Period
to 29 May 2020

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Solutions Architect was £713 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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.

Enterprise Solution Architect
UK > England
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 551 800 817
Rank change year-on-year +249 +17 -47
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Solutions Architect 21 23 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.028% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.029% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 31
Median daily rate £713 £700 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% +16.67% +3.90%
10th Percentile £532 £520 £513
90th Percentile £838 £838 £700
UK median daily rate £713 £643 £599
% change year-on-year +10.89% +7.31% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 38,997 78,534 87,447
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.78% 94.57% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,920 52,191 57,820
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £255 £280 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £466 £473 £450
% change year-on-year -1.37% +5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,557 2,439 2,739
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.26% +4.28% -1.58%
10th Percentile £12.02 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £51.01 £48.11
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £18.19
% change year-on-year +13.16% +4.47% -4.18%

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Enterprise Solutions Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Solutions Architect in England

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect in England.

Daily rate trend for Enterprise Solutions Architect in England

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect in England over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Enterprise Solutions Architect in England

Enterprise Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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
Midlands +97 6 £650 - 1
West Midlands +72 5 £650 -
North of England - 5 £825 -
London +167 4 £775 +24.00% 1
South East +127 3 £605 -19.33% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £554 -
North West - 2 £825 -
East of England +60 1 - -
South West +50 1 £525 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £850 -
Enterprise Solutions Architect
UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, Enterprise Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Enterprise Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (23.81%) Azure
3 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
4 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 3 (14.29%) Data Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
5 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Case Management
5 2 (9.52%) Decision-Making
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (9.52%) Android
5 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.52%) hybris
5 2 (9.52%) AWS
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.52%) Informatica
5 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (9.52%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling

Enterprise Solutions Architect Skill Set
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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (4.76%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Azure
2 2 (9.52%) AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.76%) OAuth
2 1 (4.76%) OpenID
2 1 (4.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Data Strategy
3 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Case Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Decision-Making
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Logistics
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) HP AIS
1 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) hybris
1 2 (9.52%) IBM
1 2 (9.52%) Informatica
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Actuate
2 1 (4.76%) Autodesk
2 1 (4.76%) SAP