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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcGIS ArcObjects
Rank 603 597 557
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -40
Contract jobs citing ArcObjects 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.040% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£259 £70 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+269.64% -72.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £70 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £70 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £259 £70 £258
% change year-on-year
+269.64% -72.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average 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
15327 15078 13744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 28.02% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10240 9797 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 220 336
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcObjects within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Wales - 4 £259 -
Ceredigion - 2 £280 -
Mid Wales - 2 £280 -
Aberystwyth - 2 £280 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
South Wales - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £238 -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

ArcObjects
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 8 (100.00%) GIS
1 8 (100.00%) ESRI
1 8 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 6 (75.00%) ArcSDE
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Mapinfo
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012

ArcObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 8 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 6 (75.00%) ArcSDE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) GIS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CTC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) ESRI
2 3 (37.50%) Mapinfo
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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