Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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.

ESRI ArcGIS
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 376 378
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 -20
Contract jobs citing ArcGIS 14 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.084% 0.054% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 0.29% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 10
South East median daily rate £300 £300 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.57% +12.00%
10th Percentile £136 £275 £246
90th Percentile £368 £325 £533
England median daily rate £400 £160 £405
% change year-on-year +150.00% -60.49% +12.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.93% +25.00% -86.67%
England median hourly rate £20.67 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +59.00% +8.33% -51.52%

ArcGIS is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2939 3085 3594
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.60% 18.43% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1752 1825 2151
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 126 113
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.12
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +6.35%

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ArcGIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley -2 7 £226 -24.58% 2
Hampshire +15 5 £135 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - - 2
Berkshire +11 2 £226 -24.58%
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Surrey - 1 £300 -
ArcGIS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 14 (100.00%) GIS
2 11 (78.57%) QGIS
3 8 (57.14%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Mapinfo
5 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (42.86%) Spatial Data
5 6 (42.86%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (35.71%) Spatial Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) SAS
6 5 (35.71%) Stata
6 5 (35.71%) Statistics
6 5 (35.71%) R
7 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
7 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 4 (28.57%) Text Mining
7 4 (28.57%) Postgraduate
7 4 (28.57%) Apache
7 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
7 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
7 4 (28.57%) Big Data
8 2 (14.29%) ESRI
9 1 (7.14%) Change Control
9 1 (7.14%) GISP
9 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (7.14%) Web Development
9 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis

ArcGIS
Co-occurring 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 5 (35.71%) SAS
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Stata
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) GIS
2 11 (78.57%) QGIS
3 6 (42.86%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (42.86%) Spatial Data
4 4 (28.57%) Big Data
4 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (28.57%) Text Mining
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) GIS Technician
2 5 (35.71%) Spatial Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modeller
4 1 (7.14%) GIS Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) GIS Manager
4 1 (7.14%) GIS Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Spatial Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) Statistics
2 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Cartography
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) R
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Postgraduate
3 1 (7.14%) GISP
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Mapinfo
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) ESRI