The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 217 238
Rank change year-on-year -47 +21  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 392 578 509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.91% 1.19% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.42% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 381 303
Median daily rate £550 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £740 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £544 £525 £488
% change year-on-year +3.61% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36558 40684 41140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.69% 83.47% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24009 27323 26926
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 955 1136
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in England

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in England

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in England

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London -61 167 £575 +1.76% 26
South East +14 55 £506 -3.57% 15
East of England +6 36 £544 -1.09% 2
North West -2 29 £538 +2.38% 5
South West -11 29 £550 - 3
Yorkshire -2 25 £550 -15.38% 2
West Midlands +14 24 £550 +10.00% 4
East Midlands -10 15 £550 +15.78% 3
North East +52 9 £475 -32.14% 4
Enterprise Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 210 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (26.04%) TOGAF
3 171 (22.27%) Finance
4 145 (18.88%) SOA
5 131 (17.06%) Microsoft
6 118 (15.36%) Java
7 108 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 104 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
9 101 (13.15%) Amazon AWS
10 100 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
10 100 (13.02%) Project Management
11 98 (12.76%) IT Strategy
12 92 (11.98%) Web Services
13 90 (11.72%) Oracle
14 89 (11.59%) SQL
15 85 (11.07%) ITIL
16 83 (10.81%) Degree
17 82 (10.68%) Banking
17 82 (10.68%) Data Modelling
18 78 (10.16%) Scrum
19 72 (9.38%) Security Cleared
19 72 (9.38%) DevOps
20 70 (9.11%) Windows
20 70 (9.11%) .NET
21 68 (8.85%) SDLC
21 68 (8.85%) REST
22 66 (8.59%) SOAP
23 65 (8.46%) Linux
23 65 (8.46%) UML
23 65 (8.46%) Business Intelligence

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring 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 53 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (3.26%) Confluence
4 24 (3.13%) JBoss
5 23 (2.99%) Skype for Business
6 21 (2.73%) WebSphere
7 19 (2.47%) WebLogic
8 17 (2.21%) Apache
9 15 (1.95%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (1.69%) Mule
12 11 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 11 (1.43%) Apache Solr
13 9 (1.17%) CMS
14 8 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (0.91%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.91%) WildFly
16 6 (0.78%) Documentum
16 6 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 16 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.78%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.39%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.39%) Primavera
4 3 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.26%) Magento
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.26%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.26%) SAP PSCD
6 1 (0.13%) Maximo
6 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.13%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 101 (13.15%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (7.29%) PaaS
4 54 (7.03%) SaaS
5 45 (5.86%) Office 365
6 42 (5.47%) IaaS
7 17 (2.21%) OpenShift
8 16 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (1.95%) SuccessFactors
10 14 (1.82%) Heroku
11 10 (1.30%) GitHub
12 8 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (1.04%) Yammer
13 7 (0.91%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.65%) iPaaS
15 4 (0.52%) BPaaS
16 2 (0.26%) Akamai
16 2 (0.26%) Boomi
17 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.04%) Internet
2 25 (3.26%) Firewall
3 22 (2.86%) WAN
4 17 (2.21%) LAN
5 16 (2.08%) LDAP
5 16 (2.08%) Skype
6 13 (1.69%) Network Security
6 13 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (1.56%) DNS
8 10 (1.30%) VPN
9 9 (1.17%) Intranet
10 6 (0.78%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.52%) FTP
12 4 (0.52%) HTTP
12 4 (0.52%) SMS
12 4 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (3.52%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 22 (2.86%) Big Data
6 17 (2.21%) DB2
7 15 (1.95%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.43%) MariaDB
8 11 (1.43%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.91%) MySQL
11 7 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 6 (0.78%) DataStax
12 6 (0.78%) Endeca
12 6 (0.78%) GIS
12 6 (0.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 28 (3.65%) JIRA
2 22 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 19 (2.47%) Bitbucket
4 16 (2.08%) Hudson
5 15 (1.95%) Git (software)
6 13 (1.69%) Ant
7 12 (1.56%) Maven
8 11 (1.43%) Gradle
9 10 (1.30%) GitLab
10 8 (1.04%) MSTest
10 8 (1.04%) NUnit
11 7 (0.91%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.78%) PVCS
12 6 (0.78%) Subversion
12 6 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.65%) Selenium
14 4 (0.52%) ERwin
15 3 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
15 3 (0.39%) XMLSpy
General
1 171 (22.27%) Finance
2 82 (10.68%) Banking
3 53 (6.90%) Retail
4 24 (3.13%) Legal
5 21 (2.73%) Billing
5 21 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.56%) Marketing
8 10 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.91%) Law
9 7 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.78%) Back Office
11 5 (0.65%) Automotive
12 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.39%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.39%) Publishing
13 3 (0.39%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 526 (68.49%) Architect
2 177 (23.05%) Solutions Architect
3 118 (15.36%) Enterprise Architect
4 83 (10.81%) Technical Architect
5 58 (7.55%) Analyst
6 50 (6.51%) Cloud Architect
7 49 (6.38%) Developer
8 45 (5.86%) Data Architect
9 41 (5.34%) Security Architect
10 40 (5.21%) Business Analyst
11 38 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
12 31 (4.04%) Consultant
13 29 (3.78%) Java Architect
13 29 (3.78%) Lead Architect
14 28 (3.65%) Digital Architect
15 25 (3.26%) Senior Architect
16 24 (3.13%) AWS Architect
17 20 (2.60%) Java Developer
18 19 (2.47%) Integration Architect
18 19 (2.47%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (11.98%) Web Services
2 70 (9.11%) .NET
3 68 (8.85%) REST
4 66 (8.59%) SOAP
5 64 (8.33%) Spring
6 49 (6.38%) XML
7 48 (6.25%) Middleware
8 33 (4.30%) JSON
8 33 (4.30%) RESTful
9 31 (4.04%) J2EE
10 28 (3.65%) HTML
11 24 (3.13%) AngularJS
12 23 (2.99%) Hibernate
13 20 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
14 17 (2.21%) CSS
15 16 (2.08%) Spring Boot
16 14 (1.82%) Spring MVC
17 13 (1.69%) .NET Framework
17 13 (1.69%) HTML5
17 13 (1.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 104 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 43 (5.60%) Data Centre
4 27 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.52%) Private Cloud
5 24 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.13%) User Experience
6 13 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (1.69%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.56%) NHS
8 11 (1.43%) Public Cloud
9 9 (1.17%) Life Science
10 8 (1.04%) FMCG
10 8 (1.04%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.04%) SWIFT
11 6 (0.78%) Derivative
11 6 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (0.78%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 70 (9.11%) Windows
2 65 (8.46%) Linux
3 35 (4.56%) Unix
4 17 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.30%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.04%) Android
7 8 (1.04%) Solaris
7 8 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.78%) VME
8 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.65%) AIX
9 5 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.52%) HPUX
11 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.39%) VMS
12 2 (0.26%) pSOS
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.13%) CentOS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (26.04%) TOGAF
3 145 (18.88%) SOA
4 108 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 100 (13.02%) Project Management
6 98 (12.76%) IT Strategy
7 85 (11.07%) ITIL
8 82 (10.68%) Data Modelling
9 78 (10.16%) Scrum
10 72 (9.38%) DevOps
11 68 (8.85%) SDLC
12 65 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
12 65 (8.46%) Data Architecture
12 65 (8.46%) UML
13 60 (7.81%) OO
14 59 (7.68%) Business Analysis
15 54 (7.03%) Service Management
16 52 (6.77%) Technical Architecture
17 51 (6.64%) Data Management
18 50 (6.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 118 (15.36%) Java
2 89 (11.59%) SQL
3 55 (7.16%) JavaScript
4 35 (4.56%) C#
5 34 (4.43%) Python
6 24 (3.13%) Ruby
7 16 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 14 (1.82%) C
9 13 (1.69%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.30%) PHP
10 10 (1.30%) Scala
11 9 (1.17%) VB
12 7 (0.91%) C++
13 4 (0.52%) ABAP
13 4 (0.52%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.39%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.39%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.39%) Perl
14 3 (0.39%) R
14 3 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (10.81%) Degree
2 72 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 51 (6.64%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.86%) Master's Degree
5 12 (1.56%) CISM
5 12 (1.56%) CISSP
6 11 (1.43%) ISEB
7 8 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (1.04%) CISA
7 8 (1.04%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (0.91%) MCSE
9 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.65%) MCSA
10 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.65%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.99%) QA
2 22 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.56%) MiFID
5 11 (1.43%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (1.43%) EMIR
6 9 (1.17%) COBIT
7 7 (0.91%) FedRAMP
7 7 (0.91%) GDPR
7 7 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.91%) SLA
8 5 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.65%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.65%) PMO
8 5 (0.65%) SEPA
9 3 (0.39%) GPG13
9 3 (0.39%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.39%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.26%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 48 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.99%) Docker
3 14 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.04%) vCloud
4 8 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (0.91%) Apache Flume
5 7 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.78%) HDFS
6 6 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.78%) XenApp
7 5 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.52%) NFS
8 4 (0.52%) vSphere
9 2 (0.26%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.26%) LXC
10 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (2.47%) Ansible
2 18 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.69%) SCCM
4 11 (1.43%) Kubernetes
4 11 (1.43%) Puppet
5 6 (0.78%) Kibana
5 6 (0.78%) logstash
5 6 (0.78%) Terraform
6 5 (0.65%) vRealize
6 5 (0.65%) WSUS
7 4 (0.52%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.52%) Forum Sentry
8 3 (0.39%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.26%) MOM
9 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 131 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 90 (11.72%) Oracle
3 53 (6.90%) SAP
4 38 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
5 37 (4.82%) IBM
6 33 (4.30%) ServiceNow
7 29 (3.78%) Red Hat
8 27 (3.52%) VMware
9 19 (2.47%) Cisco
9 19 (2.47%) Citrix
10 17 (2.21%) Adobe
11 15 (1.95%) HP
11 15 (1.95%) webMethods
12 13 (1.69%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.69%) MuleSoft
13 11 (1.43%) Perforce
14 10 (1.30%) Apigee
15 9 (1.17%) Demandware
15 9 (1.17%) hybris
15 9 (1.17%) Pega
London
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Rate: £59,726 fixed term contract for 12 Months + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £720 to £766 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago