The table below looks at the statistics for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 34 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.21% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 0.98% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£613 £563 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £42.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-64.91% -22.27%
Enterprise Architecture
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
331 204 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.73% 74.45% 72.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 125 114
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -51.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the Bedfordshire region.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -12 7 £625 -3.84% 2
Enterprise Architecture
East of England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Enterprise Architecture.

1 15 (93.75%) E-Commerce
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
4 7 (43.75%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) Legal
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) SaaS
6 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Database Security
6 3 (18.75%) SABSA
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 3 (18.75%) ISSAP
6 3 (18.75%) Product Management
6 3 (18.75%) COBIT
6 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
7 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) People Management
7 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (12.50%) CISSP
8 1 (6.25%) Finance
8 1 (6.25%) VPN
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) Firewall
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Enterprise Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Architect
2 9 (56.25%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Web Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) E-Commerce
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
4 7 (43.75%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Product Management
5 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Database Security
5 3 (18.75%) SABSA
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) People Management
6 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (6.25%) ERP
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISSAP
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (6.25%) SAP