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 27 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.

ESRI ArcSDE
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 653 632
Contract jobs citing ArcSDE 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.010% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 7806 9763 9839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.57% 18.08% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 6503 6153
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 242 324
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSDE.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcSDE in the UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
1 2 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) GISP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

ArcSDE
Co-occurring 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 2 (100.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) GISP
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle