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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 260 287 263
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 460 343 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.66% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.90% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 216 230
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £697 £725 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £541 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £41.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.85% -24.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £41.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-63.85% -24.54%

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
41980 38315 37478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.63% 73.74% 71.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27244 23771 21863
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1185 1161 1460
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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 +35 438 £550 +4.76% 125
London -29 164 £600 +11.47% 55
South East +46 106 £550 +2.32% 20
Berkshire +47 53 £563 +12.50% 9
East of England +26 51 £581 +14.53% 10
South West -9 36 £550 +18.91% 8
City of London -14 30 £585 +23.15% 16
Yorkshire -10 26 £450 -14.28% 9
West Midlands +1 24 £450 +69.81% 8
Reading +32 22 £563 +4.16% 2
North West +9 22 £500 -4.76% 5
West Yorkshire -8 22 £450 -14.28% 5
Hampshire -14 20 £423 -28.68% 3
Leeds -8 19 £460 -12.38% 5
Surrey +7 16 £550 - 5
Devon -10 16 £600 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire -3 15 £631 +24.38% 1
Plymouth -3 15 £600 +20.00%
Cheshire +20 14 £488 -18.91%
Bedfordshire -1 13 £613 +28.94% 3
Scotland -5 12 £390 -8.23% 3
Hertfordshire 0 10 £513 -10.86% 1
Warwickshire -4 9 £410 -17.91%
East Midlands +10 8 £475 +15.15% 7
Essex -3 8 £588 - 5
Warrington -7 8 £500 -27.27%
Warwick +7 7 - -
Middlesex +7 6 £525 -6.66%
Brentwood 0 6 £600 - 5
Bristol -12 6 £370 -12.94% 8

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 325 (36.56%) TOGAF
2 157 (17.66%) Finance
3 149 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (15.19%) Java
5 130 (14.62%) Microsoft
6 129 (14.51%) Oracle
7 127 (14.29%) SOA
8 115 (12.94%) SQL
9 112 (12.60%) Security Cleared
10 107 (12.04%) ITIL
10 107 (12.04%) Degree
11 96 (10.80%) UML
12 92 (10.35%) Data Modelling
13 90 (10.12%) .NET
14 84 (9.45%) Data Architecture
14 84 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
15 81 (9.11%) Windows
16 76 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
17 74 (8.32%) Migration
17 74 (8.32%) SAP
18 73 (8.21%) Project Management
18 73 (8.21%) Management Information System
19 72 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
19 72 (8.10%) SC Cleared
20 70 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
21 64 (7.20%) E-Commerce
22 63 (7.09%) CRM
22 63 (7.09%) XML
22 63 (7.09%) UNIX
22 63 (7.09%) Information Security

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 47 (5.29%) SharePoint
2 38 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
3 30 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 27 (3.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (2.59%) Lync
5 23 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (2.59%) WebLogic
6 20 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (1.69%) CMS
8 13 (1.46%) WebSphere Process Server
8 13 (1.46%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.01%) IIS
9 9 (1.01%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.90%) JBoss
11 7 (0.79%) Mule
12 6 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.67%) Apache
13 5 (0.56%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 48 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.59%) MS Office
3 19 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.90%) MS Project
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 20 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.12%) SAP IS-U
2 10 (1.12%) Cerner Millennium
3 9 (1.01%) Tridion
3 9 (1.01%) CSG Singleview
3 9 (1.01%) SAP CRM
4 6 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.22%) Summit
7 2 (0.22%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.22%) SAP ECC
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.11%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (2.02%) SaaS
3 17 (1.91%) PaaS
3 17 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.35%) IaaS
5 7 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.56%) Office 365
6 5 (0.56%) IBM SmartCloud
7 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.49%) HTTP
2 29 (3.26%) WAN
3 23 (2.59%) Firewall
4 18 (2.02%) LAN
5 17 (1.91%) SSL
6 14 (1.57%) Internet
7 12 (1.35%) SAN
7 12 (1.35%) Unified Communications
8 11 (1.24%) VPN
9 10 (1.12%) Network Security
10 9 (1.01%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.01%) VoIP
10 9 (1.01%) MPLS
10 9 (1.01%) Wireless
11 6 (0.67%) NAS
12 5 (0.56%) AMQP
12 5 (0.56%) DNS
13 4 (0.45%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.45%) DHCP
13 4 (0.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (3.15%) Big Data
4 23 (2.59%) Oracle Database
5 20 (2.25%) DB2
6 19 (2.14%) MySQL
7 17 (1.91%) Relational Database
8 16 (1.80%) NoSQL
9 13 (1.46%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.35%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
11 11 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.90%) MarkLogic
14 7 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
14 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.67%) ERwin
3 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.34%) MSI
4 3 (0.34%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.22%) JIRA
6 1 (0.11%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.11%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (0.11%) JUnit
6 1 (0.11%) Subversion
6 1 (0.11%) Maven
6 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
General
1 157 (17.66%) Finance
2 61 (6.86%) Retail
3 52 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 49 (5.51%) Banking
5 26 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.02%) Billing
7 17 (1.91%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.80%) Marketing
9 12 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.24%) Law
10 11 (1.24%) Legal
10 11 (1.24%) General Ledger
11 10 (1.12%) Games
12 8 (0.90%) Publishing
13 6 (0.67%) Local Government
13 6 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.67%) Front Office
14 5 (0.56%) Advertising
14 5 (0.56%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 610 (68.62%) Architect
2 186 (20.92%) Enterprise Architect
3 179 (20.13%) Solutions Architect
4 74 (8.32%) Developer
5 71 (7.99%) Technical Architect
6 50 (5.62%) Senior Architect
7 42 (4.72%) Data Architect
8 41 (4.61%) Analyst
9 30 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
9 30 (3.37%) Security Architect
10 27 (3.04%) Business Analyst
11 25 (2.81%) Consultant
11 25 (2.81%) Designer
12 19 (2.14%) Information Architect
12 19 (2.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 18 (2.02%) Applications Architect
14 17 (1.91%) Java Developer
15 15 (1.69%) Solutions Designer
15 15 (1.69%) Lead Architect
15 15 (1.69%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (10.12%) .NET
2 63 (7.09%) XML
3 54 (6.07%) Web Services
4 49 (5.51%) Middleware
5 36 (4.05%) J2EE
6 35 (3.94%) REST
7 31 (3.49%) HTML
8 28 (3.15%) CSS
9 22 (2.47%) SAML
10 21 (2.36%) SOAP
11 20 (2.25%) ASP.NET
11 20 (2.25%) JMS
11 20 (2.25%) OpenID
12 18 (2.02%) OAuth
13 15 (1.69%) WSDL
14 14 (1.57%) JSON
15 13 (1.46%) .NET Framework
16 12 (1.35%) Application Packaging
16 12 (1.35%) XSD
16 12 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 84 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 63 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 53 (5.96%) Open Source
5 32 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (2.81%) Clustering
7 24 (2.70%) Data Structures
8 20 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.46%) N-Tier
9 13 (1.46%) CESG
10 11 (1.24%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.24%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.12%) Data Integration
11 10 (1.12%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.12%) NHS
11 10 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.01%) PACS
13 8 (0.90%) User Experience
13 8 (0.90%) Reference Data
13 8 (0.90%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 81 (9.11%) Windows
2 63 (7.09%) UNIX
3 38 (4.27%) Linux
4 15 (1.69%) Solaris
5 12 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.24%) zOS
6 11 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.01%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.79%) Android
9 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.67%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.56%) VME
11 5 (0.56%) MVS
12 4 (0.45%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.34%) VMS
13 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (36.56%) TOGAF
2 149 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (14.29%) SOA
4 107 (12.04%) ITIL
5 96 (10.80%) UML
6 92 (10.35%) Data Modelling
7 84 (9.45%) Data Architecture
8 76 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 74 (8.32%) Migration
10 73 (8.21%) Project Management
11 72 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
12 70 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
13 64 (7.20%) E-Commerce
14 63 (7.09%) CRM
14 63 (7.09%) Information Security
15 61 (6.86%) Service Management
15 61 (6.86%) Mentoring
16 57 (6.41%) Zachman Framework
17 54 (6.07%) OO
18 45 (5.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 135 (15.19%) Java
2 115 (12.94%) SQL
3 51 (5.74%) C#
4 24 (2.70%) C
5 19 (2.14%) Perl
6 14 (1.57%) Python
7 10 (1.12%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.01%) Delphi
8 9 (1.01%) Ruby
9 8 (0.90%) C++
9 8 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.67%) Scala
10 6 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.56%) PHP
11 5 (0.56%) Erlang
12 3 (0.34%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.34%) R
12 3 (0.34%) JAQL
12 3 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 112 (12.60%) Security Cleared
2 107 (12.04%) Degree
3 72 (8.10%) SC Cleared
4 34 (3.82%) CISSP
5 25 (2.81%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.35%) ISEB
7 9 (1.01%) ISSAP
8 8 (0.90%) CITP
8 8 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.90%) CCNP
9 7 (0.79%) CCIE
9 7 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
10 6 (0.67%) CCDP
10 6 (0.67%) CCNA
11 5 (0.56%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.45%) CCDA
12 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.34%) MCSE
13 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.59%) QA
2 20 (2.25%) COBIT
3 15 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.45%) SLA
6 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.22%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) Basel III
System Software
1 48 (5.40%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.81%) Hyper-V
3 18 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.90%) XenApp
6 6 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.45%) vSphere
8 3 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.34%) XenServer
8 3 (0.34%) NFS
9 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.11%) SAP ITS
10 1 (0.11%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 14 (1.57%) SCCM
2 8 (0.90%) SCOM
3 3 (0.34%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.34%) Puppet
3 3 (0.34%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.22%) Nagios
4 2 (0.22%) OpenView
4 2 (0.22%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.11%) OPNET
5 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.11%) Control-M
5 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.11%) Netcool
5 1 (0.11%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 130 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 129 (14.51%) Oracle
3 74 (8.32%) SAP
4 52 (5.85%) IBM
5 22 (2.47%) Sun
6 20 (2.25%) VMware
7 17 (1.91%) Software AG
7 17 (1.91%) Informatica
7 17 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (1.69%) HP
8 15 (1.69%) Cisco
9 13 (1.46%) Sybase
9 13 (1.46%) Citrix
10 12 (1.35%) Cerner
10 12 (1.35%) Netezza
10 12 (1.35%) Splunk
11 11 (1.24%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.12%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.01%) webMethods
14 8 (0.90%) TIBCO
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Romford
The People Network
Rate: £70000 - £95000 per day + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
DP Connect
Rate: £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 per day + expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £420 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £340 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £70000 - £95000 per day + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago