The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ArcGIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ArcGIS over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI ArcGIS
England / South East
Rank 216 260 242
Rank change year-on-year +44 -18  
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 24 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.054% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.87% 0.31% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £250 £230 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.69% -42.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £230 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -35.00% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +46.15%  

ArcGIS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1282 1631 1652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.58% 17.69% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 1060 920
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 73
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.69 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £52.25 £43.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing ArcGIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for ArcGIS in the South East

ArcGIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ArcGIS in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcGIS in the South East

ArcGIS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArcGIS in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArcGIS in the South East

ArcGIS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcGIS in the South East

ArcGIS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Buckinghamshire -4 9 - -
Hampshire - 8 £213 - 1
Surrey - 3 £275 -
East Sussex - 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £325 -
West Sussex - 1 £200 -
ArcGIS
England

ArcGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ArcGIS 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 South East region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 23 (79.31%) GIS
2 17 (58.62%) QGIS
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) Mapinfo
5 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
6 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
7 8 (27.59%) Python
7 8 (27.59%) Geospatial Data
8 7 (24.14%) ESRI
9 6 (20.69%) SAS
9 6 (20.69%) PHP
9 6 (20.69%) Spatial Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
10 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (17.24%) Stata
10 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.24%) R
11 4 (13.79%) Google
11 4 (13.79%) Degree
11 4 (13.79%) Google Maps API
11 4 (13.79%) Open Source
11 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.79%) SQL
11 4 (13.79%) GeoServer
11 4 (13.79%) OpenLayers
12 3 (10.34%) Spatial Data
12 3 (10.34%) Perl
12 3 (10.34%) MySQL
12 3 (10.34%) Oracle
12 3 (10.34%) ITIL

ArcGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (20.69%) SAS
2 4 (13.79%) GeoServer
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) GlassFish
4 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.45%) Drupal
5 1 (3.45%) Perch
5 1 (3.45%) SilverStripe
5 1 (3.45%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) Stata
3 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) GIS
2 17 (58.62%) QGIS
3 8 (27.59%) Geospatial Data
4 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL
5 3 (10.34%) Spatial Data
6 2 (6.90%) Big Data
7 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.45%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) GIS Technician
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Spatial Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Technician
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.45%) GIS Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) GIS Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) GIS Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Google Maps API
1 4 (13.79%) OpenLayers
2 2 (6.90%) Leaflet
2 2 (6.90%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Spatial Analysis
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
3 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.34%) Statistics
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Coaching
4 2 (6.90%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (6.90%) Data Management
4 2 (6.90%) Password Management
4 2 (6.90%) Privileged Password Management
4 2 (6.90%) User Stories
4 2 (6.90%) Wireframes
5 1 (3.45%) Adaptive Security
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.45%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) PHP
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) R
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Postgraduate
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) vCloud
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Mapinfo
3 7 (24.14%) ESRI
4 4 (13.79%) Google
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) Software AG
7 1 (3.45%) webMethods
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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