Period
to 27 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Architect was £663 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 457 397 327
Rank change year-on-year -60 -70 +62
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 189 186 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.49% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 139 205
London median daily rate £663 £640 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% -1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £500 £510 £500
90th Percentile £825 £850 £800
England median daily rate £650 £600 £625
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £120.00 - -
England median hourly rate £120.00 £55.00 £45.21
% change year-on-year +118.18% +21.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,231 37,764 41,318
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.01% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,253 26,925 29,686
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 508 527
London median hourly rate £21.70 £22.42 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.20% +17.99% -1.76%
10th Percentile £12.88 £12.25 £10.70
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.61% -2.56% +11.43%

Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Enterprise Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architect in London

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architect in London

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architect in London

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architect in London

Enterprise Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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
South London -33 21 £750 -11.76% 5
Central London -38 21 £600 -9.43% 4
East London -14 2 £600 - 1
West London -42 2 - - 2
Enterprise Architect
England

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, Enterprise Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 46 (24.34%) Finance
2 39 (20.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 35 (18.52%) TOGAF
4 31 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (12.70%) Security Cleared
7 23 (12.17%) SC Cleared
7 23 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (11.64%) Data Architecture
9 21 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 19 (10.05%) Migration
11 17 (8.99%) Banking
11 17 (8.99%) IT Strategy
12 15 (7.94%) ERP
12 15 (7.94%) Marketing
13 14 (7.41%) SAP
13 14 (7.41%) CRM
13 14 (7.41%) Data Modelling
13 14 (7.41%) SOA
13 14 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (6.88%) Service Delivery
14 13 (6.88%) Translating Business Requirements
15 12 (6.35%) LAN
15 12 (6.35%) Cisco
15 12 (6.35%) Degree
16 11 (5.82%) Dynamics CRM
16 11 (5.82%) Security Architecture
16 11 (5.82%) Private Cloud
16 11 (5.82%) High Availability
17 10 (5.29%) Dynamics 365

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (1.59%) Confluence
1 3 (1.59%) OpenStack
1 3 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.06%) Apache
2 2 (1.06%) IIS
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) Documentum
3 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.53%) Mule
3 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.06%) SAP PM
2 2 (1.06%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.29%) Dynamics 365
3 10 (5.29%) SaaS
4 6 (3.17%) IaaS
4 6 (3.17%) PaaS
5 5 (2.65%) Office 365
6 2 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.06%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.53%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Serverless
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.35%) LAN
2 10 (5.29%) Wireless
3 8 (4.23%) 802.11
3 8 (4.23%) Firewall
3 8 (4.23%) WLAN
4 7 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (3.70%) Wireshark
5 5 (2.65%) WAN
6 4 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.06%) NAS
7 2 (1.06%) SAN
7 2 (1.06%) SMS
7 2 (1.06%) Telepresence
7 2 (1.06%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.06%) VPN
8 1 (0.53%) Internet
8 1 (0.53%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.53%) Skype
8 1 (0.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.76%) Big Data
2 5 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.12%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.06%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.06%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (1.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.06%) SQLite
5 1 (0.53%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.53%) DB2
5 1 (0.53%) Endeca
5 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.53%) GIS
5 1 (0.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) OLAP
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.53%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.59%) ERwin
1 3 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.59%) JIRA
1 3 (1.59%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (1.06%) Subversion
3 1 (0.53%) Ant
3 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.53%) FishEye
3 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.53%) Maven
3 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (24.34%) Finance
2 17 (8.99%) Banking
3 15 (7.94%) Marketing
4 9 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.23%) Retail
6 3 (1.59%) Billing
6 3 (1.59%) Legal
7 2 (1.06%) Digital Economy
7 2 (1.06%) French Language
7 2 (1.06%) Front Office
7 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.06%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.29%) Web Services
2 9 (4.76%) Middleware
3 8 (4.23%) 802.1X
3 8 (4.23%) SOAP
4 6 (3.17%) REST
5 4 (2.12%) J2EE
6 3 (1.59%) Ajax
6 3 (1.59%) jQuery
6 3 (1.59%) JSON
6 3 (1.59%) Node.js
6 3 (1.59%) XML
7 2 (1.06%) Core Data
7 2 (1.06%) iOS SDK
7 2 (1.06%) Java EE
7 2 (1.06%) Kafka
7 2 (1.06%) React
7 2 (1.06%) RESTful
8 1 (0.53%) .NET
8 1 (0.53%) Apache CXF
8 1 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.82%) Private Cloud
2 9 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 8 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.12%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.59%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.59%) Equities
6 3 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.59%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.06%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) FMCG
8 1 (0.53%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.59%) Android
1 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.06%) Linux
2 2 (1.06%) Windows
3 1 (0.53%) Unix
3 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 35 (18.52%) TOGAF
3 31 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (11.64%) Data Architecture
5 19 (10.05%) Migration
6 17 (8.99%) IT Strategy
7 15 (7.94%) ERP
8 14 (7.41%) CRM
8 14 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 14 (7.41%) SOA
8 14 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (6.88%) Service Delivery
9 13 (6.88%) Translating Business Requirements
10 11 (5.82%) High Availability
10 11 (5.82%) Security Architecture
11 10 (5.29%) BPR
11 10 (5.29%) ITIL
12 9 (4.76%) Business Transformation
12 9 (4.76%) MODAF
12 9 (4.76%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.70%) Java
2 6 (3.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.06%) SQL
4 1 (0.53%) Apple Swift
4 1 (0.53%) C
4 1 (0.53%) COBOL
4 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.53%) PHP
4 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.17%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.35%) Degree
4 5 (2.65%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.12%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.59%) CISSP
7 2 (1.06%) CCIE
7 2 (1.06%) CISM
8 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.53%) CCDE
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) CISA
8 1 (0.53%) GIAC
8 1 (0.53%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.12%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.59%) GDPR
3 2 (1.06%) PSD2
4 1 (0.53%) MiFID
4 1 (0.53%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.59%) Docker
2 3 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.06%) vCloud
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.06%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.53%) PingFederate
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) SCOM
3 1 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.53%) Terraform
3 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.41%) SAP
3 12 (6.35%) Cisco
4 9 (4.76%) IBM
5 7 (3.70%) Google
6 6 (3.17%) Oracle
6 6 (3.17%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.65%) VMware
8 3 (1.59%) Adobe
8 3 (1.59%) Juniper
9 2 (1.06%) Informatica
9 2 (1.06%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.06%) Netezza
9 2 (1.06%) Talend
9 2 (1.06%) Teradata
10 1 (0.53%) Demandware
10 1 (0.53%) F5
10 1 (0.53%) Meraki
10 1 (0.53%) MobileIron