Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 152 144
Rank change year-on-year -37 -8 +47
Contract jobs citing ESRI 2 10 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.038% 0.28% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.65% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 18
Scotland median daily rate - £331 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.26% +11.76%
UK median daily rate £450 £350 £469
% change year-on-year +28.57% -25.33% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% -64.96% +87.67%

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 1,974 1,539 2,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.72% 42.51% 44.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,176 809 1,290
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £223
90th Percentile £525 £511 £514
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 53 62
Scotland median hourly rate £15.81 £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.78% -33.33% +117.39%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.60 £13.53
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.17 £47.35
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +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

ESRI
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
Edinburgh -28 2 - -
ESRI
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ESRI.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System

ESRI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Spatial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland