The first table below looks at the demand for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 1 August 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 England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 262 239 278
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +39
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 344 380 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.82% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.11% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 237 200
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £455 £470
% change year-on-year
+3.29% -3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £22.69 £75.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.74% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £75.00 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.02 £75.00 £85.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £75.00 £75.00
% change year-on-year
-69.74% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36751 34198 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.37% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23125 21216 22145
Average daily rate £408 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 977 1381
Average hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -3.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.26 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Enterprise Architecture
UK

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in England

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in England

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in England

Enterprise Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the England region.

Enterprise Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in England

Enterprise Architecture
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Enterprise Architecture Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
London -26 152 £550 -1.78% 48
South East -37 56 £475 +4.39% 16
East of England +17 46 £450 +5.88% 7
West Midlands +12 35 £527 +67.14% 4
East Midlands +7 17 £475 +2.70% 4
South West -30 16 £465 +3.33% 9
North West -19 11 £494 +53.10% 5
Yorkshire -12 7 £575 +21.05% 8
North East -22 3 £355 -52.66% 4
Enterprise Architecture
UK

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 262 (35.17%) TOGAF
2 139 (18.66%) Oracle
3 128 (17.18%) Finance
4 114 (15.30%) Java
5 106 (14.23%) UML
6 103 (13.83%) Microsoft
7 95 (12.75%) SOA
8 90 (12.08%) ITIL
9 89 (11.95%) Technical Architecture
10 83 (11.14%) Data Modelling
11 82 (11.01%) .NET
12 79 (10.60%) Degree
13 78 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
14 76 (10.20%) Project Management
15 74 (9.93%) Zachman Framework
16 69 (9.26%) Security Cleared
17 68 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 68 (9.13%) SQL
18 67 (8.99%) Migration
19 64 (8.59%) Windows
20 62 (8.32%) Management Information System
21 59 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
22 56 (7.52%) Retail
22 56 (7.52%) Middleware
23 54 (7.25%) Web Services
23 54 (7.25%) E-Commerce
24 51 (6.85%) SQL Server
24 51 (6.85%) Computer Science
25 49 (6.58%) XML
25 49 (6.58%) Security Architecture

