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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcSDE
Rank 613 611 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing ArcSDE 18 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.002% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.010% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£373 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 - -
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
11261 10259 9078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.95% 18.43% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7199 6067 5273
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 422 380
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcSDE within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

ArcSDE Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 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 31 August 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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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
Wales - 11 £408 - 3
Scotland - 5 £285 -
Aberystwyth - 4 £408 -
Ceredigion - 4 £408 -
Mid Wales - 4 £408 -
Cardiff - 3 £425 - 3
South Wales - 3 £425 - 3
Edinburgh - 3 £285 -
England -29 2 £338 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £150 -
London - 1 £338 -
South West - 1 - -

ArcSDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) GIS
2 19 (76.00%) ESRI
2 19 (76.00%) ArcGIS
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) .NET
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) ArcObjects
8 6 (24.00%) Data Management
8 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) Open Source
10 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
10 4 (16.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 3 (12.00%) TDD
11 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
11 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
11 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) Mapinfo

ArcSDE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) ArcGIS
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (8.00%) ArcIMS
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
1 11 (44.00%) GIS Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) GIS Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) GIS Data Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) GIS Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.00%) DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) ArcObjects
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) PostGIS
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) Dojo
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) RESTful
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) XSLT
5 2 (8.00%) JSF
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) JSP
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) GIS
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Data Management
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) RUP
5 3 (12.00%) DSDM
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) ESRI
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Mapinfo