Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 November 2018 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 > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 190 93
Contract jobs citing ESRI 0 4 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.080% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.21% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Scotland median daily rate - £254 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.56% +220.00%
UK median daily rate £425 £395 £394
% change year-on-year +7.59% +0.32% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £57.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -70.43% +310.71% +16.67%

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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,981 1,869 2,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.68% 37.40% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,019 1,035 1,105
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -1.41%
10th Percentile £215 £207 £229
90th Percentile £550 £531 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 65 68
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +36.99% +25.78%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £9.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.30 £45.23
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

ESRI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ESRI in Scotland

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ESRI in Scotland

ESRI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ESRI in Scotland