Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 122 107
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15 +19
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 40 28 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.43% 0.90% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.06% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 28
Manchester median daily rate £495 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £445 £318 £371
90th Percentile £750 £547 £740
North West median daily rate £530 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +5.90% -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £42.50 - -

Enterprise Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,316 2,645 3,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.68% 84.88% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,509 1,665 1,831
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £231
90th Percentile £586 £550 £530
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 40 85
Manchester median hourly rate £17.76 £17.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -6.58% +31.03%
10th Percentile £12.17 £12.23 £12.29
90th Percentile £41.13 £40.38 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £21.50 £23.30 £33.00
% change year-on-year -7.72% -29.40% +73.68%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Enterprise Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Manchester

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Manchester

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in Manchester

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Manchester

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
Enterprise Architecture
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 15 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 9 (22.50%) Open Source
4 9 (22.50%) Social Media
4 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
4 9 (22.50%) SFIA
4 9 (22.50%) Domain Models
4 9 (22.50%) IT Strategy
4 9 (22.50%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
5 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (17.50%) GMP
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
7 6 (15.00%) Information Architecture
8 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.00%) SOA
9 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Degree
9 4 (10.00%) Line Management
10 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (7.50%) COBIT
10 3 (7.50%) Local Government
11 2 (5.00%) CESG
11 2 (5.00%) Migration
11 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.00%) OpenText
11 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
11 2 (5.00%) IBM Domino

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) Redis
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (7.50%) Local Government
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Architect
2 10 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Information Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Data Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Data Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (2.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Social Media
2 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) CESG
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Life Science
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 9 (22.50%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (22.50%) Domain Models
4 9 (22.50%) IT Strategy
4 9 (22.50%) Open Source
4 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
4 9 (22.50%) SFIA
5 8 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (15.00%) Information Architecture
7 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Line Management
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) SOA
9 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance
10 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
10 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C#
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) R
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CLAS
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) GMP
2 3 (7.50%) COBIT
3 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) IronPort
1 2 (5.00%) Lotus
1 2 (5.00%) OpenText
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Teradata