The table below looks at the statistics for Enterprise Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 105 119 91
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 28 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 0.80% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.04% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 19
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£545 £775 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.67% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £293 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £751 £900 £597
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £465
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+6.84% -23.15%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2219 2303 1453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.39% 76.87% 70.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1513 903
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 120 69
Average hourly rate £36.45 £33.84 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £14.00 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture across the South West region.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture across the South West region.

Enterprise Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Gloucestershire 0 8 £363 -27.50% 1
Wiltshire +6 7 £550 +144.44%
Dorset - 5 £353 -
Somerset +17 4 £545 -16.15% 1
Bristol -2 2 £788 +97.49% 1
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 17 (27.42%) SOA
2 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 15 (24.19%) Retail
3 15 (24.19%) Middleware
4 14 (22.58%) Project Management
4 14 (22.58%) Finance
5 13 (20.97%) UML
6 12 (19.35%) Information Management
6 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
7 11 (17.74%) Degree
7 11 (17.74%) TOGAF
7 11 (17.74%) Web Services
8 10 (16.13%) SAP
8 10 (16.13%) Management Information System
9 9 (14.52%) Workflow
9 9 (14.52%) ITIL
10 8 (12.90%) CRM
10 8 (12.90%) SOAP
10 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
10 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.90%) MODAF
10 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
10 8 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (12.90%) REST
11 7 (11.29%) Change Control
11 7 (11.29%) Information Security
11 7 (11.29%) ISEB
11 7 (11.29%) BPR
11 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (6.45%) CMS
2 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.23%) JBoss
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) Liferay
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.61%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
1 2 (3.23%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) LAN
1 4 (6.45%) WAN
2 3 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (4.84%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) NAS
3 1 (1.61%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) EDRMS
4 2 (3.23%) OLTP
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (24.19%) Retail
2 14 (22.58%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Local Government
3 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.84%) Military
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
5 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Architect
2 15 (24.19%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Lead Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.84%) webMethods Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.23%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) IT Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Middleware
2 11 (17.74%) Web Services
3 8 (12.90%) SOAP
3 8 (12.90%) REST
4 4 (6.45%) Spring
4 4 (6.45%) .NET
4 4 (6.45%) J2EE
4 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.84%) Java EE
5 3 (4.84%) JSON
5 3 (4.84%) XSD
5 3 (4.84%) WSDL
6 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.23%) XSLT
6 2 (3.23%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) JBoss Seam
6 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.61%) WCF
7 1 (1.61%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.06%) Data Integration
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) GIS
4 3 (4.84%) Open Source
4 3 (4.84%) FMCG
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
5 2 (3.23%) PDA
5 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) UNIX
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) AIX
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) SOA
2 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Project Management
4 13 (20.97%) UML
5 12 (19.35%) Information Management
6 11 (17.74%) TOGAF
7 9 (14.52%) Workflow
7 9 (14.52%) ITIL
8 8 (12.90%) CRM
8 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.90%) MODAF
8 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 8 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (11.29%) Change Control
9 7 (11.29%) Information Security
9 7 (11.29%) BPR
9 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.68%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (9.68%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) Java
2 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) VB
2 2 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 11 (17.74%) Degree
4 7 (11.29%) ISEB
5 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) CITP
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.61%) HND
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.61%) SSCP
6 1 (1.61%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.06%) ISO 9000
2 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.23%) COBIT
3 2 (3.23%) QA
4 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.61%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) XenApp
2 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) SAP
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) webMethods
4 4 (6.45%) VMware
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco
4 4 (6.45%) IBM
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle
5 3 (4.84%) F5
5 3 (4.84%) Nokia
5 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.23%) i2
6 2 (3.23%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.23%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix
6 2 (3.23%) Zerto
6 2 (3.23%) Veeam
7 1 (1.61%) CommVault
7 1 (1.61%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat