The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ESRI products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ESRI over the 3 months to 30 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.

ESRI
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 595 554
Rank change year-on-year +65 -41  
Contract jobs citing ESRI 46 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.058% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 29
Median daily rate £305 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £160 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -30.00% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £34.25 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.96% +50.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £34.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year -64.96% +185.41%  

ESRI is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18366 21835 22084
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.74% 43.70% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11435 13486 12793
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 758 951
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £10.26 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £50.14 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

ESRI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ESRI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for ESRI in England

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ESRI in England

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ESRI in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ESRI in England

ESRI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ESRI in England

ESRI
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 ESRI within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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 +37 27 £310 -31.11% 2
London +34 12 £238 -6.86%
South West +6 5 - -
East Midlands -5 2 £275 -31.25%
ESRI
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ESRI 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 ESRI.

1 32 (50.79%) GIS
2 26 (41.27%) ArcGIS
3 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (26.98%) Degree
5 16 (25.40%) Geospatial Data
6 15 (23.81%) PostGIS
7 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (20.63%) Data Management
8 13 (20.63%) Oracle
9 12 (19.05%) Java
10 11 (17.46%) Python
11 10 (15.87%) Mapinfo
11 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
11 10 (15.87%) ETL
11 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
11 10 (15.87%) SQL
11 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
11 10 (15.87%) Open Source
12 9 (14.29%) Tableau
12 9 (14.29%) GeoServer
12 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 9 (14.29%) Project Management
12 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
13 8 (12.70%) TDD
13 8 (12.70%) Migration
13 8 (12.70%) Scrum
13 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
13 8 (12.70%) Use Case

ESRI
Co-occurring 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 26 (41.27%) ArcGIS
2 9 (14.29%) GeoServer
3 5 (7.94%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (6.35%) CMS
4 4 (6.35%) SAS
4 4 (6.35%) Smallworld
4 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.76%) Apache
5 3 (4.76%) GlassFish
6 2 (3.17%) ArcSDE
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.59%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (6.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.79%) GIS
2 16 (25.40%) Geospatial Data
3 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.11%) Spatial Data
5 6 (9.52%) Big Data
6 5 (7.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
6 5 (7.94%) IBM InfoSphere
6 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.94%) Power BI
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.59%) HBase
9 1 (1.59%) MS Access
9 1 (1.59%) QGIS
9 1 (1.59%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 7 (11.11%) Gradle
1 7 (11.11%) JBehave
1 7 (11.11%) JIRA
1 7 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (1.59%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Publishing
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Architect
2 11 (17.46%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Applications Architect
4 8 (12.70%) GIS Technician
4 8 (12.70%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Geospatial Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) GIS Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Information Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Telecoms Planner
8 3 (4.76%) Geospatial Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Support
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) PostGIS
2 8 (12.70%) Leaflet
2 8 (12.70%) OpenLayers
3 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.52%) HTML
5 1 (1.59%) .NET
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) CSS
5 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.59%) HTML5
5 1 (1.59%) JPA
5 1 (1.59%) JSF
5 1 (1.59%) SOAP
5 1 (1.59%) Spring
5 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.76%) PKI
6 2 (3.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.63%) Data Management
3 10 (15.87%) ETL
3 10 (15.87%) Open Source
4 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 8 (12.70%) Migration
5 8 (12.70%) Scrum
5 8 (12.70%) Software Distribution
5 8 (12.70%) TDD
5 8 (12.70%) Use Case
6 7 (11.11%) Analytics
6 7 (11.11%) BDD
6 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 7 (11.11%) DevOps
6 7 (11.11%) ITIL
6 7 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Data Management
7 5 (7.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) Java
2 11 (17.46%) Python
3 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.87%) SQL
4 3 (4.76%) Perl
4 3 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) C
5 1 (1.59%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) GISP
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) vCloud
2 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) vRealize
2 1 (1.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.63%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) Mapinfo
4 9 (14.29%) Tableau
5 7 (11.11%) HP
5 7 (11.11%) VMware
6 6 (9.52%) SAP
7 5 (7.94%) IBM
7 5 (7.94%) Informatica
8 4 (6.35%) 3PAR
8 4 (6.35%) Alteryx
8 4 (6.35%) ArcSight
8 4 (6.35%) Cisco
8 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.35%) Software AG
8 4 (6.35%) webMethods
9 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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