The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI ArcGIS
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 75 74 85
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11  
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.87% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.77% 1.62% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £230 -
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 - £17.00 -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 156 185 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.15% 17.74% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 96 104
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +0.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.25 £15.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £32.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

ArcGIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcGIS in Buckinghamshire

ArcGIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcGIS in Buckinghamshire

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Aylesbury -10 9 - -
ArcGIS
South East

ArcGIS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 10 (100.00%) GIS
2 9 (90.00%) Mapinfo
2 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) QGIS
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
4 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) ESRI
4 1 (10.00%) Smallworld

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (10.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) GIS
2 8 (80.00%) QGIS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) GIS Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Mapinfo
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) ESRI
3 1 (10.00%) Google