The table below looks at the statistics for ArcObjects skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcObjects over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcGIS ArcObjects
Rank - 583 542
Contract jobs citing ArcObjects 0 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.074% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £234 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £70 £258
% change year-on-year
- -72.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15071 14856 12792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.00% 27.62% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9795 9728 7977
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 208 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

ArcObjects
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcObjects within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ArcObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ArcObjects
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcObjects within the UK.

ArcObjects Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ArcObjects
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcObjects within the UK.

ArcObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ArcObjects
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ArcObjects 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 ArcObjects.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 5 (100.00%) GIS
1 5 (100.00%) ESRI
1 5 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) ArcSDE

ArcObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ArcObjects 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 ArcObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 5 (100.00%) ArcSDE
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 5 (100.00%) ESRI