The first table below looks at the demand for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 18 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 Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 95 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 31 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.90% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 4
Average daily rate £475 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £441 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £463 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.02% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £47.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-23.15% +106.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Enterprise Architecture
UK

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 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
Edinburgh -19 16 £525 +5.00% 3
Glasgow +18 11 £413 -6.25% 2
Midlothian - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Enterprise Architecture
UK

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
3 17 (32.08%) SC Cleared
4 16 (30.19%) Windows XP
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (26.42%) MS Office
7 13 (24.53%) Data Architecture
8 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
9 8 (15.09%) Oracle
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
10 7 (13.21%) Information Management
10 7 (13.21%) XML
10 7 (13.21%) Metadata Management
10 7 (13.21%) Investment Management
10 7 (13.21%) Big Data
11 6 (11.32%) AIX
11 6 (11.32%) Solaris
11 6 (11.32%) Java
11 6 (11.32%) SAP
11 6 (11.32%) SAN
11 6 (11.32%) PowerDesigner
12 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
12 5 (9.43%) Finance
12 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
12 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (9.43%) Clustering
12 5 (9.43%) Veritas
12 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2000

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) SAN
2 5 (9.43%) NAS
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) Big Data
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) PowerDesigner
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Architect
2 8 (15.09%) Integration Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Information Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Data Modeller
6 3 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Lead Architect
7 2 (3.77%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) Java EE
3 1 (1.89%) SOAP
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) JMS
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.89%) CESG
3 1 (1.89%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Windows XP
2 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.32%) AIX
4 6 (11.32%) Solaris
5 5 (9.43%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Data Architecture
2 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
3 7 (13.21%) Information Management
3 7 (13.21%) Metadata Management
3 7 (13.21%) Investment Management
4 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
4 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.43%) Software Distribution
5 4 (7.55%) Information Architecture
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL
6 3 (5.66%) SOA
6 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.66%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (5.66%) Information Governance
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.77%) MODAF
7 2 (3.77%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) C
3 1 (1.89%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) VBScript
3 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.89%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Tivoli
1 5 (9.43%) Netcool
1 5 (9.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) SAP
4 5 (9.43%) Veritas
5 3 (5.66%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Lumension
Edinburgh
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago