The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 29 March 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 47 41
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.50% 0.95% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.24% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £590 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £538 £539
% change year-on-year -4.18% -0.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £59.00

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 170 322 310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 84.58% 76.30% 78.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 194 190
Median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 48 26
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% +5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Lancashire

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Aurelia
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Durandal
1 1 (50.00%) EJS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Jinja
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) Pug
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5