The median contractor rate for a Enterprise Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Architect
UK / England
Rank 446 360 413
Rank change year-on-year -86 +53  
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 137 274 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.56% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.59% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 182 124
Median daily rate £600 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 £750 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £625 £587
% change year-on-year -4.00% +6.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.21 -
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 England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39640 46520 45346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.21% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25778 30491 27853
Median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1372 1455 1828
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.06% +3.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architect in England

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architect in England

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architect in England

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architect in England

Enterprise Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
London -25 72 £615 -5.38% 15
South East +20 24 £600 +9.09% 4
South West -7 10 £800 +18.51% 2
Yorkshire -5 8 £488 -26.41% 4
East of England -1 7 £750 +7.14%
North West -1 6 £600 -4.00% 2
East Midlands -11 5 £525 -30.00% 4
Midlands +8 3 £575 -14.81%
West Midlands +4 3 £550 +10.00% 1
Enterprise Architect
UK

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 135 (36.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 102 (27.87%) TOGAF
3 70 (19.13%) Finance
4 54 (14.75%) Security Cleared
5 49 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (11.20%) Data Modelling
7 41 (11.20%) IT Strategy
8 40 (10.93%) Microsoft
8 40 (10.93%) Migration
9 37 (10.11%) Retail
10 36 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (9.02%) Data Architecture
12 32 (8.74%) Banking
13 30 (8.20%) Oracle
14 29 (7.92%) SC Cleared
15 28 (7.65%) Degree
16 27 (7.38%) SAP
17 25 (6.83%) Web Services
17 25 (6.83%) E-Commerce
17 25 (6.83%) Big Data
18 24 (6.56%) DevOps
18 24 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
19 23 (6.28%) DV Cleared
20 21 (5.74%) SOA
20 21 (5.74%) Java
20 21 (5.74%) Cisco
21 20 (5.46%) Zachman Framework
22 19 (5.19%) Office 365
23 18 (4.92%) SaaS

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 10 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.37%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 5 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (1.37%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (1.09%) CMS
3 4 (1.09%) Confluence
4 2 (0.55%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.55%) Mule
4 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.55%) SAS
4 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.27%) Apache
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.27%) Drupal
5 1 (0.27%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.27%) JBoss
5 1 (0.27%) Kentico
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 15 (4.10%) MS Office
2 10 (2.73%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.46%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.27%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.55%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.27%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.19%) Office 365
4 18 (4.92%) SaaS
5 10 (2.73%) IaaS
6 8 (2.19%) PaaS
7 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.82%) Yammer
8 2 (0.55%) CloudSense
8 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.73%) BIG-IP
2 9 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (2.19%) Firewall
4 7 (1.91%) Internet
5 6 (1.64%) LAN
5 6 (1.64%) WAN
6 5 (1.37%) NetScaler
6 5 (1.37%) Network Security
6 5 (1.37%) Wireless
7 3 (0.82%) SAN
7 3 (0.82%) WLAN
8 2 (0.55%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.55%) MPLS
8 2 (0.55%) NAS
8 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.27%) DHCP
9 1 (0.27%) DNS
9 1 (0.27%) DWDM
9 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.83%) Big Data
2 11 (3.01%) Hadoop
3 9 (2.46%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.91%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.91%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.09%) QlikView
7 3 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.82%) DB2
7 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.82%) Informix
7 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.82%) Power BI
8 2 (0.55%) DataStage
8 2 (0.55%) MySQL
8 2 (0.55%) SAS EBI
8 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.37%) JIRA
2 3 (0.82%) Artifactory
2 3 (0.82%) Bitbucket
2 3 (0.82%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.55%) Xcode
4 1 (0.27%) ERwin
4 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (19.13%) Finance
2 37 (10.11%) Retail
3 32 (8.74%) Banking
4 8 (2.19%) Retail Banking
5 7 (1.91%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.91%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.91%) Publishing
5 7 (1.91%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.37%) Billing
6 5 (1.37%) Legal
6 5 (1.37%) Marketing
7 4 (1.09%) Local Government
8 3 (0.82%) Automotive
8 3 (0.82%) Law
9 2 (0.55%) Advertising
9 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) French Language
10 1 (0.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.83%) Web Services
2 12 (3.28%) Middleware
3 10 (2.73%) REST
4 9 (2.46%) .NET
5 7 (1.91%) XML
6 6 (1.64%) J2EE
7 5 (1.37%) HTML
7 5 (1.37%) SOAP
8 4 (1.09%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.09%) Java EE
8 4 (1.09%) JSON
8 4 (1.09%) Spring
9 3 (0.82%) EDI
9 3 (0.82%) Velocity
10 2 (0.55%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.55%) JSP
10 2 (0.55%) MDX
10 2 (0.55%) WSDL
10 2 (0.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.37%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (3.55%) Fat Client
2 13 (3.55%) Thin Client
3 12 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (1.91%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
8 5 (1.37%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.09%) NHS
10 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.82%) Equities
10 3 (0.82%) FMCG
10 3 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.10%) Windows
2 9 (2.46%) Linux
3 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.82%) Android
5 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.55%) Solaris
6 2 (0.55%) Unix
7 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (36.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 102 (27.87%) TOGAF
3 49 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (11.20%) Data Modelling
5 41 (11.20%) IT Strategy
6 40 (10.93%) Migration
7 33 (9.02%) Data Architecture
8 25 (6.83%) E-Commerce
9 24 (6.56%) DevOps
10 21 (5.74%) SOA
11 20 (5.46%) Zachman Framework
12 17 (4.64%) ITIL
12 17 (4.64%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (4.10%) CRM
13 15 (4.10%) Logical Data Model
13 15 (4.10%) Target Operating Model
14 13 (3.55%) ERP
14 13 (3.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.74%) Java
2 11 (3.01%) SQL
3 5 (1.37%) C
4 3 (0.82%) PHP
5 2 (0.55%) Apple Swift
5 2 (0.55%) C#
5 2 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (0.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.27%) Python
6 1 (0.27%) R
6 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.92%) SC Cleared
3 28 (7.65%) Degree
4 23 (6.28%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.09%) MBA
5 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.09%) PhD
6 3 (0.82%) CCIE
6 3 (0.82%) CCNP
6 3 (0.82%) CISSP
6 3 (0.82%) MCSD
6 3 (0.82%) MCSE
7 2 (0.55%) CISA
7 2 (0.55%) CISM
7 2 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.55%) MCP
7 2 (0.55%) MCSA
7 2 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.01%) COBIT
2 10 (2.73%) GPG13
3 7 (1.91%) QA
4 5 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.37%) MiFID
5 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.09%) GDPR
6 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.55%) PMO
8 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.27%) EMIR
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (3.28%) XenDesktop
2 10 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (2.73%) XenApp
3 7 (1.91%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.37%) XenServer
5 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.55%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (2.73%) AppDNA
2 3 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.82%) Puppet
3 2 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.27%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.27%) MOM
4 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.27%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.27%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.27%) OpenView
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (10.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.20%) Oracle
3 27 (7.38%) SAP
4 21 (5.74%) Cisco
5 17 (4.64%) VMware
6 16 (4.37%) Citrix
7 14 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (3.55%) IBM
9 10 (2.73%) AppSense
9 10 (2.73%) F5
10 9 (2.46%) Palo Alto
11 7 (1.91%) Adobe
11 7 (1.91%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.64%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.37%) Anaplan
13 5 (1.37%) Avaya
13 5 (1.37%) Dell
13 5 (1.37%) Extreme Networks
14 4 (1.09%) Splunk
15 3 (0.82%) hybris
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Manchester
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Bristol, Avon
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + -
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AMS contingency
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