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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 103 123
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 37 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.59% 1.06% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.32% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 16
Median daily rate £544 £550 £594
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.09% -7.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £544 £525 £498
% change year-on-year +3.61% +5.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1960 2043 2442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.34% 80.15% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 1179 1461
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 153 177
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.62 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.47% -16.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Enterprise Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +5 20 £561 +2.04% 2
Cambridgeshire - 8 £375 -
Essex - 6 £550 -
Hertfordshire -13 2 £541 +13.88%
Suffolk +10 1 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.73%) TOGAF
3 18 (24.32%) SOA
4 16 (21.62%) E-Commerce
4 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
4 16 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (20.27%) UML
6 13 (17.57%) J2EE
7 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (14.86%) Finance
8 11 (14.86%) Migration
8 11 (14.86%) Oracle
8 11 (14.86%) Java
8 11 (14.86%) .NET
8 11 (14.86%) Linux
8 11 (14.86%) Data Architecture
8 11 (14.86%) IT Strategy
9 10 (13.51%) OO
9 10 (13.51%) Windows
9 10 (13.51%) Scrum
10 9 (12.16%) Business Continuity
10 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.16%) WebLogic
10 9 (12.16%) MS Visio
10 9 (12.16%) WAN
10 9 (12.16%) Open Source
11 8 (10.81%) High Availability
12 7 (9.46%) Marketing
12 7 (9.46%) BCP
12 7 (9.46%) Active Directory

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 9 (12.16%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.76%) JBoss
3 4 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (5.41%) Confluence
4 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.35%) Documentum
6 1 (1.35%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.11%) IaaS
2 6 (8.11%) SaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) WAN
2 6 (8.11%) Firewall
2 6 (8.11%) LAN
3 5 (6.76%) DNS
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.41%) SMS
5 3 (4.05%) Network Security
6 2 (2.70%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) Big Data
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
2 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.70%) QlikView
4 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) PVCS
2 4 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Legal
4 5 (6.76%) Banking
5 4 (5.41%) Retail
6 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.70%) Automotive
7 2 (2.70%) Law
8 1 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (74.32%) Architect
2 33 (44.59%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (10.81%) Digital Architect
3 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (10.81%) IT Architect
3 8 (10.81%) Technical Architect
4 6 (8.11%) Data Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Integration Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Data Integration Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Digital Marketing Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Digital Technical Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (4.05%) AWS Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Designer
7 3 (4.05%) Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Migration Specialist
7 3 (4.05%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) J2EE
2 11 (14.86%) .NET
3 7 (9.46%) Servlets
4 6 (8.11%) JSP
4 6 (8.11%) Middleware
4 6 (8.11%) XML
4 6 (8.11%) XML Schema
4 6 (8.11%) XSLT
5 4 (5.41%) JMS
5 4 (5.41%) JPA
6 3 (4.05%) Web Services
7 2 (2.70%) Java EE
7 2 (2.70%) JDBC
7 2 (2.70%) MDX
7 2 (2.70%) REST
7 2 (2.70%) SOAP
7 2 (2.70%) Spring
7 2 (2.70%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.35%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.11%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.41%) Social Media
2 4 (5.41%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 10 (13.51%) Windows
3 6 (8.11%) VME
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.05%) Solaris
5 3 (4.05%) Unix
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.73%) TOGAF
3 18 (24.32%) SOA
4 16 (21.62%) E-Commerce
5 15 (20.27%) UML
6 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (14.86%) Data Architecture
7 11 (14.86%) IT Strategy
7 11 (14.86%) Migration
8 10 (13.51%) OO
8 10 (13.51%) Scrum
9 9 (12.16%) Business Continuity
9 9 (12.16%) Open Source
10 8 (10.81%) High Availability
11 7 (9.46%) BCP
11 7 (9.46%) Business Continuity Planning
11 7 (9.46%) Data Integration
11 7 (9.46%) DevOps
11 7 (9.46%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) Java
2 5 (6.76%) C#
2 5 (6.76%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) C
3 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) MCSA
2 5 (6.76%) MCSE
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.70%) CCA
5 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.70%) VCAP
5 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.35%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (6.76%) XenApp
4 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle
3 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco
4 5 (6.76%) Citrix
4 5 (6.76%) Fujitsu
5 4 (5.41%) Adobe
6 3 (4.05%) VMware
7 2 (2.70%) hybris
7 2 (2.70%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.35%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.35%) EMC
8 1 (1.35%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) Imperva
8 1 (1.35%) Kofax
8 1 (1.35%) Qualys
8 1 (1.35%) Splunk