Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 109 129
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20 -21
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 42 60 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.03% 1.42% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.75% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 53
Berkshire median daily rate £625 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -15.38% +23.81%
10th Percentile £466 £425 £448
90th Percentile £925 £633 £700
South East median daily rate £513 £538 £520
% change year-on-year -4.65% +3.37% -0.95%
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 3419 3438 3919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.59% 81.35% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 1853 2162
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 130 176
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £30.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.31% -41.71% +78.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £39.05 £48.83 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Bracknell 0 9 £488 -9.30% 1
Reading +14 8 £625 +6.38%
Maidenhead -9 5 £663 +15.22%
Slough - 2 £675 -
Enterprise Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 19 (45.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (35.71%) Information Security
3 13 (30.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (28.57%) COBIT
4 12 (28.57%) ITIL
5 11 (26.19%) CCSP
5 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (26.19%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (26.19%) Security Architecture
5 11 (26.19%) Public Cloud
6 10 (23.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 10 (23.81%) SIEM
6 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 10 (23.81%) CISSP
6 10 (23.81%) Service Management
6 10 (23.81%) CISM
7 9 (21.43%) ITSM
7 9 (21.43%) CESG
7 9 (21.43%) Star Schema
7 9 (21.43%) Time Management
7 9 (21.43%) eTOM
7 9 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 9 (21.43%) Service Design
8 8 (19.05%) ISO 22301
8 8 (19.05%) Degree
9 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 6 (14.29%) Private Cloud
10 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.90%) Risk Management

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 4 (9.52%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.14%) IaaS
4 2 (4.76%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.38%) GitHub
5 1 (2.38%) Slack
5 1 (2.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (2.38%) DMZ
3 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.38%) FWSM
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) Star Schema
2 2 (4.76%) DB2
2 2 (4.76%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Architect
2 16 (38.10%) Security Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Information Security Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Security Specialist
5 7 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
6 6 (14.29%) CISSP Specialist
6 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (14.29%) Information Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Domain Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Head of Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Business Change Project Manager
8 2 (4.76%) CISSP Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Network Security Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Public Cloud
2 9 (21.43%) CESG
3 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.29%) Private Cloud
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.76%) FMCG
5 2 (4.76%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.38%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) AIX
2 1 (2.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (35.71%) Information Security
3 12 (28.57%) ITIL
4 11 (26.19%) Security Architecture
5 10 (23.81%) Service Management
5 10 (23.81%) SIEM
6 9 (21.43%) eTOM
6 9 (21.43%) ITSM
6 9 (21.43%) Service Design
6 9 (21.43%) Time Management
6 9 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.52%) ArchiMate
9 4 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (9.52%) UML
10 3 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) CCSP
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 10 (23.81%) CISM
2 10 (23.81%) CISSP
2 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 8 (19.05%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (2.38%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (28.57%) COBIT
3 8 (19.05%) ISO 22301
4 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.38%) MOM
3 1 (2.38%) Rancher
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) ArcSight
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco
2 4 (9.52%) CyberArk
2 4 (9.52%) McAfee
2 4 (9.52%) Splunk
2 4 (9.52%) Symantec
2 4 (9.52%) Tripwire
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow