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 22 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ESRI
England / South West
Rank 130 136 136
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Contract jobs citing ESRI 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.035% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.088% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -30.00% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £34.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year -64.96% +185.41%  

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 1030 1138 1204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.33% 39.69% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 730 711
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.68% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 72 68
Median hourly rate £38.50 £20.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.50% -0.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £11.25 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £46.34 £44.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 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
Bristol - 1 - -
ESRI
England

ESRI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 7 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) vCloud
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) vRealize
4 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
4 3 (42.86%) Adaptive Security
4 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
4 3 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Software AG
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) webMethods
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) GIS
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) SAS

ESRI
Top Related 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 7 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (42.86%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) GIS Technician
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
4 1 (14.29%) GIS Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate GIS Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 3 (42.86%) Adaptive Security
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) ArchiMate
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Password Management
4 1 (14.29%) Privileged Password Management
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
3 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Software AG
3 3 (42.86%) webMethods
4 1 (14.29%) Cloudera
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds