The table below looks at the statistics for the Enterprise Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Solution Architect
Rank 255 261 229
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Solutions Architect 2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.053% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.057% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Average daily rate £650 £550 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +5.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £558 £550 £510
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Enterprise Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7953 8828 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.19% 93.80% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4824 4748 4160
Average daily rate £385 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 432 468
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Enterprise Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Enterprise Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £650 -
Enterprise Solutions Architect
England

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Enterprise Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) Sun
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) WLAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) HPUX
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) SaaS
4 3 (25.00%) PaaS
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) IaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Mitel
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (16.67%) QMS
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Enterprise Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) IaaS
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) WLAN
3 2 (16.67%) FCAPS
4 1 (8.33%) Extranet
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) DataStage
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Military
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) EJB
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) HPUX
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) CMMI
3 2 (16.67%) EAI
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) QMS
3 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MBA
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Sun
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Siemens
4 1 (8.33%) webMethods