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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Solution Architect
Rank 627 616 599
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Solutions Architect 21 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.076% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.080% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 18
Median daily rate £550 £550 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £726
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £613
% change year-on-year
- -10.20%
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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 2016.

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 12 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 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 21 £550 - 6
London -6 13 £650 - 2
South East +12 3 £550 +4.76% 1
Midlands - 3 £550 -
Berkshire +8 2 £550 +6.02%
Yorkshire - 2 £500 -
City of London +19 1 £600 -
Sheffield - 1 £500 -
Worthing - 1 £495 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
West Sussex - 1 £495 -

Enterprise Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 25 (39.68%) TOGAF
2 21 (33.33%) Finance
3 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (22.22%) SOA
5 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.29%) Retail
6 9 (14.29%) Data Management
6 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 9 (14.29%) Automotive
6 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 8 (12.70%) BT
7 8 (12.70%) Risk Management
7 8 (12.70%) Oracle
7 8 (12.70%) Information Management
7 8 (12.70%) IT Governance
8 7 (11.11%) Java
9 6 (9.52%) Degree
9 6 (9.52%) Banking
9 6 (9.52%) Scrum
10 5 (7.94%) Marketing
10 5 (7.94%) Open Source
10 5 (7.94%) TIBCO
10 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.94%) REST
11 4 (6.35%) Microservices
11 4 (6.35%) ERP
11 4 (6.35%) MQSeries
11 4 (6.35%) SAP
11 4 (6.35%) SOAP

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 4 (6.35%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.17%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) FCoE
1 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
1 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) Multicast
1 1 (1.59%) NAS
1 1 (1.59%) Network Security
1 1 (1.59%) SAN
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
2 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.76%) QlikView
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.59%) HBase
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Automotive
2 9 (14.29%) Retail
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Marketing
5 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.17%) Publishing
7 1 (1.59%) Advertising
7 1 (1.59%) Back Office
7 1 (1.59%) Front Office
7 1 (1.59%) Games
7 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) REST
2 4 (6.35%) SOAP
2 4 (6.35%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (6.35%) XML
3 3 (4.76%) JSON
3 3 (4.76%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) Middleware
4 1 (1.59%) RAML
4 1 (1.59%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Linux
1 1 (1.59%) Solaris
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) TOGAF
2 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (22.22%) SOA
4 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.29%) Data Management
5 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 8 (12.70%) Information Management
6 8 (12.70%) IT Governance
6 8 (12.70%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.52%) Scrum
8 5 (7.94%) Open Source
8 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.35%) ERP
9 4 (6.35%) Microservices
10 3 (4.76%) B2B
10 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.76%) Requirements Management
10 3 (4.76%) Service Management
10 3 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) C#
2 2 (3.17%) RPG
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) KVM
3 1 (1.59%) NFS
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.59%) SRDF
3 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) BT
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.35%) Axway
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) SAP
4 3 (4.76%) Tableau
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Calypso
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 2 (3.17%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.17%) Temenos
5 2 (3.17%) Teradata
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
6 1 (1.59%) Intel
6 1 (1.59%) NetApp
6 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase