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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ESRI
Rank 544 558 448
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -110
Contract jobs citing ESRI 51 20 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.038% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.080% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 87
Average daily rate
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£325 £510 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.27% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £600 £365
% change year-on-year
-44.58% +64.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £19.49
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 - £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.85 - £23.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 - £19.49

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
26028 25021 26921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.18% 46.94% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14561 13847 13670
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
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 1102 1116 1369
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -2 44 £325 -36.27% 12
South East +15 20 £325 - 3
London +23 16 £276 -44.88% 6
Berkshire +15 10 £375 - 1
Reading +21 8 £400 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £313 - 1
North West - 5 £413 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
City of London - 3 - - 1
Aylesbury - 3 - -
Cheshire - 2 £325 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Belfast - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Gloucester - - - -

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 56 (71.79%) GIS
2 50 (64.10%) ArcGIS
3 34 (43.59%) SQL
4 27 (34.62%) .NET
5 24 (30.77%) Oracle
6 22 (28.21%) Java
7 20 (25.64%) Degree
8 16 (20.51%) ETL
9 14 (17.95%) Python
9 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 14 (17.95%) Windows
9 14 (17.95%) Data Management
10 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 11 (14.10%) Data Analysis
12 11 (14.10%) ArcObjects
13 10 (12.82%) Statistics
13 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database
13 10 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (12.82%) SOAP
13 10 (12.82%) Data Mining
13 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (11.54%) Scrum
14 9 (11.54%) Data Transformation
15 8 (10.26%) Mobile App
15 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
15 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
15 8 (10.26%) Web Services

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 50 (64.10%) ArcGIS
2 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (3.85%) ArcSDE
4 3 (3.85%) Smallworld
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.56%) Apache
5 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.56%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.28%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Maximo
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.28%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) RTCP
1 6 (7.69%) RTP
2 3 (3.85%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) SSL
3 2 (2.56%) Network Security
3 2 (2.56%) RFID
3 2 (2.56%) GSM
3 2 (2.56%) SMS
4 1 (1.28%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (12.82%) Data Mining
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) SpecFlow
1 7 (8.97%) SoapUI
1 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) Moq
3 1 (1.28%) MSTest
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.13%) Military
2 3 (3.85%) Local Government
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Developer
3 11 (14.10%) GIS Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Consultant
5 7 (8.97%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Trainer
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.13%) GIS Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Senior GIS Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Graduate
9 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.56%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) .NET
2 11 (14.10%) ArcObjects
3 10 (12.82%) SOAP
4 8 (10.26%) Web Services
4 8 (10.26%) XML
5 7 (8.97%) Silverlight
5 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
6 6 (7.69%) SyncML
6 6 (7.69%) Middleware
6 6 (7.69%) J2EE
7 5 (6.41%) XSLT
7 5 (6.41%) Classic ASP
7 5 (6.41%) HTML
7 5 (6.41%) WAP
7 5 (6.41%) Google Maps API
8 3 (3.85%) WSDL
8 3 (3.85%) J2ME
8 3 (3.85%) JMS
8 3 (3.85%) WCF
8 3 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (71.79%) GIS
2 10 (12.82%) Statistics
3 8 (10.26%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.13%) iPhone
4 4 (5.13%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.56%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.56%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.28%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (1.28%) RIA
7 1 (1.28%) SCADA
7 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Android
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.56%) UNIX
4 2 (2.56%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) ETL
2 14 (17.95%) Data Management
3 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 11 (14.10%) Data Analysis
5 9 (11.54%) Scrum
5 9 (11.54%) Data Transformation
6 7 (8.97%) SOA
6 7 (8.97%) Test Strategy
6 7 (8.97%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.97%) Integration Testing
7 6 (7.69%) UML
7 6 (7.69%) OO
8 5 (6.41%) CAD
8 5 (6.41%) Validation
8 5 (6.41%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (5.13%) Data Validation
9 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) SQL
2 22 (28.21%) Java
3 14 (17.95%) Python
4 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.97%) C#
5 7 (8.97%) Ruby
6 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.56%) C
8 1 (1.28%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.28%) MapBasic
8 1 (1.28%) Magik
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Degree
2 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) MCSE
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.56%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) HND
6 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
1 2 (2.56%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
1 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Oracle
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Mapinfo
3 5 (6.41%) Google
4 4 (5.13%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) Cognos
6 1 (1.28%) Open Text
6 1 (1.28%) Intergraph
6 1 (1.28%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.28%) Ventyx
London
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £11 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago