Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Architect was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 462 393 391
Rank change year-on-year -69 -2 -49
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 156 208 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.50% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.53% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 144 148
London median daily rate £650 £650 £650
10th Percentile £500 £529 £500
90th Percentile £825 £825 £800
England median daily rate £610 £625 £600
% change year-on-year -2.40% +4.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £43.50 -
England median hourly rate £33.16 £55.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year -39.72% -12.00% -

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 44,494 39,222 41,710
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.92% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,420 27,936 29,570
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 623 565 642
London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.65% +13.16% +6.35%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.89 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.57 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.51
% change year-on-year +1.08% -0.05% +12.18%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Central London -30 21 £700 +7.69% 11
West London -26 5 £588 -4.08% 5
South London -42 4 £735 -
East London -10 3 £600 +4.35% 1
Enterprise Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 40 (25.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 36 (23.08%) Finance
3 28 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 22 (14.10%) Banking
7 20 (12.82%) Data Architecture
7 20 (12.82%) IT Strategy
8 18 (11.54%) High Availability
8 18 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (10.90%) Data Modelling
10 16 (10.26%) SOA
10 16 (10.26%) SaaS
11 15 (9.62%) Middleware
11 15 (9.62%) Service Delivery
12 13 (8.33%) Marketing
13 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
13 12 (7.69%) Big Data
13 12 (7.69%) Open Source
13 12 (7.69%) Data Management
13 12 (7.69%) Microsoft
14 11 (7.05%) Retail
14 11 (7.05%) PaaS
14 11 (7.05%) Data Centre
14 11 (7.05%) Target Operating Model
14 11 (7.05%) Translating Business Requirements
15 10 (6.41%) Service Design
15 10 (6.41%) Cloud Native
15 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared

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 2 (1.28%) Confluence
1 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (1.28%) IIS
1 2 (1.28%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.64%) Apache
2 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.28%) SAP PM
1 2 (1.28%) SAP PS
1 2 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (10.26%) SaaS
4 11 (7.05%) PaaS
5 8 (5.13%) IaaS
6 6 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (2.56%) Office 365
9 2 (1.28%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.64%) Serverless
10 1 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) SAN
2 4 (2.56%) Firewall
2 4 (2.56%) LAN
2 4 (2.56%) WAN
3 3 (1.92%) DHCP
3 3 (1.92%) DNS
3 3 (1.92%) DWDM
4 2 (1.28%) NAS
5 1 (0.64%) Network Security
5 1 (0.64%) Skype
5 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.69%) Big Data
2 7 (4.49%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.56%) Blockchain
3 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.92%) Data Lake
4 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.28%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (1.28%) Spatial Data
5 2 (1.28%) SQLite
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.64%) DB2
6 1 (0.64%) Endeca
6 1 (0.64%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.64%) OLAP
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (1.28%) ERwin
2 2 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.28%) JIRA
2 2 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 36 (23.08%) Finance
2 22 (14.10%) Banking
3 13 (8.33%) Marketing
4 11 (7.05%) Retail
5 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.21%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.56%) Legal
8 2 (1.28%) Back Office
8 2 (1.28%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.28%) French Language
8 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Electronics
9 1 (0.64%) Front Office
9 1 (0.64%) Law
9 1 (0.64%) Local Government
9 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.62%) Middleware
2 9 (5.77%) Web Services
3 7 (4.49%) REST
4 5 (3.21%) React
5 4 (2.56%) Node.js
5 4 (2.56%) SOAP
5 4 (2.56%) XML
6 3 (1.92%) Ajax
6 3 (1.92%) J2EE
6 3 (1.92%) jQuery
6 3 (1.92%) JSON
7 2 (1.28%) Core Data
7 2 (1.28%) iOS SDK
7 2 (1.28%) Java EE
7 2 (1.28%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.64%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.64%) Kafka
8 1 (0.64%) RESTful
8 1 (0.64%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.41%) Cloud Native
3 8 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.56%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.56%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.92%) Equities
7 3 (1.92%) Fintech
7 3 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.92%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.28%) Derivative
8 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.28%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.21%) Windows
2 4 (2.56%) Android
2 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.56%) Linux
3 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.64%) Unix
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 28 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 20 (12.82%) Data Architecture
4 20 (12.82%) IT Strategy
5 18 (11.54%) High Availability
5 18 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (10.90%) Data Modelling
7 16 (10.26%) SOA
8 15 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 12 (7.69%) Data Management
9 12 (7.69%) Open Source
10 11 (7.05%) Target Operating Model
10 11 (7.05%) Translating Business Requirements
11 10 (6.41%) BPR
11 10 (6.41%) MODAF
11 10 (6.41%) Service Design
12 9 (5.77%) Analytics
12 9 (5.77%) DevOps
12 9 (5.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 7 (4.49%) SQL
3 6 (3.85%) Java
4 5 (3.21%) C
5 4 (2.56%) C#
6 3 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.64%) COBOL
7 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.92%) Degree
4 2 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.28%) CISSP
5 1 (0.64%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.64%) CCDE
5 1 (0.64%) CCIE
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) GIAC
5 1 (0.64%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.85%) Docker
3 5 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.28%) vCloud
5 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (1.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.64%) SCCM
3 1 (0.64%) SCOM
3 1 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.13%) SAP
2 8 (5.13%) VMware
3 6 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.56%) Cisco
4 4 (2.56%) Citrix
4 4 (2.56%) IBM
5 3 (1.92%) BT
5 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.92%) EMC
6 2 (1.28%) Adobe
6 2 (1.28%) Apigee
6 2 (1.28%) Google
6 2 (1.28%) Mashery
7 1 (0.64%) F5
7 1 (0.64%) Juniper
7 1 (0.64%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle
7 1 (0.64%) Progress
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec