Period
to 20 October 2020

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 20 October 2020 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
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 435 662 812
Rank change year-on-year +227 +150 -38
Contract jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 55 119 54
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.058%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.00% 2.15% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 72 35
Median daily rate £488 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +29.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £412 £320 £330
90th Percentile £619 £699 £608
UK median daily rate £488 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -11.36% +22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £48.42 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.26% - -
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £48.42 -
% change year-on-year +3.26% - -

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 1,831 5,525 5,930
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.76% 7.17% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,132 3,325 3,514
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £725 £660 £660
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 79 71
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +35.42% -7.69%
10th Percentile £16.56 £11.30 £11.67
90th Percentile £65.37 £64.50 £61.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +35.42% -11.93%

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 20 October 2020.

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
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 20 October 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
London +165 30 £525 -12.50% 7
South West +107 13 £450 -7.22%
Midlands +77 5 £475 -26.92%
West Midlands +63 5 £475 -26.92%
South East +172 3 £500 +56.25%
North of England +119 2 £575 +4.55%
North West +89 1 £575 +4.55%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sparx Enterprise Architect
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, 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 55 (100.00%) Sparx
2 20 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.73%) UML
4 17 (30.91%) Finance
5 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
5 16 (29.09%) SC Cleared
6 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (27.27%) TOGAF
6 15 (27.27%) Public Sector
7 14 (25.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (25.45%) Scrum
8 13 (23.64%) JIRA
8 13 (23.64%) SQL
9 12 (21.82%) Azure
10 10 (18.18%) Data Architecture
10 10 (18.18%) MySQL
10 10 (18.18%) Oracle
10 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (18.18%) Project Management
10 10 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
11 9 (16.36%) Eclipse
11 9 (16.36%) Java
11 9 (16.36%) ArchiMate
12 8 (14.55%) Metadata Management
12 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (14.55%) DevOps
12 8 (14.55%) Security Monitoring
12 8 (14.55%) Reverse Engineering
12 8 (14.55%) AWS

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 6 (10.91%) Confluence
1 6 (10.91%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
2 5 (9.09%) Jetty
2 5 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Fuse
2 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.45%) Papyrus
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Azure
2 8 (14.55%) AWS
3 3 (5.45%) Office 365
4 2 (3.64%) GitHub
5 1 (1.82%) GCP
5 1 (1.82%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) MySQL
2 8 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.91%) Hadoop
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.45%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (5.45%) MariaDB
7 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data
8 2 (3.64%) Neo4j
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.82%) MS Access
9 1 (1.82%) QlikView
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) JIRA
2 9 (16.36%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.09%) Ant
3 5 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (9.09%) ClearCase
3 5 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.09%) FishEye
3 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.09%) Gradle
3 5 (9.09%) Hudson
3 5 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.09%) Leiningen
3 5 (9.09%) Maven
3 5 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 5 (9.09%) Poseidon for UML
3 5 (9.09%) Selenium
3 5 (9.09%) Subversion
3 5 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.64%) Rational Rose
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 15 (27.27%) Public Sector
3 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.91%) Electronics
4 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.91%) Marketing
5 4 (7.27%) Banking
6 2 (3.64%) Law
6 2 (3.64%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Architect
2 17 (30.91%) Data Architect
3 14 (25.45%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Security Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Data Modeller
6 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Security Technical Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Information Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Azure Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Business Process Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Integration Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) IT Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Spring
1 8 (14.55%) XML
2 7 (12.73%) JMS
2 7 (12.73%) JSON
2 7 (12.73%) REST
3 6 (10.91%) Spring Boot
4 5 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 5 (9.09%) Apache Camel
4 5 (9.09%) GWT
4 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.09%) HTML
4 5 (9.09%) HTML5
4 5 (9.09%) jQuery
4 5 (9.09%) MSMQ
4 5 (9.09%) Node.js
4 5 (9.09%) Play Framework
4 5 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (9.09%) React
4 5 (9.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) N-Tier
3 5 (9.09%) Derivative
3 5 (9.09%) User Experience
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Android
1 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 5 (9.09%) CentOS
1 5 (9.09%) Debian
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
1 5 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 18 (32.73%) UML
3 15 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 14 (25.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (25.45%) Scrum
5 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (18.18%) Data Architecture
5 10 (18.18%) Project Management
5 10 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
6 9 (16.36%) ArchiMate
7 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
7 8 (14.55%) DevOps
7 8 (14.55%) Metadata Management
7 8 (14.55%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (14.55%) Security Monitoring
7 8 (14.55%) Software Architecture
7 8 (14.55%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 9 (16.36%) Java
3 6 (10.91%) C++
3 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.09%) Clojure
4 5 (9.09%) ClojureScript
4 5 (9.09%) Groovy
4 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.09%) Perl
4 5 (9.09%) Python
4 5 (9.09%) Ruby
4 5 (9.09%) Scala
4 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.27%) VBA
6 3 (5.45%) R
7 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) SC Cleared
1 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (3.64%) CISM
4 2 (3.64%) CISSP
4 2 (3.64%) CRISC
5 1 (1.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) NIST
2 6 (10.91%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.45%) QA
4 2 (3.64%) GDPR
5 1 (1.82%) PMO
5 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
1 5 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Sparx
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle
3 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.73%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (10.91%) Hortonworks
5 6 (10.91%) SAP
6 5 (9.09%) Axway
6 5 (9.09%) BiZZdesign
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco
6 5 (9.09%) Cloudera
6 5 (9.09%) IBM
6 5 (9.09%) MuleSoft
6 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.09%) Sybase
7 4 (7.27%) Remedy
8 2 (3.64%) Software AG
9 1 (1.82%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.82%) CA
9 1 (1.82%) Informatica
9 1 (1.82%) Pegasus