Period
to 11 December 2019

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 December 2019 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 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 650 789 790
Rank change year-on-year +139 +1 +12
Contract jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 106 86 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.089% 0.082%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.91% 1.40% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 59 52
England median daily rate £550 £400 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -13.04% -3.16%
10th Percentile £322 £312 £293
90th Percentile £688 £578 £662
UK median daily rate £550 £425 £460
% change year-on-year +29.41% -7.61% -0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
England median hourly rate £48.42 - -
UK median hourly rate £48.42 - -

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 5,547 6,127 7,757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.57% 6.35% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,346 3,652 4,764
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 80 74
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +22.11% -23.39%
10th Percentile £14.20 £11.48 £10.33
90th Percentile £54.35 £69.78 £60.93
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -9.68%

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sparx Enterprise Architect as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in England

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sparx Enterprise Architect in England

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in England

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor 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 11 December 2019. 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 +124 40 £600 +41.18% 3
South East +42 21 £325 -8.45% 5
South West +23 21 £493 +6.49% 1
Midlands +67 15 £650 - 1
West Midlands +51 15 £650 - 1
North of England +37 6 £550 +18.92% 3
North West - 4 £550 - 3
Yorkshire +31 2 £550 +22.22%
East of England - 1 £750 -
Sparx Enterprise Architect
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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.

1 104 (98.11%) Sparx
2 50 (47.17%) UML
3 38 (35.85%) Security Cleared
4 36 (33.96%) TOGAF
5 35 (33.02%) SC Cleared
6 34 (32.08%) ArchiMate
7 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (27.36%) Linux
9 27 (25.47%) Data Modelling
10 25 (23.58%) Scrum
11 22 (20.75%) DevOps
12 20 (18.87%) Unix
13 18 (16.98%) C
13 18 (16.98%) Azure
13 18 (16.98%) Public Sector
13 18 (16.98%) Project Delivery
14 17 (16.04%) JIRA
14 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
15 16 (15.09%) Finance
16 15 (14.15%) Python
16 15 (14.15%) AWS
16 15 (14.15%) Jenkins
17 14 (13.21%) Software Engineering
17 14 (13.21%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (12.26%) Project Management
18 13 (12.26%) ITIL
18 13 (12.26%) C++
18 13 (12.26%) Data Warehouse
19 12 (11.32%) Migration
19 12 (11.32%) Confluence

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 (11.32%) Confluence
2 2 (1.89%) Camunda
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.94%) JBoss
3 1 (0.94%) Jetty
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.94%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (5.66%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (3.77%) Teamcenter
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.98%) Azure
2 15 (14.15%) AWS
3 14 (13.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (8.49%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (7.55%) SaaS
6 7 (6.60%) PaaS
7 4 (3.77%) IaaS
8 3 (2.83%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.89%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (1.89%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.89%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.94%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.94%) GCP
10 1 (0.94%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.94%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.94%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) Firewall
2 3 (2.83%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.94%) DNS
3 1 (0.94%) SSH
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.26%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.72%) Data Lake
3 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.83%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.83%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.83%) MySQL
4 3 (2.83%) Parquet
4 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.89%) Big Data
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.89%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.94%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.94%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.94%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) JIRA
2 15 (14.15%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.38%) GitLab
3 11 (10.38%) Selenium
4 10 (9.43%) Ant
4 10 (9.43%) Artifactory
4 10 (9.43%) ClearCase
4 10 (9.43%) SonarQube
4 10 (9.43%) Subversion
5 9 (8.49%) CppUnit
5 9 (8.49%) GoogleTest
5 9 (8.49%) NUnit
6 6 (5.66%) MagicDraw
7 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.83%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (2.83%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.89%) ERwin
10 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.94%) Maven
General
1 18 (16.98%) Public Sector
2 16 (15.09%) Finance
3 5 (4.72%) Police
3 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.83%) Local Government
5 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Fire and Rescue
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (51.89%) Architect
2 22 (20.75%) Data Architect
3 15 (14.15%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (10.38%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Developer
5 8 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (5.66%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 5 (4.72%) C Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Data Modeller
8 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 3 (2.83%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Salesforce Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Technical Assurance Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.38%) JSON
2 6 (5.66%) Web Services
3 5 (4.72%) Middleware
4 4 (3.77%) XML
5 3 (2.83%) Apache Camel
5 3 (2.83%) HTML
5 3 (2.83%) Spring
5 3 (2.83%) YAML
6 2 (1.89%) JMS
6 2 (1.89%) Node.js
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.89%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.94%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.94%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.94%) REST
7 1 (0.94%) SOAP
7 1 (0.94%) STL
7 1 (0.94%) WSDL
7 1 (0.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Derivative
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) N-Tier
3 6 (5.66%) Reference Data
4 5 (4.72%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Semantic Web
6 3 (2.83%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.83%) PKI
7 2 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.94%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.94%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.94%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.36%) Linux
2 20 (18.87%) Unix
3 5 (4.72%) Windows
4 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Android
5 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.94%) CentOS
5 1 (0.94%) Debian
5 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) UML
2 36 (33.96%) TOGAF
3 34 (32.08%) ArchiMate
4 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (25.47%) Data Modelling
6 25 (23.58%) Scrum
7 22 (20.75%) DevOps
8 18 (16.98%) Project Delivery
9 14 (13.21%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.26%) ITIL
10 13 (12.26%) Project Management
11 12 (11.32%) Data Governance
11 12 (11.32%) Microservices
11 12 (11.32%) Migration
12 11 (10.38%) CRM
12 11 (10.38%) Data Architecture
12 11 (10.38%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (10.38%) PRINCE2
12 11 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (10.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.98%) C
2 15 (14.15%) Python
3 13 (12.26%) C++
4 11 (10.38%) SQL
5 4 (3.77%) Java
5 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.89%) Scala
6 2 (1.89%) SHACL
6 2 (1.89%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.94%) Clojure
7 1 (0.94%) ClojureScript
7 1 (0.94%) Groovy
7 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.94%) Perl
7 1 (0.94%) R
7 1 (0.94%) Ruby
7 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (35.85%) Security Cleared
2 35 (33.02%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.55%) AWS Certification
4 6 (5.66%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.72%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (3.77%) Degree
6 4 (3.77%) ISEB
7 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Postfix
2 1 (0.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) Terraform
2 10 (9.43%) Ansible
2 10 (9.43%) Consul
3 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.89%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.89%) yum
5 1 (0.94%) Puppet
5 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 104 (98.11%) Sparx
2 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.43%) Splunk
4 9 (8.49%) BiZZdesign
4 9 (8.49%) Oracle
5 5 (4.72%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.77%) Siemens
7 3 (2.83%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.83%) CA
7 3 (2.83%) Informatica
7 3 (2.83%) SAP
7 3 (2.83%) Talend
8 2 (1.89%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.89%) IBM
8 2 (1.89%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.94%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.94%) Software AG
9 1 (0.94%) Sybase
9 1 (0.94%) webMethods