The first table below looks at the demand for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 17 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 Taunton 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 34 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.89% 5.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 9.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £611 £460 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £463 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £47.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-23.15% +106.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 81.60% 53.95% 81.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 13 19
Average daily rate £350 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.31 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Enterprise Architecture
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Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Summit

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy