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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 102 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 29 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 1.10% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.45% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 17
Median daily rate £600 £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.21% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.84%
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
2304 1934 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.64% 76.02% 75.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1201 922
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £260 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 88 106
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Birmingham +1 7 £475 -2.56% 1
Coventry 0 6 - -
Warwickshire 0 5 £600 +37.14%
Shropshire -41 4 £500 +11.11%
Solihull - 2 £625 - 2
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 40 (64.52%) TOGAF
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Zachman Framework
4 15 (24.19%) Finance
5 14 (22.58%) ITIL
6 13 (20.97%) SAP
6 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
7 11 (17.74%) Linux
7 11 (17.74%) SOA
7 11 (17.74%) Retail
8 10 (16.13%) Supplier Management
8 10 (16.13%) Windows
8 10 (16.13%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
9 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
9 9 (14.52%) Degree
9 9 (14.52%) Information Management
10 8 (12.90%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.90%) VMware
10 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (12.90%) Service Management
10 8 (12.90%) CRM
11 7 (11.29%) Unix
11 7 (11.29%) Smart Meter
11 7 (11.29%) MODAF
11 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (9.68%) Data Management
12 6 (9.68%) ERP
12 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology

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 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.61%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) IaaS
1 5 (8.06%) PaaS
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) DNS
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Big Data
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) DTS
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Automotive
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 58 (93.55%) Architect
2 17 (27.42%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (24.19%) Enterprise Architect
4 9 (14.52%) Data Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.06%) TOGAF Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Applications Architect
8 3 (4.84%) CRM Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Network Designer
8 3 (4.84%) Zachman Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) CRM Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) CRM Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) XML
3 2 (3.23%) COM
3 2 (3.23%) JSON
3 2 (3.23%) Play Framework
3 2 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) EDI
4 1 (1.61%) HTML
4 1 (1.61%) HTML5
4 1 (1.61%) REST
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.29%) Smart Meter
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Social Media
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) Windows
3 7 (11.29%) Unix
4 3 (4.84%) AIX
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Solaris
4 3 (4.84%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) TOGAF
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (22.58%) ITIL
5 11 (17.74%) SOA
6 10 (16.13%) Supplier Management
6 10 (16.13%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
7 9 (14.52%) Information Management
8 8 (12.90%) CRM
8 8 (12.90%) Data Analysis
8 8 (12.90%) Service Management
9 7 (11.29%) MODAF
9 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (9.68%) Data Management
10 6 (9.68%) ERP
10 6 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (8.06%) Analytics
11 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) C#
1 3 (4.84%) Java
1 3 (4.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) C++
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.61%) VB
2 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) MBA
3 2 (3.23%) CCDA
3 2 (3.23%) CCDP
3 2 (3.23%) CCIE
3 2 (3.23%) CCNA
3 2 (3.23%) CCNP
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
1 13 (20.97%) SAP
2 8 (12.90%) VMware
3 5 (8.06%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.23%) Infor
5 2 (3.23%) Juniper
5 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.61%) EMC
6 1 (1.61%) Pega
6 1 (1.61%) Siemens