The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 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 / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing ESRI 1 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.16% 0.18% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.39% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Median daily rate £475 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £475 £363
% change year-on-year +7.89% +31.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 advertised in Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 275 254 328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 44.64% 46.10% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 155 208
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 15
Median hourly rate £16.07 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.03% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.25 £18.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

ESRI
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing ESRI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for ESRI in Wales

ESRI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ESRI in Wales

ESRI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ESRI in Wales

ESRI
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ESRI within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
South Wales -5 1 £475 +35.71%
ESRI
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for ESRI.

1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

ESRI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP