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 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 249 273 282
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 485 358 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.92% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 211 220
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £363 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £690 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £513 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £33.68 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.45% -10.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £33.68 -
% change year-on-year
-55.45% -

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
42997 38902 39217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.67% 74.17% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 24141 22845
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1190 1157 1447
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
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 £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 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 24 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 +41 459 £550 +10.00% 97
London -21 162 £600 +20.00% 37
South East +48 113 £525 +5.00% 20
East of England +22 54 £550 +6.79% 9
Berkshire +52 51 £500 +7.52% 8
South West 0 39 £550 - 10
North West +12 36 £515 - 4
West Midlands +1 32 £450 +50.00% 1
City of London -20 30 £595 +25.26% 12
Cheshire +22 25 £500 -16.83%
Reading +23 21 £563 +30.81% 4
Surrey +6 21 £525 +5.00% 1
Devon +1 19 £588 -2.08%
Hampshire -1 18 £425 -8.84% 6
Cambridgeshire +6 17 £550 +6.79% 2
Plymouth +4 15 £600 -
Warwickshire +2 14 £495 -
Leeds -10 13 £488 -7.14% 3
Yorkshire -22 13 £488 +21.11% 13
West Yorkshire -27 13 £488 +21.11% 5
Essex -6 12 £550 - 2
Scotland -7 11 £400 -20.00% 7
East Midlands +5 10 £463 -11.48% 2
Hertfordshire -17 10 £450 -21.73% 2
Bedfordshire -7 9 £613 +28.94% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 9 £598 +3.91% 1
Cambridge +4 8 £550 +6.79% 2
Nottinghamshire +12 7 £550 +52.77%
Middlesex +8 7 £525 -
Somerset - 7 £430 -

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 292 (34.11%) TOGAF
2 161 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (17.64%) Finance
4 130 (15.19%) Microsoft
5 127 (14.84%) Oracle
6 124 (14.49%) SOA
7 121 (14.14%) Java
8 115 (13.43%) SQL
9 105 (12.27%) ITIL
10 101 (11.80%) Degree
11 97 (11.33%) Security Cleared
12 93 (10.86%) Windows
13 92 (10.75%) UML
14 90 (10.51%) Data Modelling
15 84 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
16 83 (9.70%) Technical Architecture
17 79 (9.23%) .NET
18 78 (9.11%) Data Architecture
19 77 (9.00%) Project Management
20 76 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
21 75 (8.76%) Migration
21 75 (8.76%) Management Information System
22 74 (8.64%) SAP
23 73 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
24 67 (7.83%) SC Cleared
25 65 (7.59%) UNIX
26 63 (7.36%) E-Commerce
27 60 (7.01%) CRM
27 60 (7.01%) Computer Science
28 58 (6.78%) XML

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.37%) SharePoint
2 33 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
3 31 (3.62%) WebSphere
4 26 (3.04%) WebLogic
4 26 (3.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (2.69%) Lync
6 22 (2.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 19 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (1.64%) CMS
10 13 (1.52%) Tomcat
10 13 (1.52%) WebSphere Process Server
11 9 (1.05%) IIS
11 9 (1.05%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.70%) JBoss
12 6 (0.70%) Apache
12 6 (0.70%) Mule
12 6 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.58%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 48 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.34%) MS Office
3 16 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.17%) MS Project
5 8 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 18 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.40%) SAP CRM
4 10 (1.17%) SAP IS-U
4 10 (1.17%) Cerner Millennium
5 9 (1.05%) Tridion
5 9 (1.05%) CSG Singleview
6 6 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.47%) TRIRIGA
8 3 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.23%) PolarLake
9 2 (0.23%) Summit
9 2 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
9 2 (0.23%) SAP ECC
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (2.34%) PaaS
3 18 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.75%) SaaS
5 13 (1.52%) IaaS
6 5 (0.58%) IBM SmartCloud
6 5 (0.58%) Office 365
6 5 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.39%) HTTP
2 23 (2.69%) WAN
2 23 (2.69%) Firewall
3 15 (1.75%) SSL
4 14 (1.64%) SAN
4 14 (1.64%) Internet
5 12 (1.40%) LAN
6 9 (1.05%) VPN
6 9 (1.05%) Unified Communications
7 7 (0.82%) Network Security
7 7 (0.82%) VoIP
7 7 (0.82%) MPLS
8 6 (0.70%) Wireless
8 6 (0.70%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.70%) NAS
9 5 (0.58%) DNS
10 4 (0.47%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.47%) DHCP
10 4 (0.47%) VLAN
11 3 (0.35%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.09%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (3.39%) Big Data
4 25 (2.92%) Oracle Database
5 20 (2.34%) DB2
6 18 (2.10%) MySQL
6 18 (2.10%) Relational Database
7 17 (1.99%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (1.52%) Hadoop
8 13 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.17%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (0.93%) MarkLogic
14 7 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
14 7 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.70%) ERwin
3 3 (0.35%) MSI
3 3 (0.35%) PHPUnit
4 2 (0.23%) JIRA
4 2 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.12%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (0.12%) Maven
5 1 (0.12%) JUnit
5 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 151 (17.64%) Finance
2 57 (6.66%) Retail
3 45 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 40 (4.67%) Banking
5 26 (3.04%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.10%) Billing
7 16 (1.87%) Marketing
8 12 (1.40%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.29%) General Ledger
9 11 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.29%) Publishing
10 10 (1.17%) Law
10 10 (1.17%) Legal
11 8 (0.93%) Local Government
12 7 (0.82%) Games
13 6 (0.70%) Front Office
14 5 (0.58%) Advertising
15 4 (0.47%) Automotive
16 3 (0.35%) Electronics
16 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 582 (67.99%) Architect
2 176 (20.56%) Enterprise Architect
3 172 (20.09%) Solutions Architect
4 69 (8.06%) Technical Architect
5 67 (7.83%) Developer
6 58 (6.78%) Analyst
7 46 (5.37%) Senior Architect
8 42 (4.91%) Business Analyst
9 40 (4.67%) Data Architect
10 31 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
11 27 (3.15%) Security Architect
12 22 (2.57%) Consultant
13 21 (2.45%) Designer
14 19 (2.22%) Project Manager
15 18 (2.10%) Lead Architect
16 17 (1.99%) Information Architect
17 15 (1.75%) Applications Architect
18 14 (1.64%) Senior Solutions Architect
18 14 (1.64%) Solutions Designer
18 14 (1.64%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (9.23%) .NET
2 58 (6.78%) XML
3 52 (6.07%) Middleware
4 46 (5.37%) Web Services
5 36 (4.21%) J2EE
6 31 (3.62%) REST
7 25 (2.92%) HTML
8 22 (2.57%) ASP.NET
8 22 (2.57%) CSS
9 21 (2.45%) SOAP
9 21 (2.45%) JMS
10 15 (1.75%) WSDL
10 15 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (1.40%) Application Packaging
11 12 (1.40%) SAML
11 12 (1.40%) XSD
12 11 (1.29%) J2SE
13 10 (1.17%) Ajax
13 10 (1.17%) OpenID
14 9 (1.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 84 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (8.76%) Management Information System
3 60 (7.01%) Computer Science
4 49 (5.72%) Open Source
5 30 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (2.80%) Clustering
7 23 (2.69%) Data Structures
8 20 (2.34%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.64%) Visualisation
9 14 (1.64%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.52%) NHS
10 13 (1.52%) CESG
11 11 (1.29%) Mainframe
11 11 (1.29%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.17%) User Experience
12 10 (1.17%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.17%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.05%) Reference Data
13 9 (1.05%) PACS
14 8 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 93 (10.86%) Windows
2 65 (7.59%) UNIX
3 42 (4.91%) Linux
4 17 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.87%) Solaris
6 11 (1.29%) zOS
6 11 (1.29%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (1.05%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.82%) Android
8 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.58%) VME
10 5 (0.58%) MVS
10 5 (0.58%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.47%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (34.11%) TOGAF
2 161 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (14.49%) SOA
4 105 (12.27%) ITIL
5 92 (10.75%) UML
6 90 (10.51%) Data Modelling
7 83 (9.70%) Technical Architecture
8 78 (9.11%) Data Architecture
9 77 (9.00%) Project Management
10 76 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 75 (8.76%) Migration
12 73 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
13 63 (7.36%) E-Commerce
14 60 (7.01%) CRM
15 55 (6.43%) Zachman Framework
15 55 (6.43%) Mentoring
16 54 (6.31%) Service Management
17 47 (5.49%) Scrum
18 46 (5.37%) Information Security
19 45 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 121 (14.14%) Java
2 115 (13.43%) SQL
3 48 (5.61%) C#
4 23 (2.69%) C
5 19 (2.22%) Perl
6 12 (1.40%) Python
7 11 (1.29%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.05%) Delphi
8 9 (1.05%) PL/SQL
9 8 (0.93%) Ruby
10 7 (0.82%) C++
11 6 (0.70%) VB.NET
11 6 (0.70%) Scala
12 5 (0.58%) Erlang
12 5 (0.58%) PHP
13 4 (0.47%) R
14 3 (0.35%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.35%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.35%) Korn
15 2 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 101 (11.80%) Degree
2 97 (11.33%) Security Cleared
3 67 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.80%) CISSP
5 13 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.17%) ISSAP
7 9 (1.05%) ISEB
8 8 (0.93%) CITP
9 7 (0.82%) Chartered Engineer
10 6 (0.70%) CCNP
10 6 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.58%) CCIE
11 5 (0.58%) CISM
12 4 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.47%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.47%) CCNA
12 4 (0.47%) CCDA
12 4 (0.47%) CCDP
12 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.57%) COBIT
2 21 (2.45%) QA
3 19 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.70%) SLA
5 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) Basel III
System Software
1 52 (6.07%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.92%) Hyper-V
3 22 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.93%) XenApp
6 6 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.70%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.70%) vSphere
7 3 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.35%) XenServer
7 3 (0.35%) NFS
8 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.23%) vCloud
9 1 (0.12%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.12%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.29%) SCCM
2 4 (0.47%) SCOM
3 3 (0.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.35%) Puppet
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.23%) OPNET
4 2 (0.23%) OpenView
4 2 (0.23%) Netcool
4 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.23%) 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 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 127 (14.84%) Oracle
3 74 (8.64%) SAP
4 55 (6.43%) IBM
5 26 (3.04%) VMware
6 23 (2.69%) Sun
7 18 (2.10%) Informatica
8 17 (1.99%) Software AG
9 15 (1.75%) Citrix
10 14 (1.64%) HP
10 14 (1.64%) Sybase
11 13 (1.52%) Cisco
12 12 (1.40%) Cerner
12 12 (1.40%) Netezza
12 12 (1.40%) Splunk
13 11 (1.29%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.93%) webMethods
14 8 (0.93%) Sitecore
15 6 (0.70%) hybris
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
WA Consultants
Rate: Fixed Term Contract £100k pro rata
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Talent International
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £750.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £75000 - £80000 per annum + FIXED TERM CONTRACT
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £420 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Salt
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day + £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £550 - 590 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £399 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago