The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Enterprise 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 Senior Enterprise Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Enterprise Architect
Rank 581 563 578
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Enterprise Architect 13 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.015% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Average daily rate
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£618 £625 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £615
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £725 £715
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £625 £600
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
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
50521 47308 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.54% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30608 27726 29859
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2123 2716
Average hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Senior Enterprise Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Enterprise Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Enterprise Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Enterprise Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Senior Enterprise Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Enterprise Architect
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Enterprise Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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 -22 12 £600 -4.00%
London +19 5 £694 -
Hampshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
South East - - - -
Havant - - - -

Senior Enterprise Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Enterprise 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 Senior Enterprise Architect in their job title.

1 8 (22.86%) Open Source
1 8 (22.86%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (17.14%) Mainframe
2 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.29%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Puppet
3 5 (14.29%) SaaS
3 5 (14.29%) PaaS
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.43%) Ajax
4 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) JSON
4 4 (11.43%) Software Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
4 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (11.43%) REST
4 4 (11.43%) CSS3
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) MySQL
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) NHS
4 4 (11.43%) SOA
4 4 (11.43%) HTTP

Senior Enterprise Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Enterprise 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 Senior Enterprise Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) SAS
1 1 (2.86%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (2.86%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
1 5 (14.29%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) HTTP
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.43%) SSL
2 3 (8.57%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) VLAN
3 1 (2.86%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) JSON
1 4 (11.43%) HTML5
1 4 (11.43%) REST
1 4 (11.43%) CSS3
1 4 (11.43%) Ajax
2 2 (5.71%) Java EE
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Open Source
2 6 (17.14%) Mainframe
3 4 (11.43%) NHS
4 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.71%) Informatics
5 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) VME
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
2 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.43%) SOA
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
4 4 (11.43%) Software Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) WFM
6 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) B2B
6 2 (5.71%) B2C
6 2 (5.71%) BPR
6 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Scala
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) PMP
4 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) SAP
1 3 (8.57%) Kronos
2 1 (2.86%) DataFlux
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.86%) VMware