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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI
Rank 547 499 550
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +51
Contract jobs citing ESRI 40 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.094% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 11
Average daily rate £340 £413 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.57% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £595 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £35.50 £10.37 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+242.25% -58.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £9.67 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £11.07 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £10.37 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+150.66% -58.51%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25818 22455 27837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.86% 47.05% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14474 11940 14191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1103 1186 1344
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%

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 18 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ESRI within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ESRI Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -88 35 £294 -32.85% 10
London -5 20 £300 +9.09% 3
South East -18 8 £380 +28.81% 4
Hampshire +10 6 - -
Scotland -9 3 £400 - 1
East of England - 2 £119 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Reading -7 1 £380 +26.66%
Berkshire -13 1 £380 +26.66%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £260 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £260 -
City of London - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Avon - - - -
South West - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - - 1
County Antrim - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 1
Felixstowe - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Gloucester - - - -

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 54 (78.26%) GIS
2 34 (49.28%) ArcGIS
3 25 (36.23%) .NET
4 24 (34.78%) Oracle
5 22 (31.88%) SQL
6 19 (27.54%) Windows
7 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
8 15 (21.74%) C#
9 14 (20.29%) HTML
10 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
10 13 (18.84%) CRM
11 12 (17.39%) Java
11 12 (17.39%) Silverlight
12 11 (15.94%) Lagan
12 11 (15.94%) LLPG
12 11 (15.94%) EDRMS
12 11 (15.94%) ITSM
13 10 (14.49%) SOA
13 10 (14.49%) XML
13 10 (14.49%) Civica
14 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
14 9 (13.04%) Android
15 8 (11.59%) iPhone
15 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
15 8 (11.59%) HTML5
15 8 (11.59%) UML
15 8 (11.59%) Python
15 8 (11.59%) Web Services
15 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
15 8 (11.59%) Service Management

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (49.28%) ArcGIS
2 6 (8.70%) ArcSDE
3 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.80%) IIS
5 3 (4.35%) ArcIMS
5 3 (4.35%) Apache
5 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.35%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.45%) SAP PM
1 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.45%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.45%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) RTCP
1 6 (8.70%) RTP
2 3 (4.35%) GSM
2 3 (4.35%) SMS
3 2 (2.90%) Network Security
3 2 (2.90%) RFID
4 1 (1.45%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) EDRMS
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.45%) dBASE
8 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.35%) Toad
3 2 (2.90%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) MSTest
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Moq
General
1 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.90%) Local Government
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Military
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (11.59%) Architect
2 8 (11.59%) GIS Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Consultant
3 7 (10.14%) Applications Developer
4 5 (7.25%) GIS Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.80%) Spatial Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) Data Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.35%) UI Developer
6 3 (4.35%) UI Programmer
7 2 (2.90%) Deployment Project Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.90%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (2.90%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) .NET
2 14 (20.29%) HTML
3 12 (17.39%) Silverlight
4 10 (14.49%) XML
5 8 (11.59%) HTML5
5 8 (11.59%) Web Services
6 7 (10.14%) Middleware
6 7 (10.14%) J2EE
6 7 (10.14%) WPF
6 7 (10.14%) ArcObjects
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.70%) WCF
7 6 (8.70%) SyncML
8 5 (7.25%) WAP
8 5 (7.25%) XSLT
8 5 (7.25%) Classic ASP
9 4 (5.80%) jQuery
9 4 (5.80%) Java EE
9 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.80%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 54 (78.26%) GIS
2 11 (15.94%) LLPG
3 8 (11.59%) iPhone
3 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
4 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.35%) Open Source
6 2 (2.90%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.90%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) RIA
7 1 (1.45%) Photography
7 1 (1.45%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Android
3 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.70%) UNIX
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.90%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) CRM
2 11 (15.94%) ITSM
3 10 (14.49%) SOA
4 8 (11.59%) UML
4 8 (11.59%) Service Management
4 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.14%) TOGAF
5 7 (10.14%) MVVM
6 6 (8.70%) Data Management
7 4 (5.80%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (5.80%) Android Development
7 4 (5.80%) iOS Development
7 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.80%) OO
7 4 (5.80%) OOD
7 4 (5.80%) ETL
7 4 (5.80%) Data Security
7 4 (5.80%) MVC
7 4 (5.80%) Content Management
8 3 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) SQL
2 15 (21.74%) C#
3 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.39%) Java
5 8 (11.59%) Python
6 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.80%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) C
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.70%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) MCSE
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) JTAG
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) Lagan
3 10 (14.49%) Civica
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.25%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) Fujitsu
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