The table below looks at the statistics for ArcGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI ArcGIS
UK / Wales
Rank 54 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.19% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.30% 0.81% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £450 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +125.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +10.52%

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
127 124 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.87% 18.10% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 85 79
Median daily rate £420 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £41.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.21% +272.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%

ArcGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 8 £400 -
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 10 (100.00%) GIS
2 6 (60.00%) QGIS
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Mapinfo
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) ESRI
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Spatial Data
6 2 (20.00%) ArcSDE
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
7 1 (10.00%) Apache
7 1 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) PhD
7 1 (10.00%) SAS
7 1 (10.00%) Stata
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (10.00%) R
7 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
7 1 (10.00%) Big Data
7 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
7 1 (10.00%) Spatial Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) ArcSDE
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) GIS
2 6 (60.00%) QGIS
3 2 (20.00%) Spatial Data
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) GIS Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) GIS Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) R
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) ESRI