Period
to 12 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Architect was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 444 452 414
Rank change year-on-year +8 -38 +38
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 172 185 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 133 160
London median daily rate £700 £638 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.80% -1.92% +4.00%
10th Percentile £530 £495 £500
90th Percentile £850 £813 £826
England median daily rate £675 £610 £650
% change year-on-year +10.66% -6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £43.50
England median hourly rate - £33.16 £43.50
% change year-on-year - -23.78% -37.02%

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 43,410 43,867 42,731
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,374 31,732 30,384
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 555 548
London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +5.10% +0.79%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.20 £11.50
90th Percentile £55.29 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.25
% change year-on-year -1.07% +2.47% +2.01%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -19 20 £600 -14.29% 7
South London -28 9 £700 +4.09%
West London -10 7 £513 -9.89% 5
Enterprise Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 61 (35.47%) Finance
2 58 (33.72%) Enterprise Architecture
3 41 (23.84%) TOGAF
4 34 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (16.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (13.37%) Security Architecture
7 22 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (11.05%) ITIL
8 19 (11.05%) Citrix
9 17 (9.88%) Security Cleared
9 17 (9.88%) Zachman Framework
9 17 (9.88%) Office 365
9 17 (9.88%) Skype
10 15 (8.72%) Migration
10 15 (8.72%) Data Architecture
11 14 (8.14%) Risk Management
11 14 (8.14%) Windows
12 13 (7.56%) Oracle
12 13 (7.56%) Banking
12 13 (7.56%) SC Cleared
12 13 (7.56%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (7.56%) Coaching
12 13 (7.56%) IT Strategy
13 12 (6.98%) Microservices
13 12 (6.98%) SDLC
13 12 (6.98%) Java
14 11 (6.40%) SAP
14 11 (6.40%) SharePoint
14 11 (6.40%) Data Modelling

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 11 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.74%) Appian
3 1 (0.58%) Documentum
3 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.58%) Magento
3 1 (0.58%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.58%) Shopify
3 1 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (9.88%) Office 365
4 8 (4.65%) SaaS
5 6 (3.49%) PaaS
6 5 (2.91%) Boomi
6 5 (2.91%) IaaS
7 4 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.16%) Apigee
9 2 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.16%) iPaaS
9 2 (1.16%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.88%) Skype
2 10 (5.81%) WAN
3 5 (2.91%) LAN
3 5 (2.91%) Unified Communications
4 4 (2.33%) Firewall
4 4 (2.33%) PABX
4 4 (2.33%) VoIP
5 3 (1.74%) Internet
5 3 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.74%) Wireless
5 3 (1.74%) WLAN
6 2 (1.16%) MPLS
7 1 (0.58%) DMARC
7 1 (0.58%) IMAP
7 1 (0.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.23%) Big Data
2 7 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.16%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.16%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.16%) MySQL
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.58%) OLAP
6 1 (0.58%) OLTP
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.58%) Power BI
6 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
General
1 61 (35.47%) Finance
2 13 (7.56%) Banking
3 10 (5.81%) Retail
4 6 (3.49%) Marketing
5 4 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.74%) Automotive
6 3 (1.74%) German Language
6 3 (1.74%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Danish Language
7 2 (1.16%) French Language
7 2 (1.16%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Games
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.65%) Web Services
2 3 (1.74%) .NET
2 3 (1.74%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.16%) Drools
3 2 (1.16%) JSON
3 2 (1.16%) Middleware
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.16%) REST
3 2 (1.16%) SOAP
3 2 (1.16%) Spring
3 2 (1.16%) Spring Boot
3 2 (1.16%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (1.16%) Spring Integration
3 2 (1.16%) XML
3 2 (1.16%) XSLT
4 1 (0.58%) CSS
4 1 (0.58%) Kafka
4 1 (0.58%) Node.js
4 1 (0.58%) React
4 1 (0.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.81%) Data Centre
1 10 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.23%) Blackberry
2 9 (5.23%) Taxonomies
3 6 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.49%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.74%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) CMDB
7 2 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) FMCG
7 2 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.16%) Replication
7 2 (1.16%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.14%) Windows
2 9 (5.23%) Windows 10
2 9 (5.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (0.58%) Unix
4 1 (0.58%) VMS
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.72%) Enterprise Architecture
2 41 (23.84%) TOGAF
3 34 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (13.37%) Security Architecture
5 19 (11.05%) ITIL
5 19 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (9.88%) Zachman Framework
7 15 (8.72%) Data Architecture
7 15 (8.72%) Migration
8 14 (8.14%) Risk Management
9 13 (7.56%) Coaching
9 13 (7.56%) IT Strategy
9 13 (7.56%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (6.98%) Microservices
10 12 (6.98%) SDLC
11 11 (6.40%) Data Modelling
11 11 (6.40%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.40%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (6.40%) SABSA
11 11 (6.40%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.98%) Java
2 5 (2.91%) SQL
3 3 (1.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.16%) C
4 2 (1.16%) C++
4 2 (1.16%) Perl
4 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.16%) Python
4 2 (1.16%) Ruby
4 2 (1.16%) VB
5 1 (0.58%) PHP
5 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.56%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.65%) Degree
4 5 (2.91%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (1.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.58%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.58%) CISM
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.58%) GSEC
7 1 (0.58%) ISEB
7 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) IFRS
3 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) MiFID
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.23%) XenApp
1 9 (5.23%) XenDesktop
2 4 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.74%) Docker
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.16%) CASB
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.58%) Ansible
3 1 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (11.05%) Citrix
2 13 (7.56%) Oracle
3 11 (6.40%) SAP
4 9 (5.23%) Avaya
5 8 (4.65%) Google
5 8 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.07%) Cisco
7 6 (3.49%) IBM
8 5 (2.91%) Dell
9 4 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.33%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.74%) Informatica
10 3 (1.74%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.74%) VMware
10 3 (1.74%) Workday
11 2 (1.16%) Alteryx
11 2 (1.16%) CA
11 2 (1.16%) Mashery
11 2 (1.16%) Tableau
11 2 (1.16%) TIBCO