The table below looks at the statistics for ArcObjects skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcObjects over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcGIS ArcObjects
Rank 656 651 620
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -31
Contract jobs citing ArcObjects 5 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.031% 0.067% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £344 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £344 £425
% change year-on-year
- -19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.50

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
16193 16315 15394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.70% 27.91% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11229 11015 9789
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 286 218
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £55.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

ArcObjects
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ArcObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcObjects within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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 - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

ArcObjects
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ArcObjects 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 ArcObjects.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ESRI
2 5 (83.33%) ArcGIS
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) ArcSDE
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight

ArcObjects
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 5 (83.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSDE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) ESRI
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft