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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 255 234 280
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +46
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 400 408 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.84% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.14% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 261 205
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£538 £515 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.36% +8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £358 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £634
UK excluding London average daily rate £491 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £22.69 £33.68 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.62% -29.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £33.68 £39.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.02 £66.74 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £33.68 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-32.62% -41.43%
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
38005 35893 37964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.58% 73.75% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23987 22503 22456
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1076 980 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 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 22 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 22 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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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 -13 172 £600 +9.09% 42
South East -30 70 £488 +3.72% 14
East of England +4 50 £450 -5.26% 15
West Midlands -2 34 £500 +20.48% 7
North West +5 25 £532 +13.54% 5
South West -21 22 £500 +14.28% 9
East Midlands +6 15 £463 -11.48%
Yorkshire -9 9 £750 +98.67% 8
North East -21 4 £528 -29.66%
Enterprise Architecture
UK

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 280 (36.51%) TOGAF
2 148 (19.30%) Oracle
3 145 (18.90%) Finance
4 118 (15.38%) Java
5 106 (13.82%) Microsoft
6 103 (13.43%) ITIL
7 101 (13.17%) UML
8 99 (12.91%) SOA
9 96 (12.52%) Technical Architecture
10 90 (11.73%) Degree
11 84 (10.95%) Project Management
12 81 (10.56%) .NET
13 78 (10.17%) Data Modelling
14 77 (10.04%) Zachman Framework
15 76 (9.91%) SQL
16 75 (9.78%) Migration
17 69 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
18 68 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
19 65 (8.47%) Security Cleared
20 63 (8.21%) Management Information System
21 62 (8.08%) Computer Science
21 62 (8.08%) Windows
22 61 (7.95%) Middleware
22 61 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
23 60 (7.82%) E-Commerce
24 56 (7.30%) Retail
25 52 (6.78%) XML
25 52 (6.78%) Security Architecture
26 51 (6.65%) Service Management
27 50 (6.52%) Web Services

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 32 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.52%) WebSphere
3 23 (3.00%) WebLogic
4 20 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.17%) CMS
7 9 (1.17%) IIS
8 8 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.91%) Lync
9 7 (0.91%) WebSphere Process Server
10 6 (0.78%) Apache
10 6 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (0.65%) Liferay
11 5 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.65%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.52%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.52%) Alfresco
Applications
1 45 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.48%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.35%) MS Office
4 12 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.30%) MS Project
6 4 (0.52%) Casewise Modeler
7 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.17%) Cerner Millennium
1 9 (1.17%) SAP IS-U
1 9 (1.17%) SAP CRM
1 9 (1.17%) Tridion
1 9 (1.17%) CSG Singleview
2 6 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.52%) TRIRIGA
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.26%) PolarLake
5 2 (0.26%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.48%) PaaS
2 16 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.83%) SaaS
4 13 (1.69%) IaaS
5 9 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.39%) Office 365
8 2 (0.26%) GitHub
8 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.13%) Responsys
9 1 (0.13%) Force.com
9 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.78%) HTTP
2 21 (2.74%) Firewall
3 17 (2.22%) Internet
4 15 (1.96%) WAN
5 12 (1.56%) SAN
6 10 (1.30%) LAN
7 9 (1.17%) Wireless
8 8 (1.04%) SSL
9 7 (0.91%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.78%) VoIP
11 5 (0.65%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.65%) VPN
12 4 (0.52%) Intranet
12 4 (0.52%) Network Security
13 3 (0.39%) MVNO
13 3 (0.39%) NAS
13 3 (0.39%) VLAN
13 3 (0.39%) MPLS
13 3 (0.39%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (3.91%) Oracle Database
4 26 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 22 (2.87%) Big Data
6 20 (2.61%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (2.22%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.69%) MySQL
9 11 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 11 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (1.17%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.04%) DB2
13 7 (0.91%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (0.91%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.78%) ERwin
2 6 (0.78%) PowerDesigner
3 5 (0.65%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.52%) Maven
5 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.39%) JUnit
6 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.13%) Jtest
7 1 (0.13%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.13%) Log4j
7 1 (0.13%) JIRA
7 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.13%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.13%) Ant
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 145 (18.90%) Finance
2 56 (7.30%) Retail
3 45 (5.87%) Banking
4 40 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 19 (2.48%) Billing
7 15 (1.96%) Publishing
8 14 (1.83%) Law
9 13 (1.69%) Legal
10 11 (1.43%) General Ledger
11 10 (1.30%) Marketing
11 10 (1.30%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.17%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (1.04%) Local Government
14 6 (0.78%) Automotive
15 4 (0.52%) Games
15 4 (0.52%) Front Office
15 4 (0.52%) Back Office
15 4 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 538 (70.14%) Architect
2 174 (22.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 169 (22.03%) Solutions Architect
4 47 (6.13%) Developer
4 47 (6.13%) Analyst
5 45 (5.87%) Technical Architect
6 40 (5.22%) Business Analyst
7 37 (4.82%) Data Architect
8 36 (4.69%) Senior Architect
9 32 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
10 30 (3.91%) Security Architect
11 25 (3.26%) Lead Architect
12 23 (3.00%) Project Manager
13 18 (2.35%) Consultant
13 18 (2.35%) Designer
14 16 (2.09%) Information Architect
14 16 (2.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
15 13 (1.69%) Integration Architect
16 11 (1.43%) Head of Architecture
17 10 (1.30%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (10.56%) .NET
2 61 (7.95%) Middleware
3 52 (6.78%) XML
4 50 (6.52%) Web Services
5 45 (5.87%) J2EE
6 32 (4.17%) REST
7 21 (2.74%) SOAP
8 20 (2.61%) ASP.NET
9 18 (2.35%) HTML
9 18 (2.35%) JSON
10 15 (1.96%) JMS
11 14 (1.83%) CSS
12 13 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (1.69%) Ajax
12 13 (1.69%) XSD
13 12 (1.56%) WSDL
14 11 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (1.43%) HTML5
14 11 (1.43%) Hibernate
14 11 (1.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.21%) Management Information System
2 62 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.48%) Open Source
4 30 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.87%) CESG
7 15 (1.96%) Data Integration
7 15 (1.96%) NHS
8 13 (1.69%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.43%) Smart Meter
9 11 (1.43%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.17%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.04%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.04%) PACS
11 8 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
12 7 (0.91%) iSeries
12 7 (0.91%) iPad
12 7 (0.91%) Clustering
13 6 (0.78%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.78%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 62 (8.08%) Windows
2 43 (5.61%) Linux
3 42 (5.48%) UNIX
4 20 (2.61%) Solaris
5 18 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.09%) Android
7 13 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.04%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.91%) AIX
11 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.65%) VME
12 5 (0.65%) MVS
13 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.39%) zOS
13 3 (0.39%) HPUX
14 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (36.51%) TOGAF
2 103 (13.43%) ITIL
3 101 (13.17%) UML
4 99 (12.91%) SOA
5 96 (12.52%) Technical Architecture
6 84 (10.95%) Project Management
7 78 (10.17%) Data Modelling
8 77 (10.04%) Zachman Framework
9 75 (9.78%) Migration
10 69 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 68 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
12 61 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
13 60 (7.82%) E-Commerce
14 52 (6.78%) Security Architecture
15 51 (6.65%) Service Management
16 47 (6.13%) Scrum
17 43 (5.61%) Data Architecture
18 39 (5.08%) CRM
19 38 (4.95%) Data Management
20 37 (4.82%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (15.38%) Java
2 76 (9.91%) SQL
3 39 (5.08%) C#
4 15 (1.96%) C
4 15 (1.96%) Perl
5 13 (1.69%) Python
6 10 (1.30%) PL/SQL
7 9 (1.17%) Ruby
7 9 (1.17%) C++
8 7 (0.91%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.78%) R
9 6 (0.78%) Scala
10 5 (0.65%) Erlang
11 4 (0.52%) PHP
11 4 (0.52%) VB
11 4 (0.52%) SPARQL
11 4 (0.52%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.26%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.26%) ABAP
12 2 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 90 (11.73%) Degree
2 65 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 36 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 26 (3.39%) CISSP
5 9 (1.17%) CISM
6 8 (1.04%) ISSAP
7 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.78%) MCSE
8 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.65%) ISEB
9 5 (0.65%) CCIE
9 5 (0.65%) CCNP
10 4 (0.52%) CCNA
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.39%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.39%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.39%) MBA
11 3 (0.39%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.74%) COBIT
2 19 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.22%) QA
4 9 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.04%) SLA
6 4 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.26%) HL7
9 1 (0.13%) Basel III
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 18 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.65%) vCloud
4 5 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.52%) XenApp
6 3 (0.39%) XenServer
6 3 (0.39%) vSphere
7 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.13%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.39%) Puppet
2 2 (0.26%) Nagios
2 2 (0.26%) SCCM
2 2 (0.26%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.13%) SCOM
3 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.13%) OPNET
3 1 (0.13%) MOM
3 1 (0.13%) Netcool
3 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 148 (19.30%) Oracle
2 106 (13.82%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.87%) SAP
4 41 (5.35%) IBM
5 22 (2.87%) VMware
6 14 (1.83%) webMethods
7 13 (1.69%) Citrix
7 13 (1.69%) Sun
7 13 (1.69%) Cisco
8 12 (1.56%) Software AG
9 11 (1.43%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.43%) Cerner
9 11 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.43%) Sybase
10 10 (1.30%) HP
11 9 (1.17%) TIBCO
12 8 (1.04%) CA
12 8 (1.04%) hybris
13 7 (0.91%) AccuRev
13 7 (0.91%) ATG
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Apeiro Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £0 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £670.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day excellent rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 670 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: to £800 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 500-600 Per Day
Posted: 16 days ago