 -
Edinburgh +15 1 - -
North West +14 1 £325 -
Warrington +14 1 £325 -
Dorset +6 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire +5 1 - -
East of England +4 1 - -
Cheshire +3 1 £325 -
Bristol -5 1 £425 -
Wakefield -5 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £388 -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 59 (73.75%) GIS
2 47 (58.75%) ESRI
3 17 (21.25%) SQL
4 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.00%) Degree
4 16 (20.00%) QGIS
5 15 (18.75%) Python
6 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (15.00%) Smallworld
6 12 (15.00%) GeoServer
6 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
7 11 (13.75%) .NET
8 10 (12.50%) Oracle
8 10 (12.50%) HTML
8 10 (12.50%) Java
8 10 (12.50%) TDD
9 9 (11.25%) Windows
9 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
9 9 (11.25%) Open Source
9 9 (11.25%) HTML5
10 8 (10.00%) BDD
10 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (8.75%) PL/SQL
11 7 (8.75%) CSS
11 7 (8.75%) Data Mining
11 7 (8.75%) B2B
11 7 (8.75%) AutoCAD
11 7 (8.75%) DOCSIS
11 7 (8.75%) VDSL

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.00%) GeoServer
1 12 (15.00%) Smallworld
2 6 (7.50%) Apache
2 6 (7.50%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.50%) Drupal
2 6 (7.50%) SAS
3 5 (6.25%) CMS
4 3 (3.75%) ArcSDE
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (2.50%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.25%) Perch
6 1 (1.25%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) AutoCAD
2 6 (7.50%) Stata
3 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) DOCSIS
1 7 (8.75%) GPON
1 7 (8.75%) VDSL
2 3 (3.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (73.75%) GIS
2 16 (20.00%) QGIS
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.75%) Big Data
4 7 (8.75%) Data Mining
5 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.50%) Text Mining
6 5 (6.25%) Spatial Data
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.25%) MS Access
10 1 (1.25%) MySQL
10 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.75%) Gradle
3 3 (3.75%) JBehave
3 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 3 (3.75%) Maven
3 3 (3.75%) Selenium
General
1 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Games
4 2 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) GIS Technician
2 12 (15.00%) Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) Planning Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Drupal Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) GIS Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Telecoms Planner
7 5 (6.25%) Web Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) GIS Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Statistical Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Data Scientist
9 3 (3.75%) GIS Business Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) GIS Specialist
9 3 (3.75%) Spatial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) HTML
3 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
3 9 (11.25%) HTML5
4 7 (8.75%) CSS
5 6 (7.50%) Ember.js
6 5 (6.25%) ArcObjects
6 5 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 5 (6.25%) CSS3
6 5 (6.25%) Node.js
6 5 (6.25%) PostGIS
6 5 (6.25%) React
7 4 (5.00%) OpenLayers
7 4 (5.00%) Web Services
8 3 (3.75%) Apache Flex
8 3 (3.75%) Leaflet
9 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.50%) Java EE
9 2 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.50%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.25%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.00%) Statistics
4 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.50%) Remote Sensing
5 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.25%) Photography
6 1 (1.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.50%) TDD
3 9 (11.25%) Open Source
4 8 (10.00%) BDD
5 7 (8.75%) B2B
5 7 (8.75%) Business Development
5 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.75%) Network Design
5 7 (8.75%) Presales
6 6 (7.50%) Machine Learning
6 6 (7.50%) Spatial Analysis
7 5 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 5 (6.25%) Coaching
7 5 (6.25%) Content Management
7 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.75%) Python
4 10 (12.50%) Java
5 7 (8.75%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.75%) R
6 6 (7.50%) PHP
7 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.75%) C
8 3 (3.75%) C#
9 2 (2.50%) C++
9 2 (2.50%) Lua
9 2 (2.50%) Ruby
9 2 (2.50%) VBA
10 1 (1.25%) Perl
10 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Postgraduate
4 3 (3.75%) ISEB
5 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.50%) PhD
5 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) GxP
1 2 (2.50%) JSP 440
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 47 (58.75%) ESRI
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Mapinfo
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) Adobe
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (1.25%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) SIMUL8
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