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 35 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.68%) WebSphere
3 19 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (2.28%) WebLogic
5 11 (1.48%) IIS
6 10 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.21%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.94%) CMS
9 6 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (0.67%) Liferay
10 5 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.67%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.67%) Lync
10 5 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.67%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.54%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 43 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.15%) MS Office
2 16 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.34%) Casewise Modeler
4 10 (1.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (1.48%) SAP CRM
2 9 (1.21%) Cerner Millennium
2 9 (1.21%) CSG Singleview
3 8 (1.07%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.81%) Tridion
5 4 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.54%) TRIRIGA
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.27%) Summit
7 2 (0.27%) PolarLake
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.13%) Documaker
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.42%) PaaS
2 17 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.88%) SaaS
4 11 (1.48%) IaaS
5 9 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.54%) Office 365
7 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.27%) GitHub
9 1 (0.13%) Force.com
9 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.13%) Responsys
9 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.49%) HTTP
2 21 (2.82%) Firewall
3 14 (1.88%) Internet
4 11 (1.48%) SAN
4 11 (1.48%) WAN
5 9 (1.21%) Wireless
6 8 (1.07%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.81%) LAN
7 6 (0.81%) Network Security
8 5 (0.67%) VPN
8 5 (0.67%) SSL
9 4 (0.54%) VoIP
9 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.54%) Intranet
10 3 (0.40%) MPLS
10 3 (0.40%) VLAN
11 2 (0.27%) IPsec
11 2 (0.27%) CDMA
11 2 (0.27%) GPRS
11 2 (0.27%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (4.83%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.76%) Oracle Database
5 24 (3.22%) RDBMS
6 23 (3.09%) Big Data
7 15 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (1.74%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
9 11 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (0.94%) Data Mining
12 7 (0.94%) DB2
13 6 (0.81%) MySQL
13 6 (0.81%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.54%) OLAP
14 4 (0.54%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.81%) ERwin
2 6 (0.81%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (0.54%) Maven
3 4 (0.54%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.54%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.27%) JUnit
4 2 (0.27%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.13%) Jtest
5 1 (0.13%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (0.13%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.13%) Ant
5 1 (0.13%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Log4j
5 1 (0.13%) Selenium
5 1 (0.13%) JIRA
General
1 128 (17.18%) Finance
2 56 (7.52%) Retail
3 44 (5.91%) Banking
4 39 (5.23%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.62%) Manufacturing
6 19 (2.55%) Billing
7 16 (2.15%) Publishing
8 12 (1.61%) Legal
9 11 (1.48%) Marketing
10 10 (1.34%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.34%) General Ledger
10 10 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.07%) Local Government
11 8 (1.07%) Law
12 7 (0.94%) Automotive
12 7 (0.94%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.54%) Military
13 4 (0.54%) Games
13 4 (0.54%) Back Office
14 3 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 516 (69.26%) Architect
2 174 (23.36%) Solutions Architect
3 160 (21.48%) Enterprise Architect
4 46 (6.17%) Analyst
5 42 (5.64%) Developer
6 40 (5.37%) Business Analyst
7 37 (4.97%) Technical Architect
7 37 (4.97%) Data Architect
8 35 (4.70%) Security Architect
9 32 (4.30%) Senior Architect
10 31 (4.16%) Infrastructure Architect
11 23 (3.09%) Consultant
11 23 (3.09%) Project Manager
12 20 (2.68%) Lead Architect
13 19 (2.55%) Designer
14 16 (2.15%) Senior Solutions Architect
15 14 (1.88%) Integration Architect
16 11 (1.48%) Information Architect
16 11 (1.48%) Business Architect
17 10 (1.34%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (11.01%) .NET
2 56 (7.52%) Middleware
3 54 (7.25%) Web Services
4 49 (6.58%) XML
5 41 (5.50%) J2EE
6 24 (3.22%) ASP.NET
7 23 (3.09%) REST
8 19 (2.55%) SOAP
9 14 (1.88%) Oracle Fusion
9 14 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (1.74%) HTML
11 12 (1.61%) JSON
11 12 (1.61%) JMS
11 12 (1.61%) XSD
12 11 (1.48%) Spring
13 10 (1.34%) Hibernate
14 9 (1.21%) CSS
14 9 (1.21%) WSDL
15 7 (0.94%) J2SE
15 7 (0.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.32%) Management Information System
2 51 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.97%) Open Source
4 27 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.28%) Data Integration
7 16 (2.15%) NHS
7 16 (2.15%) CESG
7 16 (2.15%) Mobile Computing
8 13 (1.74%) Mainframe
8 13 (1.74%) GIS
9 10 (1.34%) Cryptography
9 10 (1.34%) Smart Meter
10 9 (1.21%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.21%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.21%) PKI
11 8 (1.07%) PACS
12 6 (0.81%) Replication
12 6 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.59%) Windows
2 36 (4.83%) UNIX
3 35 (4.70%) Linux
4 25 (3.36%) Android
5 22 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 19 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.01%) Solaris
8 14 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.21%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.81%) AIX
12 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.54%) MVS
13 4 (0.54%) VME
14 3 (0.40%) zOS
14 3 (0.40%) HPUX
15 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.27%) CentOS
16 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (35.17%) TOGAF
2 106 (14.23%) UML
3 95 (12.75%) SOA
4 90 (12.08%) ITIL
5 89 (11.95%) Technical Architecture
6 83 (11.14%) Data Modelling
7 78 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
8 76 (10.20%) Project Management
9 74 (9.93%) Zachman Framework
10 68 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 67 (8.99%) Migration
12 59 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (7.25%) E-Commerce
14 49 (6.58%) Security Architecture
15 48 (6.44%) CRM
15 48 (6.44%) Service Management
16 45 (6.04%) Data Architecture
17 42 (5.64%) Scrum
18 41 (5.50%) Data Management
19 40 (5.37%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 114 (15.30%) Java
2 68 (9.13%) SQL
3 37 (4.97%) C#
4 12 (1.61%) Python
5 11 (1.48%) C
6 10 (1.34%) Objective-C
6 10 (1.34%) Perl
7 9 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.21%) C++
8 7 (0.94%) VB
8 7 (0.94%) PL/SQL
9 6 (0.81%) Ruby
9 6 (0.81%) R
10 5 (0.67%) Erlang
11 4 (0.54%) SPARQL
11 4 (0.54%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.40%) Scala
12 3 (0.40%) PHP
13 2 (0.27%) ABAP
14 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (10.60%) Degree
2 69 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 41 (5.50%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.62%) CISSP
5 10 (1.34%) CISM
6 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.81%) MCSE
7 6 (0.81%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.81%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.67%) ISEB
9 4 (0.54%) ISSAP
9 4 (0.54%) CCIE
9 4 (0.54%) CCNP
9 4 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.40%) CCNA
10 3 (0.40%) CCA
10 3 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.40%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (2.28%) QA
3 16 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.74%) COBIT
5 12 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (1.21%) SLA
7 5 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.27%) HL7
9 2 (0.27%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 16 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.07%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.67%) vCloud
7 4 (0.54%) XenApp
8 3 (0.40%) XenServer
9 2 (0.27%) vSphere
10 1 (0.13%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) Nagios
1 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.27%) Ansible
1 2 (0.27%) FortiGate
1 2 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.13%) SCCM
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.13%) MOM
2 1 (0.13%) Netcool
2 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.13%) OpenView
2 1 (0.13%) OPNET
Vendors
1 139 (18.66%) Oracle
2 103 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.31%) SAP
4 42 (5.64%) IBM
5 24 (3.22%) VMware
6 15 (2.01%) webMethods
6 15 (2.01%) HP
6 15 (2.01%) Cisco
7 13 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (1.74%) Citrix
8 11 (1.48%) TIBCO
8 11 (1.48%) Cerner
8 11 (1.48%) Casewise
9 10 (1.34%) Software AG
10 9 (1.21%) Sun
10 9 (1.21%) ATG
11 7 (0.94%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.94%) JBoss
11 7 (0.94%) Sybase
12 6 (0.81%) EMC
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Rate: From £450 to £600 per day excellent rate
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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