The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ESRI ArcGIS
Rank 63 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.25% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.51% 3.08% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £425 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £9.25
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +78.37%
ArcGIS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
169 130 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.18% 17.43% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 79 56
Average daily rate £363 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +11.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ArcGIS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcGIS across the Wales region.

ArcGIS Daily Rate Trend in Wales

ArcGIS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcGIS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ArcGIS Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

ArcGIS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS across the Wales region.

ArcGIS Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the Wales region 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Mid Wales - 5 £344 -
South Wales +1 3 £415 +3.10%
West Wales - 1 £238 -
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing ArcGIS 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 ArcGIS.

1 14 (93.33%) GIS
2 13 (86.67%) ESRI
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) C#
4 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 10 (66.67%) ArcObjects
4 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (60.00%) ArcSDE
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (20.00%) Windows
10 3 (20.00%) HTML
10 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (20.00%) CSS
10 3 (20.00%) TDD
10 3 (20.00%) Scrum
10 3 (20.00%) Ajax
10 3 (20.00%) jQuery
10 3 (20.00%) CSS3
10 3 (20.00%) User Experience
10 3 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (20.00%) HTML5
11 2 (13.33%) RESTful
11 2 (13.33%) Open Source
11 2 (13.33%) nginx
11 2 (13.33%) PostGIS

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing ArcGIS 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 ArcGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) ArcSDE
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) NUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) GIS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) GIS Technician
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) GIS Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ArcObjects
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) Ajax
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) PostGIS
4 2 (13.33%) JSP
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) XSLT
4 2 (13.33%) JSF
4 2 (13.33%) RESTful
4 2 (13.33%) Dojo
4 2 (13.33%) Java EE
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) GIS
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) RUP
3 2 (13.33%) DSDM
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Legato
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) ESRI
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Mapinfo
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) VMware