Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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.

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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 805 805
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -22
Contract jobs citing ESRI 34 71 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.073% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 34
England median daily rate £400 £369 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -16.19% +29.41%
10th Percentile £303 £150 £314
90th Percentile £605 £474 £575
UK median daily rate £395 £394 £425
% change year-on-year +0.32% -7.35% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
England median hourly rate £57.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +310.71% +16.67% -61.29%
10th Percentile £30.25 £11.98 £11.30
90th Percentile £62.80 £35.00 £29.75
UK median hourly rate £57.50 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +310.71% +16.67% -60.66%

ESRI is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40256 43645 45307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.80% 45.17% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25236 26986 27222
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1350 1538 1950
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.73% -4.29% +6.06%

ESRI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ESRI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ESRI in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +10 10 £563 +42.86%
London -27 9 £338 +125.00%
South East +7 6 £398 -0.63% 2
West Midlands +26 3 £200 -
Midlands +22 3 £200 -
East of England -19 3 - - 1
North of England +33 2 £400 +23.08%
Yorkshire +16 2 £400 -
ESRI
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 28 (82.35%) GIS
2 19 (55.88%) ArcGIS
3 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 10 (29.41%) OWASP
4 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 8 (23.53%) ETL
5 8 (23.53%) .NET
6 7 (20.59%) C#
6 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
6 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
6 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (20.59%) Geospatial Data
7 6 (17.65%) Ansible
7 6 (17.65%) Docker
7 6 (17.65%) DevOps
7 6 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (17.65%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (17.65%) CLAS
7 6 (17.65%) SIEM
7 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (17.65%) Big Data
7 6 (17.65%) Cloudera
7 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 6 (17.65%) Dart
7 6 (17.65%) nginx

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 19 (55.88%) ArcGIS
2 6 (17.65%) nginx
3 2 (5.88%) SAS
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) IaaS
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.76%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (82.35%) GIS
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (17.65%) Apache Hive
4 6 (17.65%) Big Data
4 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (8.82%) EDRMS
7 2 (5.88%) Data Mart
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (5.88%) Pentaho
7 2 (5.88%) PowerCenter
7 2 (5.88%) QlikView
7 2 (5.88%) Sagent Data Flow
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (5.88%) Spatial Data
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
3 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.65%) Maven
3 6 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (11.76%) Moq
4 4 (11.76%) MSTest
4 4 (11.76%) Selenium
4 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
4 4 (11.76%) webpack
5 2 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Electronics
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.88%) Marketing
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
2 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) GIS Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Security Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) GIS Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
4 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Security Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Assurance Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Security Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) WPF Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) ModSecurity
3 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 4 (11.76%) Ajax
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (11.76%) Code First Entity Framework
3 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
3 4 (11.76%) OAuth2
3 4 (11.76%) OpenID
3 4 (11.76%) React
3 4 (11.76%) Redux
3 4 (11.76%) REST
3 4 (11.76%) Swagger
3 4 (11.76%) WCF
3 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) XML
3 4 (11.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) CentOS
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) OWASP
3 8 (23.53%) ETL
4 6 (17.65%) DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Information Management
4 6 (17.65%) SIEM
4 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (11.76%) Analytics
5 4 (11.76%) Build Automation
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.76%) Change Data Capture
5 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (11.76%) Full Text Search
5 4 (11.76%) MVC
5 4 (11.76%) Release Management
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) Dart
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.76%) ES6
5 4 (11.76%) F#
5 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.76%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) TypeScript
6 3 (8.82%) XAML
7 2 (5.88%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 1 (2.94%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (17.65%) CLAS
3 4 (11.76%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) JSP 440
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Cloudera
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) Capita
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) Cognos
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Informatica
4 2 (5.88%) OpenText
4 2 (5.88%) Syncsort
4 2 (5.88%) Talend
5 1 (2.94%) Northgate