The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK / England
Rank 521 573 547
Rank change year-on-year +52 -26  
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 53 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.082% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.73% 0.47% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 19
Median daily rate £218 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £188 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -35.00% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Median hourly rate £16.25 £24.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.29% +3.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £27.40 £95.80
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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7227 8447 8441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.52% 17.22% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4730 5410 5064
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 211 310
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.18 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +0.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

ArcGIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcGIS in England

ArcGIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArcGIS in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArcGIS in England

ArcGIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcGIS in England

ArcGIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArcGIS in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ArcGIS in England

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
South East +44 24 £250 +8.69% 3
London +20 9 £125 -50.00% 1
Yorkshire - 9 - -
South West +8 6 £210 -
East Midlands +5 5 £275 -31.25% 3
ArcGIS
UK

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 60 (77.92%) GIS
2 29 (37.66%) Degree
3 27 (35.06%) ESRI
4 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
5 20 (25.97%) QGIS
6 17 (22.08%) Mapinfo
7 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
8 14 (18.18%) Telecoms
9 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.29%) Python
9 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
9 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 9 (11.69%) Windows
10 9 (11.69%) Oracle
10 9 (11.69%) SAS
11 7 (9.09%) HP
11 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 7 (9.09%) PHP
11 7 (9.09%) ITIL
11 7 (9.09%) VMware
11 7 (9.09%) ITIL V3
11 7 (9.09%) vCloud
11 7 (9.09%) DevOps
12 6 (7.79%) Spatial Analysis
12 6 (7.79%) Open Source
12 6 (7.79%) R
12 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
12 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (7.79%) Linux

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 9 (11.69%) SAS
2 5 (6.49%) GeoServer
2 5 (6.49%) Smallworld
3 4 (5.19%) Apache
3 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.60%) ArcSDE
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Drupal
6 1 (1.30%) IIS
6 1 (1.30%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.30%) Perch
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.30%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
2 5 (6.49%) Stata
3 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (5.19%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (3.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (77.92%) GIS
2 20 (25.97%) QGIS
3 11 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.49%) Spatial Data
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.90%) Big Data
7 3 (3.90%) MySQL
8 2 (2.60%) MS Access
8 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.30%) Power BI
9 1 (1.30%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.30%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 14 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Avionics
3 3 (3.90%) Military
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (51.95%) GIS Technician
2 8 (10.39%) Analyst
2 8 (10.39%) Developer
3 6 (7.79%) Architect
4 5 (6.49%) Spatial Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Consultant
5 4 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Telecoms Planner
6 3 (3.90%) Lead Architect
6 3 (3.90%) Senior Technician
6 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Systems Support
6 3 (3.90%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Technical Architect
6 3 (3.90%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.60%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.60%) UX Developer
7 2 (2.60%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) .NET
2 4 (5.19%) Google Maps API
2 4 (5.19%) OpenLayers
3 3 (3.90%) COM
3 3 (3.90%) DCOM
3 3 (3.90%) PostGIS
3 3 (3.90%) WPF
4 2 (2.60%) HTML
4 2 (2.60%) Leaflet
4 2 (2.60%) Web Services
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.30%) CSS
5 1 (1.30%) JPA
5 1 (1.30%) jQuery
5 1 (1.30%) SOAP
5 1 (1.30%) Spring
5 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.30%) XML
5 1 (1.30%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.19%) User Experience
2 4 (5.19%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) PKI
4 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (9.09%) DevOps
2 7 (9.09%) ITIL
2 7 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 6 (7.79%) Open Source
3 6 (7.79%) Project Management
3 6 (7.79%) Spatial Analysis
4 5 (6.49%) Data Management
4 5 (6.49%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (5.19%) Adaptive Security
5 4 (5.19%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.19%) SIEM
5 4 (5.19%) Statistics
5 4 (5.19%) UML
6 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.90%) OO
6 3 (3.90%) Password Management
6 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) Python
2 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 7 (9.09%) PHP
3 6 (7.79%) R
3 6 (7.79%) SQL
4 5 (6.49%) Java
4 5 (6.49%) Perl
5 4 (5.19%) C#
5 4 (5.19%) VB
6 2 (2.60%) C
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) VBA
7 1 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.60%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.30%) GISP
7 1 (1.30%) ISEB
7 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) vCloud
2 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) ESRI
2 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.08%) Mapinfo
4 9 (11.69%) Oracle
5 7 (9.09%) HP
5 7 (9.09%) VMware
6 4 (5.19%) 3PAR
6 4 (5.19%) ArcSight
6 4 (5.19%) Cisco
6 4 (5.19%) Google
6 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.19%) Software AG
6 4 (5.19%) webMethods
7 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.30%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
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