The table below looks at the statistics for the Enterprise Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architect
Rank 130 92 129
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +37
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 18 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.54% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.58% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
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£563 £558 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +14.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £483 £550
% change year-on-year
+19.17% -12.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3111 2078 2873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.48% 92.93% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2018 1324 1678
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 166 244
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Enterprise Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Enterprise Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Enterprise Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Enterprise Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Enterprise Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architect across the South West region.

Enterprise Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Enterprise Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Bristol -2 13 £650 +36.34%
Wiltshire -12 2 £515 -8.84%
Gloucestershire - - - -
Enterprise Architect
England

Enterprise Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Enterprise 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 Architect in their job title.

1 16 (34.78%) TOGAF
2 15 (32.61%) SOA
3 14 (30.43%) Web Services
3 14 (30.43%) Finance
4 12 (26.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
6 9 (19.57%) Open Source
6 9 (19.57%) Retail
6 9 (19.57%) SOAP
7 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (17.39%) RUP
7 8 (17.39%) JMS
7 8 (17.39%) IBM WebSphere Certification
7 8 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (17.39%) Banking
8 6 (13.04%) Data Architecture
8 6 (13.04%) Retail Banking
8 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (13.04%) Information Security
8 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
8 6 (13.04%) Java
9 4 (8.70%) SAP
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle
9 4 (8.70%) XML
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.70%) LAMP
9 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
9 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (8.70%) JSON

Enterprise Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Enterprise 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
2 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.52%) Drupal
3 3 (6.52%) Magnolia
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Cordys
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) IaaS
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
1 3 (6.52%) LDAP
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.52%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (6.52%) Couchbase
2 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Retail
3 8 (17.39%) Banking
4 6 (13.04%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) Web Services
2 9 (19.57%) SOAP
3 8 (17.39%) JMS
4 4 (8.70%) XML
4 4 (8.70%) LAMP
4 4 (8.70%) JSON
5 3 (6.52%) Java EE
5 3 (6.52%) Middleware
5 3 (6.52%) .NET
5 3 (6.52%) J2EE
6 1 (2.17%) jBPM
6 1 (2.17%) Drools
6 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Open Source
2 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.52%) Taxonomies
3 3 (6.52%) Mashup
3 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.17%) CESG
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) TOGAF
2 15 (32.61%) SOA
3 12 (26.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (17.39%) RUP
6 6 (13.04%) Data Architecture
6 6 (13.04%) Information Security
6 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) Content Management
8 3 (6.52%) Network Management
8 3 (6.52%) Network Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) ETL
8 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (6.52%) OO
9 2 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (4.35%) BPR
9 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) SAP
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) ForgeRock
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) Sun
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) BT
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Unisys