The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ArcGIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI ArcGIS
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 125 126
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.041% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.23% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -35.00% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +46.15%  

ArcGIS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 267 428 471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.73% 17.39% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 257 261
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -34.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for ArcGIS in Berkshire

ArcGIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ArcGIS in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcGIS in Berkshire

ArcGIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcGIS in Berkshire