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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 240 249 282
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +33
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 537 544 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.93% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.16% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 311 284
Median daily rate £513 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £683 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £520 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £64.00 £36.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +58.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £33.60 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.10 £38.40 £34.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £64.00 £36.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +58.66%

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
44128 46836 44243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 80.32% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 30462 27410
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1273 1191
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -1 503 £525 -4.54% 88
London -23 200 £550 -5.98% 34
South East +15 85 £488 -6.25% 14
Yorkshire +34 64 £575 +13.30% 10
West Yorkshire +18 48 £575 +12.74% 9
Leeds +20 43 £600 +17.64% 5
North West +9 40 £429 -26.07% 11
East of England +22 38 £500 -13.04% 7
Berkshire +25 37 £575 +3.37% 4
Scotland +27 30 £400 -27.27% 1
West Midlands -33 25 £523 -5.00% 2
Manchester +11 24 £475 -32.14% 7
City of London +7 24 £525 -12.50% 6
South West -17 18 £475 -5.00% 6
Edinburgh +15 16 £475 -13.63% 1
Hampshire +7 16 £408 -17.98% 4
East Midlands +5 16 £450 -16.27% 2
Midlands -5 13 £500 -13.04%
North Yorkshire - 13 £675 -
Glasgow +14 10 £438 -
Bracknell +1 10 £544 +35.93% 1
York - 10 - -
Bedfordshire +5 9 £494 -14.13% 4
West Sussex -1 9 £500 -4.76%
Merseyside +16 8 £466 +3.61% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 8 £550 -15.38%
Hertfordshire +12 8 £550 - 1
Essex +1 8 £350 -36.36% 1
Luton 0 8 £438 -23.91% 3
Cheshire -3 8 £425 -29.16% 2

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 358 (32.31%) TOGAF
2 258 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (23.01%) Finance
4 197 (17.78%) Oracle
5 172 (15.52%) Microsoft
6 167 (15.07%) Data Modelling
7 154 (13.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 140 (12.64%) SOA
9 132 (11.91%) Java
10 120 (10.83%) Management Information System
11 119 (10.74%) Technical Architecture
12 117 (10.56%) SQL
13 111 (10.02%) Security Cleared
14 108 (9.75%) Windows
15 105 (9.48%) ITIL
16 102 (9.21%) CRM
17 100 (9.03%) Web Services
18 97 (8.75%) Retail
19 94 (8.48%) Zachman Framework
19 94 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
20 91 (8.21%) Data Architecture
21 90 (8.12%) .NET
21 90 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
22 87 (7.85%) SQL Server
23 86 (7.76%) Project Management
24 85 (7.67%) Business Analysis
25 84 (7.58%) Linux
26 82 (7.40%) Middleware
26 82 (7.40%) Migration
26 82 (7.40%) SC Cleared

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 71 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.34%) WebLogic
3 34 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (2.53%) Skype for Business
5 21 (1.90%) CMS
6 17 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 16 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
9 13 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (1.17%) iPlanet
9 13 (1.17%) JBoss
9 13 (1.17%) MQSeries
9 13 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.99%) Apache
11 11 (0.99%) SAS
12 10 (0.90%) NetWeaver
12 10 (0.90%) SAP EP
13 9 (0.81%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 61 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.26%) MS Office
4 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.090%) MS Project
5 1 (0.090%) Revit
5 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (2.98%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.62%) Eloqua
4 14 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (1.17%) SAP CRM
5 13 (1.17%) SAP IS-U
6 10 (0.90%) SAP MDM
7 9 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
8 8 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
9 6 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.45%) BigMachines
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 2 (0.18%) Markit EDM
11 2 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 53 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.80%) Office 365
4 25 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (1.90%) SaaS
6 18 (1.62%) Yammer
7 17 (1.53%) PaaS
8 15 (1.35%) IaaS
9 5 (0.45%) GitHub
10 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.18%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.090%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.090%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.090%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.090%) Heroku
11 1 (0.090%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.090%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.78%) Firewall
2 28 (2.53%) SAN
3 25 (2.26%) Network Security
4 18 (1.62%) Reverse Proxy
5 13 (1.17%) BIG-IP
6 12 (1.08%) NAS
7 11 (0.99%) Internet
8 10 (0.90%) FTP
9 9 (0.81%) LDAP
10 8 (0.72%) HTTP
10 8 (0.72%) WAN
11 7 (0.63%) DNS
11 7 (0.63%) LAN
11 7 (0.63%) SMS
12 6 (0.54%) Skype
13 5 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (0.45%) Wireless
14 4 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (0.36%) IPsec
14 4 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 64 (5.78%) Big Data
3 59 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
4 51 (4.60%) Oracle Database
5 34 (3.07%) Relational Database
6 29 (2.62%) Hadoop
7 25 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 23 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 23 (2.08%) Spatial Data
8 23 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (1.90%) GIS
10 17 (1.53%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (1.35%) DB2
12 15 (1.35%) SAP HANA
13 14 (1.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (1.35%) JIRA
2 13 (1.17%) ERwin
3 12 (1.08%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (0.90%) MSTest
4 10 (0.90%) NUnit
4 10 (0.90%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.81%) Cucumber
5 9 (0.81%) Subversion
6 8 (0.72%) Selenium
6 8 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.54%) Hudson
8 6 (0.54%) JUnit
9 5 (0.45%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (0.27%) Gerrit
10 3 (0.27%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.27%) Maven
11 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
General
1 255 (23.01%) Finance
2 97 (8.75%) Retail
3 75 (6.77%) Banking
4 65 (5.87%) Marketing
5 48 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.71%) Legal
7 14 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.17%) Publishing
9 12 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.99%) Billing
11 10 (0.90%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.90%) Law
12 9 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.63%) Back Office
14 6 (0.54%) Automotive
14 6 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.36%) Advertising
15 4 (0.36%) Electronics
15 4 (0.36%) Front Office
16 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 743 (67.06%) Architect
2 232 (20.94%) Solutions Architect
3 190 (17.15%) Enterprise Architect
4 111 (10.02%) Data Architect
5 81 (7.31%) Technical Architect
6 76 (6.86%) Senior Architect
7 68 (6.14%) Developer
8 57 (5.14%) Security Architect
9 55 (4.96%) Analyst
9 55 (4.96%) Digital Architect
10 47 (4.24%) Consultant
11 46 (4.15%) Infrastructure Architect
12 40 (3.61%) Business Analyst
13 38 (3.43%) Senior Enterprise Architect
14 31 (2.80%) Cloud Architect
15 28 (2.53%) Lead Architect
16 26 (2.35%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
17 25 (2.26%) Digital Solutions Architect
17 25 (2.26%) Integration Architect
18 22 (1.99%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (9.03%) Web Services
2 90 (8.12%) .NET
3 82 (7.40%) Middleware
4 49 (4.42%) HTML
5 47 (4.24%) XML
6 45 (4.06%) SOAP
7 39 (3.52%) REST
8 32 (2.89%) J2EE
9 29 (2.62%) .NET Framework
10 27 (2.44%) Spring
11 26 (2.35%) CSS
12 24 (2.17%) JSON
13 22 (1.99%) JSP
14 21 (1.90%) AngularJS
15 18 (1.62%) PostGIS
15 18 (1.62%) RESTful
16 17 (1.53%) WCF
17 16 (1.44%) COM
18 15 (1.35%) JMS
19 14 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 120 (10.83%) Management Information System
2 94 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (6.68%) Data Centre
4 42 (3.79%) Virtual Team
5 33 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (2.89%) User Experience
7 30 (2.71%) CESG
8 29 (2.62%) Algorithms
8 29 (2.62%) Data Structures
9 25 (2.26%) Data Integration
10 24 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
10 24 (2.17%) N-Tier
10 24 (2.17%) Visualisation
11 21 (1.90%) Clustering
12 20 (1.81%) Computer Science
13 14 (1.26%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.08%) PKI
15 11 (0.99%) Smart Meter
16 10 (0.90%) Mainframe
16 10 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 108 (9.75%) Windows
2 84 (7.58%) Linux
3 69 (6.23%) Unix
4 34 (3.07%) Windows Server
5 29 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (2.44%) Solaris
7 24 (2.17%) AIX
7 24 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (0.63%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.45%) zOS
12 4 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.36%) SUSE
12 4 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.18%) Android
14 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.090%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (32.31%) TOGAF
2 258 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (15.07%) Data Modelling
4 154 (13.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 140 (12.64%) SOA
6 119 (10.74%) Technical Architecture
7 105 (9.48%) ITIL
8 102 (9.21%) CRM
9 94 (8.48%) Zachman Framework
10 91 (8.21%) Data Architecture
11 90 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
12 86 (7.76%) Project Management
13 85 (7.67%) Business Analysis
14 82 (7.40%) Migration
15 69 (6.23%) Data Management
15 69 (6.23%) SDLC
16 68 (6.14%) Information Security
17 66 (5.96%) Scrum
18 64 (5.78%) Waterfall
19 63 (5.69%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 132 (11.91%) Java
2 117 (10.56%) SQL
3 70 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 64 (5.78%) C#
5 18 (1.62%) C
6 13 (1.17%) T-SQL
7 12 (1.08%) PL/SQL
8 11 (0.99%) Python
9 8 (0.72%) Shell Script
10 7 (0.63%) Perl
10 7 (0.63%) Ruby
11 5 (0.45%) Groovy
11 5 (0.45%) Scala
11 5 (0.45%) VBA
12 4 (0.36%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.36%) Korn
12 4 (0.36%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.36%) XPath
13 3 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 111 (10.02%) Security Cleared
2 82 (7.40%) SC Cleared
3 62 (5.60%) Degree
4 37 (3.34%) CISSP
5 24 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
6 20 (1.81%) CRISC
7 13 (1.17%) CREST Certified
8 12 (1.08%) CISMP
8 12 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.81%) MBA
12 8 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.72%) OCP
12 8 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.63%) CCIE
13 7 (0.63%) CCNP
13 7 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.54%) MCITP
14 6 (0.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.16%) Data Quality
2 19 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.53%) JSP 440
3 17 (1.53%) QA
4 15 (1.35%) COBIT
4 15 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.35%) SLA
5 10 (0.90%) ISO20022
5 10 (0.90%) Solvency II
6 9 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (0.36%) GxP
8 4 (0.36%) MiFID
8 4 (0.36%) SEPA
9 2 (0.18%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.090%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.090%) EMIR
10 1 (0.090%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.090%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.090%) ISO27005
System Software
1 62 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 56 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 27 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.63%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.63%) XenApp
4 7 (0.63%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.45%) Docker
6 4 (0.36%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.27%) NFS
7 3 (0.27%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.18%) Squid
9 1 (0.090%) LXC
9 1 (0.090%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.090%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 13 (1.17%) Puppet
2 13 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (0.81%) Ansible
3 9 (0.81%) SCCM
4 8 (0.72%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.54%) OpenView
6 5 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (0.36%) DBAmp
7 4 (0.36%) SCOM
7 4 (0.36%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.36%) WMI
8 3 (0.27%) MOM
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 197 (17.78%) Oracle
2 172 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 79 (7.13%) SAP
4 66 (5.96%) VMware
5 50 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
6 44 (3.97%) Cisco
6 44 (3.97%) IBM
7 43 (3.88%) Red Hat
8 36 (3.25%) Citrix
9 25 (2.26%) Pega
10 23 (2.08%) F5
10 23 (2.08%) webMethods
11 20 (1.81%) BEA
12 19 (1.71%) Sun
13 18 (1.62%) Hyperion
14 17 (1.53%) HP
14 17 (1.53%) Intel Security
14 17 (1.53%) Tableau
14 17 (1.53%) TIBCO
15 16 (1.44%) Adobe
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