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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 252 269 276
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 487 374 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.71% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.96% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 223 220
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £486
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £535 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £33.68 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.97% -10.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £33.68 -
% change year-on-year
-53.97% -

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
42929 39035 40382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.67% 74.11% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27471 24251 23495
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1195 1145 1515
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.15 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.60% -9.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +44 462 £550 +10.00% 89
London -7 172 £600 +20.00% 26
South East +47 110 £525 +5.00% 27
East of England +11 52 £550 +6.79% 7
Berkshire +51 50 £500 +16.27% 7
South West -2 38 £550 +10.00% 7
West Midlands -2 32 £450 +65.13% 4
City of London -10 32 £585 +23.15% 10
North West +5 31 £545 +5.77% 3
Cheshire +22 22 £510 -15.17%
Surrey +13 22 £525 +5.00% 3
Reading +28 21 £563 +30.81% 3
Devon -5 19 £588 -2.08%
Hampshire -12 17 £438 -6.16% 8
Cambridgeshire +4 15 £550 +6.79% 2
Plymouth +4 15 £600 -
East Midlands +11 14 £450 -13.87%
Warwickshire +3 14 £495 -
Essex -10 14 £563 +2.27%
Buckinghamshire -9 11 £585 +23.15% 4
Nottinghamshire +17 10 £500 +38.88%
Scotland -14 10 £400 -20.00% 2
Hertfordshire -17 10 £450 -21.73% 2
Yorkshire -26 9 £750 +97.36% 12
Cambridge -2 8 £550 +6.79% 2
Milton Keynes -6 8 £575 +21.05% 3
Leeds -14 7 £750 +51.51% 3
West Yorkshire -31 7 £750 +97.36% 4
Somerset - 7 £430 - 1
Brentwood - 7 £600 -

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 286 (34.50%) TOGAF
2 155 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (17.61%) Finance
4 130 (15.68%) Microsoft
5 127 (15.32%) Oracle
6 123 (14.84%) SOA
7 117 (14.11%) Java
8 114 (13.75%) SQL
9 103 (12.42%) ITIL
10 99 (11.94%) Degree
11 94 (11.34%) Security Cleared
12 93 (11.22%) Windows
13 92 (11.10%) UML
14 88 (10.62%) Data Modelling
15 81 (9.77%) Technical Architecture
16 80 (9.65%) .NET
16 80 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
17 78 (9.41%) Project Management
18 76 (9.17%) Migration
18 76 (9.17%) Data Architecture
19 74 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
20 73 (8.81%) Management Information System
21 72 (8.69%) SAP
22 70 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
23 65 (7.84%) UNIX
24 64 (7.72%) SC Cleared
25 59 (7.12%) XML
25 59 (7.12%) Computer Science
26 58 (7.00%) CRM
26 58 (7.00%) E-Commerce

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 46 (5.55%) SharePoint
2 34 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
3 32 (3.86%) WebSphere
4 26 (3.14%) WebLogic
4 26 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (2.77%) Lync
6 22 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 19 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.57%) CMS
9 13 (1.57%) WebSphere Process Server
10 9 (1.09%) IIS
10 9 (1.09%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.72%) Mule
11 6 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.72%) JBoss
11 6 (0.72%) Apache
12 5 (0.60%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 47 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.29%) MS Office
3 15 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.21%) MS Project
5 9 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.45%) SAP CRM
3 10 (1.21%) SAP IS-U
3 10 (1.21%) Cerner Millennium
4 9 (1.09%) Tridion
4 9 (1.09%) CSG Singleview
5 6 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.48%) TRIRIGA
7 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.24%) PolarLake
8 2 (0.24%) Summit
8 2 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
8 2 (0.24%) SAP ECC
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (2.41%) PaaS
3 18 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.57%) IaaS
5 12 (1.45%) SaaS
6 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.60%) IBM SmartCloud
7 3 (0.36%) Office 365
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.50%) HTTP
2 24 (2.90%) Firewall
3 23 (2.77%) WAN
4 15 (1.81%) SSL
5 14 (1.69%) SAN
5 14 (1.69%) Internet
6 12 (1.45%) LAN
7 10 (1.21%) VPN
8 9 (1.09%) Unified Communications
9 7 (0.84%) VoIP
9 7 (0.84%) MPLS
9 7 (0.84%) Wireless
10 6 (0.72%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.72%) NAS
11 5 (0.60%) Network Security
11 5 (0.60%) DNS
12 4 (0.48%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.48%) DHCP
12 4 (0.48%) VLAN
13 3 (0.36%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.86%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (3.38%) Big Data
4 25 (3.02%) Oracle Database
5 20 (2.41%) DB2
6 18 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.05%) MySQL
7 17 (2.05%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (1.57%) Hadoop
8 13 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.21%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (0.97%) MarkLogic
14 7 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
14 7 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.72%) ERwin
3 3 (0.36%) MSI
3 3 (0.36%) PHPUnit
4 2 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.12%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (0.12%) Maven
5 1 (0.12%) JIRA
5 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.12%) JUnit
5 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
General
1 146 (17.61%) Finance
2 55 (6.63%) Retail
3 44 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 37 (4.46%) Banking
5 26 (3.14%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.17%) Billing
7 15 (1.81%) Marketing
8 11 (1.33%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.33%) General Ledger
8 11 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.21%) Publishing
10 9 (1.09%) Law
11 8 (0.97%) Legal
11 8 (0.97%) Local Government
12 7 (0.84%) Games
13 6 (0.72%) Front Office
14 4 (0.48%) Automotive
14 4 (0.48%) Advertising
15 3 (0.36%) Electronics
15 3 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 571 (68.88%) Architect
2 171 (20.63%) Solutions Architect
2 171 (20.63%) Enterprise Architect
3 68 (8.20%) Technical Architect
4 60 (7.24%) Developer
5 56 (6.76%) Analyst
6 47 (5.67%) Senior Architect
7 40 (4.83%) Business Analyst
8 39 (4.70%) Data Architect
9 30 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
10 24 (2.90%) Security Architect
11 21 (2.53%) Project Manager
11 21 (2.53%) Designer
12 20 (2.41%) Consultant
13 18 (2.17%) Lead Architect
14 17 (2.05%) Information Architect
15 15 (1.81%) Applications Architect
16 14 (1.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 14 (1.69%) Solutions Designer
16 14 (1.69%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (9.65%) .NET
2 59 (7.12%) XML
3 54 (6.51%) Middleware
4 47 (5.67%) Web Services
5 37 (4.46%) J2EE
6 31 (3.74%) REST
7 22 (2.65%) ASP.NET
8 21 (2.53%) SOAP
8 21 (2.53%) JMS
9 18 (2.17%) HTML
10 15 (1.81%) CSS
10 15 (1.81%) WSDL
10 15 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (1.45%) Application Packaging
11 12 (1.45%) XSD
12 11 (1.33%) SAML
12 11 (1.33%) J2SE
12 11 (1.33%) Ajax
13 10 (1.21%) JSON
14 9 (1.09%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (8.81%) Management Information System
3 59 (7.12%) Computer Science
4 49 (5.91%) Open Source
5 30 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (2.90%) Clustering
7 23 (2.77%) Data Structures
8 21 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.69%) Visualisation
9 14 (1.69%) CESG
10 13 (1.57%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.57%) NHS
11 11 (1.33%) Mainframe
11 11 (1.33%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.21%) User Experience
12 10 (1.21%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.21%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.09%) Reference Data
13 9 (1.09%) PACS
14 8 (0.97%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 93 (11.22%) Windows
2 65 (7.84%) UNIX
3 40 (4.83%) Linux
4 18 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.93%) Solaris
6 11 (1.33%) zOS
6 11 (1.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (1.09%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.97%) Android
9 7 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.60%) VME
11 5 (0.60%) MVS
11 5 (0.60%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.48%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (34.50%) TOGAF
2 155 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (14.84%) SOA
4 103 (12.42%) ITIL
5 92 (11.10%) UML
6 88 (10.62%) Data Modelling
7 81 (9.77%) Technical Architecture
8 78 (9.41%) Project Management
9 76 (9.17%) Migration
9 76 (9.17%) Data Architecture
10 74 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 70 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
12 58 (7.00%) CRM
12 58 (7.00%) E-Commerce
13 54 (6.51%) Service Management
13 54 (6.51%) Zachman Framework
14 48 (5.79%) Scrum
14 48 (5.79%) Mentoring
15 43 (5.19%) Information Security
15 43 (5.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 117 (14.11%) Java
2 114 (13.75%) SQL
3 48 (5.79%) C#
4 23 (2.77%) C
5 18 (2.17%) Perl
6 11 (1.33%) Python
7 10 (1.21%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.09%) Delphi
8 9 (1.09%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.84%) C++
9 7 (0.84%) Ruby
10 6 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 6 (0.72%) Scala
11 5 (0.60%) Erlang
12 4 (0.48%) R
12 4 (0.48%) PHP
13 3 (0.36%) Korn
13 3 (0.36%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.36%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 99 (11.94%) Degree
2 94 (11.34%) Security Cleared
3 64 (7.72%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.77%) CISSP
5 10 (1.21%) ISSAP
5 10 (1.21%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.97%) CITP
6 8 (0.97%) ISEB
7 7 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (0.72%) CCNP
8 6 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.60%) CCIE
9 5 (0.60%) CISM
10 4 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.48%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.48%) CCNA
10 4 (0.48%) CCDA
10 4 (0.48%) CCDP
10 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.65%) COBIT
2 19 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.17%) QA
4 7 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.72%) SLA
6 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.24%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.12%) Basel III
System Software
1 51 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.02%) Hyper-V
3 22 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.97%) XenApp
6 6 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.72%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.72%) vSphere
7 3 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.36%) XenServer
7 3 (0.36%) NFS
8 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.24%) vCloud
9 1 (0.12%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.12%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.33%) SCCM
2 4 (0.48%) SCOM
3 3 (0.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (0.36%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.36%) Puppet
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.24%) OPNET
4 2 (0.24%) OpenView
4 2 (0.24%) Netcool
4 2 (0.24%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.24%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.12%) PureDisk
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.12%) Control-M
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 130 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 127 (15.32%) Oracle
3 72 (8.69%) SAP
4 56 (6.76%) IBM
5 26 (3.14%) VMware
6 23 (2.77%) Sun
7 17 (2.05%) Software AG
7 17 (2.05%) Informatica
8 15 (1.81%) Citrix
9 14 (1.69%) HP
9 14 (1.69%) Sybase
10 13 (1.57%) Cisco
11 12 (1.45%) Cerner
11 12 (1.45%) Netezza
11 12 (1.45%) Splunk
12 11 (1.33%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.09%) webMethods
14 8 (0.97%) Sitecore
15 6 (0.72%) hybris
London
JM
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £550 - £5650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £500 - £540 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day + Circa £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Hudson - London
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Syntax Consultancy
Rate: Per Day (neg)
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £550 - 590 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £399 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London, United Kingdom
European Medicines Agency
Rate: € 100,830 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago