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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 121 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +10
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 28 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 1.60% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 2.11% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 21
Median daily rate £500 £500 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £465
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+21.79% +71.88%
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
2602 1797 1840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.16% 75.54% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1103 975
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 78 134
Median hourly rate £17.00 £29.35 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.06% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.05 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.65 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Enterprise Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Enterprise Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Warwickshire 0 7 £548 +28.82%
Birmingham -17 7 £475 -13.63% 2
Walsall 0 3 £545 -
Shropshire -37 3 £500 +8.10%
Staffordshire - 2 £400 -
Herefordshire - 1 £500 -
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 24 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Data Modelling
2 10 (17.86%) Java
2 10 (17.86%) XML
3 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) IBM
3 9 (16.07%) Information Management
4 8 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 8 (14.29%) VMware
4 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 8 (14.29%) Finance
4 8 (14.29%) SOA
4 8 (14.29%) Web Services
5 7 (12.50%) JMS
5 7 (12.50%) Middleware
5 7 (12.50%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 7 (12.50%) Oracle
5 7 (12.50%) Workflow
5 7 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (12.50%) SDLC
5 7 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
6 6 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (10.71%) Pega
6 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (10.71%) Retail

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.71%) JBoss
2 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.57%) CICS
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.79%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) DNS
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) DB2
1 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
1 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Big Data
2 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Automotive
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (94.64%) Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Data Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Systems Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Business Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Data Modeller
8 2 (3.57%) Information Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Mainframe Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Network Designer
8 2 (3.57%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) Web Services
3 7 (12.50%) JMS
3 7 (12.50%) Middleware
4 6 (10.71%) CSS
4 6 (10.71%) HTML
4 6 (10.71%) JSP
4 6 (10.71%) Servlets
4 6 (10.71%) Spring
4 6 (10.71%) Struts
5 3 (5.36%) JSON
5 3 (5.36%) Play Framework
6 2 (3.57%) .NET
7 1 (1.79%) J2EE
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.79%) SOAP
7 1 (1.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 6 (10.71%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.14%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Unix
4 3 (5.36%) AIX
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Solaris
4 3 (5.36%) SUSE
5 2 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Data Modelling
3 9 (16.07%) Information Management
4 8 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 8 (14.29%) SOA
5 7 (12.50%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) SDLC
5 7 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (12.50%) Workflow
5 7 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (10.71%) MVC
6 6 (10.71%) OO
7 5 (8.93%) Migration
7 5 (8.93%) MODAF
7 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) SQL
3 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) C++
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
3 2 (3.57%) CCDA
3 2 (3.57%) CCDP
3 2 (3.57%) CCIE
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
3 2 (3.57%) CCNP
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) MBA
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) IBM
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle
4 6 (10.71%) BEA
4 6 (10.71%) Pega
4 6 (10.71%) Sybase
4 6 (10.71%) Vitria
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (3.57%) Juniper
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) EMC
7 1 (1.79%) Siemens