Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 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
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 116 135
Rank change year-on-year -15 +19 -12
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 82 80 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.59% 1.64% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.02% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 54
East of England median daily rate £563 £500 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -23.08% +18.18%
10th Percentile £400 £350 £460
90th Percentile £687 £603 £700
England median daily rate £551 £534 £550
% change year-on-year +3.14% -2.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
East of England median hourly rate - £42.75 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.12% -12.21%
England median hourly rate £47.38 £43.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +8.91% +19.18% +108.57%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4265 3967 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.66% 81.39% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2460 2302 2704
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 320 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Enterprise Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the East of England

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the East of England

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the East of England

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the East of England

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 23 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
Bedfordshire +9 37 £588 +6.82%
Cambridgeshire -4 20 £450 -18.18% 1
Suffolk +17 11 £550 +10.05%
Essex -25 8 £625 +78.57% 1
Hertfordshire -27 5 £541 -1.64% 1
Norfolk -7 1 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 23 (28.05%) TOGAF
2 22 (26.83%) Migration
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.07%) E-Commerce
5 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
5 13 (15.85%) Citrix
6 12 (14.63%) SOA
6 12 (14.63%) PCI DSS
6 12 (14.63%) Analytics
7 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
7 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (13.41%) XenApp
7 11 (13.41%) Security Architecture
7 11 (13.41%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
7 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (13.41%) MCSE
7 11 (13.41%) MCSA
7 11 (13.41%) Windows
7 11 (13.41%) JBoss
7 11 (13.41%) Programme Governance
8 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
8 10 (12.20%) Solaris
8 10 (12.20%) Unix
8 10 (12.20%) Business Continuity
8 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
9 9 (10.98%) JIRA
9 9 (10.98%) Project Planning

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (13.41%) JBoss
2 9 (10.98%) Confluence
3 8 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.76%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.88%) WildFly
5 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.22%) CMS
7 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) Firewall
2 5 (6.10%) Ethernet
2 5 (6.10%) Network Security
2 5 (6.10%) Profibus
3 4 (4.88%) LAN
3 4 (4.88%) NetScaler
3 4 (4.88%) SAN
3 4 (4.88%) WAN
4 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.44%) NAS
5 2 (2.44%) Skype
5 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) Big Data
3 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.88%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (3.66%) Amazon QuickSight
6 3 (3.66%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.66%) Impala
6 3 (3.66%) QlikView
7 2 (2.44%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.44%) HBase
7 2 (2.44%) Mahout
8 1 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.98%) Retail
2 7 (8.54%) Law
3 6 (7.32%) Finance
4 4 (4.88%) Local Government
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (60.98%) Architect
2 16 (19.51%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (15.85%) Enterprise Architect
4 10 (12.20%) Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (7.32%) Data Architect
5 6 (7.32%) Migration Specialist
5 6 (7.32%) Security Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.88%) IT Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Integration Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Security Operations Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Security Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Technology Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) J2EE
2 7 (8.54%) Web Services
3 5 (6.10%) Java EE
3 5 (6.10%) JMS
3 5 (6.10%) Middleware
3 5 (6.10%) Servlets
4 4 (4.88%) EJB
4 4 (4.88%) JDBC
4 4 (4.88%) JPA
5 2 (2.44%) GraphX
5 2 (2.44%) MLlib
5 2 (2.44%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.22%) REST
6 1 (1.22%) SOAP
6 1 (1.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.10%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 5 (6.10%) SCADA
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.44%) User Experience
5 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.22%) FMCG
6 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
2 10 (12.20%) Solaris
2 10 (12.20%) Unix
3 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) TOGAF
2 22 (26.83%) Migration
3 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.07%) E-Commerce
5 12 (14.63%) Analytics
5 12 (14.63%) SOA
6 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
6 11 (13.41%) Programme Governance
6 11 (13.41%) Security Architecture
6 11 (13.41%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
7 10 (12.20%) Business Continuity
7 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (10.98%) Data Analytics
8 9 (10.98%) IT Strategy
8 9 (10.98%) Project Planning
9 7 (8.54%) Application Packaging
9 7 (8.54%) High Availability
9 7 (8.54%) Remediation Plan
9 7 (8.54%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.54%) C
1 7 (8.54%) Java
1 7 (8.54%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) R
3 1 (1.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) MCSA
1 11 (13.41%) MCSE
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.54%) CCA
2 7 (8.54%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.88%) Degree
3 4 (4.88%) VCAP
3 4 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.66%) MCP
5 2 (2.44%) CCIE
5 2 (2.44%) CCNA
5 2 (2.44%) CCNP
5 2 (2.44%) ISEB
5 2 (2.44%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CISM
6 1 (1.22%) CISSP
6 1 (1.22%) GCED
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.88%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) SLA
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.22%) GMP
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
1 11 (13.41%) XenApp
2 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) SCCM
2 3 (3.66%) Mesos
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.44%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.85%) Citrix
3 6 (7.32%) Cisco
3 6 (7.32%) SAP
3 6 (7.32%) VMware
4 4 (4.88%) Oracle
4 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.66%) Tableau
6 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.44%) CommVault
6 2 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.22%) BMC
7 1 (1.22%) hybris
7 1 (1.22%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) Sitecore