The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ArcSDE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ArcSDE 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 ArcSDE
UK
Rank 607 638 611
Rank change year-on-year +31 -27  
Contract jobs citing ArcSDE 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.026% 0.033% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 -

ArcSDE 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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7771 9161 9202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.37% 17.21% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5088 5823 5458
Median daily rate £425 £412 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +3.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £560 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 226 330
Median hourly rate £18.59 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

ArcSDE
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ArcSDE in the UK

ArcSDE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcSDE in the UK

ArcSDE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcSDE in the UK

ArcSDE
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSDE within the UK 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
England +38 2 - -
London - 2 - -

ArcSDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ArcSDE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ArcSDE.

1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) ESRI
1 4 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Spatial Data
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) GISP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

ArcSDE
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
2 2 (50.00%) Spatial Data
3 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) GIS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) GIS Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) GISP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ESRI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle