The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 29 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
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 539 593
Rank change year-on-year -41 +54  
Contract jobs citing ESRI 34 110 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.20% 0.091%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.46% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 25
Median daily rate £406 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.47% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £295 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £356
% change year-on-year - +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £16.25 £23.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.85% +6.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.30 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £32.70 £23.35
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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20651 24117 24949
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.90% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20874 27087 25776
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1319 1641 1981
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.31% +9.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.75 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

ESRI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ESRI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ESRI in the UK

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ESRI in the UK

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ESRI over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ESRI in the UK

ESRI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ESRI in the UK

ESRI
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ESRI over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ESRI in the UK

ESRI
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -5 29 £413 -13.15% 3
UK excluding London -5 26 £475 - 3
South West +3 8 £575 +76.92%
London -1 7 £375 +150.00% 1
East of England -5 5 - -
South East +12 4 £435 -8.42% 2
Scotland -26 4 £221 -53.42% 1
North of England +36 2 - -
Midlands +11 2 - -
Wales -3 1 £475 +35.71%

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for ESRI.

1 58 (69.88%) GIS
2 40 (48.19%) ArcGIS
3 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
4 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (21.69%) Geospatial Data
7 17 (20.48%) Data Management
8 16 (19.28%) SQL
8 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
9 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
10 14 (16.87%) Oracle
10 14 (16.87%) ETL
11 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (15.66%) DevOps
12 12 (14.46%) Spatial Data
13 11 (13.25%) Mapinfo
13 11 (13.25%) Linux
13 11 (13.25%) Big Data
13 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
14 10 (12.05%) Hadoop
14 10 (12.05%) OWASP
14 10 (12.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (12.05%) Degree
14 10 (12.05%) QA
14 10 (12.05%) SIEM
14 10 (12.05%) SAP
14 10 (12.05%) Red Hat
14 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
14 10 (12.05%) Information Management

ESRI
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 40 (48.19%) ArcGIS
2 6 (7.23%) nginx
3 5 (6.02%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.82%) CMS
4 4 (4.82%) GeoServer
4 4 (4.82%) SAS
4 4 (4.82%) Smallworld
5 3 (3.61%) Apache
5 3 (3.61%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.41%) ArcSDE
6 2 (2.41%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.02%) IaaS
4 4 (4.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (4.82%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (4.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (69.88%) GIS
2 18 (21.69%) Geospatial Data
3 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
4 12 (14.46%) Spatial Data
5 11 (13.25%) Big Data
6 10 (12.05%) Hadoop
7 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
7 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (7.23%) Apache Hive
8 6 (7.23%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (6.02%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (6.02%) Power BI
10 4 (4.82%) EDRMS
10 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.41%) QGIS
11 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.84%) Maven
3 8 (9.64%) Selenium
4 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.23%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.82%) Moq
5 4 (4.82%) MSTest
5 4 (4.82%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.82%) webpack
6 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.61%) Gradle
6 3 (3.61%) JBehave
6 3 (3.61%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.23%) Publishing
4 4 (4.82%) Marketing
5 3 (3.61%) Electronics
5 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Local Government
6 1 (1.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Architect
2 13 (15.66%) Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.64%) Applications Architect
5 8 (9.64%) Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) GIS Specialist
6 7 (8.43%) Geospatial Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Data Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) GIS Technician
8 5 (6.02%) Systems Support
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.82%) GIS Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Information Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Telecoms Planner
10 3 (3.61%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) PostGIS
2 8 (9.64%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) Web Services
3 7 (8.43%) REST
4 5 (6.02%) React
4 5 (6.02%) Redux
5 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.82%) Ajax
5 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.82%) Code First Entity Framework
5 4 (4.82%) Entity Framework
5 4 (4.82%) HTML
5 4 (4.82%) OAuth2
5 4 (4.82%) OpenID
5 4 (4.82%) Swagger
5 4 (4.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.82%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.82%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.61%) PKI
6 2 (2.41%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.20%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) CentOS
2 6 (7.23%) Unix
2 6 (7.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.48%) Data Management
3 14 (16.87%) ETL
4 13 (15.66%) DevOps
5 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.05%) Information Management
5 10 (12.05%) OWASP
5 10 (12.05%) SIEM
6 9 (10.84%) TOGAF
7 8 (9.64%) Analytics
7 8 (9.64%) Project Management
7 8 (9.64%) Software Distribution
7 8 (9.64%) TDD
7 8 (9.64%) Test Automation
7 8 (9.64%) Use Case
8 7 (8.43%) ITIL
8 7 (8.43%) ITIL V3
8 7 (8.43%) Scrum
8 7 (8.43%) UML
9 6 (7.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.28%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) Java
3 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.23%) C#
4 6 (7.23%) Dart
4 6 (7.23%) Python
5 4 (4.82%) ES6
5 4 (4.82%) F#
5 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.82%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.61%) Perl
6 3 (3.61%) PHP
7 2 (2.41%) XAML
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.05%) Degree
4 6 (7.23%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (7.23%) CLAS
4 6 (7.23%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.82%) CISSP
5 4 (4.82%) GISP
5 4 (4.82%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) QA
2 6 (7.23%) JSP 440
3 3 (3.61%) GPG13
4 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) vCloud
2 6 (7.23%) Docker
3 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.20%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Ansible
2 4 (4.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.87%) Oracle
3 11 (13.25%) Mapinfo
4 10 (12.05%) Red Hat
4 10 (12.05%) SAP
5 9 (10.84%) Tableau
6 7 (8.43%) HP
6 7 (8.43%) VMware
7 6 (7.23%) Cloudera
8 5 (6.02%) Capita
8 5 (6.02%) IBM
8 5 (6.02%) Informatica
9 4 (4.82%) 3PAR
9 4 (4.82%) Alteryx
9 4 (4.82%) ArcSight
9 4 (4.82%) Cisco
9 4 (4.82%) Software AG
9 4 (4.82%) webMethods
10 3 (3.61%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.20%) Northgate
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