The table below looks at the statistics for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 129 93 125
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +32
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 28 66 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.86% 1.59% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 2.01% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 50 12
Median daily rate £588 £600 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £450 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £700 £592
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £540 £525
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £36.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.76% +143.33%
Enterprise Architecture
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2729 3288 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.84% 79.42% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1820 2012 1489
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 129 106
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -8 12 £600 -2.83%
Manchester +1 10 £506 +1.25% 2
Lancashire -10 3 £625 -0.79%
Merseyside +6 2 £500 +25.00% 2
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) Java
3 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) CSS
3 14 (21.88%) TDD
3 14 (21.88%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (21.88%) jQuery
3 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
3 14 (21.88%) SDLC
4 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
5 12 (18.75%) Content Management
5 12 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 12 (18.75%) hybris
5 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.75%) JSON
6 11 (17.19%) Web Development
6 11 (17.19%) Kanban
6 11 (17.19%) Selenium
6 11 (17.19%) Test Automation
6 11 (17.19%) RESTful
6 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (17.19%) HTML5
6 11 (17.19%) Cucumber
6 11 (17.19%) CSS3
6 11 (17.19%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (17.19%) ATG
6 11 (17.19%) CMS
6 11 (17.19%) Scrum

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.19%) CMS
2 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.69%) PaaS
3 3 (4.69%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.38%) GIS
3 5 (7.81%) Spatial Data
4 3 (4.69%) Big Data
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Cucumber
1 11 (17.19%) Selenium
2 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Mercurial
2 3 (4.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Advertising
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Front Office
4 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Architect
2 16 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Data Architect
5 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Digital Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Digital Technical Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Domain Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Integration Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Digital Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
1 14 (21.88%) CSS
1 14 (21.88%) HTML
1 14 (21.88%) jQuery
2 12 (18.75%) JSON
3 11 (17.19%) CSS3
3 11 (17.19%) Dropwizard
3 11 (17.19%) HTML5
3 11 (17.19%) RESTful
3 11 (17.19%) Spring
4 6 (9.38%) .NET
5 5 (7.81%) PostGIS
6 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.69%) Backbone.js
6 3 (4.69%) Durandal
6 3 (4.69%) Jinja
6 3 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (4.69%) LESS
6 3 (4.69%) React
6 3 (4.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.81%) Data Integration
4 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.69%) User Experience
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) RIA
7 1 (1.56%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Unix
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) SDLC
2 14 (21.88%) TDD
2 14 (21.88%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
4 12 (18.75%) Content Management
4 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
5 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (17.19%) Kanban
5 11 (17.19%) Pair Programming
5 11 (17.19%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (17.19%) Scrum
5 11 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (17.19%) Test Automation
5 11 (17.19%) TOGAF
5 11 (17.19%) Web Development
6 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) PHP
4 3 (4.69%) Ruby
4 3 (4.69%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.56%) R
5 1 (1.56%) SQL
5 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
1 5 (7.81%) ISO20022
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) hybris
2 11 (17.19%) ATG
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle
5 5 (7.81%) ESRI
6 4 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco
8 2 (3.13%) IBM
8 2 (3.13%) VMware
9 1 (1.56%) AppSense
9 1 (1.56%) Dell
9 1 (1.56%) EMC
9 1 (1.56%) SAP
9 1 (1.56%) Talend
9 1 (1.56%) Teradata