Period
to 23 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 January 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 555 376 496
Rank change year-on-year -179 +120 +133
Contract jobs citing ESRI 23 23 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.062% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.34% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 6
10th Percentile £419 £283 £438
25th Percentile £464 £400 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £540
Median % change year-on-year - -7.41% +20.00%
75th Percentile £604 £525 £569
90th Percentile £616 £560 £606
England median daily rate £498 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -0.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £27.50 £61.25 -
Median hourly rate £30.00 £62.50 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year -52.00% +316.67% -
75th Percentile £32.50 £63.75 £18.25
90th Percentile - - £20.20
England median hourly rate £41.25 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +230.00% -16.67% -11.76%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,438 6,802 11,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.45% 38.65% 39.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,320 4,610 8,286
10th Percentile £340 £300 £256
25th Percentile £450 £400 £376
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £663 £588 £588
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
England median daily rate £515 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +11.35% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 68 211
10th Percentile £14.68 £12.76 £12.44
25th Percentile £20.05 £21.81 £16.63
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.65 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.07% +30.00% +9.28%
75th Percentile £49.25 £52.13 £29.36
90th Percentile £59.00 £66.95 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.53 £23.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -15.09% +22.99% +7.41%

ESRI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ESRI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ESRI in London

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ESRI in London.

Daily rate trend for ESRI in London

ESRI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ESRI in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ESRI in London

ESRI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ESRI in London.

Hourly rate trend for ESRI in London

ESRI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West London -24 4 £588 +17.50%
Central London -52 1 £423 -
ESRI
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing ESRI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for ESRI.

1 15 (65.22%) GIS
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 11 (47.83%) ArcGIS
3 11 (47.83%) Social Skills
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Azure
4 9 (39.13%) DevOps
5 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) Python
5 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 7 (30.43%) C#
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) C
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
8 5 (21.74%) Image Processing
8 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared

ESRI
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 11 (47.83%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.35%) ArcSDE
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Azure
2 4 (17.39%) AWS
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon SageMaker
3 3 (13.04%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (13.04%) GitHub
3 3 (13.04%) GitHub Actions
3 3 (13.04%) Serverless
4 1 (4.35%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) GIS
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (13.04%) Neo4j
3 3 (13.04%) QGIS
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
4 2 (8.70%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Power BI
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (47.83%) Social Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Presentation Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Public Sector
4 2 (8.70%) Publishing
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Finance
5 1 (4.35%) Law
5 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Azure Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Data Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) GIS Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Geospatial Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) GIS Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) GIS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Core
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 4 (17.39%) Blazor
4 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
4 4 (17.39%) JSON
4 4 (17.39%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) SAPUI5
6 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (4.35%) PostGIS
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) XHTML
6 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
1 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2016
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) CI/CD
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Full Stack Development
3 5 (21.74%) Image Processing
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Service Design
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
4 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) SOLID
4 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) C
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
5 2 (8.70%) ABAP
5 2 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) Bash
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (21.74%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
2 3 (13.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) Lumension
3 5 (21.74%) Sophos
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) Telerik
5 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm