The first table below looks at the demand for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Reading 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 65 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 1.73% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 2.45% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 16
Average daily rate
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£600 £385 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.84% -21.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £455 £470
% change year-on-year
+3.29% -3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £75.00 £75.00
% change year-on-year
-69.74% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
608 652 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 68.70% 70.41% 68.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 281 308
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £224 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £30.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.98% +110.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £22.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £37.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Enterprise Architecture
Berkshire

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) CCA
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
1 3 (33.33%) XenServer
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Triplestore
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) BSS Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Ontologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Struts
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
1 1 (11.11%) Semantic Web
1 1 (11.11%) Ontologies
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) RDF
3 1 (11.11%) BPMN
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SPARQL
2 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) CCA
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
1 3 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP