Period
to 16 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sparx Enterprise Architect skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sparx Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 16 May 2021 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.

Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
UK > England
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 528 559 759
Rank change year-on-year +31 +200 +26
Contract jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 74 48 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.61% 1.40% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 35 48
10th Percentile £560 £515 £320
25th Percentile £638 £525 £403
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £725 £600 £450
Median % change year-on-year +20.83% +33.33% -6.25%
75th Percentile £775 £647 £575
90th Percentile £788 £695 £740
UK median daily rate £725 £586 £450
% change year-on-year +23.72% +30.22% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.25 - -
UK median hourly rate £46.25 - -

Sparx Enterprise Architect is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 2,832 3,436 5,554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.28% 7.68% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,780 2,184 3,505
10th Percentile £313 £325 £315
25th Percentile £401 £413 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £484
Median % change year-on-year - +3.31% +1.89%
75th Percentile £600 £613 £575
90th Percentile £700 £713 £674
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 59
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.31 £11.25
25th Percentile £17.75 £21.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +16.07% -6.67% +33.81%
75th Percentile £58.75 £47.50 £54.13
90th Percentile £66.80 £56.90 £64.75
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £33.71
% change year-on-year +35.14% -17.68% +50.09%

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sparx Enterprise Architect as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in England

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in England

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in England over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Sparx Enterprise Architect in England

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in England.

Hourly rate trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in England

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in England over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Sparx Enterprise Architect in England

Sparx 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 Sparx Enterprise Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 16 May 2021. 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
London -1 49 £725 +13.73% 4
South West +48 10 £725 +20.83% 7
North of England +24 7 £725 +29.65% 8
North West +10 6 £725 +27.55% 7
West Midlands -1 4 £725 +11.54%
Midlands -4 4 £725 +27.55% 1
Yorkshire +30 1 £725 +31.82% 1
South East +22 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 £560 -
Sparx Enterprise Architect
UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Sparx Enterprise Architect.

1 73 (98.65%) Sparx
2 52 (70.27%) Finance
3 51 (68.92%) Data Modelling
4 36 (48.65%) Public Sector
5 28 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (33.78%) Manufacturing
6 25 (33.78%) Programme Management
6 25 (33.78%) Electronics
6 25 (33.78%) Telecoms
6 25 (33.78%) SAP
6 25 (33.78%) Marketing
6 25 (33.78%) Digital Marketing
6 25 (33.78%) Data Architecture
6 25 (33.78%) Social Skills
7 24 (32.43%) UML
8 23 (31.08%) Data Governance
8 23 (31.08%) Metadata Management
8 23 (31.08%) Data Analysis
9 22 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (27.03%) Digital Analytics
10 20 (27.03%) Actionable Insight
10 20 (27.03%) Strategic Thinking
10 20 (27.03%) Remedy
10 20 (27.03%) Strategic Planning
10 20 (27.03%) Analytics
10 20 (27.03%) Reverse Engineering
11 15 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (18.92%) ArchiMate
13 13 (17.57%) TOGAF

Sparx Enterprise Architect
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 3 (4.05%) SAS
2 2 (2.70%) Apache
2 2 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) AWS
1 5 (6.76%) Azure
2 3 (4.05%) PaaS
2 3 (4.05%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) IaaS
3 1 (1.35%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Miro
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) RDBMS
1 12 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.05%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) JIRA
2 3 (4.05%) ERwin
3 2 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 52 (70.27%) Finance
2 36 (48.65%) Public Sector
3 25 (33.78%) Electronics
3 25 (33.78%) Manufacturing
3 25 (33.78%) Marketing
3 25 (33.78%) Social Skills
3 25 (33.78%) Telecoms
4 22 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.70%) Local Government
7 1 (1.35%) Avionics
7 1 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Law
7 1 (1.35%) Police
Job Titles
1 63 (85.14%) Architect
2 41 (55.41%) Data Architect
3 26 (35.14%) Data Modeller
4 7 (9.46%) Security Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Lead Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Lead Data Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Finance Modeller
7 4 (5.41%) Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Data Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Security Technical Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Information Security Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) GraphQL
1 12 (16.22%) JSON
1 12 (16.22%) XML
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Thrift
2 2 (2.70%) REST
2 2 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.35%) MFC
3 1 (1.35%) React
3 1 (1.35%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Reference Data
2 7 (9.46%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.76%) Semantic Web
4 3 (4.05%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.05%) Equities
5 2 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) Data Modelling
2 28 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (33.78%) Data Architecture
3 25 (33.78%) Digital Marketing
3 25 (33.78%) Programme Management
4 24 (32.43%) UML
5 23 (31.08%) Data Analysis
5 23 (31.08%) Data Governance
5 23 (31.08%) Metadata Management
6 22 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (27.03%) Actionable Insight
7 20 (27.03%) Analytics
7 20 (27.03%) Digital Analytics
7 20 (27.03%) Reverse Engineering
7 20 (27.03%) Strategic Planning
7 20 (27.03%) Strategic Thinking
8 15 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (18.92%) ArchiMate
10 13 (17.57%) TOGAF
11 12 (16.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) SHACL
2 5 (6.76%) SPARQL
3 3 (4.05%) Python
3 3 (4.05%) R
4 2 (2.70%) C
5 1 (1.35%) C#
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) NIST
2 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.05%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) Def Stans
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 73 (98.65%) Sparx
2 25 (33.78%) SAP
3 20 (27.03%) Remedy
4 7 (9.46%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.05%) Google
6 2 (2.70%) BiZZdesign
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle
7 1 (1.35%) PTC