Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 18 January 2018 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 119 124
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 47 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.15% 1.02% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.24% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 56
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £500 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -23.08% +19.27%
10th Percentile £425 £423 £449
90th Percentile £678 £660 £700
South East median daily rate £513 £570 £520
% change year-on-year -10.09% +9.62% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £42.25 -
South East median hourly rate - £42.25 -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,393 3,306 3,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 82.98% 81.87% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,777 1,742 2,130
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 122 170
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.31% -33.64% +33.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.10 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Berkshire

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Berkshire

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in Berkshire

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Bracknell -4 13 £510 -11.30% 1
Reading -5 6 £575 -2.13%
Maidenhead 0 5 £625 -10.71% 2
Newbury -14 5 £450 -5.26% 2
Slough - 4 £443 -
Enterprise Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 19 (40.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (31.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (29.79%) COBIT
3 14 (29.79%) CISSP
3 14 (29.79%) ITIL
4 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (27.66%) CCSP
4 13 (27.66%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (27.66%) Public Cloud
5 12 (25.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 12 (25.53%) Information Security
5 12 (25.53%) Service Management
5 12 (25.53%) CISM
6 11 (23.40%) ITSM
6 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
6 11 (23.40%) CESG
6 11 (23.40%) Star Schema
6 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
6 11 (23.40%) Time Management
6 11 (23.40%) eTOM
6 11 (23.40%) Service Design
7 10 (21.28%) Project Planning
8 9 (19.15%) SaaS
8 9 (19.15%) PaaS
8 9 (19.15%) Degree
8 9 (19.15%) ISO 22301
9 7 (14.89%) Infotainment
9 7 (14.89%) Strategic Thinking
9 7 (14.89%) MQTT
9 7 (14.89%) Mobile App

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.13%) Confluence
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (19.15%) PaaS
2 9 (19.15%) SaaS
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.13%) GitHub
5 1 (2.13%) Slack
5 1 (2.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) HTTP
1 7 (14.89%) MQTT
1 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (2.13%) DMZ
3 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.13%) FWSM
3 1 (2.13%) MPLS
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) VPLS
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) Star Schema
2 7 (14.89%) MySQL
2 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.89%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.26%) Data Lake
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.89%) Automotive
3 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.64%) Finance
4 5 (10.64%) Retail
5 3 (6.38%) Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Legal
7 1 (2.13%) Billing
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Architect
2 11 (23.40%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (21.28%) Security Architect
3 10 (21.28%) Security Specialist
4 8 (17.02%) Cloud Specialist
4 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Architecture Specialist
5 7 (14.89%) CISSP Specialist
6 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Information Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Information Security Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Domain Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Information Security Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Network Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum Master
9 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) PostGIS
1 7 (14.89%) REST
1 7 (14.89%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Public Cloud
2 11 (23.40%) CESG
3 7 (14.89%) Infotainment
3 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
4 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (8.51%) FMCG
6 3 (6.38%) Private Cloud
7 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.26%) Internet of Things
7 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
8 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
8 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
8 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (2.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
1 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) AIX
3 1 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 12 (25.53%) Information Security
3 12 (25.53%) Service Management
4 11 (23.40%) eTOM
4 11 (23.40%) ITSM
4 11 (23.40%) Service Design
4 11 (23.40%) Time Management
5 10 (21.28%) Project Planning
6 7 (14.89%) Data Integration
6 7 (14.89%) Strategic Thinking
6 7 (14.89%) Telematics
6 7 (14.89%) Validation
7 6 (12.77%) Security Architecture
8 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.51%) SIEM
9 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) CISSP
2 13 (27.66%) CCSP
2 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (25.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 12 (25.53%) CISM
4 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
5 9 (19.15%) Degree
6 4 (8.51%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) CCIE
8 1 (2.13%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (2.13%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (29.79%) COBIT
3 9 (19.15%) ISO 22301
4 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) MOM
2 2 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.13%) Rancher
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) F5
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) McAfee
3 2 (4.26%) Splunk
3 2 (4.26%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.13%) EMC
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow