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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 238 261 234
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 546 430 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.77% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.01% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 283 273
Average daily rate
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£550 £538 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.69 £33.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.66% -32.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £22.69 £33.68
% change year-on-year
+58.66% -32.62%

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
45650 42374 39473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.94% 76.20% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29733 26205 24236
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1234 1151 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 +22 518 £550 - 96
London +56 227 £585 -2.50% 47
South East -9 80 £520 +0.72% 14
City of London +19 53 £600 +11.36% 6
South West +7 45 £500 -8.04% 6
North West -15 42 £600 +11.21% 9
Yorkshire -1 37 £508 -32.33% 9
West Yorkshire +5 34 £510 -32.00% 5
East of England -10 34 £575 +27.77% 4
West Midlands -2 33 £550 +10.00% 5
Berkshire -10 25 £556 +17.10% 5
Devon +13 24 £485 -11.81%
Leeds -10 24 £510 -32.00% 5
Hampshire +9 22 £498 -11.55% 2
Cheshire -3 20 £600 +9.09% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 18 £650 +36.84% 3
Plymouth -4 16 £485 -15.65%
Warrington -6 16 £613 +2.08%
Bristol +6 15 £650 +39.78% 4
Manchester -6 15 £700 +14.28% 4
Oxfordshire -11 14 £500 -9.09% 2
Reading +1 12 £556 +11.25%
East Midlands -10 12 £538 +16.21% 1
Scotland -11 12 £550 +46.66% 6
Oxford - 11 £500 - 2
Wales +2 10 £425 +13.33% 1
Southampton +8 9 £638 +15.90% 2
Telford 0 9 £475 -10.03%
Shropshire 0 9 £475 -10.03%
South Wales -3 9 £425 +13.33% 1

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 288 (27.99%) TOGAF
2 234 (22.74%) Finance
3 204 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
4 177 (17.20%) SOA
5 171 (16.62%) Oracle
6 142 (13.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 139 (13.51%) Java
8 134 (13.02%) Microsoft
9 129 (12.54%) Project Management
10 125 (12.15%) ITIL
11 110 (10.69%) Data Modelling
12 109 (10.59%) Middleware
13 97 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
14 96 (9.33%) Web Services
15 91 (8.84%) Migration
16 89 (8.65%) Degree
17 88 (8.55%) Data Architecture
18 87 (8.45%) UML
18 87 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
19 85 (8.26%) IBM
20 83 (8.07%) Information Security
21 80 (7.77%) CRM
22 79 (7.68%) SQL
22 79 (7.68%) Security Cleared
23 78 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
24 74 (7.19%) Management Information System
25 73 (7.09%) Zachman Framework
25 73 (7.09%) Data Centre
26 72 (7.00%) Scrum
27 70 (6.80%) Retail

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 46 (4.47%) WebSphere
3 41 (3.98%) WebLogic
4 23 (2.24%) SAS
5 22 (2.14%) Apache
6 19 (1.85%) JBoss
7 17 (1.65%) IIS
8 16 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (1.36%) WebLogic Portal
9 14 (1.36%) NetWeaver
9 14 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (1.26%) WebSphere Portal
10 13 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (1.07%) SAP EP
11 11 (1.07%) Mule
12 9 (0.87%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.87%) CMS
12 9 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (4.18%) MS Visio
2 40 (3.89%) MS Excel
3 24 (2.33%) MS Office
4 19 (1.85%) MS Project
5 11 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.29%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.097%) SPSS
7 1 (0.097%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 19 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
4 11 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (0.97%) SAP CRM
5 10 (0.97%) SAP MDM
5 10 (0.97%) SAP PSCD
6 9 (0.87%) SAP FI-CA
7 8 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.39%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payroll
10 3 (0.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 3 (0.29%) Agresso
10 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.19%) SAP EWM
11 2 (0.19%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.47%) SaaS
2 29 (2.82%) PaaS
3 28 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.68%) GitHub
7 6 (0.58%) IaaS
8 3 (0.29%) Taleo
8 3 (0.29%) Office 365
9 2 (0.19%) Force.com
9 2 (0.19%) SoftLayer
9 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.097%) Boomi
10 1 (0.097%) Symantec.cloud
10 1 (0.097%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.097%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.097%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.21%) Firewall
2 29 (2.82%) WAN
3 28 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 25 (2.43%) LAN
5 20 (1.94%) Network Security
6 18 (1.75%) Wireless
6 18 (1.75%) MPLS
7 17 (1.65%) VPN
7 17 (1.65%) Internet
8 16 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (1.46%) Unified Communications
10 14 (1.36%) BGP
10 14 (1.36%) WLAN
11 13 (1.26%) Ethernet
11 13 (1.26%) OSPF
11 13 (1.26%) HSRP
12 12 (1.17%) Multicast
12 12 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (1.17%) VRRP
12 12 (1.17%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
2 56 (5.44%) SQL Server
3 51 (4.96%) Big Data
4 34 (3.30%) Oracle Database
5 28 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 21 (2.04%) NoSQL
7 19 (1.85%) RDBMS
8 18 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (1.55%) MongoDB
9 16 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (1.46%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (0.78%) DTS
15 8 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
16 7 (0.68%) OLTP
16 7 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (1.75%) JIRA
1 18 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 15 (1.46%) ERwin
3 14 (1.36%) Hudson
4 13 (1.26%) Maven
5 9 (0.87%) Subversion
5 9 (0.87%) TeamCity
5 9 (0.87%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 8 (0.78%) Toad
7 7 (0.68%) Selenium
8 5 (0.49%) Ant
9 4 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.29%) Lombardi
10 3 (0.29%) WebLogic Workshop
10 3 (0.29%) JDeveloper
10 3 (0.29%) Apache Continuum
10 3 (0.29%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.29%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 234 (22.74%) Finance
2 70 (6.80%) Retail
3 59 (5.73%) Banking
4 55 (5.34%) Telecoms
5 47 (4.57%) Marketing
6 27 (2.62%) Billing
7 20 (1.94%) Legal
8 16 (1.55%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.36%) Publishing
10 12 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.87%) Law
13 8 (0.78%) Back Office
14 7 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.68%) Automotive
15 6 (0.58%) Front Office
16 4 (0.39%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.39%) Military
17 3 (0.29%) Local Government
18 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 702 (68.22%) Architect
2 246 (23.91%) Solutions Architect
3 161 (15.65%) Enterprise Architect
4 97 (9.43%) Technical Architect
5 60 (5.83%) Developer
5 60 (5.83%) Data Architect
5 60 (5.83%) Senior Architect
6 48 (4.66%) Security Architect
7 47 (4.57%) Designer
8 41 (3.98%) Project Manager
9 39 (3.79%) Analyst
10 32 (3.11%) Infrastructure Architect
11 31 (3.01%) Solutions Designer
12 29 (2.82%) Applications Architect
13 27 (2.62%) Consultant
14 23 (2.24%) Senior Enterprise Architect
15 22 (2.14%) Java Developer
15 22 (2.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 21 (2.04%) Head of Architecture
16 21 (2.04%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (10.59%) Middleware
2 96 (9.33%) Web Services
3 57 (5.54%) .NET
4 53 (5.15%) XML
5 43 (4.18%) J2EE
6 40 (3.89%) SOAP
7 36 (3.50%) Spring
8 35 (3.40%) HTML
9 28 (2.72%) REST
10 26 (2.53%) HTML5
11 25 (2.43%) Java EE
12 24 (2.33%) WebCenter
13 23 (2.24%) WebSphere MQ
14 20 (1.94%) SAP PI
15 17 (1.65%) JSON
16 15 (1.46%) RESTful
16 15 (1.46%) XML Schema
17 14 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
17 14 (1.36%) JSR 168
17 14 (1.36%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 73 (7.09%) Data Centre
4 43 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (2.92%) Data Integration
6 20 (1.94%) User Experience
7 17 (1.65%) NHS
7 17 (1.65%) Mainframe
7 17 (1.65%) PKI
8 14 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.36%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.26%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.26%) Replication
10 12 (1.17%) Reference Data
11 10 (0.97%) Visualisation
11 10 (0.97%) Private Cloud
12 9 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.78%) GIS
14 7 (0.68%) Blog
14 7 (0.68%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 69 (6.71%) Linux
2 57 (5.54%) Windows
3 36 (3.50%) UNIX
4 18 (1.75%) Solaris
5 10 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.87%) AIX
7 8 (0.78%) MVS
8 6 (0.58%) Android
9 3 (0.29%) VME
9 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.19%) HPUX
11 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.097%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.097%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (27.99%) TOGAF
2 204 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (17.20%) SOA
4 142 (13.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 129 (12.54%) Project Management
6 125 (12.15%) ITIL
7 110 (10.69%) Data Modelling
8 97 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
9 91 (8.84%) Migration
10 88 (8.55%) Data Architecture
11 87 (8.45%) UML
11 87 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
12 83 (8.07%) Information Security
13 80 (7.77%) CRM
14 73 (7.09%) Zachman Framework
15 72 (7.00%) Scrum
16 66 (6.41%) PRINCE2
17 63 (6.12%) Analytics
17 63 (6.12%) Mentoring
18 62 (6.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 139 (13.51%) Java
2 79 (7.68%) SQL
3 39 (3.79%) JavaScript
4 23 (2.24%) C#
5 14 (1.36%) PL/SQL
6 11 (1.07%) C
7 10 (0.97%) Groovy
8 8 (0.78%) PHP
8 8 (0.78%) C++
9 7 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 7 (0.68%) Ruby
9 7 (0.68%) Python
10 6 (0.58%) Scala
11 4 (0.39%) COBOL
12 3 (0.29%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.29%) R
13 2 (0.19%) Erlang
13 2 (0.19%) Perl
13 2 (0.19%) Ada
14 1 (0.097%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 89 (8.65%) Degree
2 79 (7.68%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.98%) CISSP
4 40 (3.89%) SC Cleared
5 35 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (2.82%) CISM
6 29 (2.82%) DV Cleared
7 23 (2.24%) CCNA
8 19 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.75%) CCNP
9 18 (1.75%) CCIE
10 12 (1.17%) CISA
11 10 (0.97%) CCDP
12 9 (0.87%) CCIP
13 8 (0.78%) CCSA
13 8 (0.78%) JNCIA
14 7 (0.68%) CGEIT
14 7 (0.68%) ISSAP
14 7 (0.68%) CRISC
15 5 (0.49%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (3.79%) QA
3 20 (1.94%) COBIT
4 12 (1.17%) SLA
5 10 (0.97%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.29%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.19%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.097%) BS25999
9 1 (0.097%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 30 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.87%) XenApp
5 8 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.39%) vCloud
7 2 (0.19%) Squid
8 1 (0.097%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.097%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (1.26%) SCCM
2 11 (1.07%) Puppet
3 10 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.87%) Tivoli
4 9 (0.87%) Netcool
5 6 (0.58%) SCOM
6 2 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.097%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.097%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.097%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 171 (16.62%) Oracle
2 134 (13.02%) Microsoft
3 85 (8.26%) IBM
4 69 (6.71%) SAP
5 48 (4.66%) Adobe
6 41 (3.98%) Cisco
7 37 (3.60%) VMware
8 27 (2.62%) HP
9 25 (2.43%) MuleSoft
10 23 (2.24%) Citrix
11 22 (2.14%) Red Hat
11 22 (2.14%) TIBCO
12 21 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (1.94%) Juniper
14 19 (1.85%) BMC
14 19 (1.85%) Sitecore
15 17 (1.65%) webMethods
16 15 (1.46%) Pega
17 14 (1.36%) Remedy
17 14 (1.36%) ServiceNow
Manchester, Lancashire
@ITS
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Montash
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
The Creative Emporium
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Commonwealth Secretariat
Rate: £64,704 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £375 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £700 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Ripe4
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago