The first table below looks at the demand for Enterprise Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 17 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 North West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 99 93 122
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 36 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 1.00% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.41% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 9
Average daily rate £520 £323 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.24% -25.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £294 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £463 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £47.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-23.15% +106.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2253 1702 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.18% 70.59% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 852 965
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £485 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 82 91
Average hourly rate £30.50 £25.97 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.44% +29.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £61.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture across the North West region.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture across the North West region.

Enterprise Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -3 15 £528 -6.22% 1
Lancashire -16 8 £538 +79.16%
Manchester -16 7 £438 +35.65%
Merseyside - 4 £463 -
Cumbria - - - - 2
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 24 (55.81%) TOGAF
2 16 (37.21%) Zachman Framework
3 13 (30.23%) Service Management
4 12 (27.91%) CISSP
5 11 (25.58%) Project Management
5 11 (25.58%) Strategic Planning
5 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
6 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
7 9 (20.93%) Security Architecture
7 9 (20.93%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (18.60%) CESG
8 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.28%) ERP
9 7 (16.28%) ITIL
10 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
10 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (11.63%) Data Management
10 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
10 5 (11.63%) SOA
10 5 (11.63%) Windows
10 5 (11.63%) Security Management
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.63%) Information Security
11 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (9.30%) UNIX
11 4 (9.30%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SMTP
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.33%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) ATM
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Selenium
1 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Architect
2 19 (44.19%) Enterprise Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Security Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 3 (6.98%) IT Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Author
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Author
7 1 (2.33%) Business Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Business Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) Spring
2 3 (6.98%) JSON
2 3 (6.98%) jQuery
2 3 (6.98%) RESTful
2 3 (6.98%) HTML5
2 3 (6.98%) CSS3
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) CESG
2 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) GIS
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) MVS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) VME
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) TOGAF
2 16 (37.21%) Zachman Framework
3 13 (30.23%) Service Management
4 11 (25.58%) Project Management
4 11 (25.58%) Strategic Planning
5 9 (20.93%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (20.93%) Security Architecture
6 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.28%) ERP
7 7 (16.28%) ITIL
8 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.63%) SOA
8 5 (11.63%) Security Management
8 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.63%) Information Security
8 5 (11.63%) Data Management
9 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (9.30%) Network Design
9 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Java
1 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) CISSP
2 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
3 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.33%) CISM
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) ESRI
2 2 (4.65%) Vertica
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) ATG
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) hybris
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