The table below looks at the statistics for ArcSDE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSDE over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI ArcSDE
Rank 618 592 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing ArcSDE 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.018% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.011% 0.099% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate £435 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
9427 9135 8717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 18.03% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6123 5679 5159
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 313 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

ArcSDE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcSDE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ArcSDE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ArcSDE
Daily Rate Trend

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

ArcSDE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ArcSDE
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ArcSDE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ArcSDE
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSDE within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Scotland -10 1 £435 +2.35%
Edinburgh -16 1 £435 +2.35%

ArcSDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ArcSDE 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 ArcSDE.

1 14 (100.00%) GIS
2 12 (85.71%) ESRI
2 12 (85.71%) ArcGIS
3 5 (35.71%) ArcView
3 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) BC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) ArcIMS
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (7.14%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) .NET
7 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office

ArcSDE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ArcSDE 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 ArcSDE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (85.71%) ArcGIS
2 2 (14.29%) ArcIMS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) ArcView
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) GIS
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) GIS Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Spatial Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) GIS Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Sensing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) BC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) ESRI
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft