The median contractor rate for a Senior Enterprise Architect was £725 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Senior Enterprise Architect
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 410 400 422
Rank change year-on-year -10 +22  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Enterprise Architect 8 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.12% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 9
Median daily rate £725 £700 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £600 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £765 £850 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £606 £700 -
% change year-on-year -13.39% -  
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 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (33.33%) PaaS
2 4 (33.33%) Market Research
2 4 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (33.33%) Service Design
2 4 (33.33%) BPaaS
2 4 (33.33%) Business Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) CESG
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) BPaaS
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Business Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Market Research
2 4 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Service Design
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Biometrics
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
4 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft