The table below looks at the statistics for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 246 249 237
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 448 435 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.80% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.07% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 281 236
Average daily rate
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£538 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £378 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £495 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.58% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £59.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.00 - £47.50

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
42524 40556 34695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.26% 74.95% 73.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26500 24954 20813
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1204 1148 1126
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £51.00 £51.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Trend

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

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Enterprise Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 1 April 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 -1 421 £538 +7.39% 122
London -11 164 £540 -1.81% 56
South East -4 90 £528 +17.33% 18
North West -6 46 £550 +10.00% 13
South West +8 35 £508 -7.72% 10
East of England +25 34 £575 +6.48% 5
Berkshire +8 34 £538 +24.63% 6
Yorkshire +12 31 £488 -2.59% 11
City of London +5 27 £595 +0.42% 16
Cheshire +7 24 £600 +15.38% 4
West Yorkshire +9 22 £463 -7.59% 8
Hampshire -3 22 £505 +23.54% 4
Leeds +2 19 £475 -5.09% 5
Warrington 0 18 £675 +31.06% 2
Scotland -19 18 £540 +28.95% 1
Surrey 0 17 £513 +20.58% 3
Manchester -2 16 £443 +1.14% 8
Bedfordshire +3 14 £588 +1.73%
Somerset +5 11 £425 -30.47%
Hertfordshire +14 10 £475 -13.63% 2
East Midlands +1 10 £425 -51.42% 3
Staines +11 9 - - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 9 £450 -25.00% 2
Luton +9 8 £581 +18.62%
Taunton -3 8 £573 -6.33%
Bristol -3 8 £504 -7.35% 3
Edinburgh -6 8 £558 +31.17%
West Midlands -30 8 £425 +2.40% 3
Wiltshire +6 7 £550 +10.00% 1
Reading 0 7 £475 +10.14% 2

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 283 (33.81%) TOGAF
2 153 (18.28%) Finance
3 118 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 115 (13.74%) ITIL
5 112 (13.38%) Java
5 112 (13.38%) Oracle
6 111 (13.26%) SOA
6 111 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (13.26%) Security Cleared
7 109 (13.02%) Microsoft
8 108 (12.90%) Degree
9 105 (12.54%) Data Modelling
10 88 (10.51%) UML
11 83 (9.92%) .NET
11 83 (9.92%) Project Management
12 81 (9.68%) Information Security
13 72 (8.60%) SC Cleared
14 71 (8.48%) Service Delivery
15 70 (8.36%) Management Information System
15 70 (8.36%) Data Architecture
15 70 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
16 69 (8.24%) Web Services
17 62 (7.41%) E-Commerce
18 59 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
19 58 (6.93%) Banking
19 58 (6.93%) Business Analysis
20 57 (6.81%) MS Excel
21 55 (6.57%) C#
22 52 (6.21%) CRM
22 52 (6.21%) Technical Architecture

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 39 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (1.79%) CMS
5 11 (1.31%) WebLogic
6 10 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 10 (1.19%) IIS
6 10 (1.19%) Lync
7 9 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
7 9 (1.08%) SAS
8 8 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.84%) JBoss
10 6 (0.72%) Oracle BPEL
10 6 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.48%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.36%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 57 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 45 (5.38%) MS Office
3 39 (4.66%) MS Visio
4 33 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.55%) MS Project
6 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.60%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.48%) Tridion
6 3 (0.36%) Fredhopper
7 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.24%) SAP ECC
8 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.12%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.12%) Agresso
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.35%) SaaS
2 16 (1.91%) PaaS
3 14 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.08%) IaaS
6 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.36%) Office 365
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.30%) WAN
2 30 (3.58%) LAN
3 27 (3.23%) Firewall
4 23 (2.75%) VPN
5 22 (2.63%) MPLS
6 21 (2.51%) Wireless
7 20 (2.39%) HTTP
8 17 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (2.03%) Network Security
8 17 (2.03%) TCP/IP
9 16 (1.91%) HSRP
10 15 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (1.79%) OSPF
10 15 (1.79%) VRRP
11 14 (1.67%) BGP
11 14 (1.67%) SAN
11 14 (1.67%) Ethernet
11 14 (1.67%) Unified Communications
12 13 (1.55%) WLAN
12 13 (1.55%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.51%) Oracle Database
4 20 (2.39%) Big Data
5 15 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 7 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.72%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.60%) MySQL
9 5 (0.60%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.60%) SAP BW
9 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.48%) MarkLogic
11 3 (0.36%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 20 (2.39%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.60%) ERwin
3 3 (0.36%) JIRA
4 2 (0.24%) Maven
4 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.12%) PROIV
5 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.12%) JUnit
5 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 153 (18.28%) Finance
2 58 (6.93%) Banking
3 48 (5.73%) Retail
4 43 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 20 (2.39%) Legal
7 13 (1.55%) Publishing
8 12 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.08%) Back Office
10 7 (0.84%) Billing
10 7 (0.84%) Games
10 7 (0.84%) Local Government
10 7 (0.84%) Marketing
11 6 (0.72%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.60%) Automotive
13 4 (0.48%) Law
13 4 (0.48%) Advertising
13 4 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 528 (63.08%) Architect
2 186 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 144 (17.20%) Enterprise Architect
4 51 (6.09%) Developer
5 50 (5.97%) Analyst
6 43 (5.14%) Technical Architect
7 41 (4.90%) Data Architect
8 37 (4.42%) Business Analyst
9 35 (4.18%) Senior Architect
10 32 (3.82%) Security Architect
11 30 (3.58%) Author
11 30 (3.58%) Technical Author
12 29 (3.46%) Infrastructure Architect
13 24 (2.87%) Applications Architect
14 22 (2.63%) Project Manager
15 19 (2.27%) Information Architect
16 18 (2.15%) Consultant
17 17 (2.03%) Business Architect
18 16 (1.91%) Java Developer
19 15 (1.79%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (9.92%) .NET
2 69 (8.24%) Web Services
3 47 (5.62%) XML
3 47 (5.62%) Middleware
4 40 (4.78%) REST
5 35 (4.18%) HTML
6 32 (3.82%) .NET Framework
7 31 (3.70%) SAML
8 29 (3.46%) OAuth
9 27 (3.23%) JSON
9 27 (3.23%) CSS
9 27 (3.23%) OpenID
9 27 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 15 (1.79%) HTML5
11 14 (1.67%) SOAP
12 11 (1.31%) J2EE
13 10 (1.19%) Spring
14 7 (0.84%) ASP.NET
15 6 (0.72%) Java EE
15 6 (0.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.36%) Management Information System
1 70 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.14%) Computer Science
3 24 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (2.51%) Open Source
4 21 (2.51%) PKI
5 17 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.03%) User Experience
6 16 (1.91%) Data Integration
7 14 (1.67%) NHS
8 10 (1.19%) Informatics
8 10 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.08%) FMCG
10 8 (0.96%) Clustering
10 8 (0.96%) CESG
11 7 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
11 7 (0.84%) iPad
11 7 (0.84%) N-Tier
11 7 (0.84%) GIS
12 6 (0.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 34 (4.06%) Windows
2 27 (3.23%) Linux
3 11 (1.31%) UNIX
4 10 (1.19%) Android
5 8 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.36%) Solaris
8 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.12%) VME
9 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (33.81%) TOGAF
2 118 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 115 (13.74%) ITIL
4 111 (13.26%) SOA
4 111 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (12.54%) Data Modelling
6 88 (10.51%) UML
7 83 (9.92%) Project Management
8 81 (9.68%) Information Security
9 71 (8.48%) Service Delivery
10 70 (8.36%) Data Architecture
11 62 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 59 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
13 58 (6.93%) Business Analysis
14 52 (6.21%) CRM
14 52 (6.21%) Technical Architecture
15 50 (5.97%) OO
16 49 (5.85%) Service Management
17 44 (5.26%) Migration
17 44 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 112 (13.38%) Java
2 55 (6.57%) C#
3 48 (5.73%) SQL
4 17 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (0.96%) Python
6 7 (0.84%) C
7 5 (0.60%) PHP
7 5 (0.60%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.60%) Ruby
8 4 (0.48%) Perl
8 4 (0.48%) C++
9 2 (0.24%) X++
9 2 (0.24%) VB
9 2 (0.24%) ABAP
9 2 (0.24%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 111 (13.26%) Security Cleared
2 108 (12.90%) Degree
3 72 (8.60%) SC Cleared
4 51 (6.09%) CISSP
5 46 (5.50%) DV Cleared
6 20 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.27%) ISEB
8 17 (2.03%) CCIE
9 16 (1.91%) CCNP
10 13 (1.55%) CCNA
10 13 (1.55%) ISSAP
11 12 (1.43%) CISM
11 12 (1.43%) CCDP
12 9 (1.08%) CCIP
13 7 (0.84%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.60%) CCDA
16 4 (0.48%) CITP
16 4 (0.48%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (2.99%) QA
2 20 (2.39%) COBIT
3 11 (1.31%) SLA
4 9 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.60%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.24%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.24%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.12%) BS25999
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 18 (2.15%) Hyper-V
2 16 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (1.43%) XenApp
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.24%) vSphere
6 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (1.19%) SCCM
1 10 (1.19%) SCOM
2 3 (0.36%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.24%) Nagios
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.24%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.12%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.12%) Netcool
4 1 (0.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 112 (13.38%) Oracle
2 109 (13.02%) Microsoft
3 50 (5.97%) SAP
4 39 (4.66%) Salesforce.com
5 33 (3.94%) Cisco
6 28 (3.35%) IBM
7 19 (2.27%) VMware
7 19 (2.27%) Juniper
8 18 (2.15%) HP
9 15 (1.79%) Citrix
10 14 (1.67%) F5
11 13 (1.55%) Sitecore
12 12 (1.43%) AppSense
13 11 (1.31%) Adobe
13 11 (1.31%) TIBCO
14 10 (1.19%) Business Objects
15 9 (1.08%) CheckPoint
15 9 (1.08%) Informatica
16 8 (0.96%) webMethods
16 8 (0.96%) Sybase
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
East London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £360 - £365 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £360 - £365 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £750 to £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
JCW Search Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day 12 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
North East England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £750 - £1100 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago