The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 559 500 560
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +60
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 44 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.11% 0.053%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.62% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 7
Average daily rate £400 £363 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +29.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £211 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £280
% change year-on-year
- +51.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 £15.38 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.95% -33.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £9.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £16.48 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.10 £14.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-38.30% -35.86%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9768 8438 9919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.99% 17.36% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5956 4773 5359
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 416 450
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.11 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £39.53 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%

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 16 April 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 16 April 2014.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ArcGIS
Top 24 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -42 39 £399 +32.91% 5
London -21 20 £394 +43.18%
South East -15 12 £413 +41.99% 3
Hampshire - 7 £425 - 1
City of London -9 2 £403 -
South West -24 2 - - 2
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £260 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Felixstowe - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Winchester - - - -
East of England - - - -

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 49 (77.78%) GIS
2 33 (52.38%) ESRI
3 23 (36.51%) Oracle
4 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
5 21 (33.33%) .NET
6 15 (23.81%) Java
7 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 14 (22.22%) SQL
7 14 (22.22%) C#
7 14 (22.22%) HTML
7 14 (22.22%) Python
7 14 (22.22%) Data Management
7 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 12 (19.05%) ArcSDE
9 11 (17.46%) Silverlight
9 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
9 11 (17.46%) Windows
9 11 (17.46%) XML
10 10 (15.87%) OO
10 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
10 10 (15.87%) HTML5
11 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.70%) Apache Flex
12 8 (12.70%) jQuery
12 8 (12.70%) Degree
12 8 (12.70%) SOA
13 7 (11.11%) Adobe
13 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
13 7 (11.11%) CSS

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (19.05%) ArcSDE
2 4 (6.35%) IIS
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) ArcIMS
4 2 (3.17%) FormScape
5 1 (1.59%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) AutoCAD
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.59%) ArcInfo
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) OpenWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.17%) QlikView
5 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.59%) MS Access
6 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) MSTest
4 1 (1.59%) Moq
General
1 3 (4.76%) Local Government
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Military
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) GIS Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Systems Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.35%) GIS Technician
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Systems Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.76%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.76%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.17%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
9 1 (1.59%) Support Specialist
9 1 (1.59%) Administrator
9 1 (1.59%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) .NET
2 14 (22.22%) HTML
3 11 (17.46%) Silverlight
3 11 (17.46%) XML
4 10 (15.87%) HTML5
5 8 (12.70%) Apache Flex
5 8 (12.70%) jQuery
6 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 7 (11.11%) CSS
6 7 (11.11%) ArcObjects
6 7 (11.11%) Ajax
6 7 (11.11%) CSS3
6 7 (11.11%) BlazeDS
7 6 (9.52%) JSON
7 6 (9.52%) WCF
7 6 (9.52%) Middleware
8 5 (7.94%) Web Services
9 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.35%) WPF
9 4 (6.35%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (77.78%) GIS
2 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (1.59%) RIA
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) LLPG
4 1 (1.59%) Open Source
4 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) UNIX
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.17%) Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Data Management
2 10 (15.87%) OO
3 8 (12.70%) SOA
4 6 (9.52%) Migration
4 6 (9.52%) Web Development
4 6 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (7.94%) UML
5 5 (7.94%) Release Management
5 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.35%) MVVM
6 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.35%) MVC
6 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.35%) CAD
6 4 (6.35%) OOD
6 4 (6.35%) ETL
7 3 (4.76%) Workflow
7 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.17%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.17%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Java
2 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (22.22%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) C#
2 14 (22.22%) Python
3 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.17%) C
4 2 (3.17%) C++
5 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.70%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) MCSE
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) ESRI
2 23 (36.51%) Oracle
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.11%) Adobe
5 3 (4.76%) Mapinfo
6 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) Google
7 1 (1.59%) Northgate
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