The median contractor rate for a Enterprise Architect was £663 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Architect
London / City of London
Rank 145 146 178
Rank change year-on-year +1 +32  
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 10 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.41% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 14
Median daily rate £663 £713 £598
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.01% +19.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £608 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £828 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £625 £581
% change year-on-year -4.00% +7.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.21 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2886 3173 4864
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.25% 95.40% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2526 3664
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +7.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £45.40 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Enterprise Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architect in the City of London

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Architect in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architect in the City of London

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architect in the City of London

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Enterprise Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 8 (40.00%) Banking
1 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) MiFID
4 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Big Data
5 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) MS Office
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Equities
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
1 1 (5.00%) Kentico
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Equities
1 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) MiFID
2 1 (5.00%) COBIT
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) OpenAM
1 1 (5.00%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) VMware