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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArchiMate
Rank 576 - 523
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ArchiMate 2 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% - 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£550 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - £469
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
38160 36205 32086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.24% 74.33% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24546 22063 19027
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 993 1129 1306
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 11 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 23 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 2 £550 - 1
South East - 1 £550 -
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Andover - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Plymouth - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Devon - - - -
Hampshire - - - -

ArchiMate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (100.00%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) ERD
5 2 (28.57%) Java EE
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
5 2 (28.57%) RDF
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Information Management
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) Brocade
5 2 (28.57%) DoDAF
5 2 (28.57%) MODAF
5 2 (28.57%) SysML
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) SSADM

ArchiMate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (28.57%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Information Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Java EE
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
2 1 (14.29%) WSDL
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Integration
2 1 (14.29%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) ERD
2 2 (28.57%) RDF
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) DoDAF
2 2 (28.57%) MODAF
2 2 (28.57%) SysML
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) SSADM
3 1 (14.29%) OWASP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) EAI
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) MOM
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Brocade
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle