The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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.

Enterprise Architecture
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 57 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.39% 0.21% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.26% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £550 - £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £544 - £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 - £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £544 £525 £485
% change year-on-year +3.61% +8.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +2.27% +12.82%  

Enterprise Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 392 387 503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 90.74% 80.12% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 184 294
Median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £228 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 99 40
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -17.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £42.65 £46.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Enterprise Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Essex

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Essex

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Essex

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £544 -
Enterprise Architecture
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 12 (66.67%) J2EE
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) SOA
5 6 (33.33%) DevOps
5 6 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) VME
5 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) UML
5 6 (33.33%) XML Schema
5 6 (33.33%) PVCS
5 6 (33.33%) JSP
5 6 (33.33%) Servlets
5 6 (33.33%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) XSLT
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) Fujitsu

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Confluence
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) QlikView
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) PVCS
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Law
5 1 (5.56%) Automotive
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Digital Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Technical Architect
3 4 (22.22%) IT Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE Architect
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Architect
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) J2EE
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) JSP
3 6 (33.33%) Servlets
3 6 (33.33%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 6 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (16.67%) Social Media
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) VME
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (44.44%) SOA
4 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) DevOps
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 6 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Fujitsu
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) VMware