Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Architect was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 458 395 444
Rank change year-on-year -63 +49 -104
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 182 226 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.50% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.53% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 157 121
London median daily rate £650 £650 £650
10th Percentile £494 £514 £488
90th Percentile £813 £825 £825
England median daily rate £613 £650 £600
% change year-on-year -5.77% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £43.50 -
England median hourly rate £33.16 £55.00 £69.07
% change year-on-year -39.72% -20.37% -

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 44704 42967 43917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.99% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32366 30551 30963
London median daily rate £498 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 561 677
London median hourly rate £20.47 £19.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.96% +3.48% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -9 21 £673 -
Central London -11 16 £725 +11.54% 8
West London +1 5 £588 +6.82%
East London -10 1 £725 +23.40% 1
Enterprise Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Enterprise Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 75 (41.21%) Enterprise Architecture
2 41 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (20.88%) Finance
4 31 (17.03%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (14.84%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (13.19%) IT Strategy
8 23 (12.64%) TOGAF
9 22 (12.09%) PaaS
9 22 (12.09%) DevOps
10 21 (11.54%) Banking
11 20 (10.99%) Data Architecture
12 19 (10.44%) Security Cleared
13 18 (9.89%) Microsoft
14 17 (9.34%) SOA
14 17 (9.34%) REST
14 17 (9.34%) Security Architecture
14 17 (9.34%) SC Cleared
15 16 (8.79%) Data Quality
15 16 (8.79%) Web Services
15 16 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (8.24%) Big Data
17 14 (7.69%) IaaS
17 14 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (7.14%) Data Modelling
19 12 (6.59%) Migration
19 12 (6.59%) Data Centre
20 11 (6.04%) Retail
20 11 (6.04%) Data Management
20 11 (6.04%) Hadoop

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 6 (3.30%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.55%) IIS
2 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.03%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (12.09%) PaaS
4 14 (7.69%) IaaS
5 10 (5.49%) SaaS
6 5 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (2.20%) Office 365
7 4 (2.20%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.65%) BPaaS
9 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.55%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.55%) Serverless
9 1 (0.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.85%) LAN
1 7 (3.85%) WAN
2 5 (2.75%) Firewall
3 4 (2.20%) Internet
4 3 (1.65%) DNS
4 3 (1.65%) SAN
5 2 (1.10%) DHCP
5 2 (1.10%) DWDM
5 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.55%) BGP
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.55%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.55%) NAS
6 1 (0.55%) Network Security
6 1 (0.55%) OSPF
6 1 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.24%) Big Data
2 11 (6.04%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.30%) Data Lake
4 5 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.65%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.10%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (1.10%) Power BI
6 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.10%) Spatial Data
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (2.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.65%) JIRA
General
1 38 (20.88%) Finance
2 21 (11.54%) Banking
3 11 (6.04%) Retail
4 9 (4.95%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.40%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.20%) Legal
7 3 (1.65%) Marketing
8 2 (1.10%) Back Office
8 2 (1.10%) Billing
8 2 (1.10%) Front Office
8 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.55%) Electronics
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.34%) REST
2 16 (8.79%) Web Services
3 9 (4.95%) EDI
4 6 (3.30%) .NET
4 6 (3.30%) Middleware
5 5 (2.75%) gRPC
5 5 (2.75%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (2.20%) React
7 3 (1.65%) Node.js
7 3 (1.65%) XML
8 2 (1.10%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.10%) Java EE
8 2 (1.10%) RESTful
8 2 (1.10%) SOAP
8 2 (1.10%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.55%) HTML5
9 1 (0.55%) jQuery
9 1 (0.55%) JSON
9 1 (0.55%) WAP
9 1 (0.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.84%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.59%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.85%) Cloud Native
3 7 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (2.75%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.75%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.75%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.20%) Equities
6 4 (2.20%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.65%) Derivative
7 3 (1.65%) Fintech
7 3 (1.65%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.10%) CESG
8 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.85%) Linux
1 7 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.55%) Android
3 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.21%) Enterprise Architecture
2 41 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.19%) IT Strategy
4 23 (12.64%) TOGAF
5 22 (12.09%) DevOps
6 20 (10.99%) Data Architecture
7 17 (9.34%) Security Architecture
7 17 (9.34%) SOA
8 16 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 12 (6.59%) Migration
12 11 (6.04%) Data Management
12 11 (6.04%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (5.49%) Open Source
14 9 (4.95%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.95%) Software Architecture
15 8 (4.40%) Configuration Management
15 8 (4.40%) ERP
15 8 (4.40%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.49%) C
2 8 (4.40%) JavaScript
2 8 (4.40%) Python
2 8 (4.40%) Ruby
3 6 (3.30%) Java
3 6 (3.30%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.75%) C#
4 5 (2.75%) SQL
5 3 (1.65%) PHP
5 3 (1.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.65%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.10%) VB
7 1 (0.55%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.44%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.34%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.40%) Degree
4 6 (3.30%) CCIE
4 6 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.75%) AWS Certification
6 4 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.10%) CCNP
7 2 (1.10%) CISSP
7 2 (1.10%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.55%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.55%) CCIE Security
8 1 (0.55%) CISA
8 1 (0.55%) CISM
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) GIAC
8 1 (0.55%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.79%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.95%) QA
3 5 (2.75%) GDPR
4 2 (1.10%) COBIT
5 1 (0.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.40%) Docker
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.55%) UAG
4 1 (0.55%) vCloud
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) Terraform
2 3 (1.65%) Ansible
2 3 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.10%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (1.10%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.55%) Ambari
4 1 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 18 (9.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.40%) ServiceNow
3 7 (3.85%) Cisco
4 6 (3.30%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.30%) VMware
5 5 (2.75%) SAP
6 4 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.65%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.65%) BT
7 3 (1.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.10%) Apigee
8 2 (1.10%) Citrix
8 2 (1.10%) EMC
8 2 (1.10%) Google
8 2 (1.10%) Mashery
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle
9 1 (0.55%) Adobe
9 1 (0.55%) Calypso
9 1 (0.55%) Nokia
9 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft