The first table below looks at the demand for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.53% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £461 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £47.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-23.15% +106.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 226 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 72.99% 57.80% 64.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 99 156
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 32
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Enterprise Architecture
Cambridgeshire

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) CGI
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) J2SE
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) CGI
3 3 (37.50%) J2SE
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) UML
1 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) RAD
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (25.00%) webMethods
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago