The table below looks at the statistics for Enterprise Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 222 233 287
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +54
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 611 549 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.14% 0.98% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.23% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 320 231
Median daily rate £550 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £670 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £486 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.96% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £44.00 £39.00 £37.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% +4.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £34.80 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £39.00 £40.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.00 £37.15
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +4.97%

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
44197 44611 41541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 79.62% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29356 28750 26041
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1042 1189 1204
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 583 £550 +6.28% 66
London +18 246 £550 -5.98% 26
South East -22 74 £525 +16.60% 5
North West +11 55 £538 +13.15% 11
Yorkshire +8 49 £613 +22.50% 8
South West +4 45 £550 +13.40% 1
Scotland +8 38 £475 -2.56% 2
West Yorkshire -8 38 £650 +30.00% 6
Leeds +6 34 £650 +27.45% 1
West Midlands -28 34 £500 +5.26% 4
Manchester +13 27 £494 +3.94% 6
City of London +20 26 £508 -18.80% 10
East of England +13 26 £550 -6.38% 3
Edinburgh +12 25 £475 - 2
North East -32 24 £625 -10.71% 2
Berkshire -1 22 £525 +23.52%
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 21 £660 +10.00% 2
Tyne and Wear -45 21 £660 -5.71% 2
East Midlands +23 17 £475 +5.55% 5
Gloucestershire +7 17 £350 -3.44%
Bristol +16 16 £588 -16.96%
Midlands +11 16 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +9 16 £625 +4.16%
Nottingham +12 14 £475 +5.55% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 14 £475 +5.55% 1
Cheshire -2 14 £575 +21.05% 1
Hampshire -1 12 £400 -8.57% 1
Birmingham -3 12 £475 -5.00%
Cheltenham +9 11 - -
Lancashire +4 11 £668 +20.90%

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 402 (34.87%) TOGAF
2 296 (25.67%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (22.81%) Finance
4 181 (15.70%) Oracle
5 168 (14.57%) Microsoft
6 154 (13.36%) Data Modelling
7 138 (11.97%) Security Cleared
8 136 (11.80%) Technical Architecture
8 136 (11.80%) Java
9 123 (10.67%) Data Architecture
10 118 (10.23%) SOA
10 118 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 114 (9.89%) SQL
11 114 (9.89%) Windows
12 111 (9.63%) ITIL
13 110 (9.54%) Web Services
14 104 (9.02%) Retail
15 101 (8.76%) Zachman Framework
16 100 (8.67%) Management Information System
17 93 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
18 92 (7.98%) CRM
19 89 (7.72%) Project Management
20 87 (7.55%) Linux
20 87 (7.55%) .NET
20 87 (7.55%) SC Cleared
21 84 (7.29%) Waterfall
21 84 (7.29%) SQL Server
21 84 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
22 83 (7.20%) SAP
23 79 (6.85%) Migration

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 35 (3.04%) WebLogic
3 23 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (1.99%) Skype for Business
4 20 (1.73%) WebSphere
5 16 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
6 15 (1.30%) CMS
7 13 (1.13%) JBoss
8 12 (1.04%) SAS
9 11 (0.95%) MQSeries
10 9 (0.78%) IIS
11 8 (0.69%) Apache
11 8 (0.69%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.61%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.61%) Confluence
12 7 (0.61%) iPlanet
13 6 (0.52%) Mule
14 5 (0.43%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.43%) nginx
14 5 (0.43%) SAP EP
Applications
1 68 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.99%) MS Office
2 23 (1.99%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.35%) MS Project
4 3 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.087%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.087%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (1.65%) SAP IS-U
4 11 (0.95%) Eloqua
5 8 (0.69%) SAP CRM
5 8 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.43%) SAP MDM
9 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.17%) SAP SD
12 1 (0.087%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.60%) Office 365
4 22 (1.91%) SaaS
5 19 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (1.65%) Yammer
6 17 (1.47%) IaaS
7 14 (1.21%) PaaS
8 7 (0.61%) GitHub
9 3 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.17%) AWS OpsWorks
10 2 (0.17%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.087%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.087%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.087%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.087%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.087%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.51%) Firewall
2 23 (1.99%) Network Security
3 20 (1.73%) SAN
4 16 (1.39%) Internet
5 15 (1.30%) LAN
6 13 (1.13%) Reverse Proxy
6 13 (1.13%) WAN
7 10 (0.87%) DNS
7 10 (0.87%) FTP
7 10 (0.87%) NAS
8 7 (0.61%) BIG-IP
8 7 (0.61%) Skype
8 7 (0.61%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.52%) HTTP
10 5 (0.43%) VPN
11 4 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (0.35%) VoIP
11 4 (0.35%) Wireless
12 3 (0.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 53 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (4.25%) Relational Database
4 45 (3.90%) Big Data
5 37 (3.21%) Oracle Database
6 29 (2.52%) RDBMS
7 27 (2.34%) MongoDB
8 26 (2.25%) Hadoop
9 22 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (1.82%) Spatial Data
11 19 (1.65%) GIS
11 19 (1.65%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (1.21%) Data Mining
15 13 (1.13%) DB2
15 13 (1.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 13 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (1.73%) JIRA
2 13 (1.13%) ERwin
2 13 (1.13%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.04%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
4 11 (0.95%) Subversion
5 10 (0.87%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.69%) Hudson
6 8 (0.69%) MSTest
6 8 (0.69%) NUnit
7 7 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.52%) JUnit
8 6 (0.52%) PowerDesigner
8 6 (0.52%) Selenium
8 6 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (0.43%) JIRA Agile
10 4 (0.35%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.35%) Maven
11 2 (0.17%) Gradle
11 2 (0.17%) JBehave
General
1 263 (22.81%) Finance
2 104 (9.02%) Retail
3 59 (5.12%) Telecoms
4 55 (4.77%) Banking
5 40 (3.47%) Marketing
6 29 (2.52%) Legal
7 16 (1.39%) Publishing
8 15 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.04%) Law
11 10 (0.87%) Back Office
12 9 (0.78%) Billing
12 9 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.61%) Automotive
13 7 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.61%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.52%) Advertising
15 5 (0.43%) Front Office
16 4 (0.35%) Electronics
17 2 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 786 (68.17%) Architect
2 242 (20.99%) Solutions Architect
3 223 (19.34%) Enterprise Architect
4 109 (9.45%) Data Architect
5 87 (7.55%) Senior Architect
6 82 (7.11%) Technical Architect
7 64 (5.55%) Security Architect
8 63 (5.46%) Developer
9 54 (4.68%) Analyst
10 53 (4.60%) Consultant
11 50 (4.34%) Infrastructure Architect
12 43 (3.73%) Business Analyst
12 43 (3.73%) Digital Architect
13 39 (3.38%) Cloud Architect
14 32 (2.78%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
15 31 (2.69%) Designer
15 31 (2.69%) Lead Architect
15 31 (2.69%) TOGAF Architect
16 30 (2.60%) Senior Enterprise Architect
17 29 (2.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (9.54%) Web Services
2 87 (7.55%) .NET
3 75 (6.50%) Middleware
4 54 (4.68%) XML
5 43 (3.73%) HTML
5 43 (3.73%) SOAP
6 35 (3.04%) REST
7 27 (2.34%) .NET Framework
8 26 (2.25%) J2EE
9 25 (2.17%) CSS
10 22 (1.91%) Spring
11 19 (1.65%) COM
12 18 (1.56%) PostGIS
13 16 (1.39%) AngularJS
13 16 (1.39%) JSP
14 15 (1.30%) JSON
15 14 (1.21%) RESTful
16 13 (1.13%) WCF
17 11 (0.95%) HTML5
18 10 (0.87%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.67%) Management Information System
2 93 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 40 (3.47%) User Experience
5 29 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (2.43%) Virtual Team
7 27 (2.34%) CESG
7 27 (2.34%) Visualisation
8 26 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 26 (2.25%) Data Structures
9 23 (1.99%) N-Tier
10 22 (1.91%) Algorithms
11 19 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
12 18 (1.56%) Smart Meter
13 15 (1.30%) Data Integration
14 14 (1.21%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.21%) Public Cloud
15 12 (1.04%) Mobile App
16 11 (0.95%) Private Cloud
17 10 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 114 (9.89%) Windows
2 87 (7.55%) Linux
3 73 (6.33%) Unix
4 24 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 20 (1.73%) Solaris
6 20 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.47%) AIX
8 12 (1.04%) Windows 10
8 12 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.26%) SUSE
12 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.26%) zOS
13 1 (0.087%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.087%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (34.87%) TOGAF
2 296 (25.67%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (13.36%) Data Modelling
4 136 (11.80%) Technical Architecture
5 123 (10.67%) Data Architecture
6 118 (10.23%) SOA
6 118 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 111 (9.63%) ITIL
8 101 (8.76%) Zachman Framework
9 92 (7.98%) CRM
10 89 (7.72%) Project Management
11 84 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
11 84 (7.29%) Waterfall
12 79 (6.85%) Migration
13 78 (6.76%) Business Analysis
14 75 (6.50%) Translating Business Requirements
15 73 (6.33%) Information Security
16 72 (6.24%) Data Management
17 70 (6.07%) Security Architecture
18 64 (5.55%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 136 (11.80%) Java
2 114 (9.89%) SQL
3 65 (5.64%) JavaScript
4 53 (4.60%) C#
5 18 (1.56%) Python
6 12 (1.04%) PL/SQL
7 11 (0.95%) C
7 11 (0.95%) Ruby
8 8 (0.69%) C++
8 8 (0.69%) Clojure
9 7 (0.61%) Shell Script
9 7 (0.61%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.43%) Apex Code
10 5 (0.43%) Groovy
11 4 (0.35%) Perl
11 4 (0.35%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.35%) Scala
11 4 (0.35%) VB
12 3 (0.26%) VB6
13 2 (0.17%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 138 (11.97%) Security Cleared
2 87 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 74 (6.42%) Degree
4 39 (3.38%) CISSP
5 23 (1.99%) CESG Certified Professional
6 18 (1.56%) CRISC
7 16 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 15 (1.30%) MBA
9 13 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.13%) CREST Certified
10 12 (1.04%) CISMP
11 10 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (0.78%) CCNP
13 8 (0.69%) CCIE
14 7 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.52%) CISM
15 6 (0.52%) RHCE
16 5 (0.43%) CLAS
16 5 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 22 (1.91%) QA
4 18 (1.56%) COBIT
5 12 (1.04%) JSP 440
5 12 (1.04%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
6 10 (0.87%) SLA
6 10 (0.87%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.61%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.52%) GxP
9 5 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.35%) ISO22301
10 4 (0.35%) ISO27002
10 4 (0.35%) ISO27005
11 3 (0.26%) ISO20022
11 3 (0.26%) SEPA
12 2 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.17%) MiFID
13 1 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (4.34%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.69%) XenDesktop
5 7 (0.61%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.61%) XenApp
6 6 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.35%) Docker
7 4 (0.35%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.26%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.17%) RACF
9 2 (0.17%) Squid
9 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.087%) LXC
10 1 (0.087%) SRDF
10 1 (0.087%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (1.13%) SCCM
2 9 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (0.78%) Puppet
3 8 (0.69%) Ansible
3 8 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.43%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.35%) DBAmp
5 4 (0.35%) SCVMM
5 4 (0.35%) WMI
6 3 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.26%) OpenView
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.17%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.17%) MOM
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 181 (15.70%) Oracle
2 168 (14.57%) Microsoft
3 83 (7.20%) SAP
4 62 (5.38%) VMware
5 53 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
6 38 (3.30%) Citrix
7 36 (3.12%) IBM
8 33 (2.86%) Cisco
8 33 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 30 (2.60%) Pega
10 23 (1.99%) webMethods
11 18 (1.56%) Sybase
12 17 (1.47%) Tableau
13 16 (1.39%) TIBCO
14 15 (1.30%) BEA
14 15 (1.30%) Infor
15 13 (1.13%) ESRI
15 13 (1.13%) Intel Security
16 12 (1.04%) EMC
16 12 (1.04%) HP
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Negoitable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Third Republic Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Rural Payments Agency
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £610 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Rural Payments Agency
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £415 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Ciber UK
Posted: 11 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Simon James IT
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 15 days ago