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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 106 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 39 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.16% 0.23% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.33% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 3 9
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £510 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £670 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £513 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £33.68 -
% change year-on-year
-55.45% -
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
2472 1521 2041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.33% 70.78% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1676 1008 1187
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 96 148
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.66 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Devon +1 19 £588 -2.08%
Somerset - 7 £430 -
Bristol -19 4 £548 -0.45% 1
Dorset - 3 £375 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 2
Wiltshire - 2 £599 - 4
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 25 (44.64%) TOGAF
2 23 (41.07%) Java
3 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) SAP
5 16 (28.57%) Oracle
6 15 (26.79%) Windows
7 14 (25.00%) UNIX
7 14 (25.00%) SOA
8 13 (23.21%) IBM
8 13 (23.21%) C#
8 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (23.21%) Data Architecture
9 11 (19.64%) zOS
9 11 (19.64%) Finance
9 11 (19.64%) DB2
9 11 (19.64%) Sun
10 10 (17.86%) .NET
10 10 (17.86%) Process Improvement
11 9 (16.07%) Open Source
11 9 (16.07%) Delphi
11 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
11 9 (16.07%) Data Modelling
12 8 (14.29%) Migration
12 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 7 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (12.50%) Retail
13 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Lync
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.57%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.57%) SAP ECC
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Summit
3 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.93%) IaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (5.36%) DNS
2 3 (5.36%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.36%) SSH
2 3 (5.36%) SAN
2 3 (5.36%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.79%) SSL
3 1 (1.79%) WPA
3 1 (1.79%) ADSL
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) DB2
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Ingres
2 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.36%) JasperReports
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (75.00%) Architect
2 16 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 7 (12.50%) Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Information Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) Web Services
2 7 (12.50%) XML
2 7 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (8.93%) CSS
4 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.36%) JDBC
5 3 (5.36%) DAO
5 3 (5.36%) CGI
5 3 (5.36%) Middleware
5 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.36%) REST
5 3 (5.36%) Laravel
6 2 (3.57%) SAP XI
6 2 (3.57%) SAML
6 2 (3.57%) SAP ALE
6 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.57%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.57%) WCF
6 2 (3.57%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Open Source
2 5 (8.93%) Mainframe
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.93%) Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (8.93%) Reference Data
3 4 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.79%) DTV
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) CESG
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) UNIX
3 11 (19.64%) zOS
4 5 (8.93%) Linux
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.36%) VMS
7 1 (1.79%) Android
7 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) TOGAF
2 14 (25.00%) SOA
3 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (23.21%) Data Architecture
4 10 (17.86%) Process Improvement
5 9 (16.07%) Data Modelling
6 8 (14.29%) Migration
7 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.71%) Project Management
8 6 (10.71%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (8.93%) Scrum
9 5 (8.93%) MVC
9 5 (8.93%) CRM
9 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.93%) Information Assurance
10 4 (7.14%) Product Management
10 4 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 9 (16.07%) Delphi
5 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.36%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) Korn
6 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) ABAP
8 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) SAP
3 16 (28.57%) Oracle
4 13 (23.21%) IBM
5 11 (19.64%) Sun
6 3 (5.36%) VMware
7 2 (3.57%) Computacenter
7 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.79%) Software AG
8 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.79%) webMethods
8 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.79%) Casewise