The first table below looks at the demand for the Enterprise Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Solution Architect
Rank 584 545 585
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Solutions Architect 19 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.014% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.016% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Average daily rate £650 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £535
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £600 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Enterprise Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect within the UK.

Enterprise Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Enterprise Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect within the UK.

Enterprise Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -26 18 £650 +18.18% 3
London -33 9 £650 +18.18% 2
City of London - 3 £650 -
South East - 3 £585 -
West Midlands -6 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Newbury - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Enterprise Solutions Architect in their job title 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 with Enterprise Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 24 (55.81%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (41.86%) TOGAF
3 13 (30.23%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) SOA
5 9 (20.93%) Migration
6 8 (18.60%) Information Architecture
7 7 (16.28%) Content Management
7 7 (16.28%) Degree
7 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.95%) Oracle
8 6 (13.95%) Middleware
9 5 (11.63%) HP
9 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (11.63%) Banking
9 5 (11.63%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (9.30%) Information Management
10 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
10 4 (9.30%) SQL
10 4 (9.30%) ITIL
10 4 (9.30%) Windows
10 4 (9.30%) SAN
11 3 (6.98%) Veritas
11 3 (6.98%) IBM
11 3 (6.98%) Project Management
11 3 (6.98%) SAP
11 3 (6.98%) Java
11 3 (6.98%) Web Services
11 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
11 3 (6.98%) Sybase

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Enterprise Solutions Architect in their job title 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 with Enterprise Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
1 2 (4.65%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Local Government
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Middleware
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) J2EE
3 1 (2.33%) Java EE
3 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.98%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) iPhone
2 2 (4.65%) CESG
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Replication
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Solaris
3 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (41.86%) TOGAF
3 10 (23.26%) SOA
4 9 (20.93%) Migration
5 8 (18.60%) Information Architecture
6 7 (16.28%) Content Management
6 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (9.30%) Information Management
8 4 (9.30%) ITIL
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.98%) CRM
9 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.98%) WFM
9 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (4.65%) Network Management
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) C
3 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (4.65%) Veritas File System
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) HP
4 3 (6.98%) Veritas
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) Sybase
4 3 (6.98%) Kronos
5 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.65%) Symantec
5 2 (4.65%) Remedy
5 2 (4.65%) BMC
5 2 (4.65%) Intel
6 1 (2.33%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) Siebel
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