The table below looks at the statistics for ArchiMate skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArchiMate 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
ArchiMate
Rank 606 578 540
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -38
Contract jobs citing ArchiMate 1 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.010% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £675 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ArchiMate
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArchiMate within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ArchiMate Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ArchiMate
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArchiMate within the UK.

ArchiMate Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ArchiMate
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArchiMate within the UK 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
England -29 1 £475 -29.62% 4
Leeds - 1 £475 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -

ArchiMate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ArchiMate 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 ArchiMate.

1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (50.00%) MOM
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

ArchiMate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ArchiMate 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 ArchiMate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WSDL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft