Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 846 753 796
Rank change year-on-year -93 +43 -4
Contract jobs citing ESRI 28 99 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 35
UK median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £190 £123 £263
90th Percentile £519 £538 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -59.12% +140.35%
10th Percentile £10.02 £11.98 £11.20
90th Percentile £39.85 £30.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% -38.10% +86.67%

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 42,490 43,193 45,942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.83% 44.98% 42.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,804 26,517 27,305
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,418 1,623 1,830
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.36 £10.13
90th Percentile £47.25 £46.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% +6.06%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -70 25 £400 +14.29% 4
UK excluding London -70 21 £400 - 7
South West +9 7 £513 +26.15%
London -63 6 £363 +3.57% 1
Midlands +9 4 £190 - 2
West Midlands +3 3 £190 - 1
South East -28 3 £350 -9.03%
East of England - 3 - - 1
North of England +14 2 £400 +23.08%
Wales -6 2 £274 -31.56%
East Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -7 1 £400 -11.11%
North West -13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 25 (89.29%) GIS
2 19 (67.86%) ArcGIS
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) OWASP
4 6 (21.43%) nginx
4 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (21.43%) Apache Hive
4 6 (21.43%) JSP 440
4 6 (21.43%) RMADS
4 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (21.43%) Big Data
4 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 6 (21.43%) Ansible
4 6 (21.43%) Docker
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) Dart
4 6 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (21.43%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (21.43%) Maven
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) CISSP
4 6 (21.43%) CLAS
4 6 (21.43%) ModSecurity
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
5 5 (17.86%) Python
5 5 (17.86%) Information Management
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Unix

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 19 (67.86%) ArcGIS
2 6 (21.43%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) ProjectWise
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) GIS
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Hive
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data
2 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (7.14%) Spatial Data
5 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) CloverETL
5 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
5 1 (3.57%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (3.57%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.57%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.57%) QlikView
5 1 (3.57%) Sagent Data Flow
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 6 (21.43%) Maven
1 6 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Electronics
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) GIS Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
5 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Data Technician
5 2 (7.14%) GIS Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) GIS Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Assurance Coordinator
5 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Security Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Assurance Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Coordinator
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) ModSecurity
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) D3.js
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) Leaflet
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) CentOS
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) DevOps
1 6 (21.43%) OWASP
1 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Information Management
3 4 (14.29%) SIEM
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.57%) Remote Sensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Dart
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) R
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (21.43%) CISSP
2 6 (21.43%) CLAS
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) JSP 440
1 6 (21.43%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) Cloudera
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Mapinfo
6 1 (3.57%) Cognos
6 1 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (3.57%) Informatica
6 1 (3.57%) Mapbox
6 1 (3.57%) OpenText
6 1 (3.57%) Syncsort
6 1 (3.57%) Talend