The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Architecture
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 26 28 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 10 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.61% 2.61% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 2.97% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 11
Median daily rate £599 £588 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +2.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £408 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £525 £538
% change year-on-year -1.90% -2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £59.00

Enterprise Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 251 269 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.61% 87.91% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 181 270
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.40 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Enterprise Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Bedfordshire

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Bedfordshire

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in Bedfordshire

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Luton +12 7 £625 +3.09%
Enterprise Architecture
East of England

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 13 (76.47%) E-Commerce
2 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
4 9 (52.94%) High Availability
4 9 (52.94%) IaaS
4 9 (52.94%) WAN
4 9 (52.94%) DNS
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
5 8 (47.06%) Service Management
6 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (41.18%) Capacity Management
7 5 (29.41%) LAN
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
9 3 (17.65%) CRM
9 3 (17.65%) SAP
9 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (17.65%) Planning and Forecasting
10 2 (11.76%) People Management
10 2 (11.76%) Line Management
10 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
10 2 (11.76%) Retail
10 2 (11.76%) Data Management
10 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (52.94%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Architect
2 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (29.41%) AWS Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) CRM Architect
4 3 (17.65%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Architect
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Architect
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Hybris Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) JMS
1 1 (5.88%) JPA
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
1 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) E-Commerce
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) High Availability
3 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
4 8 (47.06%) Service Management
5 7 (41.18%) Capacity Management
5 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (17.65%) CRM
7 3 (17.65%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (11.76%) Data Management
8 2 (11.76%) Line Management
8 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
8 2 (11.76%) People Management
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
9 1 (5.88%) Content Management
9 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
9 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) hybris