The table below looks at the statistics for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank - 50 45
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £650
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%
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West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
405 419 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.39% 68.91% 65.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 255 144
Average daily rate £375 £340 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £42.50
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 Birmingham

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) ISSAP
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) TPMS
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) JavaBeans
4 1 (14.29%) CICS
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) ATM

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (14.29%) CICS
1 1 (14.29%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Chief Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Chief Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISSAP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase
1 1 (14.29%) CA