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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 222 281 236
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -45
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 571 375 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 0.69% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.90% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 235 264
Average daily rate
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£530 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £650 £686
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.69 £75.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.88% -69.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £22.69 £75.00
% change year-on-year
+71.88% -69.74%

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
44182 41616 38228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.70% 76.15% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28632 25727 23174
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1176 1105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 +69 531 £534 +3.14% 81
London +69 253 £575 +4.54% 43
South East +23 86 £463 -7.45% 8
City of London +15 59 £625 +25.00% 9
Yorkshire +12 42 £508 -11.73% 10
South West +18 40 £485 -1.02% 6
West Yorkshire +7 37 £510 -15.00% 5
West Midlands +3 37 £500 -5.03% 5
North West -3 34 £560 +13.41% 4
Leeds 0 27 £510 -15.00% 3
Hampshire +16 26 £450 -18.18% 1
Berkshire +10 26 £475 - 1
Cheshire +9 21 £550 +19.56% 1
East of England -23 21 £575 +27.77% 3
Devon - 20 £450 -
Scotland -18 17 £488 +31.52% 4
Warrington +10 16 £613 +33.15%
Glasgow +12 13 £488 +89.32%
Plymouth - 12 £480 -
Birmingham +5 11 £550 +10.00%
Reading +7 10 £500 -16.66%
Shropshire +4 10 £463 -12.40% 1
Bristol +2 10 £683 +51.24% 4
East Midlands -7 10 £525 +10.52% 1
West Sussex - 10 £525 -
Telford +6 9 £475 -10.03% 1
Bracknell 0 8 £400 -17.94%
Essex -14 8 £575 +21.05%
Surrey -15 8 £525 +1.44%
Oxfordshire - 8 £463 - 2

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 297 (28.10%) TOGAF
2 231 (21.85%) Finance
3 195 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
4 188 (17.79%) SOA
5 169 (15.99%) Oracle
6 157 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 137 (12.96%) Microsoft
8 135 (12.77%) Project Management
9 131 (12.39%) ITIL
10 129 (12.20%) Java
11 112 (10.60%) Data Modelling
12 104 (9.84%) Middleware
13 96 (9.08%) UML
13 96 (9.08%) Technical Architecture
14 93 (8.80%) Degree
15 91 (8.61%) Web Services
16 90 (8.51%) Information Security
17 84 (7.95%) IBM
18 83 (7.85%) Migration
18 83 (7.85%) Management Information System
19 81 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
19 81 (7.66%) Data Architecture
20 77 (7.28%) SQL
21 76 (7.19%) Security Cleared
22 74 (7.00%) CRM
23 73 (6.91%) Data Centre
24 70 (6.62%) PRINCE2
25 69 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
26 68 (6.43%) SAP
27 67 (6.34%) Retail

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 62 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 43 (4.07%) WebSphere
3 35 (3.31%) WebLogic
4 20 (1.89%) JBoss
4 20 (1.89%) SAS
4 20 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (1.51%) IIS
6 14 (1.32%) Apache
6 14 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
6 14 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 13 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (1.23%) NetWeaver
7 13 (1.23%) WebSphere Portal
7 13 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
8 11 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (0.95%) SAP EP
10 9 (0.85%) CMS
10 9 (0.85%) Lync
11 7 (0.66%) OpenStack
Applications
1 51 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 46 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 30 (2.84%) MS Office
4 25 (2.37%) MS Project
5 15 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.095%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 17 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.95%) SAP PSCD
5 9 (0.85%) SAP CRM
5 9 (0.85%) SAP MDM
6 8 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (0.76%) SAP FI-CA
7 7 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.38%) Teamcenter
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle Payroll
9 3 (0.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 3 (0.28%) Tridion
9 3 (0.28%) Agresso
9 3 (0.28%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (0.28%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.97%) SaaS
2 27 (2.55%) PaaS
3 20 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.47%) GitHub
7 4 (0.38%) IaaS
8 3 (0.28%) Taleo
9 1 (0.095%) Force.com
9 1 (0.095%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.095%) Office 365
9 1 (0.095%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.095%) Boomi
9 1 (0.095%) Symantec.cloud
9 1 (0.095%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.095%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.03%) Firewall
2 28 (2.65%) WAN
2 28 (2.65%) TCP/IP
3 24 (2.27%) LAN
4 21 (1.99%) VPN
5 20 (1.89%) Internet
6 17 (1.61%) MPLS
6 17 (1.61%) Wireless
6 17 (1.61%) Network Security
7 14 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (1.32%) Unified Communications
7 14 (1.32%) BGP
8 13 (1.23%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 13 (1.23%) OSPF
8 13 (1.23%) Ethernet
8 13 (1.23%) HSRP
9 12 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (1.14%) Multicast
9 12 (1.14%) WLAN
9 12 (1.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (4.73%) SQL Server
3 46 (4.35%) Big Data
4 40 (3.78%) Oracle Database
5 26 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 19 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (1.80%) RDBMS
7 15 (1.42%) NoSQL
8 14 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (0.95%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.76%) DB2
13 8 (0.76%) DTS
13 8 (0.76%) OLTP
13 8 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (0.76%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 16 (1.51%) Jenkins
2 15 (1.42%) ERwin
2 15 (1.42%) JIRA
3 12 (1.14%) Hudson
4 10 (0.95%) Maven
5 8 (0.76%) TeamCity
5 8 (0.76%) Subversion
5 8 (0.76%) Eclipse
5 8 (0.76%) Toad
6 6 (0.57%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.47%) Ant
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.28%) Apache Continuum
9 3 (0.28%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.28%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (0.28%) JDeveloper
9 3 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.28%) Lombardi
10 2 (0.19%) Selenium
10 2 (0.19%) FitNesse
General
1 231 (21.85%) Finance
2 67 (6.34%) Retail
3 59 (5.58%) Banking
4 57 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 41 (3.88%) Marketing
6 28 (2.65%) Billing
7 22 (2.08%) Legal
8 15 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.04%) Publishing
10 11 (1.04%) Back Office
11 10 (0.95%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.76%) Automotive
12 8 (0.76%) Law
13 7 (0.66%) Local Government
14 6 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.57%) Front Office
15 4 (0.38%) Military
16 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 703 (66.51%) Architect
2 254 (24.03%) Solutions Architect
3 164 (15.52%) Enterprise Architect
4 99 (9.37%) Technical Architect
5 58 (5.49%) Developer
6 57 (5.39%) Data Architect
7 56 (5.30%) Analyst
8 49 (4.64%) Security Architect
9 47 (4.45%) Senior Architect
10 46 (4.35%) Designer
11 39 (3.69%) Project Manager
12 31 (2.93%) Solutions Designer
12 31 (2.93%) Infrastructure Architect
13 29 (2.74%) Business Analyst
14 28 (2.65%) Consultant
15 27 (2.55%) Applications Architect
16 21 (1.99%) SAP Architect
16 21 (1.99%) Head of Architecture
17 20 (1.89%) Business Architect
18 19 (1.80%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (9.84%) Middleware
2 91 (8.61%) Web Services
3 64 (6.05%) .NET
4 55 (5.20%) XML
5 36 (3.41%) SOAP
6 34 (3.22%) HTML
7 33 (3.12%) J2EE
8 27 (2.55%) Spring
9 26 (2.46%) WebCenter
10 25 (2.37%) Java EE
11 24 (2.27%) HTML5
12 22 (2.08%) REST
13 17 (1.61%) SAP PI
14 15 (1.42%) RESTful
14 15 (1.42%) JSON
14 15 (1.42%) XML Schema
15 14 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
15 14 (1.32%) JSR 168
15 14 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
16 13 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.85%) Management Information System
2 73 (6.91%) Data Centre
3 69 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (2.93%) Data Integration
6 25 (2.37%) User Experience
7 24 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.89%) PKI
9 19 (1.80%) NHS
10 17 (1.61%) Mainframe
11 16 (1.51%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.14%) Replication
13 11 (1.04%) Reference Data
13 11 (1.04%) Private Cloud
14 9 (0.85%) Visualisation
14 9 (0.85%) GIS
14 9 (0.85%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.76%) iPad
15 8 (0.76%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.57%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 61 (5.77%) Linux
2 52 (4.92%) Windows
3 35 (3.31%) UNIX
4 14 (1.32%) Solaris
5 8 (0.76%) MVS
5 8 (0.76%) Android
5 8 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.66%) AIX
7 5 (0.47%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.28%) VME
9 1 (0.095%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.095%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.095%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (28.10%) TOGAF
2 195 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (17.79%) SOA
4 157 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 135 (12.77%) Project Management
6 131 (12.39%) ITIL
7 112 (10.60%) Data Modelling
8 96 (9.08%) UML
8 96 (9.08%) Technical Architecture
9 90 (8.51%) Information Security
10 83 (7.85%) Migration
11 81 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
11 81 (7.66%) Data Architecture
12 74 (7.00%) CRM
13 70 (6.62%) PRINCE2
14 67 (6.34%) Mentoring
15 63 (5.96%) Scrum
16 62 (5.87%) ERP
16 62 (5.87%) Security Architecture
17 61 (5.77%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 129 (12.20%) Java
2 77 (7.28%) SQL
3 33 (3.12%) JavaScript
4 27 (2.55%) C#
5 13 (1.23%) PL/SQL
6 9 (0.85%) C
7 8 (0.76%) Groovy
7 8 (0.76%) C++
8 7 (0.66%) PHP
9 5 (0.47%) Scala
9 5 (0.47%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.38%) COBOL
11 2 (0.19%) VB
11 2 (0.19%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.19%) R
11 2 (0.19%) Ruby
11 2 (0.19%) Erlang
12 1 (0.095%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.095%) Korn
12 1 (0.095%) VBA
Qualifications
1 93 (8.80%) Degree
2 76 (7.19%) Security Cleared
3 45 (4.26%) CISSP
4 39 (3.69%) SC Cleared
5 29 (2.74%) DV Cleared
6 27 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (2.46%) CISM
8 19 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (1.61%) CCIE
9 17 (1.61%) CCNA
10 16 (1.51%) CCNP
11 14 (1.32%) CISA
12 9 (0.85%) CCIP
12 9 (0.85%) CCDP
13 8 (0.76%) ISEB
14 7 (0.66%) ISSAP
14 7 (0.66%) CRISC
14 7 (0.66%) CGEIT
15 6 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (3.12%) QA
3 22 (2.08%) COBIT
4 14 (1.32%) SLA
5 8 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.57%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.19%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.19%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.095%) BS25999
8 1 (0.095%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 28 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.23%) XenApp
4 12 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.28%) vCloud
6 2 (0.19%) Squid
6 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.095%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 14 (1.32%) SCCM
2 11 (1.04%) Puppet
3 10 (0.95%) Netcool
3 10 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.85%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.57%) SCOM
6 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.095%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.095%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.095%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 169 (15.99%) Oracle
2 137 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 84 (7.95%) IBM
4 68 (6.43%) SAP
5 53 (5.01%) Adobe
6 38 (3.60%) Cisco
7 34 (3.22%) VMware
8 27 (2.55%) Citrix
9 25 (2.37%) HP
10 24 (2.27%) TIBCO
11 22 (2.08%) Sitecore
12 20 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (1.89%) Red Hat
13 19 (1.80%) BMC
14 17 (1.61%) webMethods
14 17 (1.61%) Juniper
15 15 (1.42%) Remedy
16 14 (1.32%) Pega
16 14 (1.32%) ServiceNow
17 12 (1.14%) MuleSoft
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £540.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Commonwealth Secretariat
Rate: £64,704 per annum Pro Rata
Posted: 17 days ago
Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 21 days ago