Period
to 11 August 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 11 August 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
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 479 698 747
Rank change year-on-year +219 +49 +15
Contract jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 44 99 117
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.89% 1.72% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 62 62
Median daily rate £563 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +21.21% -2.94%
10th Percentile £438 £320 £363
90th Percentile £679 £723 £625
UK median daily rate £563 £500 £433
% change year-on-year +12.50% +15.61% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 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 2,331 5,754 6,173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.57% 6.94% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,412 3,526 3,619
Median daily rate £520 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £715 £650 £663
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 98
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +36.36% -17.50%
10th Percentile £22.07 £11.25 £11.54
90th Percentile £50.00 £63.75 £58.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% +32.65% -26.87%

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 11 August 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 11 August 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 +185 21 £545 -0.91%
Midlands +87 9 £525 -27.59% 1
North of England +127 7 £568 +3.35%
East Midlands - 7 £547 -
North West +82 6 £568 +3.35%
South East +154 5 £613 +85.61%
South West +83 3 £625 +28.21% 1
West Midlands +62 2 £475 -34.48% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £625 -
Sparx Enterprise Architect
UK

For the 6 months to 11 August 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 44 (100.00%) Sparx
2 21 (47.73%) Azure
2 21 (47.73%) AWS
3 16 (36.36%) TOGAF
4 15 (34.09%) Oracle
4 15 (34.09%) UML
5 14 (31.82%) JIRA
5 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 13 (29.55%) Data Modelling
7 12 (27.27%) IBM
7 12 (27.27%) Linux
7 12 (27.27%) Confluence
8 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 11 (25.00%) DevOps
8 11 (25.00%) Cisco
9 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.73%) Selenium
9 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
10 9 (20.45%) HP Helion
10 9 (20.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (20.45%) Public Cloud
10 9 (20.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 9 (20.45%) Data Architecture
10 9 (20.45%) JSON
10 9 (20.45%) DoDAF
10 9 (20.45%) Scrum
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.45%) HP
11 8 (18.18%) Finance
12 7 (15.91%) JMS

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 12 (27.27%) Confluence
2 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.36%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) Jetty
2 5 (11.36%) MQSeries
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Fuse
2 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (47.73%) AWS
1 21 (47.73%) Azure
2 9 (20.45%) HP Helion
2 9 (20.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (15.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (9.09%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (9.09%) Power Automate
4 4 (9.09%) Power Platform
4 4 (9.09%) PowerApps
5 3 (6.82%) GCP
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Functions
6 2 (4.55%) IaaS
6 2 (4.55%) SaaS
6 2 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
1 5 (11.36%) SSH
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
2 6 (13.64%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.09%) Data Lake
4 4 (9.09%) Power BI
4 4 (9.09%) SAP BW
5 3 (6.82%) Big Data
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) DataStage
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) QlikView
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) JIRA
2 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 10 (22.73%) Selenium
3 7 (15.91%) GitLab
4 5 (11.36%) Ant
4 5 (11.36%) Artifactory
4 5 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (11.36%) ClearCase
4 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
4 5 (11.36%) FishEye
4 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.36%) Gradle
4 5 (11.36%) Hudson
4 5 (11.36%) Leiningen
4 5 (11.36%) Maven
4 5 (11.36%) Mercurial
4 5 (11.36%) Poseidon for UML
4 5 (11.36%) SonarQube
4 5 (11.36%) Subversion
4 5 (11.36%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.82%) Police
4 2 (4.55%) Games
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Architect
2 14 (31.82%) Data Architect
3 11 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.82%) ERP Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Azure Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Data Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) JSON
2 7 (15.91%) JMS
2 7 (15.91%) Node.js
2 7 (15.91%) XML
3 6 (13.64%) Spring
4 5 (11.36%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.36%) Apache Camel
4 5 (11.36%) GWT
4 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
4 5 (11.36%) HTML
4 5 (11.36%) HTML5
4 5 (11.36%) jQuery
4 5 (11.36%) MSMQ
4 5 (11.36%) Play Framework
4 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (11.36%) React
4 5 (11.36%) REST
4 5 (11.36%) STL
5 4 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Public Cloud
1 9 (20.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 5 (11.36%) Derivative
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.55%) YubiKey
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Android
3 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
3 5 (11.36%) CentOS
3 5 (11.36%) Debian
3 5 (11.36%) Mac OS X
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Ubuntu
4 4 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 15 (34.09%) UML
3 13 (29.55%) Data Modelling
4 11 (25.00%) DevOps
5 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.45%) Data Architecture
6 9 (20.45%) DoDAF
6 9 (20.45%) Scrum
7 7 (15.91%) Microservices
8 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.64%) ERP
8 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) Kanban
9 5 (11.36%) Migration
9 5 (11.36%) Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) SOA
9 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (11.36%) TDD
9 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
1 7 (15.91%) Python
2 6 (13.64%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.36%) C++
3 5 (11.36%) Clojure
3 5 (11.36%) ClojureScript
3 5 (11.36%) Groovy
3 5 (11.36%) Perl
3 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
3 5 (11.36%) Ruby
3 5 (11.36%) Scala
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.09%) VBA
5 2 (4.55%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) AWS Certification
3 4 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) NIST
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Terraform
2 5 (11.36%) Ansible
2 5 (11.36%) Consul
2 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 5 (11.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Sparx
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle
3 12 (27.27%) IBM
4 11 (25.00%) Cisco
5 9 (20.45%) HP
5 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.64%) Hortonworks
7 5 (11.36%) Axway
7 5 (11.36%) Cloudera
7 5 (11.36%) MuleSoft
7 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.36%) SAP
7 5 (11.36%) Splunk
7 5 (11.36%) Sybase
8 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (4.55%) Software AG
10 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
10 1 (2.27%) CA
10 1 (2.27%) Informatica
10 1 (2.27%) Teradata