Period
to 23 June 2018

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 6 months to 23 June 2018 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
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 760 745
Rank change year-on-year -71 -15 +29
Contract jobs citing ESRI 39 77 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.093% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 50
UK median daily rate £425 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £178 £123 £155
90th Percentile £540 £614 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -42.86% +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.02 £12.00 £13.58
90th Percentile £49.00 £33.55 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £16.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -26.56% -23.81% +75.00%

ESRI is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41,865 40,362 47,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.76% 44.08% 44.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,987 24,693 28,903
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £244
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,524 1,422 1,625
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.32% -5.70% +5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.41 £10.15
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -8.33% +5.88%

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 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ESRI in the UK

ESRI
Top 13 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 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -69 36 £450 +28.57% 22
UK excluding London -61 29 £425 +6.25% 20
London -67 10 £370 +5.71% 4
South East -42 9 £425 +37.10% 6
South West +2 8 £513 -10.87% 4
Midlands -17 4 £190 -30.91% 2
East of England -1 3 - - 1
East Midlands -1 2 £190 -30.91%
West Midlands -18 2 £190 - 2
North of England -25 2 - - 5
Scotland -46 2 - - 1
North West - 2 - - 3
Wales -12 1 £248 -46.49% 1

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ESRI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for ESRI.

1 33 (84.62%) GIS
2 23 (58.97%) ArcGIS
3 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
4 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (20.51%) Data Management
6 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (15.38%) Migration
7 6 (15.38%) CISSP
7 6 (15.38%) OWASP
7 6 (15.38%) nginx
7 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
7 6 (15.38%) Apache Hive
7 6 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (15.38%) Big Data
7 6 (15.38%) Maven
7 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
7 6 (15.38%) Degree
7 6 (15.38%) JSP 440
7 6 (15.38%) RMADS
7 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 6 (15.38%) Ansible
7 6 (15.38%) Docker
7 6 (15.38%) DevOps
7 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
7 6 (15.38%) Dart
7 6 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (15.38%) CLAS
7 6 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional

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 23 (58.97%) ArcGIS
2 6 (15.38%) nginx
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) LexisNexis TimeMap
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Office 365
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (84.62%) GIS
2 6 (15.38%) Apache Hive
2 6 (15.38%) Big Data
2 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.82%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.13%) QGIS
5 2 (5.13%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.38%) Maven
1 6 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.13%) Electronics
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.13%) Marketing
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.38%) GIS Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Designer
5 5 (12.82%) GIS Designer
5 5 (12.82%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (10.26%) Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) GIS Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) GIS Technician
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Data Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Data Manager
8 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Security Specialist
8 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) ModSecurity
2 3 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (5.13%) JSON Schema
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) LLPG
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) CentOS
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Data Management
2 6 (15.38%) DevOps
2 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 6 (15.38%) Migration
2 6 (15.38%) OWASP
2 6 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) CAD
4 4 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Information Management
4 4 (10.26%) Mobile Development
4 4 (10.26%) SIEM
5 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (5.13%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Dart
2 5 (12.82%) Python
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (15.38%) CISSP
2 6 (15.38%) CLAS
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) JSP 440
1 6 (15.38%) RMADS
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) SCSM
2 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 4 (10.26%) Cloudera
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) Mapinfo
4 2 (5.13%) Northgate
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Mapbox
5 1 (2.56%) Saba