The table below looks at the statistics for the Enterprise Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architect
Rank 106 100 111
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 16 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£500 - £538
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 - £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £490 £550
% change year-on-year
+17.34% -10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Enterprise Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2334 1953 2157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.82% 92.21% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1031 1065
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 141 150
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £32.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Enterprise Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Enterprise Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Enterprise Architect across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Architect Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Enterprise Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architect across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architect
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Warwickshire -10 4 - -
Birmingham - 4 £600 -
Walsall - 3 £481 -
Enterprise Architect
England

Enterprise Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Enterprise Architect in their job title.

1 13 (40.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 11 (34.38%) IBM
3 11 (34.38%) SAP
4 8 (25.00%) SOA
5 7 (21.88%) Retail
6 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.75%) CRM
6 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle
7 5 (15.63%) Finance
8 4 (12.50%) Automotive
8 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
8 4 (12.50%) ERP
8 4 (12.50%) Degree
8 4 (12.50%) DataPower
8 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (9.38%) Big Data
9 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
9 3 (9.38%) Packet Switching
9 3 (9.38%) WAN
9 3 (9.38%) VPN
9 3 (9.38%) ITIL
9 3 (9.38%) MPLS
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco
9 3 (9.38%) Marketing
9 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development

Enterprise Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Enterprise Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Packet Switching
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
1 3 (9.38%) VPN
1 3 (9.38%) MPLS
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) Wireless
1 3 (9.38%) IPsec
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) MarkLogic
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Automotive
4 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (9.38%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.50%) DataPower
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 8 (25.00%) SOA
4 6 (18.75%) CRM
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.50%) ERP
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Network Design
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) Data Management
8 2 (6.25%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Business Development
8 2 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CITP
2 2 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (6.25%) MBA
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) SAP
1 11 (34.38%) IBM
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Informatica
5 2 (6.25%) Mercator
5 2 (6.25%) Netezza
5 2 (6.25%) Splunk
5 2 (6.25%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.13%) RightScale
6 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft