Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Architect was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 433 402 363
Rank change year-on-year -31 -39 +41
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 193 206 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.48% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 152 189
London median daily rate £700 £650 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £525 £476 £500
90th Percentile £813 £825 £850
England median daily rate £650 £613 £650
% change year-on-year +6.12% -5.77% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £120.00 - -
England median hourly rate £120.00 - -

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 43,454 40,952 42,988
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 95.07% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,370 29,217 30,954
London median daily rate £500 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +1.12%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 629 504 477
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.23 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.77% +13.20% -3.88%
10th Percentile £13.10 £12.52 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £48.54
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.83%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -36 27 £725 +7.41% 4
Central London -42 14 £600 -10.28% 7
West London -22 6 £425 -21.30% 2
Enterprise Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 66 (34.20%) Finance
2 54 (27.98%) Enterprise Architecture
3 38 (19.69%) TOGAF
4 35 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 28 (14.51%) Security Architecture
6 28 (14.51%) Security Cleared
7 27 (13.99%) ITIL
8 25 (12.95%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (12.44%) SC Cleared
9 24 (12.44%) Migration
10 21 (10.88%) Microsoft
11 20 (10.36%) Data Architecture
12 18 (9.33%) Banking
13 17 (8.81%) Cisco
14 16 (8.29%) LAN
14 16 (8.29%) Zachman Framework
15 15 (7.77%) IT Strategy
16 14 (7.25%) Office 365
16 14 (7.25%) Degree
16 14 (7.25%) ERP
16 14 (7.25%) Risk Management
17 13 (6.74%) Wireless
17 13 (6.74%) Java
17 13 (6.74%) CRM
17 13 (6.74%) Technical Architecture
17 13 (6.74%) Data Centre
17 13 (6.74%) SDLC
18 12 (6.22%) Coaching
18 12 (6.22%) Google

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 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.04%) Documentum
3 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.52%) Appian
4 1 (0.52%) CMS
4 1 (0.52%) Confluence
4 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.52%) Mule
4 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (12.95%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (7.25%) Office 365
4 10 (5.18%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.59%) IaaS
5 5 (2.59%) PaaS
6 4 (2.07%) SaaS
7 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.04%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.52%) Boomi
8 1 (0.52%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.52%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.29%) LAN
2 13 (6.74%) Wireless
3 12 (6.22%) Firewall
3 12 (6.22%) WAN
4 11 (5.70%) Skype
4 11 (5.70%) WLAN
5 8 (4.15%) 802.11
6 7 (3.63%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (3.63%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (3.63%) Wireshark
7 5 (2.59%) Unified Communications
7 5 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.07%) VoIP
9 3 (1.55%) Internet
10 2 (1.04%) SMS
10 2 (1.04%) Telepresence
10 2 (1.04%) VPN
11 1 (0.52%) OpenFlow
11 1 (0.52%) SMTP
11 1 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.07%) Big Data
3 2 (1.04%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.04%) MySQL
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.52%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) GIS
4 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.52%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.52%) Power BI
4 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Ant
1 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.52%) ERwin
1 1 (0.52%) FishEye
1 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.52%) JIRA
1 1 (0.52%) Maven
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (34.20%) Finance
2 18 (9.33%) Banking
3 8 (4.15%) Retail
3 8 (4.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.55%) Billing
4 3 (1.55%) Legal
4 3 (1.55%) Marketing
5 2 (1.04%) Automotive
5 2 (1.04%) Front Office
5 2 (1.04%) Publishing
5 2 (1.04%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.52%) Danish Language
6 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) French Language
6 1 (0.52%) German Language
6 1 (0.52%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.70%) 802.1X
1 11 (5.70%) Web Services
2 7 (3.63%) SOAP
3 4 (2.07%) REST
4 3 (1.55%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.04%) Java EE
5 2 (1.04%) Kafka
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.04%) RESTful
5 2 (1.04%) Spring
5 2 (1.04%) Spring Cloud
5 2 (1.04%) Spring Integration
6 1 (0.52%) .NET
6 1 (0.52%) Apache CXF
6 1 (0.52%) CSS
6 1 (0.52%) HTML
6 1 (0.52%) JSON
6 1 (0.52%) Node.js
6 1 (0.52%) XML
6 1 (0.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.70%) Taxonomies
3 10 (5.18%) Private Cloud
4 9 (4.66%) Blackberry
4 9 (4.66%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.04%) Equities
9 2 (1.04%) FMCG
9 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.04%) PKI
9 2 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.70%) Windows
2 9 (4.66%) Windows 10
2 9 (4.66%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.04%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Unix
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.98%) Enterprise Architecture
2 38 (19.69%) TOGAF
3 35 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (14.51%) Security Architecture
5 27 (13.99%) ITIL
6 24 (12.44%) Migration
7 20 (10.36%) Data Architecture
8 16 (8.29%) Zachman Framework
9 15 (7.77%) IT Strategy
10 14 (7.25%) ERP
10 14 (7.25%) Risk Management
11 13 (6.74%) CRM
11 13 (6.74%) SDLC
11 13 (6.74%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (6.22%) Coaching
13 11 (5.70%) Microservices
13 11 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (5.18%) Network Design
14 10 (5.18%) SABSA
15 9 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.74%) Java
2 3 (1.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.52%) C
3 1 (0.52%) PHP
3 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (14.51%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.44%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.25%) Degree
4 6 (3.11%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.04%) CISM
7 2 (1.04%) CISSP
8 1 (0.52%) CCIE
8 1 (0.52%) CCNP
8 1 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.52%) CISA
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.52%) GIAC
8 1 (0.52%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.07%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) GDPR
3 2 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.04%) PSD2
4 1 (0.52%) GCP
4 1 (0.52%) IFRS
4 1 (0.52%) MiFID
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (4.66%) XenApp
1 9 (4.66%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) vCloud
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (3.63%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.52%) CASB
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.52%) PingFederate
2 1 (0.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.81%) Cisco
3 12 (6.22%) Google
4 11 (5.70%) Oracle
5 10 (5.18%) Citrix
5 10 (5.18%) SAP
5 10 (5.18%) SolarWinds
6 9 (4.66%) Avaya
7 6 (3.11%) IBM
8 5 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.07%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.04%) Adobe
10 2 (1.04%) Informatica
10 2 (1.04%) Juniper
10 2 (1.04%) Netezza
10 2 (1.04%) Talend
10 2 (1.04%) Teradata
10 2 (1.04%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.04%) VMware
11 1 (0.52%) hybris