The table below looks at the statistics for Enterprise Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 80 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 37 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.54% 1.47% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.97% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 6
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£500 £527 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% +67.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £623 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £22.69 £75.00
% change year-on-year
+71.88% -69.74%
Enterprise Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1791 1826 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.50% 74.56% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 977 688
Average daily rate £390 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 128 61
Average hourly rate £28.69 £30.20 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Enterprise Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Enterprise Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Birmingham +5 11 £550 +10.00%
Shropshire +4 10 £463 -12.40% 1
Warwickshire -3 2 £425 -20.93%
Coventry -4 1 - - 2
Walsall - 1 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Enterprise Architecture also 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 that cited Enterprise Architecture.

1 21 (36.84%) TOGAF
2 17 (29.82%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (26.32%) ITIL
4 13 (22.81%) CRM
5 12 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 12 (21.05%) SOA
5 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (19.30%) Finance
6 11 (19.30%) Security Architecture
6 11 (19.30%) Big Data
7 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
7 10 (17.54%) SQL
7 10 (17.54%) Oracle
8 9 (15.79%) Content Management
8 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
8 9 (15.79%) Open Source
9 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (14.04%) SAP
9 8 (14.04%) Linux
9 8 (14.04%) ETL
9 8 (14.04%) ERP
10 7 (12.28%) Service Management
10 7 (12.28%) ERwin
10 7 (12.28%) Data Security
11 6 (10.53%) Replication
11 6 (10.53%) Information Security
11 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
11 6 (10.53%) Change Management
11 6 (10.53%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Enterprise Architecture also 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 that cited Enterprise Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) SAS
2 3 (5.26%) Lync
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.51%) JBoss
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.75%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.75%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.75%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) SaaS
2 4 (7.02%) PaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (19.30%) Big Data
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.77%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (7.02%) Data Mart
5 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.51%) DB2
6 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.51%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.75%) DataStage
7 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) ERwin
2 5 (8.77%) Toad
3 1 (1.75%) XMLSpy
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (87.72%) Architect
2 20 (35.09%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.26%) IT Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.26%) AWS Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Security Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Information Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Data Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Systems Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Web Services
1 5 (8.77%) XML
1 5 (8.77%) Middleware
2 3 (5.26%) SOAP
2 3 (5.26%) HTML
2 3 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (3.51%) JDBC
3 2 (3.51%) JSP
3 2 (3.51%) Servlets
3 2 (3.51%) XSD
3 2 (3.51%) XSL
3 2 (3.51%) JMS
3 2 (3.51%) WSDL
3 2 (3.51%) Struts
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.51%) Spring
3 2 (3.51%) Java EE
4 1 (1.75%) JSON
4 1 (1.75%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.53%) Replication
3 3 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.51%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) UNIX
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) AIX
3 4 (7.02%) Solaris
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) TOGAF
2 15 (26.32%) ITIL
3 13 (22.81%) CRM
4 12 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 12 (21.05%) SOA
4 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (19.30%) Security Architecture
6 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.79%) Content Management
7 9 (15.79%) Open Source
8 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (14.04%) ETL
8 8 (14.04%) ERP
9 7 (12.28%) Service Management
9 7 (12.28%) Data Security
10 6 (10.53%) Information Security
10 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 6 (10.53%) Change Management
10 6 (10.53%) UML
10 6 (10.53%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) PHP
4 1 (1.75%) C
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) CCIE
2 3 (5.26%) CCNP
2 3 (5.26%) CCNA
2 3 (5.26%) CCDA
2 3 (5.26%) CCDP
2 3 (5.26%) CISSP
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.26%) CISA
2 3 (5.26%) CISM
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) CGEIT
4 1 (1.75%) CRISC
4 1 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) COBIT
2 1 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) SAP
3 6 (10.53%) IBM
4 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 3 (5.26%) Netezza
5 3 (5.26%) Cognos
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) Juniper
5 3 (5.26%) Informatica
6 2 (3.51%) BEA
6 2 (3.51%) Sybase
6 2 (3.51%) Pega
6 2 (3.51%) Vitria
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) Tableau
7 1 (1.75%) Dell
7 1 (1.75%) Siemens