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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 251 269
Rank change year-on-year -11 +18  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 383 471 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.92% 0.95% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.15% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 297 243
Median daily rate £525 £550 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +0.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £525 £538
% change year-on-year -2.00% -2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £59.00

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 34656 40979 39244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.30% 82.95% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23008 27240 24713
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1004 1153
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +32.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £48.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 28 March 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 28 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 +29 194 £550 - 41
South East +5 50 £498 -4.09% 14
East of England +4 35 £525 -12.13% 7
East Midlands -2 28 £525 +5.00% 8
South West -3 25 £725 +61.11% 4
West Midlands +6 23 £475 -20.83% 2
Yorkshire 0 12 £500 -18.36% 10
North West -22 12 £500 -9.09% 6
North East -24 4 £506 -13.82% 4
Midlands +3 2 £600 +9.09%
Enterprise Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 237 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (25.47%) Finance
3 201 (25.09%) TOGAF
4 143 (17.85%) Java
5 139 (17.35%) Microsoft
6 129 (16.10%) Oracle
7 110 (13.73%) SOA
8 103 (12.86%) Degree
9 98 (12.23%) Scrum
9 98 (12.23%) SQL
10 97 (12.11%) Project Management
10 97 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
11 96 (11.99%) .NET
11 96 (11.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 93 (11.61%) OO
13 92 (11.49%) Security Cleared
14 87 (10.86%) IT Strategy
15 83 (10.36%) Banking
16 82 (10.24%) Zachman Framework
17 81 (10.11%) ITIL
18 75 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
18 75 (9.36%) Microsoft Azure
19 73 (9.11%) Web Services
20 72 (8.99%) XML
21 71 (8.86%) CRM
21 71 (8.86%) Business Analysis
22 70 (8.74%) SAP
22 70 (8.74%) SharePoint
22 70 (8.74%) Data Modelling
23 69 (8.61%) Linux

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 70 (8.74%) SharePoint
2 34 (4.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 27 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 25 (3.12%) Skype for Business
5 24 (3.00%) WebLogic
6 18 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 16 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (2.00%) Confluence
8 14 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (1.50%) Mule
10 10 (1.25%) CMS
10 10 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
11 9 (1.12%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.00%) Liferay
13 7 (0.87%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.87%) JBoss
14 6 (0.75%) Documentum
15 5 (0.62%) Apache
16 4 (0.50%) iPlanet
16 4 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 45 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.50%) MS Office
3 22 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.75%) MS Project
5 5 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (4.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.37%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.75%) Fredhopper
4 6 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.62%) SAP MDM
6 4 (0.50%) Primavera
6 4 (0.50%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.37%) CA PPM
7 3 (0.37%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.37%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.37%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.37%) SAP GTS
8 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.25%) Magento
8 2 (0.25%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 75 (9.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (5.74%) Office 365
4 34 (4.24%) SaaS
5 19 (2.37%) IaaS
5 19 (2.37%) PaaS
6 16 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.62%) Yammer
8 10 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
9 6 (0.75%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.62%) Akamai
11 4 (0.50%) Boomi
11 4 (0.50%) CloudSense
11 4 (0.50%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.12%) Force.com
12 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.87%) WAN
2 29 (3.62%) Internet
3 25 (3.12%) LAN
4 20 (2.50%) Firewall
5 17 (2.12%) DNS
5 17 (2.12%) LDAP
6 13 (1.62%) Skype
7 12 (1.50%) HTTPS
8 10 (1.25%) Network Security
8 10 (1.25%) SAN
8 10 (1.25%) SMS
9 6 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (0.75%) VPN
10 5 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (0.62%) HTTP
10 5 (0.62%) SSL
10 5 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (8.36%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.74%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.62%) Big Data
3 29 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 23 (2.87%) MongoDB
6 19 (2.37%) DB2
6 19 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.75%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.25%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.12%) MySQL
11 9 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.87%) Endeca
13 7 (0.87%) SAP HANA
14 6 (0.75%) HBase
14 6 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (3.12%) JIRA
2 21 (2.62%) Jenkins
3 19 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.37%) Hudson
4 17 (2.12%) Ant
4 17 (2.12%) Maven
5 14 (1.75%) Subversion
6 12 (1.50%) Gradle
7 9 (1.12%) MSTest
7 9 (1.12%) NUnit
8 8 (1.00%) Bitbucket
9 7 (0.87%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.87%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.75%) PVCS
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.62%) Selenium
12 3 (0.37%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.37%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 204 (25.47%) Finance
2 83 (10.36%) Banking
3 69 (8.61%) Retail
4 33 (4.12%) Marketing
5 29 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.00%) Legal
7 18 (2.25%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.62%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.37%) Back Office
10 10 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.00%) Advertising
12 7 (0.87%) Publishing
13 6 (0.75%) Automotive
13 6 (0.75%) Electronics
13 6 (0.75%) Law
13 6 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
13 6 (0.75%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.75%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.62%) Games
14 5 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 517 (64.54%) Architect
2 175 (21.85%) Solutions Architect
3 134 (16.73%) Enterprise Architect
4 74 (9.24%) Analyst
5 57 (7.12%) Business Analyst
6 53 (6.62%) Developer
6 53 (6.62%) Technical Architect
7 47 (5.87%) Data Architect
8 42 (5.24%) Cloud Architect
9 40 (4.99%) Digital Architect
10 39 (4.87%) Consultant
11 33 (4.12%) Lead Architect
12 32 (4.00%) Security Architect
13 31 (3.87%) Infrastructure Architect
14 30 (3.75%) Java Developer
15 26 (3.25%) Java Architect
15 26 (3.25%) Senior Architect
16 20 (2.50%) CRM Consultant
16 20 (2.50%) Technical Leader
17 19 (2.37%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (11.99%) .NET
2 73 (9.11%) Web Services
3 72 (8.99%) XML
4 61 (7.62%) Spring
5 56 (6.99%) SOAP
6 50 (6.24%) J2EE
7 43 (5.37%) JSON
8 38 (4.74%) Middleware
8 38 (4.74%) REST
9 37 (4.62%) HTML
10 33 (4.12%) Hibernate
11 32 (4.00%) AngularJS
12 28 (3.50%) RESTful
13 22 (2.75%) CSS
14 19 (2.37%) .NET Framework
15 14 (1.75%) jQuery
15 14 (1.75%) Spring MVC
15 14 (1.75%) XSLT
16 13 (1.62%) CSS3
16 13 (1.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 97 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.37%) Management Information System
3 50 (6.24%) Data Centre
4 43 (5.37%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.75%) Virtual Team
6 22 (2.75%) User Experience
7 19 (2.37%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.75%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.62%) Mainframe
10 13 (1.62%) Social Media
11 9 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.12%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.12%) SWIFT
12 8 (1.00%) CESG
13 7 (0.87%) FMCG
14 6 (0.75%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.75%) Fintech
14 6 (0.75%) NHS
14 6 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (8.61%) Linux
2 63 (7.87%) Windows
3 39 (4.87%) Unix
4 10 (1.25%) Solaris
5 8 (1.00%) Android
5 8 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.75%) VME
7 5 (0.62%) AIX
7 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.50%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.25%) pSOS
9 2 (0.25%) VMS
9 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) CentOS
10 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (25.09%) TOGAF
3 110 (13.73%) SOA
4 98 (12.23%) Scrum
5 97 (12.11%) Project Management
6 96 (11.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 93 (11.61%) OO
8 87 (10.86%) IT Strategy
9 82 (10.24%) Zachman Framework
10 81 (10.11%) ITIL
11 75 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
12 71 (8.86%) Business Analysis
12 71 (8.86%) CRM
13 70 (8.74%) Data Modelling
14 69 (8.61%) SDLC
15 65 (8.11%) UML
16 58 (7.24%) Service Management
17 57 (7.12%) Data Architecture
17 57 (7.12%) Migration
18 55 (6.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 143 (17.85%) Java
2 98 (12.23%) SQL
3 52 (6.49%) JavaScript
4 45 (5.62%) C#
5 19 (2.37%) Shell Script
6 18 (2.25%) PL/SQL
7 17 (2.12%) Python
8 13 (1.62%) Ruby
9 10 (1.25%) Scala
10 9 (1.12%) C
11 8 (1.00%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.87%) ABAP
13 6 (0.75%) ActionScript
14 5 (0.62%) C++
14 5 (0.62%) PHP
14 5 (0.62%) VB
15 3 (0.37%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.25%) Perl
16 2 (0.25%) R
16 2 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (12.86%) Degree
2 92 (11.49%) Security Cleared
3 66 (8.24%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.37%) CISSP
5 11 (1.37%) Sun Certification
6 10 (1.25%) MBA
7 9 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.12%) CISM
8 8 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.00%) ISEB
9 6 (0.75%) CISA
9 6 (0.75%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.50%) CCIE
10 4 (0.50%) CCNP
10 4 (0.50%) PhD
10 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.87%) QA
2 16 (2.00%) SLA
3 12 (1.50%) MiFID
4 11 (1.37%) COBIT
4 11 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (1.37%) EMIR
5 9 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (1.00%) SEPA
7 7 (0.87%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.87%) JSP 440
8 6 (0.75%) PMO
9 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (0.37%) GPG13
11 3 (0.37%) ISO22301
11 3 (0.37%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.25%) BS7799
12 2 (0.25%) FedRAMP
12 2 (0.25%) ISO20022
System Software
1 37 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.12%) Docker
4 8 (1.00%) vCloud
5 7 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.62%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.62%) vSphere
7 4 (0.50%) NFS
8 3 (0.37%) HDFS
8 3 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.25%) LXC
10 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.12%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.12%) XenApp
10 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.25%) Puppet
2 6 (0.75%) Ansible
2 6 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.62%) vRealize
4 4 (0.50%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.50%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.50%) SCCM
4 4 (0.50%) Terraform
4 4 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.37%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.37%) WSUS
6 2 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.25%) Kibana
6 2 (0.25%) logstash
6 2 (0.25%) OpenView
7 1 (0.12%) MOM
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 139 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 129 (16.10%) Oracle
3 70 (8.74%) SAP
4 46 (5.74%) IBM
5 40 (4.99%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (3.62%) Cisco
7 28 (3.50%) Adobe
8 24 (3.00%) VMware
9 20 (2.50%) Red Hat
10 19 (2.37%) HP
11 16 (2.00%) F5
11 16 (2.00%) webMethods
12 13 (1.62%) EMC
12 13 (1.62%) Infor
13 12 (1.50%) ATG
13 12 (1.50%) BEA
13 12 (1.50%) CyberArk
13 12 (1.50%) Perforce
13 12 (1.50%) ServiceNow
14 10 (1.25%) hybris
City, London
Red10
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Rullion
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Yorkshire
Rullion
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £595 per day + potentially negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £700 - £800 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negoiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 14 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 25 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Rate: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Mane Contract Services Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £570 per day
Posted: 25 days ago