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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 240 250 254
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 478 411 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.79% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.04% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 253 207
Average daily rate
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£505 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £362 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £495 £463
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -23.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+6.84% -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
41360 39367 34236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.18% 75.27% 74.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 26409 24837 20434
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1177 1180 1026
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 £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 2 June 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
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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 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 +20 437 £500 - 110
London +24 184 £540 +3.34% 39
South East +30 94 £450 - 19
North West -7 39 £533 -0.88% 11
City of London +7 35 £606 +5.43% 11
Yorkshire -12 32 £494 -1.34% 12
South West +8 30 £493 -45.27% 7
West Midlands -5 30 £444 -6.57% 4
Berkshire +12 23 £451 +0.22% 6
East of England -4 22 £569 +13.75% 10
West Yorkshire -17 22 £505 +0.89% 7
Scotland -25 20 £514 +31.09% 6
Buckinghamshire +13 19 £550 +15.78% 2
Hampshire +12 19 £438 +3.15% 2
Leeds -13 18 £525 +4.89% 4
Milton Keynes +15 15 £600 - 2
Cheshire -8 15 £500 -1.96%
Warrington -5 12 £500 -
Glasgow -5 12 £514 +24.54% 1
West Sussex - 11 £510 - 3
Lancashire +11 9 £548 +1.86% 1
Reading +7 9 £493 +9.44% 3
Bedfordshire +6 8 £600 - 1
Gloucestershire -1 8 £363 -23.68% 1
Worthing - 8 £473 -
Hertfordshire -4 7 £488 +12.39%
Surrey -5 7 £550 +21.54% 5
Hook -6 7 £425 +0.40%
Birmingham -6 7 £488 - 2
Edinburgh -9 7 - - 5

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 264 (29.90%) TOGAF
2 178 (20.16%) Finance
3 160 (18.12%) SOA
4 155 (17.55%) Oracle
5 148 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 140 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
7 134 (15.18%) ITIL
8 124 (14.04%) Microsoft
9 115 (13.02%) Java
10 107 (12.12%) Project Management
11 103 (11.66%) UML
12 102 (11.55%) Data Modelling
13 99 (11.21%) Degree
14 88 (9.97%) Middleware
15 83 (9.40%) Web Services
16 77 (8.72%) Technical Architecture
17 75 (8.49%) Security Cleared
18 73 (8.27%) Business Analysis
19 71 (8.04%) PRINCE2
20 65 (7.36%) CRM
20 65 (7.36%) Data Architecture
21 64 (7.25%) SQL
22 63 (7.13%) Management Information System
22 63 (7.13%) Data Centre
23 62 (7.02%) .NET
24 59 (6.68%) Information Security
25 58 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
26 56 (6.34%) Service Delivery
27 55 (6.23%) SAP
27 55 (6.23%) XML

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 37 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.60%) WebLogic
3 18 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 17 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (1.93%) SAS
5 13 (1.47%) JBoss
6 12 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (1.25%) NetWeaver
7 11 (1.25%) IIS
8 10 (1.13%) CMS
8 10 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (0.79%) Lync
10 6 (0.68%) SAP EP
10 6 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.57%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.57%) Oracle BPEL
11 5 (0.57%) Apache
12 3 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 52 (5.89%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.87%) MS Office
3 35 (3.96%) MS Visio
4 24 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.79%) SAP PSCD
5 7 (0.79%) SAP MDM
6 6 (0.68%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.57%) SAP FI-CA
8 4 (0.45%) Tridion
8 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.34%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.34%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Payroll
9 3 (0.34%) Teamcenter
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (0.34%) Agresso
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.19%) SaaS
2 27 (3.06%) PaaS
3 11 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.91%) IaaS
6 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.34%) Taleo
8 1 (0.11%) Office 365
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.11%) Boomi
8 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.28%) WAN
2 28 (3.17%) LAN
3 25 (2.83%) Firewall
4 21 (2.38%) VPN
5 20 (2.27%) Network Security
6 19 (2.15%) MPLS
7 16 (1.81%) Wireless
7 16 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (1.70%) Internet
8 15 (1.70%) Ethernet
8 15 (1.70%) TCP/IP
9 14 (1.59%) Unified Communications
10 13 (1.47%) HSRP
10 13 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (1.47%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 13 (1.47%) OSPF
10 13 (1.47%) VRRP
10 13 (1.47%) HTTP
11 12 (1.36%) WLAN
11 12 (1.36%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (5.89%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (3.96%) Oracle Database
4 34 (3.85%) Big Data
5 20 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.13%) OLTP
8 10 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.79%) EDRMS
12 6 (0.68%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.68%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.57%) Base SAS
13 5 (0.57%) DB2
13 5 (0.57%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.91%) ERwin
4 5 (0.57%) TeamCity
4 5 (0.57%) Maven
4 5 (0.57%) Toad
5 3 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.34%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (0.34%) Hudson
5 3 (0.34%) Apache Continuum
5 3 (0.34%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.34%) JDeveloper
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.23%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.23%) JIRA
7 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.11%) PROIV
7 1 (0.11%) Subversion
7 1 (0.11%) Lombardi
7 1 (0.11%) JUnit
General
1 178 (20.16%) Finance
2 54 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 52 (5.89%) Banking
4 50 (5.66%) Retail
5 18 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.93%) Billing
6 17 (1.93%) Legal
7 14 (1.59%) Marketing
8 13 (1.47%) Back Office
9 11 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.25%) Publishing
10 9 (1.02%) Local Government
11 7 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.68%) Automotive
13 5 (0.57%) Front Office
13 5 (0.57%) Military
13 5 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Games
14 2 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 568 (64.33%) Architect
2 227 (25.71%) Solutions Architect
3 142 (16.08%) Enterprise Architect
4 62 (7.02%) Analyst
5 52 (5.89%) Technical Architect
6 46 (5.21%) Project Manager
7 45 (5.10%) Developer
7 45 (5.10%) Data Architect
8 43 (4.87%) Senior Architect
9 40 (4.53%) Business Analyst
10 32 (3.62%) Security Architect
11 31 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
11 31 (3.51%) Designer
12 25 (2.83%) Applications Architect
13 24 (2.72%) Author
13 24 (2.72%) Technical Author
14 21 (2.38%) Solutions Designer
15 20 (2.27%) Information Architect
16 19 (2.15%) Senior Enterprise Architect
17 18 (2.04%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (9.97%) Middleware
2 83 (9.40%) Web Services
3 62 (7.02%) .NET
4 55 (6.23%) XML
5 40 (4.53%) REST
6 25 (2.83%) HTML
7 24 (2.72%) Oracle Fusion
8 23 (2.60%) J2EE
9 22 (2.49%) SOAP
9 22 (2.49%) .NET Framework
10 20 (2.27%) JSON
11 17 (1.93%) Java EE
12 16 (1.81%) CSS
12 16 (1.81%) XSD
12 16 (1.81%) HTML5
13 15 (1.70%) XML Schema
14 14 (1.59%) SAML
14 14 (1.59%) Spring
15 13 (1.47%) SAP PI
15 13 (1.47%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.13%) Management Information System
1 63 (7.13%) Data Centre
2 58 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 35 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (2.60%) PKI
5 19 (2.15%) NHS
6 18 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 17 (1.93%) Data Integration
7 17 (1.93%) User Experience
8 13 (1.47%) Informatics
9 11 (1.25%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.02%) iPad
10 9 (1.02%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.79%) GIS
11 7 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.68%) PMI
12 6 (0.68%) CESG
12 6 (0.68%) Replication
12 6 (0.68%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 43 (4.87%) Windows
2 38 (4.30%) Linux
3 25 (2.83%) UNIX
4 12 (1.36%) Android
5 11 (1.25%) Solaris
6 9 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.57%) AIX
9 4 (0.45%) VME
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.34%) MVS
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (29.90%) TOGAF
2 160 (18.12%) SOA
3 148 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 140 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
5 134 (15.18%) ITIL
6 107 (12.12%) Project Management
7 103 (11.66%) UML
8 102 (11.55%) Data Modelling
9 77 (8.72%) Technical Architecture
10 73 (8.27%) Business Analysis
11 71 (8.04%) PRINCE2
12 65 (7.36%) CRM
12 65 (7.36%) Data Architecture
13 59 (6.68%) Information Security
14 56 (6.34%) Service Delivery
15 54 (6.12%) Change Management
16 50 (5.66%) E-Commerce
16 50 (5.66%) Migration
17 49 (5.55%) Mentoring
18 48 (5.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 115 (13.02%) Java
2 64 (7.25%) SQL
3 44 (4.98%) C#
4 20 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 12 (1.36%) PL/SQL
6 7 (0.79%) C++
7 6 (0.68%) C
8 5 (0.57%) PHP
9 4 (0.45%) COBOL
9 4 (0.45%) Scala
10 3 (0.34%) Ruby
10 3 (0.34%) Python
11 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.23%) VB
11 2 (0.23%) Erlang
12 1 (0.11%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.11%) AWK
12 1 (0.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 99 (11.21%) Degree
2 75 (8.49%) Security Cleared
3 45 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 39 (4.42%) CISSP
5 30 (3.40%) DV Cleared
6 20 (2.27%) CISM
6 20 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (1.81%) CCNP
9 15 (1.70%) CCIE
10 14 (1.59%) CCNA
10 14 (1.59%) ISEB
11 12 (1.36%) CISA
12 10 (1.13%) CCDP
12 10 (1.13%) ISSAP
13 9 (1.02%) CCIP
14 8 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.68%) PMI Certification
16 5 (0.57%) CCDA
17 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (2.49%) COBIT
3 19 (2.15%) SLA
4 18 (2.04%) QA
5 10 (1.13%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.79%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.68%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.57%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.34%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.23%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.11%) BS25999
11 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.11%) GAAP
System Software
1 19 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.93%) Hyper-V
3 13 (1.47%) XenApp
4 12 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (1.13%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.23%) Squid
6 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.23%) vCloud
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (1.36%) SCCM
2 8 (0.91%) Puppet
2 8 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.79%) SCOM
4 3 (0.34%) Windows Intune
5 2 (0.23%) Netcool
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.11%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 155 (17.55%) Oracle
2 124 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 55 (6.23%) SAP
4 48 (5.44%) IBM
5 34 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 31 (3.51%) Cisco
7 30 (3.40%) Adobe
8 26 (2.94%) VMware
9 22 (2.49%) Citrix
10 21 (2.38%) Juniper
10 21 (2.38%) HP
11 16 (1.81%) webMethods
12 12 (1.36%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.36%) AppSense
13 11 (1.25%) TIBCO
14 10 (1.13%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.13%) Informatica
14 10 (1.13%) F5
15 9 (1.02%) Sybase
16 8 (0.91%) Remedy
Plymouth, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Templeton and Partners
Rate: Market related
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 675 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £550.00 - £599.52 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £600 to £678 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £560 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago