Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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.

Enterprise Architecture
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 40 44
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 +18
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 39 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.69% 3.19% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 3.84% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 12
Bedfordshire median daily rate £594 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -4.35% -6.12%
10th Percentile £431 £419 £514
90th Percentile £728 £599 £606
East of England median daily rate £557 £500 £650
% change year-on-year +11.30% -23.08% +23.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year - +17.12% -12.21%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 576 521 578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 84.09% 83.23% 83.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 331 385
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £273 £213 £240
90th Percentile £581 £588 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 38
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +117.39%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.02 £13.55
90th Percentile £50.48 £43.11 £50.71
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.23 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.67% +24.90% +3.91%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Enterprise Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 30 £610 +39.43%
Enterprise Architecture
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 16 (41.03%) E-Commerce
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Migration
3 12 (30.77%) PCI DSS
4 11 (28.21%) TOGAF
4 11 (28.21%) XenApp
4 11 (28.21%) Citrix
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.21%) MCSE
4 11 (28.21%) MCSA
4 11 (28.21%) Programme Governance
5 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.08%) Retail
5 9 (23.08%) Data Architecture
6 8 (20.51%) Big Data
7 7 (17.95%) CCA
7 7 (17.95%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (17.95%) CMMI
7 7 (17.95%) Web Services
7 7 (17.95%) Windows
7 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
7 7 (17.95%) SCCM
7 7 (17.95%) Data Integration
7 7 (17.95%) Application Packaging
7 7 (17.95%) Remediation Plan
7 7 (17.95%) Analytics
8 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.38%) People Management
8 6 (15.38%) Event-Driven Architecture

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) WildFly
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Network Security
2 4 (10.26%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 2 (5.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) Big Data
3 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.26%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (7.69%) Amazon QuickSight
5 3 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.69%) Impala
5 3 (7.69%) QlikView
6 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.13%) HBase
6 2 (5.13%) Mahout
7 1 (2.56%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (2.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (23.08%) Retail
2 4 (10.26%) Local Government
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Architect
2 13 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Data Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Applications Specialist
4 6 (15.38%) Migration Specialist
5 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Security Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Integration Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Data Integration Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Big Data Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Chief Technology Officer
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analytics Architect
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Architect
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Web Services
2 5 (12.82%) Java EE
2 5 (12.82%) JMS
2 5 (12.82%) Middleware
2 5 (12.82%) Servlets
3 4 (10.26%) EJB
3 4 (10.26%) JDBC
3 4 (10.26%) JPA
4 2 (5.13%) GraphX
4 2 (5.13%) MLlib
4 2 (5.13%) TensorFlow
5 1 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.56%) REST
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Solaris
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) E-Commerce
2 13 (33.33%) Migration
3 11 (28.21%) Programme Governance
3 11 (28.21%) TOGAF
4 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.08%) Data Architecture
5 7 (17.95%) Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) Application Packaging
5 7 (17.95%) CMMI
5 7 (17.95%) Data Integration
5 7 (17.95%) Remediation Plan
6 6 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (15.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 6 (15.38%) People Management
6 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (15.38%) UML
6 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
7 5 (12.82%) Business Transformation
7 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Java
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) R
4 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) MCSA
1 11 (28.21%) MCSE
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) CCA
2 7 (17.95%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (10.26%) VCAP
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.69%) MCP
5 2 (5.13%) CCNA
5 2 (5.13%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) XenApp
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Mesos
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Citrix
3 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) SAP
4 4 (10.26%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) Tableau
6 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) CommVault
6 2 (5.13%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) hybris
7 1 (2.56%) Sitecore