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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Architecture
Rank 87 88 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 32 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.26% 0.68% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 0.99% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £263 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £698
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £513 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £33.68 -
% change year-on-year
-55.45% -
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
1720 1409 1509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.64% 68.33% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 784 780
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 58 114
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 +2 14 £495 -
Birmingham -2 4 £425 -
Coventry -3 4 £425 - 1
Solihull +1 3 £575 +103.53%
Walsall - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28 (41.18%) TOGAF
2 24 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 19 (27.94%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (20.59%) Degree
6 14 (20.59%) Analytics
6 14 (20.59%) Finance
6 14 (20.59%) SAP
7 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
7 11 (16.18%) UML
7 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
8 10 (14.71%) Security Architecture
8 10 (14.71%) Big Data
9 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
10 8 (11.76%) IBM
10 8 (11.76%) WAN
10 8 (11.76%) Informatica
10 8 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (11.76%) MarkLogic
10 8 (11.76%) Splunk
10 8 (11.76%) Hadoop
10 8 (11.76%) Predictive Analytics
10 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
10 8 (11.76%) Project Planning
10 8 (11.76%) Netezza
11 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
11 7 (10.29%) CITP
11 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.47%) TPMS
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) CICS
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SAP CRM
1 4 (5.88%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (1.47%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) WAN
2 7 (10.29%) Firewall
3 5 (7.35%) LAN
4 3 (4.41%) Packet Switching
4 3 (4.41%) Wireless
4 3 (4.41%) IPsec
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (4.41%) VPN
4 3 (4.41%) Internet
4 3 (4.41%) MPLS
5 2 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.47%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Big Data
2 8 (11.76%) MarkLogic
2 8 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.94%) DB2
6 1 (1.47%) OLAP
6 1 (1.47%) Informix
6 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.41%) Automotive
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (80.88%) Architect
2 20 (29.41%) Enterprise Architect
3 13 (19.12%) Technical Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Integration Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Integration Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Information Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Chief Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Chief Technical Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Business Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Data Modeller
10 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Business Process Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Lead Architect
11 1 (1.47%) Senior Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Middleware
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
3 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (2.94%) XML
4 1 (1.47%) JMS
4 1 (1.47%) JavaBeans
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) REST
4 1 (1.47%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (1.47%) OAuth2
4 1 (1.47%) Spring
4 1 (1.47%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.47%) WCF
4 1 (1.47%) WPF
4 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.47%) EJB
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) JSP
4 1 (1.47%) Servlets
4 1 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.88%) Open Source
6 2 (2.94%) DataPower
6 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.47%) PMI
7 1 (1.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) TOGAF
2 24 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 19 (27.94%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (20.59%) Analytics
7 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
7 11 (16.18%) UML
8 10 (14.71%) Security Architecture
9 8 (11.76%) Predictive Analytics
9 8 (11.76%) Project Planning
9 8 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
10 7 (10.29%) CRM
10 7 (10.29%) Project Management
10 7 (10.29%) Data Architecture
10 7 (10.29%) Information Architecture
10 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) SOA
12 5 (7.35%) Workflow
12 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VBA
3 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) CITP
2 7 (10.29%) Chartered Engineer
2 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.35%) ISSAP
5 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) SAP
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.76%) IBM
3 8 (11.76%) Informatica
3 8 (11.76%) Netezza
3 8 (11.76%) Splunk
4 5 (7.35%) CA
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.94%) Sybase
7 2 (2.94%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.47%) Demandware
8 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.47%) BEA
8 1 (1.47%) Pega
8 1 (1.47%) hybris
8 1 (1.47%) RightScale
8 1 (1.47%) Vitria
8 1 (1.47%) ATG
8 1 (1.47%) Omniture