The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI ArcGIS
South West / Bristol
Rank 69 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.13% - 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% - 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -35.00% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 118 109 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 14.75% 12.22% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 83 101
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £463 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +23.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

ArcGIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcGIS in Bristol

ArcGIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcGIS in Bristol

ArcGIS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera