The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 10 December 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.

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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ESRI
Rank 578 611 624
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +13
Contract jobs citing ESRI 36 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.069% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.16% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 14
Median daily rate £400 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £400 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £335
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.98 £11.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.17% -4.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.98 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% -4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22568 23575 25234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 42.87% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13840 14923
Median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 966 1216
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.80 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

ESRI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ESRI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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 +12 25 £406 -9.72% 3
Scotland +25 23 £400 - 1
Edinburgh +35 19 £400 - 1
North West +4 16 £290 -33.71%
Manchester +8 15 - -
South East +19 4 - - 1
Glasgow - 4 £400 -
South West +8 3 £406 -
Cardiff +13 2 £400 -5.88%
South Wales +3 2 £400 -5.88% 2
London +2 2 £550 +37.50% 1
Wales -3 2 £400 -5.88% 2
Hampshire - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £406 -
Havant - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +18 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £290 -
Berkshire - 1 - -

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ESRI 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 ESRI.

1 89 (71.77%) GIS
2 75 (60.48%) JavaScript
3 73 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (58.87%) PostGIS
3 73 (58.87%) GeoServer
4 71 (57.26%) Java
4 71 (57.26%) Python
5 68 (54.84%) OpenLayers
5 68 (54.84%) Leaflet
6 63 (50.81%) Scrum
7 51 (41.13%) Open Source
8 44 (35.48%) Cucumber
8 44 (35.48%) Maven
8 44 (35.48%) Degree
8 44 (35.48%) JIRA
9 43 (34.68%) Gradle
9 43 (34.68%) JBehave
10 39 (31.45%) TDD
11 38 (30.65%) AngularJS
12 37 (29.84%) BDD
13 34 (27.42%) ArcGIS
14 28 (22.58%) Jenkins
15 27 (21.77%) Artifactory
15 27 (21.77%) Ansible
16 25 (20.16%) Web Development
17 23 (18.55%) Web Services
17 23 (18.55%) REST
18 22 (17.74%) Selenium
19 20 (16.13%) SDLC
19 20 (16.13%) Spatial Data

ESRI
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 73 (58.87%) GeoServer
2 34 (27.42%) ArcGIS
3 4 (3.23%) ArcSDE
4 3 (2.42%) Smallworld
5 2 (1.61%) CMS
5 2 (1.61%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Office
2 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.61%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.61%) Maximo
2 2 (1.61%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 2 (1.61%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) Intranet
2 2 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.81%) NAS
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (71.77%) GIS
2 20 (16.13%) Spatial Data
3 12 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.26%) Big Data
5 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.42%) QGIS
9 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.81%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.81%) HBase
10 1 (0.81%) MS Access
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (35.48%) Cucumber
1 44 (35.48%) JIRA
1 44 (35.48%) Maven
2 43 (34.68%) Gradle
2 43 (34.68%) JBehave
3 28 (22.58%) Jenkins
4 27 (21.77%) Artifactory
5 22 (17.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (4.84%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Back Office
2 3 (2.42%) Marketing
2 3 (2.42%) Retail
2 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 74 (59.68%) Developer
2 32 (25.81%) GIS Developer
3 19 (15.32%) Web Developer
4 15 (12.10%) Java Developer
4 15 (12.10%) Python Developer
5 13 (10.48%) Open Source Developer
6 11 (8.87%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) Angular Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Architect
8 8 (6.45%) GIS Web Developer
9 6 (4.84%) GIS Technician
9 6 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.03%) Consultant
11 4 (3.23%) AWS Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Big Data Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Data Architect
11 4 (3.23%) Digital Developer
11 4 (3.23%) GIS Analyst
12 3 (2.42%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (58.87%) PostGIS
2 68 (54.84%) Leaflet
2 68 (54.84%) OpenLayers
3 38 (30.65%) AngularJS
4 23 (18.55%) REST
4 23 (18.55%) Web Services
5 7 (5.65%) HTML
6 6 (4.84%) .NET
7 4 (3.23%) ArcObjects
7 4 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (1.61%) Apache Flex
8 2 (1.61%) CSS
8 2 (1.61%) Java EE
9 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.81%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.81%) CSS3
9 1 (0.81%) Ember.js
9 1 (0.81%) Node.js
9 1 (0.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) User Experience
2 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.42%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.42%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.61%) SCADA
6 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.81%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.81%) LLPG
7 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Neural Network
7 1 (0.81%) NLPG
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (50.81%) Scrum
3 51 (41.13%) Open Source
4 39 (31.45%) TDD
5 37 (29.84%) BDD
6 25 (20.16%) Web Development
7 20 (16.13%) SDLC
8 15 (12.10%) Migration
9 12 (9.68%) Data Migration
9 12 (9.68%) Microservices
9 12 (9.68%) Open Source Development
10 10 (8.06%) Project Management
11 8 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.84%) TOGAF
13 5 (4.03%) Front End Development
13 5 (4.03%) Information Architecture
14 4 (3.23%) Data Analysis
14 4 (3.23%) Data Management
14 4 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
14 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.48%) JavaScript
2 71 (57.26%) Java
2 71 (57.26%) Python
3 8 (6.45%) SQL
4 4 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) R
5 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (35.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) ISEB
2 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) QA
2 11 (8.87%) WCAG
3 3 (2.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.81%) BS7666
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (21.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (8.06%) Oracle
2 6 (4.84%) SAP
3 4 (3.23%) Mapinfo
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.61%) Adobe
4 2 (1.61%) Mincom
4 2 (1.61%) Siemens
4 2 (1.61%) Triple Point
4 2 (1.61%) Ventyx
5 1 (0.81%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.81%) Becrypt
5 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.81%) RapidMiner
5 1 (0.81%) Tableau
5 1 (0.81%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.81%) VMware
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