The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Enterprise Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 142 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 +40  
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 9 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.68% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 17
Median daily rate £625 £655 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.58% +19.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £800 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £585 £625 £600
% change year-on-year -6.40% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 3152 3240 5510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.52% 95.74% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2416 2625 4243
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 £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 100
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.47% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (10.53%) Information Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Equities
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (5.26%) EPoS
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.26%) Nokia
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) PHP

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) Drupal
1 1 (5.26%) Kentico
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) BGP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) OSPF
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Equities
1 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Information Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) PHP
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) OpenAM
1 1 (5.26%) OpenIDM
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Nokia
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
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