The table below looks at the statistics for ArchiMate skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArchiMate over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArchiMate
Rank 593 599 594
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing ArchiMate 63 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.051% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.065% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 12
Median daily rate £500 £475 £529
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £417 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £546 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00

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
44690 43131 40985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.93% 79.27% 77.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29627 27316 25903
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1042 1233 1208
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

ArchiMate
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ArchiMate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArchiMate within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

ArchiMate Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ArchiMate
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ArchiMate Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ArchiMate
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArchiMate within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 58 £500 +5.26% 9
London +6 17 £575 -4.16% 2
East Midlands +21 13 £538 +58.08%
Nottingham - 13 £538 -
Nottinghamshire - 13 £538 -
Cheshire -4 11 £450 -
North West -6 11 £450 - 1
Warrington -8 9 £438 -2.77%
Tyne and Wear - 7 £480 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £480 -
North East - 7 £480 -
South East -11 5 £475 -
South West -11 4 £533 +11.51% 1
Scotland -15 4 £325 -39.81%
Berkshire - 4 £475 -
Reading - 4 £475 -
Taunton +14 2 £510 +7.36%
Somerset +7 2 £510 +7.36%
Glasgow +1 2 £325 -39.81%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £460 -
Fareham - 1 - -

ArchiMate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ArchiMate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ArchiMate.

1 77 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 76 (49.35%) Enterprise Architecture
3 73 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (33.12%) UML
5 38 (24.68%) Finance
5 38 (24.68%) Security Cleared
6 36 (23.38%) BPMN
7 31 (20.13%) Java
8 24 (15.58%) Retail
9 22 (14.29%) Data Architecture
10 20 (12.99%) Enterprise Modelling
10 20 (12.99%) Technical Architecture
10 20 (12.99%) Linux
11 19 (12.34%) CRM
11 19 (12.34%) Oracle
12 18 (11.69%) Microsoft
13 17 (11.04%) Data Modelling
13 17 (11.04%) ITIL
14 15 (9.74%) Web Services
14 15 (9.74%) JavaScript
14 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
14 15 (9.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 14 (9.09%) Marketing
16 13 (8.44%) VMware
17 12 (7.79%) Change Management
17 12 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (7.14%) Information Architecture
18 11 (7.14%) Waterfall
18 11 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

ArchiMate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.49%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.19%) OpenStack
3 6 (3.90%) JBoss
4 3 (1.95%) Liferay
4 3 (1.95%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.95%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.30%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.65%) Mule
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.65%) SAS
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.84%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.95%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.30%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.49%) SaaS
4 7 (4.55%) HP Helion
4 7 (4.55%) PaaS
5 5 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.60%) IaaS
7 3 (1.95%) Office 365
8 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) Internet
2 2 (1.30%) Skype
2 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) AMQP
3 1 (0.65%) Extranet
3 1 (0.65%) FTP
3 1 (0.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.30%) QlikView
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.65%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.60%) Maven
3 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.95%) JMeter
3 3 (1.95%) JUnit
3 3 (1.95%) Selenium
3 3 (1.95%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.95%) Subversion
4 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.65%) Build Forge
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (24.68%) Finance
2 24 (15.58%) Retail
3 14 (9.09%) Marketing
4 9 (5.84%) Banking
4 9 (5.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.30%) Games
5 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (81.82%) Architect
2 55 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 36 (23.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 13 (8.44%) TOGAF Architect
5 12 (7.79%) Technical Architect
6 11 (7.14%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
7 10 (6.49%) Designer
7 10 (6.49%) Senior Architect
7 10 (6.49%) Solutions Designer
8 9 (5.84%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (5.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.55%) Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.55%) Java Architect
9 7 (4.55%) Systems Architect
10 4 (2.60%) Data Architect
10 4 (2.60%) Integration Architect
10 4 (2.60%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (2.60%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.74%) Web Services
2 9 (5.84%) .NET
2 9 (5.84%) REST
2 9 (5.84%) SOAP
3 8 (5.19%) Java EE
4 7 (4.55%) XSD
5 5 (3.25%) Spring
5 5 (3.25%) XML
6 4 (2.60%) J2EE
6 4 (2.60%) JMS
7 3 (1.95%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.95%) JPA
7 3 (1.95%) JTA
7 3 (1.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.95%) XSL
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Commons
8 1 (0.65%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.65%) Kafka
8 1 (0.65%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.55%) CESG
1 7 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
1 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.90%) Minimum Viable Product
3 5 (3.25%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.25%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.60%) Clustering
4 4 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.60%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.95%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.95%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.95%) User Experience
6 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.30%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) Derivative
7 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.99%) Linux
2 11 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.19%) Windows
4 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.60%) Unix
6 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 76 (49.35%) Enterprise Architecture
3 73 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (33.12%) UML
5 36 (23.38%) BPMN
6 22 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 20 (12.99%) Enterprise Modelling
7 20 (12.99%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (12.34%) CRM
9 17 (11.04%) Data Modelling
9 17 (11.04%) ITIL
10 15 (9.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (7.79%) Change Management
12 11 (7.14%) Information Architecture
12 11 (7.14%) Scrum
12 11 (7.14%) SOA
12 11 (7.14%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.49%) Business Analysis
13 10 (6.49%) Coaching
13 10 (6.49%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.13%) Java
2 15 (9.74%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.49%) SQL
4 9 (5.84%) C++
4 9 (5.84%) Python
5 3 (1.95%) Clojure
5 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.95%) Ruby
6 2 (1.30%) C#
6 2 (1.30%) RPG
7 1 (0.65%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.65%) AWK
7 1 (0.65%) sed
Qualifications
1 38 (24.68%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.84%) Degree
3 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.60%) BC Cleared
4 4 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) COBIT
1 3 (1.95%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) GxP
3 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) RosettaNet
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (12.34%) Oracle
2 18 (11.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.44%) VMware
4 11 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 10 (6.49%) HP
6 7 (4.55%) SAP
7 6 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.60%) IBM
8 4 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.30%) ATG
9 2 (1.30%) Calypso
9 2 (1.30%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.30%) Retek
9 2 (1.30%) Tableau
10 1 (0.65%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.65%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (0.65%) Talend
10 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.65%) WSO2