Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for ArcGIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ArcGIS over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

ESRI ArcGIS
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 119 116
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 2 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.069% 0.23% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 1.13% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £195 - £450
Scotland median daily rate £195 £225 £450
% change year-on-year -13.33% -50.00% +80.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £28.71
Scotland median hourly rate - - £25.00

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

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 478 444 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.53% 20.82% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 264 253
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £251 £218 £226
90th Percentile £538 £475 £501
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £359
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.44% -4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -52.98% +139.27%
10th Percentile £17.42 £11.35 £15.99
90th Percentile £29.40 £15.25 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing ArcGIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for ArcGIS in Edinburgh

ArcGIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcGIS in Edinburgh

ArcGIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcGIS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
1 2 (100.00%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Sensing
2 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data

ArcGIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Sensing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI