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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 218 277 278
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +1
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 556 387 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 0.76% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.98% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 262 215
Average daily rate £550 £543 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £327 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £545 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.29 - £42.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.03 - £41.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.29 - £42.75

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
41710 39321 37141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.10% 77.61% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27291 25151 22514
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1208 1037 1128
Average hourly rate £39.31 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.17% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +48 487 £550 +1.14% 129
London -5 160 £550 +1.61% 51
North West +39 84 £550 +15.78% 11
South East -2 74 £523 -5.00% 21
Scotland +37 53 £513 -2.38% 5
East of England +22 51 £588 +2.17% 5
Glasgow +44 39 £420 +12.00% 3
Berkshire 0 34 £550 - 7
Manchester +11 32 £475 - 7
Cheshire +9 32 £613 +28.94% 2
West Midlands +11 31 £600 +4.34% 15
South West +5 30 £425 - 9
Bedfordshire +25 27 £588 +2.17% 1
Warrington +4 27 £625 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -21 25 £600 +25.00% 13
East Midlands +7 21 £320 -32.63% 2
West Yorkshire -15 21 £638 +32.81% 11
Nottinghamshire +6 19 - -
Nottingham +4 19 - -
City of London +25 17 £638 +9.44% 12
Luton +7 17 £625 +11.11% 1
Leeds -27 17 £650 +30.00% 10
Edinburgh -6 13 £550 -14.06% 2
Hertfordshire +10 12 £606 +27.63%
Wiltshire +8 12 £480 -12.72% 2
Reading -7 12 £538 -8.89% 2
Birmingham - 12 £600 - 6
Buckinghamshire +18 11 £488 +14.70% 3
Oxfordshire +8 11 £520 -20.00% 4
Oxford +9 10 £520 -20.00%

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 408 (40.20%) TOGAF
2 320 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (22.36%) Finance
4 172 (16.95%) Java
5 137 (13.50%) SOA
6 134 (13.20%) Data Modelling
6 134 (13.20%) Oracle
7 132 (13.00%) Zachman Framework
8 126 (12.41%) Security Cleared
9 123 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 121 (11.92%) Microsoft
10 121 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
11 112 (11.03%) Technical Architecture
11 112 (11.03%) Degree
12 100 (9.85%) JavaScript
13 96 (9.46%) ITIL
14 93 (9.16%) Project Management
15 92 (9.06%) Data Architecture
16 88 (8.67%) Web Services
17 83 (8.18%) SAP
17 83 (8.18%) Scrum
18 78 (7.68%) Waterfall
19 76 (7.49%) Migration
20 75 (7.39%) Data Management
20 75 (7.39%) SQL
20 75 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
20 75 (7.39%) ArchiMate
21 74 (7.29%) Analytics
22 73 (7.19%) UML
22 73 (7.19%) Translating Business Requirements

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 54 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 43 (4.24%) WebLogic
2 43 (4.24%) WebSphere
3 34 (3.35%) Node.js
4 21 (2.07%) CMS
5 20 (1.97%) SAS
6 11 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.08%) JBoss
7 9 (0.89%) Mule
8 8 (0.79%) Apache
8 8 (0.79%) ArcGIS
8 8 (0.79%) Confluence
9 6 (0.59%) Apache ServiceMix
9 6 (0.59%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.49%) IIS
10 5 (0.49%) Lync
10 5 (0.49%) Tuxedo
10 5 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.39%) FileNet
Applications
1 41 (4.04%) MS Visio
2 40 (3.94%) MS Excel
3 22 (2.17%) MS Office
4 12 (1.18%) SPSS
5 8 (0.79%) MS Project
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.69%) Eloqua
4 6 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.49%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.30%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.20%) Documaker
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.20%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.099%) Exstream
8 1 (0.099%) Minerva
8 1 (0.099%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.099%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.099%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (4.53%) SaaS
4 30 (2.96%) IaaS
5 26 (2.56%) PaaS
6 23 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (1.97%) Office 365
8 8 (0.79%) SoftLayer
9 6 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.39%) GitHub
11 3 (0.30%) Force.com
11 3 (0.30%) Yammer
12 2 (0.20%) IBM PureFlex
13 1 (0.099%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.099%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (0.099%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.56%) Firewall
2 20 (1.97%) Internet
2 20 (1.97%) LAN
3 17 (1.67%) Network Security
3 17 (1.67%) WAN
4 12 (1.18%) SAN
5 9 (0.89%) NAS
6 8 (0.79%) Unified Communications
7 7 (0.69%) DNS
7 7 (0.69%) VPN
8 6 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.49%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.49%) Wireless
10 4 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.39%) Skype
11 3 (0.30%) FTP
11 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.30%) VoIP
11 3 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (6.40%) Big Data
1 65 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 49 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (4.24%) Hadoop
4 42 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 35 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 35 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 34 (3.35%) MongoDB
7 20 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.18%) GIS
9 12 (1.18%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.08%) SAP HANA
10 11 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.99%) MySQL
11 10 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (0.89%) Apache Hive
12 9 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (3.74%) Selenium
2 22 (2.17%) Maven
3 17 (1.67%) JIRA
4 15 (1.48%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.99%) PowerDesigner
7 9 (0.89%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.89%) Subversion
8 6 (0.59%) JUnit
9 5 (0.49%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.39%) Ant
10 4 (0.39%) Hudson
10 4 (0.39%) NUnit
10 4 (0.39%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.30%) Gradle
11 3 (0.30%) JBehave
11 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.30%) WebLogic Workshop
12 2 (0.20%) PVCS
General
1 227 (22.36%) Finance
2 67 (6.60%) Retail
3 56 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 52 (5.12%) Marketing
5 48 (4.73%) Banking
6 44 (4.33%) Legal
7 34 (3.35%) Publishing
8 18 (1.77%) Billing
9 14 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.18%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.08%) Automotive
12 10 (0.99%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.69%) Advertising
14 6 (0.59%) Electronics
15 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.39%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.39%) French Language
17 3 (0.30%) Law
18 2 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 760 (74.88%) Architect
2 250 (24.63%) Solutions Architect
3 191 (18.82%) Enterprise Architect
4 102 (10.05%) Technical Architect
5 97 (9.56%) Data Architect
6 80 (7.88%) Senior Architect
7 67 (6.60%) Security Architect
8 50 (4.93%) Developer
9 47 (4.63%) Digital Architect
10 43 (4.24%) Analyst
11 37 (3.65%) Designer
12 36 (3.55%) Infrastructure Architect
12 36 (3.55%) TOGAF Architect
13 34 (3.35%) Consultant
13 34 (3.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
14 32 (3.15%) Business Analyst
15 29 (2.86%) Java Architect
16 27 (2.66%) Digital Technical Architect
17 24 (2.36%) Lead Architect
18 23 (2.27%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (8.67%) Web Services
2 70 (6.90%) J2EE
3 68 (6.70%) Middleware
4 64 (6.31%) .NET
5 50 (4.93%) REST
6 47 (4.63%) XML
7 43 (4.24%) AngularJS
8 39 (3.84%) SOAP
9 35 (3.45%) HTML
9 35 (3.45%) Natural Language Processing
10 30 (2.96%) CSS
11 27 (2.66%) Spring
12 16 (1.58%) Ajax
13 14 (1.38%) HTML5
14 12 (1.18%) .NET Framework
15 10 (0.99%) JSON
16 9 (0.89%) Apache Camel
16 9 (0.89%) Hibernate
16 9 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
16 9 (0.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 59 (5.81%) Data Centre
4 36 (3.55%) Algorithms
5 34 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (3.05%) User Experience
7 25 (2.46%) Social Media
8 23 (2.27%) Visualisation
9 22 (2.17%) Computer Science
10 21 (2.07%) Data Integration
10 21 (2.07%) Private Cloud
11 18 (1.77%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.38%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.38%) Digital Media
13 12 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (1.08%) Cryptography
15 9 (0.89%) Mainframe
16 8 (0.79%) Reference Data
17 7 (0.69%) e-Learning
17 7 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 69 (6.80%) Windows
2 65 (6.40%) Linux
3 54 (5.32%) Unix
4 18 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (1.48%) Solaris
6 14 (1.38%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.89%) AIX
7 9 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.79%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.69%) VME
10 4 (0.39%) Android
10 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.39%) MVS
11 3 (0.30%) SUSE
11 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.20%) HPUX
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (40.20%) TOGAF
2 320 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (13.50%) SOA
4 134 (13.20%) Data Modelling
5 132 (13.00%) Zachman Framework
6 123 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 112 (11.03%) Technical Architecture
8 96 (9.46%) ITIL
9 93 (9.16%) Project Management
10 92 (9.06%) Data Architecture
11 83 (8.18%) Scrum
12 78 (7.68%) Waterfall
13 76 (7.49%) Migration
14 75 (7.39%) ArchiMate
14 75 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
14 75 (7.39%) Data Management
15 74 (7.29%) Analytics
16 73 (7.19%) Translating Business Requirements
16 73 (7.19%) UML
17 69 (6.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (16.95%) Java
2 100 (9.85%) JavaScript
3 75 (7.39%) SQL
4 66 (6.50%) Python
5 25 (2.46%) C#
6 19 (1.87%) C++
7 16 (1.58%) PL/SQL
8 14 (1.38%) Ruby
9 11 (1.08%) Perl
10 8 (0.79%) C
11 7 (0.69%) Erlang
11 7 (0.69%) R
11 7 (0.69%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.59%) COBOL
12 6 (0.59%) PHP
13 5 (0.49%) Ada
13 5 (0.49%) Clojure
13 5 (0.49%) VB
14 4 (0.39%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 126 (12.41%) Security Cleared
2 112 (11.03%) Degree
3 57 (5.62%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.96%) CISSP
5 22 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (1.97%) DV Cleared
7 16 (1.58%) CLAS
8 14 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (0.99%) CCIE
10 9 (0.89%) CCNA
10 9 (0.89%) MBA
11 7 (0.69%) ISEB
11 7 (0.69%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.59%) BC Cleared
12 6 (0.59%) CCNP
12 6 (0.59%) CISM
12 6 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.49%) CCSA
13 5 (0.49%) JNCIA
13 5 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.74%) QA
2 31 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
5 12 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (1.08%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.39%) GxP
7 4 (0.39%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.30%) COBIT
8 3 (0.30%) ISO20022
8 3 (0.30%) ISO22301
8 3 (0.30%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.30%) ISO27005
8 3 (0.30%) SLA
8 3 (0.30%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.20%) MiFID
10 1 (0.099%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.099%) EMIR
10 1 (0.099%) HL7
System Software
1 28 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.30%) Docker
4 3 (0.30%) vSphere
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.20%) RACF
6 1 (0.099%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.099%) Firmware
6 1 (0.099%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.099%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.099%) Xen
6 1 (0.099%) XenApp
6 1 (0.099%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (0.79%) Puppet
2 7 (0.69%) Ansible
2 7 (0.69%) SCCM
3 2 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.20%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.20%) OpenView
3 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.20%) Salt
3 2 (0.20%) SCOM
3 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.099%) Control-M
4 1 (0.099%) MOM
4 1 (0.099%) Nagios
4 1 (0.099%) OPNET
4 1 (0.099%) Opsview
4 1 (0.099%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.099%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 134 (13.20%) Oracle
2 121 (11.92%) Microsoft
3 83 (8.18%) SAP
4 57 (5.62%) IBM
5 34 (3.35%) VMware
6 23 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (1.97%) Red Hat
8 19 (1.87%) Cisco
9 17 (1.67%) webMethods
10 16 (1.58%) Google
10 16 (1.58%) Tableau
11 14 (1.38%) Pega
12 13 (1.28%) MuleSoft
13 12 (1.18%) HP
13 12 (1.18%) Sybase
14 11 (1.08%) Teradata
15 9 (0.89%) Informatica
16 8 (0.79%) Adobe
16 8 (0.79%) Juniper
16 8 (0.79%) TIBCO
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
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Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pertemps IT
Rate: Excellent Rate depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £300 - 360 per day + Benefits
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
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West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
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