The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI
Rank 546 544 456
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -88
Contract jobs citing ESRI 34 25 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.049% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.10% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 72
Average daily rate
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£325 £523 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.79% +39.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £288 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £525 £365
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +43.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £47.75 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £17.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.95 £17.50 £21.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+188.57% +25.00%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24568 24017 27034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 47.11% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13640 13020 13682
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1195 1387
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ESRI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ESRI
Daily Rate Trend

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

ESRI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ESRI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ESRI within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

ESRI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ESRI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ESRI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ESRI
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
England -8 30 £325 -37.79% 9
South East +2 16 £313 -37.50% 4
London +3 8 £274 -46.27% 1
Berkshire 0 6 £70 -86.00%
Reading +10 5 £70 -86.00%
Hampshire - 5 £313 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Aylesbury - 4 - - 1
North West -3 2 £500 -
Wiltshire 0 1 £513 -14.58%
South West -31 1 £513 -8.88% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
City of London - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Surrey - - - -
Scotland - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Northern Ireland - - - -
Hook - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ESRI 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 ESRI.

1 51 (71.83%) GIS
2 41 (57.75%) ArcGIS
3 33 (46.48%) .NET
4 26 (36.62%) SQL
5 23 (32.39%) Oracle
6 19 (26.76%) Java
7 17 (23.94%) Windows
8 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
8 16 (22.54%) Degree
9 15 (21.13%) Silverlight
10 14 (19.72%) ArcObjects
11 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
11 11 (15.49%) C#
11 11 (15.49%) SOA
12 10 (14.08%) OO
13 9 (12.68%) Python
13 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (12.68%) HTML
13 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
13 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database
14 8 (11.27%) Mobile App
14 8 (11.27%) Android
14 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
14 8 (11.27%) UML
14 8 (11.27%) SOAP
14 8 (11.27%) Web Services
14 8 (11.27%) Middleware
14 8 (11.27%) ETL
15 7 (9.86%) XML
15 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ESRI 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 ESRI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (57.75%) ArcGIS
2 7 (9.86%) ArcSDE
3 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.63%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.82%) Smallworld
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Maximo
1 1 (1.41%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) RTCP
1 6 (8.45%) RTP
2 2 (2.82%) RFID
2 2 (2.82%) GSM
2 2 (2.82%) SMS
2 2 (2.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.63%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.82%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (9.86%) Cucumber
1 7 (9.86%) SoapUI
1 7 (9.86%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) MSTest
2 1 (1.41%) Moq
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.63%) Military
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Local Government
3 1 (1.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) GIS Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) GIS Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Leader
5 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Graduate
6 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Trainer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Test Leader
7 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Programmer
8 2 (2.82%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (46.48%) .NET
2 15 (21.13%) Silverlight
3 14 (19.72%) ArcObjects
4 9 (12.68%) HTML
5 8 (11.27%) Middleware
5 8 (11.27%) SOAP
5 8 (11.27%) Web Services
6 7 (9.86%) XML
6 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.86%) WCF
6 7 (9.86%) HTML5
7 6 (8.45%) WPF
7 6 (8.45%) J2EE
7 6 (8.45%) SyncML
8 5 (7.04%) WAP
8 5 (7.04%) Classic ASP
8 5 (7.04%) XSLT
9 3 (4.23%) J2ME
9 3 (4.23%) Google Maps API
10 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (71.83%) GIS
2 8 (11.27%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.04%) Blackberry
4 5 (7.04%) iPhone
5 4 (5.63%) Statistics
5 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.82%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.82%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.82%) LLPG
7 1 (1.41%) NHS
7 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.41%) RIA
7 1 (1.41%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (1.41%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.41%) SCADA
7 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.23%) UNIX
5 2 (2.82%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) SOA
1 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
2 10 (14.08%) OO
3 8 (11.27%) ETL
3 8 (11.27%) UML
4 7 (9.86%) Scrum
4 7 (9.86%) Integration Testing
4 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
4 7 (9.86%) Data Transformation
4 7 (9.86%) Test Strategy
5 6 (8.45%) MVVM
5 6 (8.45%) OOD
5 6 (8.45%) MVC
5 6 (8.45%) Migration
6 5 (7.04%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.63%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (5.63%) Data Security
7 4 (5.63%) Validation
7 4 (5.63%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) SQL
2 19 (26.76%) Java
3 11 (15.49%) C#
4 9 (12.68%) Python
5 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.86%) Ruby
7 3 (4.23%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) C
9 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) Magik
9 1 (1.41%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) MCSE
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) HND
6 1 (1.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) JTAG
2 1 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) Mapinfo
4 3 (4.23%) SAP
4 3 (4.23%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Lagan
5 2 (2.82%) Civica
6 1 (1.41%) Intergraph
6 1 (1.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Fujitsu
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago