The table below looks at the statistics for the Enterprise Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architect
Rank 118 134 134
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 25 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.068% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.074% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 1
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£575 £365 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.53% -35.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £495 £550
% change year-on-year
+16.16% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Enterprise Architect
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2949 2697 3072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.19% 91.67% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1706 1339 1544
Average daily rate £350 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £222 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 192 215
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Enterprise Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architect in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Enterprise Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Enterprise Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Enterprise Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Enterprise Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Enterprise Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Enterprise Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Manchester - 6 £600 -
Cumbria - - - - 1
Enterprise Architect
England

Enterprise Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Enterprise Architect in their job title 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 with Enterprise Architect in their job title.

1 19 (41.30%) TOGAF
2 17 (36.96%) ITIL
3 16 (34.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (32.61%) Security Architecture
5 12 (26.09%) CESG
6 11 (23.91%) CISSP
6 11 (23.91%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (21.74%) ITSM
8 9 (19.57%) SABSA
9 8 (17.39%) CESG CLAS
10 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle
10 6 (13.04%) Cyber Security
11 5 (10.87%) Information Architecture
11 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
12 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
13 3 (6.52%) Protective Monitoring
13 3 (6.52%) Finance
13 3 (6.52%) Retail
13 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
13 3 (6.52%) CISMP
13 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (6.52%) Java
13 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
13 3 (6.52%) Middleware
13 3 (6.52%) BS7799
14 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
14 2 (4.35%) Informatica
14 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
14 2 (4.35%) ETL

Enterprise Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Enterprise Architect in their job title 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 with Enterprise Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
1 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.17%) J2EE
3 1 (2.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) CESG
2 8 (17.39%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) Life Science
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) TOGAF
2 17 (36.96%) ITIL
3 16 (34.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (32.61%) Security Architecture
5 11 (23.91%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (21.74%) ITSM
7 9 (19.57%) SABSA
8 6 (13.04%) Cyber Security
8 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.87%) Information Architecture
10 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.52%) Protective Monitoring
11 2 (4.35%) Analytics
11 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (4.35%) Information Security
11 2 (4.35%) Service Management
11 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) CISSP
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) CISMP
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) BS7799
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (2.17%) Ariba