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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 27 April 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.

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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI
Rank 556 564 501
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -63
Contract jobs citing ESRI 41 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.064% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 24
Average daily rate
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£425 £294 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.68% -26.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £35.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.92% +215.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-53.84% +131.21%

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
25278 24817 22279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.41% 45.55% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14365 13927 11804
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 1054 1189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 2015.

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 28 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 27 April 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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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 +2 34 £450 +64.38% 5
South East -17 10 £425 +11.84% 2
South West - 9 £510 - 1
East of England +18 7 £450 +277.84%
Taunton - 7 £510 -
Somerset - 7 £510 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £450 -
Hampshire -11 4 £425 - 1
Berkshire +8 3 - - 1
Reading +8 3 - - 1
Scotland +5 3 £425 +6.25% 1
Milton Keynes +1 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 3 - -
Wales -5 3 £300 -25.00%
Edinburgh - 3 £425 -
Southampton - 3 £425 -
West Midlands -13 2 £463 +85.00% 1
London -26 2 - - 1
Warrington - 2 £398 -
Cheshire - 2 £398 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £400 -
North West - 2 £398 -
Essex +3 1 - -
South Wales 0 1 - -
Ceredigion - 1 £200 -
Mid Wales - 1 £200 -
Aberystwyth - 1 £200 -

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 59 (73.75%) GIS
2 45 (56.25%) ArcGIS
3 31 (38.75%) Oracle
4 21 (26.25%) Python
5 18 (22.50%) .NET
6 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
7 16 (20.00%) SQL
8 15 (18.75%) Data Management
9 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
9 13 (16.25%) Windows
10 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (15.00%) ETL
10 12 (15.00%) ArcSDE
11 11 (13.75%) Scrum
11 11 (13.75%) SOAP
11 11 (13.75%) Web Services
12 10 (12.50%) Java
12 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (11.25%) MVC
13 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
13 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET
13 9 (11.25%) SOA
14 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
14 8 (10.00%) TOGAF
14 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
15 7 (8.75%) K2 blackpearl
15 7 (8.75%) Entity Framework
15 7 (8.75%) REST

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 45 (56.25%) ArcGIS
2 12 (15.00%) ArcSDE
3 7 (8.75%) K2 blackpearl
4 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (5.00%) Apache
5 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.50%) JBoss
6 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.50%) Drupal
6 2 (2.50%) nginx
6 2 (2.50%) Node.js
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.00%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Maximo
2 3 (3.75%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.50%) SaaS
1 6 (7.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) FTP
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.25%) MS Access
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.75%) WebLOAD
2 3 (3.75%) JUnit
2 3 (3.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.75%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.75%) NUnit
2 3 (3.75%) SoapUI
2 3 (3.75%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) Toad
3 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.25%) Hudson
General
1 3 (3.75%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Front Office
2 2 (2.50%) Back Office
2 2 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) Billing
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) GIS Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Analyst
4 11 (13.75%) Architect
5 10 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (11.25%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.00%) GIS Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Designer
8 5 (6.25%) Systems Designer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.00%) Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.75%) Senior GIS Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 11 (13.75%) SOAP
2 11 (13.75%) Web Services
3 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (8.75%) Entity Framework
6 7 (8.75%) REST
7 5 (6.25%) ArcObjects
7 5 (6.25%) Dojo
8 4 (5.00%) HTML
8 4 (5.00%) CSS
8 4 (5.00%) jQuery
8 4 (5.00%) JSON
9 3 (3.75%) HTML5
9 3 (3.75%) CSS3
9 3 (3.75%) Ajax
9 3 (3.75%) Spring
10 2 (2.50%) JSF
10 2 (2.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 59 (73.75%) GIS
2 7 (8.75%) Visualisation
2 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.50%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.75%) Open Source
4 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.50%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.50%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Android
2 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.50%) UNIX
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.75%) Data Management
3 12 (15.00%) ETL
4 11 (13.75%) Scrum
5 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.25%) MVC
5 9 (11.25%) SOA
6 8 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.25%) Workflow
8 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.00%) CAD
9 4 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (3.75%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) Python
2 16 (20.00%) SQL
3 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.50%) Java
5 6 (7.50%) C#
6 4 (5.00%) PHP
6 4 (5.00%) VBA
7 3 (3.75%) Ruby
8 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) C
9 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.75%) Degree
3 6 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.25%) Legato
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) Oracle
2 7 (8.75%) Citrix
2 7 (8.75%) Mapinfo
2 7 (8.75%) VMware
3 6 (7.50%) SAP
3 6 (7.50%) IBM
4 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (1.25%) Mercator
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe
7 1 (1.25%) HP
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