The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 23 June 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.

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 / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 138 139
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Contract jobs citing ESRI 8 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.38% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £575 £319 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.39% -40.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £314 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £324 £768
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £475 £356
% change year-on-year +7.89% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £57.50 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +379.16% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +35.41% -25.00%  

ESRI is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1138 1319 1165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.88% 44.08% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 819 696
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 102
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.00 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

ESRI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing ESRI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for ESRI in the South West

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ESRI in the South West

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ESRI in the South West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ESRI in the South West

ESRI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ESRI in the South West

ESRI
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Somerset - 4 £575 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £400 -
ESRI
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ESRI 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 West region with a requirement for ESRI.

1 13 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) DevOps
3 9 (69.23%) SIEM
3 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) GIS
5 6 (46.15%) Information Management
5 6 (46.15%) JSP 440
5 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Maven
5 6 (46.15%) Unix
5 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (46.15%) Apache Hive
5 6 (46.15%) CentOS
5 6 (46.15%) OWASP
5 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (46.15%) nginx
5 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
5 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (46.15%) Dart
5 6 (46.15%) Ansible
5 6 (46.15%) Docker
5 6 (46.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (46.15%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (46.15%) CLAS
5 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 6 (46.15%) Big Data

ESRI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 6 (46.15%) nginx
3 3 (23.08%) SAS
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) GIS
2 6 (46.15%) Apache Hive
2 6 (46.15%) Big Data
2 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 6 (46.15%) Maven
1 6 (46.15%) Sonatype Nexus
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Technical Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Assurance Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) WPF Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) CentOS
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) SIEM
3 6 (46.15%) Information Management
3 6 (46.15%) OWASP
3 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 3 (23.08%) Adaptive Security
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security
6 2 (15.38%) MVVM
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Dart
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) XAML
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (46.15%) CLAS
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) JSP 440
2 2 (15.38%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
2 4 (30.77%) vCloud
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Ansible
2 3 (23.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) Cloudera
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
5 3 (23.08%) ArcSight
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Software AG
5 3 (23.08%) webMethods
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds