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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI
Rank 562 576 554
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing ESRI 58 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.064% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 13
Average daily rate
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£370 £349 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.01% -33.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £216 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £513 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £403 £525
% change year-on-year
-8.07% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.78% +117.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £50.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-36.13% +188.57%

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
24887 24619 23745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.77% 45.05% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14650 13583 12848
Average daily rate £400 £375 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1070 1201
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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
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 31 July 2015.

ESRI Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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 -26 30 £450 +38.46% 11
Wales +15 22 £284 -29.50%
London -2 11 £384 +119.28% 2
Aberystwyth - 11 £340 -
Ceredigion - 11 £340 -
Mid Wales - 11 £340 -
South West 0 9 £511 -0.29% 1
Scotland - 6 - -
South East -18 5 £370 +16.07% 4
West Wales - 5 £238 -
Hampshire -8 4 £370 +18.40%
East of England - 4 £475 - 3
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £475 - 1
Somerset +3 2 £511 -0.29%
South Wales -1 2 £415 +3.10%
Cardiff -3 2 £415 +3.10%
Southampton -7 2 £370 +18.40%
Dorset - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Wiltshire 0 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £400 -
Kent - 1 £400 -
Havant - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 2

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 78 (79.59%) GIS
2 43 (43.88%) ArcGIS
3 37 (37.76%) Security Cleared
4 31 (31.63%) .NET
5 28 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 21 (21.43%) Oracle
7 19 (19.39%) C#
8 17 (17.35%) ArcSDE
8 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (17.35%) Web Services
8 17 (17.35%) Python
9 16 (16.33%) SOA
9 16 (16.33%) SQL
10 15 (15.31%) SOAP
10 15 (15.31%) CTC Cleared
10 15 (15.31%) Relational Database
11 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 14 (14.29%) ETL
12 13 (13.27%) JavaScript
12 13 (13.27%) Scrum
13 12 (12.24%) TOGAF
13 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
13 12 (12.24%) DV Cleared
14 11 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (11.22%) ArcObjects
14 11 (11.22%) REST
14 11 (11.22%) Citrix
14 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
14 11 (11.22%) VMware
15 10 (10.20%) Maximo

ESRI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (43.88%) ArcGIS
2 17 (17.35%) ArcSDE
3 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.14%) K2 blackpearl
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle Spatial
5 5 (5.10%) JBoss
6 4 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.04%) Apache
7 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.04%) IIS
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.04%) nginx
7 2 (2.04%) Node.js
7 2 (2.04%) Smallworld
7 2 (2.04%) CMS
8 1 (1.02%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Office
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Maximo
2 2 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.20%) SaaS
2 10 (10.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) FTP
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.02%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.31%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.20%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.08%) Subversion
3 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.06%) Hudson
3 3 (3.06%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.06%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.06%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.06%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.02%) Toad
5 1 (1.02%) JIRA
5 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.02%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (2.04%) Front Office
1 2 (2.04%) Back Office
1 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Developer
2 24 (24.49%) Architect
3 22 (22.45%) GIS Developer
4 19 (19.39%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (18.37%) Analyst
6 15 (15.31%) GIS Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Applications Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.10%) GIS Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) Tester
11 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Graduate
11 3 (3.06%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.06%) Data Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Software Tester
11 3 (3.06%) GIS Data Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Maximo Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.63%) .NET
2 17 (17.35%) Web Services
3 15 (15.31%) SOAP
4 11 (11.22%) ArcObjects
4 11 (11.22%) REST
5 8 (8.16%) jQuery
6 7 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 7 (7.14%) CSS
6 7 (7.14%) CSS3
6 7 (7.14%) RESTful
7 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.12%) Entity Framework
8 5 (5.10%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.10%) D3.js
8 5 (5.10%) Dojo
9 4 (4.08%) Google Maps API
9 4 (4.08%) HTML
9 4 (4.08%) Leaflet
9 4 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 78 (79.59%) GIS
2 10 (10.20%) Data Integration
3 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.14%) User Experience
4 6 (6.12%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.06%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.02%) Statistics
7 1 (1.02%) Photography
7 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (2.04%) UNIX
4 1 (1.02%) Android
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.33%) SOA
3 14 (14.29%) ETL
4 13 (13.27%) Scrum
5 12 (12.24%) TOGAF
6 10 (10.20%) Data Management
7 8 (8.16%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.16%) Workflow
8 7 (7.14%) MVC
8 7 (7.14%) UML
9 6 (6.12%) TDD
9 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.10%) Migration
11 4 (4.08%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.08%) Open Source
12 3 (3.06%) BDD
12 3 (3.06%) System Testing
12 3 (3.06%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.39%) C#
2 17 (17.35%) Python
3 16 (16.33%) SQL
4 13 (13.27%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.16%) Java
7 2 (2.04%) Perl
7 2 (2.04%) PHP
7 2 (2.04%) VB
7 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.02%) Ruby
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (37.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.31%) CTC Cleared
3 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 12 (12.24%) DV Cleared
5 10 (10.20%) Degree
6 2 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.06%) ISO 9000
4 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.02%) Legato
Vendors
1 21 (21.43%) Oracle
2 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.22%) Citrix
3 11 (11.22%) VMware
4 10 (10.20%) IBM
5 4 (4.08%) Google
5 4 (4.08%) Mapinfo
5 4 (4.08%) SAP
6 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.02%) Mercator
7 1 (1.02%) Adobe
7 1 (1.02%) HP
7 1 (1.02%) Luciad
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