The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Enterprise Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Solution Architect
UK
Rank 566 598 576
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Solutions Architect 26 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.054% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.057% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 20
Median daily rate £575 £550 £556
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £415 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £689 £651
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Enterprise Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 January 2017.

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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 +14 24 £575 +4.54% 3
London -8 14 £600 +13.20% 1
South East +23 7 £500 -9.09% 1
Hampshire - 7 £500 -
West Midlands - 2 £700 -
Basingstoke - 2 £500 -
East of England +1 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £500 -
Hook - 1 £500 -
Southampton - 1 £475 -
Edinburgh - 1 £468 -
Scotland - 1 £468 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Enterprise Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Enterprise Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Enterprise Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 9 (19.15%) Finance
1 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (14.89%) TOGAF
2 7 (14.89%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.64%) Banking
4 5 (10.64%) Marketing
4 5 (10.64%) .NET
4 5 (10.64%) Web Services
5 4 (8.51%) Windows
5 4 (8.51%) CRM
5 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) Retail
5 4 (8.51%) Billing
5 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.38%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.38%) hybris
6 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.38%) XenServer
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server

Enterprise Solutions Architect Skill Set
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 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.13%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) NetScaler
1 3 (6.38%) Wireless
2 1 (2.13%) FCoE
2 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) Multicast
2 1 (2.13%) NAS
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.26%) QlikView
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) HBase
2 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Marketing
3 4 (8.51%) Billing
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
5 1 (2.13%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
1 5 (10.64%) Web Services
2 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 3 (6.38%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) JSON
3 2 (4.26%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.13%) J2EE
4 1 (2.13%) RAML
4 1 (2.13%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.13%) Spring
4 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
3 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (14.89%) TOGAF
3 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.51%) CRM
4 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.38%) SOA
5 3 (6.38%) TDD
5 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.38%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (4.26%) B2B
6 2 (4.26%) BDD
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.26%) Microservices
6 2 (4.26%) RAD
6 2 (4.26%) SDLC
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) VCAP
1 2 (4.26%) VCDX
1 2 (4.26%) VCP6
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) XenServer
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) KVM
4 1 (2.13%) NFS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.13%) SRDF
4 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
1 7 (14.89%) SAP
2 6 (12.77%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Avaya
4 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) Dell
4 3 (6.38%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (6.38%) hybris
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.26%) Adobe
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) Tableau
5 2 (4.26%) Temenos
5 2 (4.26%) Teradata
6 1 (2.13%) DataSynapse
6 1 (2.13%) Huawei
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp