The median contractor rate for a Senior Enterprise Architect was £800 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Enterprise Architect
England / London
Rank 396 425 404
Rank change year-on-year +29 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Enterprise Architect 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.014% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.014% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £800 £600 £925
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -35.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £520 £785
10% offered a daily rate of more than £818 £600 £1,065
UK excluding London median daily rate £825 £657 £575
% change year-on-year +25.53% +14.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18463 20944 19902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13124 15012 13730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 285 369
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Senior Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Enterprise Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Enterprise Architect in London

Senior Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Enterprise Architect in London

Senior 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 Senior Enterprise Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £763 - 1
Senior Enterprise Architect
England

Senior Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) SaaS
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Adobe
7 2 (9.09%) EDI
7 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) SAS
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) SAS EBI
7 2 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Big Data

Senior Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (9.09%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) SAS EBI
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) EDI
2 2 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.55%) IT Audit
7 1 (4.55%) User Stories
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) CCIE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CISA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CISM
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Capita
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com