Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 25 July 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 90 80
Rank change year-on-year +35 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 31 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.36% 0.91% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 1.11% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 6
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -11.36% +15.79%
10th Percentile £410 £463 £431
90th Percentile £575 £679 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £550 £488
% change year-on-year -9.09% +12.82% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1081 1260 1200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 82.46% 82.19% 76.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 850 787
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £534 £538 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 29
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £15.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.79% -32.22% +63.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.73 £9.80
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.75 £60.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.25 £17.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +19.12% -27.66% +30.56%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Birmingham

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Birmingham

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 18 (58.06%) SaaS
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (48.39%) Java
4 14 (45.16%) Open Source
5 12 (38.71%) Microservices
6 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (32.26%) PaaS
7 10 (32.26%) Heroku
7 10 (32.26%) REST
7 10 (32.26%) GitHub
7 10 (32.26%) Bitbucket
7 10 (32.26%) IaaS
7 10 (32.26%) OpenShift
7 10 (32.26%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (32.26%) Docker
7 10 (32.26%) DevOps
7 10 (32.26%) Spring Boot
7 10 (32.26%) MuleSoft
7 10 (32.26%) Apigee
7 10 (32.26%) API Development
7 10 (32.26%) API Design
7 10 (32.26%) API Integration
7 10 (32.26%) GitLab
7 10 (32.26%) Kubernetes
7 10 (32.26%) SOAP
7 10 (32.26%) Linux
7 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
7 10 (32.26%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (32.26%) Billing

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (32.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (58.06%) SaaS
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (32.26%) GitHub
4 10 (32.26%) Heroku
4 10 (32.26%) IaaS
4 10 (32.26%) OpenShift
4 10 (32.26%) PaaS
5 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) EDRMS
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Bitbucket
1 10 (32.26%) GitLab
2 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) ERwin
General
1 10 (32.26%) Billing
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
3 5 (16.13%) Head of Applications
4 4 (12.90%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Head of Application Development
4 4 (12.90%) Head of Development
4 4 (12.90%) Head of Support
5 3 (9.68%) Azure Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Data Compliance Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Data Migration Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Migration Manager
7 1 (3.23%) SaaS Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Service Architect
7 1 (3.23%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) REST
1 10 (32.26%) SOAP
1 10 (32.26%) Spring
1 10 (32.26%) Spring Boot
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) User Experience
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Open Source
2 12 (38.71%) Microservices
3 10 (32.26%) API Design
3 10 (32.26%) API Development
3 10 (32.26%) API Integration
3 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (32.26%) DevOps
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Project Management
5 8 (25.81%) Service Management
6 7 (22.58%) Data Modelling
7 6 (19.35%) Data Management
8 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (12.90%) Case Management
9 4 (12.90%) CRM
9 4 (12.90%) IT Strategy
9 4 (12.90%) SDLC
9 4 (12.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) Python
2 4 (12.90%) Ruby
2 4 (12.90%) Scala
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Apigee
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
1 10 (32.26%) MuleSoft
1 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
1 10 (32.26%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Casewise
3 1 (3.23%) Embarcadero
3 1 (3.23%) IBM