Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 85 71
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 +7
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 6 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 0.72% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.90% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 16
Birmingham median daily rate £556 £588 £595
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% -1.26% +40.00%
10th Percentile £402 £457 £463
90th Percentile £735 £700 £694
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £575 £650
% change year-on-year -8.70% -11.54% +32.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £95.00 -
% change year-on-year -67.04% - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,277 1,117 989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.82% 80.36% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 701 623
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -0.34%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £220
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 42
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% -2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.83 £10.64
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.68 £21.26 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.68% +6.30% -11.11%

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 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) OAuth2
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 2 (33.33%) Apigee
2 2 (33.33%) OAuth
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Hystrix
3 1 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Search
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Liferay
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Insurance Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Hystrix
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) OAuth
2 2 (33.33%) OAuth2
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSR 168
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Apigee
2 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft