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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 37 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 7 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.14% 3.54% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 4.24% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 6
Average daily rate £500 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £555 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £515 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £59.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-27.11% +61.64%
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
280 330 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.63% 83.33% 82.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 228 215
Average daily rate £475 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 12
Average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 4 £556 -5.31% 1
Enterprise Architecture
East of England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 26 (78.79%) E-Commerce
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) SOA
4 13 (39.39%) API Design
5 11 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
7 7 (21.21%) Logical Data Model
8 6 (18.18%) Legal
9 4 (12.12%) Finance
9 4 (12.12%) Middleware
9 4 (12.12%) Windows
9 4 (12.12%) Linux
9 4 (12.12%) High Availability
9 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (12.12%) IaaS
9 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (9.09%) Information Security
10 3 (9.09%) People Management
10 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 3 (9.09%) Java
10 3 (9.09%) VB
10 3 (9.09%) .NET
10 3 (9.09%) LAN
10 3 (9.09%) WAN
10 3 (9.09%) DNS
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 3 (9.09%) Service Management
10 3 (9.09%) Project Management

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) IaaS
2 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
1 3 (9.09%) Network Security
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Legal
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Architect
2 17 (51.52%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Integration Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Security Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Information Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Data Integration Architect
7 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Integration Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 1 (3.03%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Middleware
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
1 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) E-Commerce
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) SOA
4 13 (39.39%) API Design
5 11 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
7 7 (21.21%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (12.12%) High Availability
8 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) Information Security
9 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 3 (9.09%) Open Source
9 3 (9.09%) People Management
9 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) Service Management
9 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
1 3 (9.09%) VB
1 3 (9.09%) VB6
2 2 (6.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft