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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 256 251 266
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 512 528 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.96% 0.91% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.12% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 318 312
Median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £718 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £516
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Median hourly rate £64.00 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 - £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.10 - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £64.00 - £17.50

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
44351 47009 44831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.10% 81.05% 77.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29387 30697 28094
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1306 1225
Median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Enterprise Architecture Hourly Rate Histogram 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 September 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 -14 477 £500 -9.09% 97
London -6 180 £525 -4.54% 39
South East +5 79 £500 -3.84% 14
East of England +20 47 £438 -23.91% 16
North West -3 44 £488 -18.75% 6
Yorkshire +30 42 £500 +2.04% 4
Berkshire +3 36 £575 -0.21% 4
West Yorkshire +21 31 £500 +2.04% 4
City of London +9 29 £525 -4.54% 14
Leeds +18 28 £500 +2.04% 2
East Midlands +2 23 £550 +4.76% 5
South West -17 23 £475 -17.39%
Scotland +23 20 £475 -13.63% 8
Manchester +1 18 £450 -32.07% 3
West Midlands -48 17 £550 -5.57% 11
Northamptonshire -1 15 £550 +4.76% 2
Cheshire -6 15 £425 -29.16% 1
Hertfordshire +15 13 £525 - 10
Luton +3 13 £438 -23.91% 3
Bracknell +2 13 £575 +31.42%
Bedfordshire -1 13 £438 -23.91% 5
Midlands -4 13 £500 -23.07%
West Sussex +12 12 £463 - 1
Wales +22 11 £500 +17.64%
North Yorkshire - 11 £675 -
Edinburgh +13 10 £500 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -11 10 £450 -28.00% 2
York - 10 - -
South Wales +20 9 £450 +5.88%
Essex +9 9 £350 -9.67% 1

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 362 (32.24%) TOGAF
2 300 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (21.64%) Finance
4 184 (16.38%) Oracle
5 178 (15.85%) Microsoft
6 172 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 161 (14.34%) Data Modelling
8 156 (13.89%) Java
9 148 (13.18%) SOA
10 119 (10.60%) SQL
10 119 (10.60%) Management Information System
11 115 (10.24%) Technical Architecture
12 114 (10.15%) Security Cleared
13 110 (9.80%) Windows
14 104 (9.26%) ITIL
15 103 (9.17%) CRM
16 102 (9.08%) Web Services
16 102 (9.08%) Zachman Framework
17 100 (8.90%) .NET
18 99 (8.82%) SQL Server
19 91 (8.10%) JavaScript
19 91 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
20 90 (8.01%) Retail
21 89 (7.93%) Business Analysis
21 89 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
22 87 (7.75%) Linux
23 86 (7.66%) Data Architecture
24 81 (7.21%) SC Cleared
24 81 (7.21%) Project Management
24 81 (7.21%) 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 77 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
3 33 (2.94%) CMS
4 32 (2.85%) Skype for Business
5 31 (2.76%) WebLogic
6 17 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 16 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 14 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
9 13 (1.16%) Apache
9 13 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (1.16%) iPlanet
9 13 (1.16%) JBoss
9 13 (1.16%) MQSeries
9 13 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.98%) NetWeaver
10 11 (0.98%) SAP EP
10 11 (0.98%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.80%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.71%) Mule
13 7 (0.62%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 70 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.98%) MS Office
3 9 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.089%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.089%) MS Project
5 1 (0.089%) Revit
5 1 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (2.85%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.60%) Eloqua
4 15 (1.34%) SAP CRM
5 14 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.98%) SAP MDM
7 8 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (0.71%) BusinessWorks
7 8 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.62%) SAP IS-U
9 5 (0.45%) BigMachines
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
12 2 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 2 (0.18%) Magento
12 2 (0.18%) Markit EDM
12 2 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 72 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (3.65%) Office 365
4 27 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (2.14%) SaaS
6 21 (1.87%) PaaS
7 20 (1.78%) Yammer
8 17 (1.51%) IaaS
9 5 (0.45%) GitHub
10 4 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.36%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.18%) Heroku
12 1 (0.089%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.089%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.089%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.089%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.79%) Firewall
2 33 (2.94%) Network Security
3 31 (2.76%) SAN
4 24 (2.14%) Reverse Proxy
5 18 (1.60%) Internet
6 16 (1.42%) LDAP
7 14 (1.25%) DNS
7 14 (1.25%) HTTP
8 13 (1.16%) BIG-IP
8 13 (1.16%) NAS
8 13 (1.16%) WAN
9 10 (0.89%) FTP
9 10 (0.89%) LAN
10 9 (0.80%) SMS
10 9 (0.80%) TCP/IP
11 8 (0.71%) Skype
12 7 (0.62%) MPLS
12 7 (0.62%) VoIP
13 5 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.97%) Big Data
3 59 (5.25%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (4.19%) Oracle Database
5 28 (2.49%) Relational Database
6 25 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (2.14%) NoSQL
8 23 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (2.05%) Spatial Data
9 22 (1.96%) MongoDB
10 21 (1.87%) Hadoop
11 20 (1.78%) GIS
12 18 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (1.42%) RDBMS
13 16 (1.42%) SAP HANA
13 16 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (1.07%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (1.96%) JIRA
2 18 (1.60%) Selenium
3 17 (1.51%) Cucumber
4 16 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.07%) Oracle APEX
6 11 (0.98%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.89%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.80%) MSTest
8 9 (0.80%) NUnit
8 9 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.62%) Subversion
9 7 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.53%) JIRA Agile
10 6 (0.53%) JUnit
11 5 (0.45%) ERwin
11 5 (0.45%) Hudson
12 4 (0.36%) Gerrit
13 3 (0.27%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.27%) Maven
14 2 (0.18%) Mockito
General
1 243 (21.64%) Finance
2 90 (8.01%) Retail
3 80 (7.12%) Banking
4 66 (5.88%) Marketing
5 39 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.67%) Legal
7 14 (1.25%) Publishing
8 13 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.07%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.89%) Billing
12 8 (0.71%) Law
13 6 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.45%) Advertising
14 5 (0.45%) Automotive
14 5 (0.45%) Local Government
15 4 (0.36%) Back Office
15 4 (0.36%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.27%) Electronics
16 3 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 749 (66.70%) Architect
2 234 (20.84%) Solutions Architect
3 164 (14.60%) Enterprise Architect
4 110 (9.80%) Data Architect
5 87 (7.75%) Technical Architect
6 74 (6.59%) Digital Architect
7 71 (6.32%) Developer
8 68 (6.06%) Senior Architect
9 64 (5.70%) Security Architect
10 57 (5.08%) Analyst
11 47 (4.19%) Consultant
12 45 (4.01%) Infrastructure Architect
13 39 (3.47%) Business Analyst
14 34 (3.03%) Cloud Architect
14 34 (3.03%) Digital Solutions Architect
15 29 (2.58%) Senior Enterprise Architect
16 28 (2.49%) Lead Architect
17 27 (2.40%) Technical Leader
18 24 (2.14%) Integration Architect
19 23 (2.05%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (9.08%) Web Services
2 100 (8.90%) .NET
3 77 (6.86%) Middleware
4 58 (5.16%) HTML
5 51 (4.54%) XML
6 49 (4.36%) SOAP
7 46 (4.10%) REST
8 42 (3.74%) Spring
9 41 (3.65%) J2EE
10 40 (3.56%) JSON
11 35 (3.12%) AngularJS
12 33 (2.94%) CSS
13 31 (2.76%) .NET Framework
14 28 (2.49%) RESTful
15 26 (2.32%) HTML5
16 19 (1.69%) COM
16 19 (1.69%) JSP
17 18 (1.60%) CSS3
17 18 (1.60%) Entity Framework
17 18 (1.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.60%) Management Information System
2 89 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (6.14%) Data Centre
4 49 (4.36%) Virtual Team
5 30 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (2.58%) Data Structures
7 26 (2.32%) Data Integration
7 26 (2.32%) Hybrid Cloud
8 25 (2.23%) Algorithms
8 25 (2.23%) User Experience
9 24 (2.14%) CESG
10 22 (1.96%) Clustering
11 21 (1.87%) Computer Science
12 16 (1.42%) N-Tier
13 15 (1.34%) Visualisation
14 12 (1.07%) PKI
14 12 (1.07%) Social Media
15 11 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 11 (0.98%) Mainframe
15 11 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 110 (9.80%) Windows
2 87 (7.75%) Linux
3 57 (5.08%) Unix
4 38 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 33 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (2.40%) Solaris
6 27 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (2.32%) AIX
8 17 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.89%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.45%) zOS
13 4 (0.36%) SUSE
14 3 (0.27%) Android
14 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.089%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.089%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (32.24%) TOGAF
2 300 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 161 (14.34%) Data Modelling
5 148 (13.18%) SOA
6 115 (10.24%) Technical Architecture
7 104 (9.26%) ITIL
8 103 (9.17%) CRM
9 102 (9.08%) Zachman Framework
10 91 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
11 89 (7.93%) Business Analysis
12 86 (7.66%) Data Architecture
13 81 (7.21%) Migration
13 81 (7.21%) Project Management
14 80 (7.12%) Scrum
15 77 (6.86%) Data Management
16 73 (6.50%) SDLC
17 67 (5.97%) Waterfall
18 64 (5.70%) Information Security
19 62 (5.52%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 156 (13.89%) Java
2 119 (10.60%) SQL
3 91 (8.10%) JavaScript
4 73 (6.50%) C#
5 19 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 18 (1.60%) C
7 13 (1.16%) Python
8 12 (1.07%) PL/SQL
8 12 (1.07%) Ruby
9 9 (0.80%) VBA
10 8 (0.71%) Perl
10 8 (0.71%) Scala
11 7 (0.62%) XPath
12 5 (0.45%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.45%) Groovy
12 5 (0.45%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.36%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.36%) Korn
13 4 (0.36%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.18%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 114 (10.15%) Security Cleared
2 81 (7.21%) SC Cleared
3 72 (6.41%) Degree
4 37 (3.29%) CISSP
5 24 (2.14%) CESG Certified Professional
6 19 (1.69%) CRISC
7 14 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.16%) CREST Certified
9 12 (1.07%) CISMP
10 11 (0.98%) DV Cleared
11 10 (0.89%) CCIE
11 10 (0.89%) CCNP
12 9 (0.80%) ISEB
12 9 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.80%) OCP
12 9 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (0.62%) IBM Certification
14 7 (0.62%) MCITP
15 6 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.21%) Data Quality
2 20 (1.78%) QA
3 19 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.51%) JSP 440
4 17 (1.51%) SLA
5 16 (1.42%) ISO20022
6 15 (1.34%) COBIT
7 14 (1.25%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
9 10 (0.89%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.45%) MiFID
11 4 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.27%) SEPA
13 2 (0.18%) Government Security Classifications
14 1 (0.089%) EFQM
14 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 1 (0.089%) ISO22301
14 1 (0.089%) ISO27005
System Software
1 67 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 55 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.14%) Hyper-V
3 24 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.62%) Docker
6 6 (0.53%) XenApp
7 5 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.36%) NFS
8 4 (0.36%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.27%) PowerHA
9 3 (0.27%) vCloud
9 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.18%) LXC
10 2 (0.18%) Squid
10 2 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.18%) vSphere
11 1 (0.089%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.089%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
1 18 (1.60%) Puppet
2 13 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (0.80%) Ansible
3 9 (0.80%) SCCM
4 8 (0.71%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.53%) OpenView
6 5 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.36%) DBAmp
7 4 (0.36%) MOM
7 4 (0.36%) SCOM
8 3 (0.27%) HP SIM
8 3 (0.27%) WMI
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 184 (16.38%) Oracle
2 178 (15.85%) Microsoft
3 72 (6.41%) SAP
4 65 (5.79%) VMware
5 54 (4.81%) Cisco
6 50 (4.45%) Salesforce.com
7 47 (4.19%) Red Hat
8 44 (3.92%) IBM
9 40 (3.56%) Citrix
10 25 (2.23%) F5
10 25 (2.23%) Intel Security
11 23 (2.05%) webMethods
12 21 (1.87%) Sun
13 20 (1.78%) HP
14 19 (1.69%) Adobe
14 19 (1.69%) ATG
15 18 (1.60%) BEA
15 18 (1.60%) Hyperion
16 16 (1.42%) hybris
16 16 (1.42%) Pega
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