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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 249 240 231
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 456 480 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.85% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.14% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 311 245
Average daily rate
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£525 £501 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +0.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £386 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £524 £498 £463
% change year-on-year
+5.32% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £59.00 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.64% -2.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.00 £36.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+61.64% -23.15%

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
42607 42090 35753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.23% 74.66% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 26094 21361
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 £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1209 1182 1111
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.31 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £52.50 £53.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +1 431 £525 +4.16% 123
London -25 168 £525 -4.54% 61
South East -4 90 £475 +5.55% 17
North West -3 49 £550 +5.76% 8
South West +6 36 £515 -6.36% 5
Berkshire +25 33 £538 +19.44% 4
Yorkshire -6 32 £500 -0.09% 7
East of England +23 31 £575 +8.49% 15
City of London +4 27 £575 - 16
Cheshire +2 23 £650 +23.22% 3
West Yorkshire -6 23 £475 -5.09% 6
Hampshire -8 21 £488 +18.90% 5
Warrington -7 20 £663 +23.83% 2
Leeds -13 20 £500 -0.09% 4
Scotland -13 16 £540 +13.68% 5
Bedfordshire +3 13 £600 - 4
Surrey +3 13 £513 +10.21% 3
Manchester 0 13 £443 +1.14% 3
Hertfordshire +18 12 £488 -7.14% 5
West Midlands -34 12 £425 -1.16% 3
Reading +11 11 £475 +10.14% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £450 -25.00% 1
Somerset +5 10 £485 -20.65%
Lancashire +3 10 £550 +2.32%
Watford +13 9 £475 -3.43% 1
East Midlands +10 9 £425 -37.26% 5
Bristol -2 9 £515 -5.28% 3
Milton Keynes -3 9 £450 -25.00% 1
Wiltshire +14 8 £550 +10.00%
Taunton +3 8 £573 -6.33%

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 276 (32.90%) TOGAF
2 152 (18.12%) Finance
3 131 (15.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 126 (15.02%) Oracle
5 121 (14.42%) SOA
6 119 (14.18%) Java
7 118 (14.06%) ITIL
8 115 (13.71%) Microsoft
9 114 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (12.28%) Degree
11 102 (12.16%) Security Cleared
12 101 (12.04%) Data Modelling
13 96 (11.44%) UML
14 82 (9.77%) Project Management
15 76 (9.06%) .NET
16 74 (8.82%) Web Services
17 70 (8.34%) Business Analysis
17 70 (8.34%) Information Security
18 69 (8.22%) Service Delivery
19 65 (7.75%) Management Information System
19 65 (7.75%) Data Architecture
19 65 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
20 61 (7.27%) SC Cleared
20 61 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
21 59 (7.03%) E-Commerce
22 58 (6.91%) Banking
23 57 (6.79%) MS Excel
24 56 (6.67%) Middleware
25 54 (6.44%) SQL Server
26 53 (6.32%) C#

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (1.43%) CMS
3 12 (1.43%) WebLogic
3 12 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (1.31%) SAS
4 11 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.19%) IIS
6 9 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
7 8 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (0.83%) JBoss
9 6 (0.72%) Oracle BPEL
9 6 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.60%) Lync
10 5 (0.60%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.36%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.24%) Apache
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.24%) Liferay
12 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 57 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 50 (5.96%) MS Office
3 44 (5.24%) MS Visio
4 33 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.48%) Tridion
5 3 (0.36%) SAP PSCD
5 3 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.36%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.24%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.24%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.24%) Agresso
7 1 (0.12%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.12%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.05%) SaaS
2 21 (2.50%) PaaS
3 17 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.95%) IaaS
6 6 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.36%) Office 365
7 3 (0.36%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.93%) WAN
2 31 (3.69%) LAN
3 28 (3.34%) Firewall
4 21 (2.50%) VPN
5 20 (2.38%) Wireless
5 20 (2.38%) MPLS
6 19 (2.26%) HTTP
7 17 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (1.91%) TCP/IP
9 15 (1.79%) Ethernet
9 15 (1.79%) SAN
9 15 (1.79%) VRRP
9 15 (1.79%) Network Security
9 15 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (1.79%) HSRP
10 14 (1.67%) Internet
10 14 (1.67%) OSPF
11 13 (1.55%) BGP
11 13 (1.55%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 13 (1.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (3.34%) Oracle Database
4 17 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (1.91%) Big Data
6 12 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.72%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.60%) Base SAS
10 5 (0.60%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.60%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.48%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.48%) MySQL
11 4 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.48%) KDB
12 3 (0.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (0.72%) ERwin
3 3 (0.36%) JIRA
4 2 (0.24%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.24%) Subversion
4 2 (0.24%) Maven
4 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.12%) PROIV
5 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.12%) JUnit
General
1 152 (18.12%) Finance
2 58 (6.91%) Banking
3 51 (6.08%) Retail
4 47 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.50%) Legal
6 12 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.43%) Publishing
7 11 (1.31%) Back Office
8 9 (1.07%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.07%) Billing
9 7 (0.83%) Automotive
9 7 (0.83%) Local Government
10 6 (0.72%) Marketing
10 6 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.72%) Games
11 5 (0.60%) Front Office
11 5 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.48%) Law
12 4 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 537 (64.00%) Architect
2 197 (23.48%) Solutions Architect
3 135 (16.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 54 (6.44%) Developer
5 49 (5.84%) Analyst
6 46 (5.48%) Technical Architect
7 42 (5.01%) Data Architect
8 38 (4.53%) Senior Architect
9 36 (4.29%) Business Analyst
10 33 (3.93%) Security Architect
11 32 (3.81%) Author
11 32 (3.81%) Technical Author
12 31 (3.69%) Applications Architect
13 28 (3.34%) Infrastructure Architect
13 28 (3.34%) Project Manager
14 20 (2.38%) Information Architect
15 17 (2.03%) Java Developer
15 17 (2.03%) Business Architect
16 16 (1.91%) Designer
17 15 (1.79%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (9.06%) .NET
2 74 (8.82%) Web Services
3 56 (6.67%) Middleware
4 48 (5.72%) XML
5 41 (4.89%) REST
6 33 (3.93%) HTML
7 29 (3.46%) .NET Framework
8 28 (3.34%) JSON
9 26 (3.10%) SAML
9 26 (3.10%) CSS
9 26 (3.10%) Oracle Fusion
10 23 (2.74%) OAuth
11 21 (2.50%) OpenID
12 15 (1.79%) HTML5
13 14 (1.67%) SOAP
14 13 (1.55%) Spring
15 12 (1.43%) J2EE
16 9 (1.07%) XSD
16 9 (1.07%) Java EE
17 8 (0.95%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.75%) Management Information System
1 65 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.77%) Computer Science
3 26 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (3.10%) Open Source
4 22 (2.62%) PKI
5 16 (1.91%) User Experience
6 15 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.79%) NHS
7 14 (1.67%) Data Integration
8 12 (1.43%) Informatics
9 9 (1.07%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.95%) CESG
10 8 (0.95%) iPad
11 7 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
11 7 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 7 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.83%) GIS
12 6 (0.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.17%) Windows
2 30 (3.58%) Linux
3 14 (1.67%) UNIX
4 11 (1.31%) Android
5 8 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.48%) VME
7 3 (0.36%) MVS
7 3 (0.36%) AIX
7 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Solaris
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (32.90%) TOGAF
2 131 (15.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 121 (14.42%) SOA
4 118 (14.06%) ITIL
5 114 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (12.04%) Data Modelling
7 96 (11.44%) UML
8 82 (9.77%) Project Management
9 70 (8.34%) Information Security
9 70 (8.34%) Business Analysis
10 69 (8.22%) Service Delivery
11 65 (7.75%) Data Architecture
12 61 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
13 59 (7.03%) E-Commerce
14 53 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
15 52 (6.20%) CRM
16 50 (5.96%) Mentoring
17 46 (5.48%) OO
17 46 (5.48%) Change Management
18 45 (5.36%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 119 (14.18%) Java
2 53 (6.32%) C#
3 51 (6.08%) SQL
4 14 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.19%) PL/SQL
6 8 (0.95%) Python
7 6 (0.72%) C
8 5 (0.60%) Ruby
9 4 (0.48%) Scala
9 4 (0.48%) C++
9 4 (0.48%) Perl
9 4 (0.48%) PHP
10 2 (0.24%) VB
10 2 (0.24%) X++
10 2 (0.24%) Erlang
11 1 (0.12%) AWK
11 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 103 (12.28%) Degree
2 102 (12.16%) Security Cleared
3 61 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 44 (5.24%) CISSP
5 42 (5.01%) DV Cleared
6 20 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (2.15%) ISEB
8 17 (2.03%) CCIE
9 15 (1.79%) CCNP
9 15 (1.79%) CCNA
10 13 (1.55%) CCDP
11 12 (1.43%) ISSAP
11 12 (1.43%) CISM
12 11 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.07%) CCIP
14 8 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.83%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.72%) CCDA
17 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
17 4 (0.48%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.86%) QA
2 23 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.15%) COBIT
4 13 (1.55%) SLA
5 9 (1.07%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.60%) ISO 9000
7 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.48%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.24%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.12%) BS25999
10 1 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 18 (2.15%) Hyper-V
2 17 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (1.43%) XenApp
4 10 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (1.19%) SCCM
1 10 (1.19%) SCOM
2 3 (0.36%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.24%) Nagios
3 2 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.12%) Netcool
4 1 (0.12%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 126 (15.02%) Oracle
2 115 (13.71%) Microsoft
3 51 (6.08%) SAP
4 39 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 32 (3.81%) Cisco
6 31 (3.69%) IBM
7 21 (2.50%) Juniper
8 20 (2.38%) VMware
9 17 (2.03%) HP
10 15 (1.79%) Adobe
10 15 (1.79%) Citrix
11 13 (1.55%) F5
12 12 (1.43%) AppSense
12 12 (1.43%) TIBCO
13 11 (1.31%) Sitecore
14 10 (1.19%) CheckPoint
15 9 (1.07%) Sybase
16 7 (0.83%) Business Objects
16 7 (0.83%) webMethods
17 6 (0.72%) Informatica
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