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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 110 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 27 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.75% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.99% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 18
Average daily rate £588 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £505 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £59.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-27.11% +61.64%
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
2342 2011 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.98% 75.09% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 1199 934
Average daily rate £400 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 100 96
Average hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Coventry -1 8 £550 - 1
Birmingham +7 6 £488 -11.36% 4
Warwickshire -2 6 £600 +39.13%
Solihull - 3 £625 - 1
Shropshire -33 2 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 36 (62.07%) TOGAF
2 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.86%) Finance
4 14 (24.14%) Zachman Framework
5 13 (22.41%) SAP
5 13 (22.41%) ITIL
6 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.97%) Retail
8 10 (17.24%) Supplier Management
8 10 (17.24%) Windows
8 10 (17.24%) Linux
8 10 (17.24%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (15.52%) SOA
9 9 (15.52%) Degree
10 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (13.79%) VMware
11 7 (12.07%) Smart Meter
11 7 (12.07%) MODAF
11 7 (12.07%) CRM
11 7 (12.07%) Unix
11 7 (12.07%) Service Management
12 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
12 6 (10.34%) ERP
12 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
12 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (10.34%) Data Management
12 6 (10.34%) Information Management
12 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
12 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.72%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) IaaS
1 5 (8.62%) PaaS
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
2 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) DTS
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Automotive
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (93.10%) Architect
2 16 (27.59%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Data Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Designer
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.90%) TOGAF Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Network Designer
9 2 (3.45%) .NET Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Business Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) CRM Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Data Modeller
9 2 (3.45%) Information Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Security Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) COM
3 1 (1.72%) EDI
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) HTML5
3 1 (1.72%) REST
3 1 (1.72%) SOAP
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Smart Meter
2 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Social Media
4 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) AIX
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Solaris
3 2 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) TOGAF
2 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) Zachman Framework
4 13 (22.41%) ITIL
5 10 (17.24%) Supplier Management
5 10 (17.24%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (15.52%) SOA
7 7 (12.07%) CRM
7 7 (12.07%) MODAF
7 7 (12.07%) Service Management
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
8 6 (10.34%) Data Management
8 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.34%) ERP
8 6 (10.34%) Information Management
8 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.62%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
9 5 (8.62%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) C#
1 2 (3.45%) Java
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) C
2 1 (1.72%) C++
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) VB
2 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) MBA
3 2 (3.45%) CCDA
3 2 (3.45%) CCDP
3 2 (3.45%) CCIE
3 2 (3.45%) CCNA
3 2 (3.45%) CCNP
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) SAP
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) IBM
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle
6 2 (3.45%) Infor
6 2 (3.45%) Juniper
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.72%) EMC
7 1 (1.72%) Pega
7 1 (1.72%) Siemens