The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 268 287 270
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 391 304 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.87% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 199 201
Average daily rate
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£545 £540 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £42.75 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.91% -22.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £42.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-64.91% -22.27%
Enterprise Architecture
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37095 34787 31991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.83% 74.29% 72.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24706 21803 19148
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1077 1341
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
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 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 24 December 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
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 24 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
London -14 155 £550 - 29
South East +28 88 £550 +10.55% 15
Yorkshire +4 38 £460 -12.38% 8
East of England +7 36 £590 +2.60% 2
South West -22 28 £550 -3.08% 5
North West 0 20 £475 -11.62% 6
West Midlands +6 18 £575 +15.00% 2
East Midlands +10 7 £450 +9.09% 2
North East - 1 £700 -
Enterprise Architecture
UK

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 295 (36.11%) TOGAF
2 152 (18.60%) Finance
3 137 (16.77%) Oracle
4 135 (16.52%) Java
5 132 (16.16%) Microsoft
6 126 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
7 118 (14.44%) SOA
8 107 (13.10%) ITIL
9 99 (12.12%) Security Cleared
10 98 (12.00%) SQL
10 98 (12.00%) Degree
11 89 (10.89%) UML
12 87 (10.65%) .NET
13 86 (10.53%) Data Modelling
14 76 (9.30%) Data Architecture
15 73 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
16 72 (8.81%) Management Information System
17 69 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
18 68 (8.32%) Project Management
19 65 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
20 63 (7.71%) Technical Architecture
21 62 (7.59%) Information Security
21 62 (7.59%) E-Commerce
22 61 (7.47%) SC Cleared
23 60 (7.34%) OO
23 60 (7.34%) SAP
23 60 (7.34%) Service Management
24 58 (7.10%) Web Services
24 58 (7.10%) CRM
25 57 (6.98%) Migration

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
3 27 (3.30%) WebSphere
3 27 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 24 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 22 (2.69%) Lync
5 22 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 20 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (1.84%) CMS
8 13 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (1.35%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
10 8 (0.98%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.98%) Mule
11 7 (0.86%) JBoss
12 6 (0.73%) Apache
12 6 (0.73%) IIS
12 6 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.49%) Oracle BPEL
13 4 (0.49%) Alfresco
Applications
1 54 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.92%) MS Office
3 30 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.98%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.10%) Tridion
4 9 (1.10%) Cerner Millennium
5 7 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.61%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.24%) SAP ECC
10 2 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
10 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.12%) Loan IQ
11 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (2.20%) SaaS
3 14 (1.71%) PaaS
3 14 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.35%) IaaS
5 5 (0.61%) IBM SmartCloud
5 5 (0.61%) Office 365
6 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.12%) Force.com
8 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.04%) HTTP
2 30 (3.67%) WAN
3 21 (2.57%) Firewall
4 19 (2.33%) LAN
5 15 (1.84%) SSL
6 12 (1.47%) SAN
6 12 (1.47%) Internet
7 11 (1.35%) Wireless
7 11 (1.35%) Network Security
7 11 (1.35%) Unified Communications
8 10 (1.22%) VPN
9 9 (1.10%) MPLS
10 8 (0.98%) VoIP
11 7 (0.86%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.86%) NAS
12 6 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.73%) HSRP
12 6 (0.73%) EIGRP
13 5 (0.61%) OSPF
13 5 (0.61%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.57%) Big Data
4 19 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.33%) MySQL
5 16 (1.96%) DB2
6 13 (1.59%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.22%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.10%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (0.98%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (0.86%) MarkLogic
12 7 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (1.84%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.49%) ERwin
4 3 (0.37%) MSI
4 3 (0.37%) PHPUnit
4 3 (0.37%) Maven
5 2 (0.24%) JIRA
5 2 (0.24%) JUnit
5 2 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.12%) Subversion
6 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
General
1 152 (18.60%) Finance
2 52 (6.36%) Banking
2 52 (6.36%) Retail
3 47 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 16 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.71%) Legal
7 13 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.35%) Marketing
9 10 (1.22%) Law
9 10 (1.22%) Games
10 6 (0.73%) Advertising
10 6 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.73%) Front Office
11 5 (0.61%) Billing
12 4 (0.49%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.49%) Publishing
13 3 (0.37%) Back Office
13 3 (0.37%) Electronics
13 3 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 566 (69.28%) Architect
2 172 (21.05%) Enterprise Architect
3 158 (19.34%) Solutions Architect
4 65 (7.96%) Technical Architect
5 64 (7.83%) Developer
6 47 (5.75%) Senior Architect
7 36 (4.41%) Data Architect
8 34 (4.16%) Analyst
9 32 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
10 26 (3.18%) Business Analyst
11 25 (3.06%) Security Architect
12 23 (2.82%) Information Architect
13 22 (2.69%) Applications Architect
14 19 (2.33%) Consultant
15 18 (2.20%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 17 (2.08%) Java Developer
17 16 (1.96%) Author
17 16 (1.96%) Project Manager
17 16 (1.96%) Technical Author
17 16 (1.96%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (10.65%) .NET
2 58 (7.10%) Web Services
3 55 (6.73%) XML
4 47 (5.75%) REST
5 39 (4.77%) Middleware
6 33 (4.04%) HTML
7 30 (3.67%) CSS
8 29 (3.55%) J2EE
9 24 (2.94%) SAML
9 24 (2.94%) .NET Framework
10 23 (2.82%) JSON
10 23 (2.82%) OpenID
11 22 (2.69%) OAuth
12 19 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
13 18 (2.20%) SOAP
14 17 (2.08%) JMS
15 13 (1.59%) ASP.NET
16 12 (1.47%) WSDL
16 12 (1.47%) Application Packaging
17 10 (1.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.81%) Management Information System
2 65 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (6.24%) Computer Science
4 41 (5.02%) Open Source
5 35 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (2.82%) Clustering
7 19 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.59%) NHS
9 12 (1.47%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.22%) PKI
10 10 (1.22%) CESG
10 10 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.10%) User Experience
12 8 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.98%) Visualisation
12 8 (0.98%) Data Integration
12 8 (0.98%) Reference Data
12 8 (0.98%) PACS
12 8 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.85%) Windows
2 37 (4.53%) UNIX
3 32 (3.92%) Linux
4 11 (1.35%) Solaris
4 11 (1.35%) zOS
5 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.98%) Windows XP
5 8 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (0.73%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.61%) Android
8 4 (0.49%) Windows Vista
8 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.37%) VMS
9 3 (0.37%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.24%) AIX
10 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.12%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (36.11%) TOGAF
2 126 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (14.44%) SOA
4 107 (13.10%) ITIL
5 89 (10.89%) UML
6 86 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 76 (9.30%) Data Architecture
8 73 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 69 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
10 68 (8.32%) Project Management
11 63 (7.71%) Technical Architecture
12 62 (7.59%) E-Commerce
12 62 (7.59%) Information Security
13 60 (7.34%) OO
13 60 (7.34%) Service Management
14 58 (7.10%) CRM
15 57 (6.98%) Migration
16 51 (6.24%) Service Delivery
17 47 (5.75%) Zachman Framework
18 44 (5.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (16.52%) Java
2 98 (12.00%) SQL
3 54 (6.61%) C#
4 17 (2.08%) Perl
5 14 (1.71%) C
6 10 (1.22%) Python
7 9 (1.10%) Delphi
8 8 (0.98%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.61%) Ruby
10 5 (0.61%) PHP
10 5 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.49%) C++
11 4 (0.49%) Erlang
12 3 (0.37%) Scala
12 3 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.37%) Korn
13 2 (0.24%) X++
13 2 (0.24%) ABAP
13 2 (0.24%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 99 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 98 (12.00%) Degree
3 61 (7.47%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.55%) CISSP
5 28 (3.43%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.35%) ISEB
7 9 (1.10%) CCIE
7 9 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.98%) CCNP
8 8 (0.98%) CITP
8 8 (0.98%) ISSAP
9 7 (0.86%) CCDP
9 7 (0.86%) CCNA
10 6 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
11 5 (0.61%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.49%) CCDA
13 3 (0.37%) CCIP
13 3 (0.37%) MCSE
13 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.69%) COBIT
1 22 (2.69%) QA
2 12 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.22%) SLA
4 7 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.24%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.12%) BS25999
7 1 (0.12%) GAAP
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.12%) Basel III
System Software
1 41 (5.02%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 17 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.86%) XenApp
4 7 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.73%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.37%) NFS
6 3 (0.37%) XenServer
7 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.24%) vSphere
8 1 (0.12%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.12%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 15 (1.84%) SCCM
2 9 (1.10%) SCOM
3 5 (0.61%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (0.37%) Puppet
4 3 (0.37%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 2 (0.24%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.24%) Nagios
5 2 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.24%) OpenView
6 1 (0.12%) Control-M
6 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.12%) Netcool
6 1 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.12%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.12%) OPNET
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.12%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 137 (16.77%) Oracle
2 132 (16.16%) Microsoft
3 60 (7.34%) SAP
4 52 (6.36%) IBM
5 31 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (2.33%) Sun
6 19 (2.33%) VMware
7 17 (2.08%) Cisco
8 16 (1.96%) HP
9 15 (1.84%) Informatica
10 13 (1.59%) Software AG
11 12 (1.47%) Splunk
12 11 (1.35%) Sitecore
12 11 (1.35%) Citrix
12 11 (1.35%) Cerner
13 9 (1.10%) Sybase
13 9 (1.10%) Netezza
14 8 (0.98%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.98%) F5
14 8 (0.98%) Business Objects
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Thames Water
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City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
North West London
DP Connect
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 per day + expenses
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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