Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 21 November 2017 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 164 152
Rank change year-on-year +32 -12 +2
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 116 102 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.41% 1.05% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.27% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 74 68
Midlands median daily rate £550 £550 £608
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.47% +25.91%
10th Percentile £354 £408 £413
90th Percentile £725 £675 £700
England median daily rate £550 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +2.33% -2.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 - -
England median hourly rate £47.38 £43.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +8.91% +19.18% +108.57%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6831 8035 6631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.07% 82.60% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4350 4909 3919
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 205 260
Midlands median hourly rate £21.37 £16.50 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.52% -10.91% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.80 £42.67
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
East Midlands +31 66 £540 -1.82%
West Midlands +18 45 £550 - 8
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 34 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.41%) Microservices
2 26 (22.41%) IT Strategy
3 23 (19.83%) PaaS
4 22 (18.97%) TOGAF
5 21 (18.10%) SOAP
6 20 (17.24%) Java
7 19 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (16.38%) SaaS
8 17 (14.66%) SQL
9 16 (13.79%) Data Modelling
9 16 (13.79%) API Development
9 16 (13.79%) API Design
10 15 (12.93%) DevOps
10 15 (12.93%) IaaS
11 14 (12.07%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (12.07%) API Integration
11 14 (12.07%) Spring Boot
11 14 (12.07%) SOA
11 14 (12.07%) SAP
11 14 (12.07%) E-Commerce
11 14 (12.07%) REST
11 14 (12.07%) Heroku
11 14 (12.07%) Spring
12 13 (11.21%) Web Services
12 13 (11.21%) Finance
13 12 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (10.34%) Billing

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 14 (12.07%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.86%) CMS
4 1 (0.86%) Documentum
4 1 (0.86%) FileNet
4 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.86%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.86%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.86%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.86%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.86%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 34 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (19.83%) PaaS
3 19 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (16.38%) SaaS
4 15 (12.93%) IaaS
5 14 (12.07%) Heroku
6 9 (7.76%) OpenShift
7 7 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (5.17%) GitHub
9 2 (1.72%) Office 365
10 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) DAB
2 1 (0.86%) Firewall
2 1 (0.86%) LAN
2 1 (0.86%) Skype
2 1 (0.86%) SMS
2 1 (0.86%) VPN
2 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.03%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.59%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.59%) Big Data
6 3 (2.59%) Redis
7 2 (1.72%) DB2
7 2 (1.72%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.86%) GIS
8 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.17%) Bitbucket
2 6 (5.17%) GitLab
3 2 (1.72%) ERwin
3 2 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (0.86%) Ant
General
1 13 (11.21%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Billing
3 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.17%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.45%) Legal
6 3 (2.59%) Automotive
6 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.86%) Banking
8 1 (0.86%) Electronics
8 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (70.69%) Architect
2 27 (23.28%) Enterprise Architect
3 20 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (14.66%) Analyst
5 13 (11.21%) Digital Architect
6 12 (10.34%) E-Commerce Architect
7 11 (9.48%) Lead Architect
7 11 (9.48%) Lead Enterprise Architect
8 9 (7.76%) Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Data Architect
9 7 (6.03%) SSIS Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Azure Architect
10 6 (5.17%) Java Architect
11 5 (4.31%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) .NET Developer
12 4 (3.45%) Designer
12 4 (3.45%) Integration Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) SAP Architect
12 4 (3.45%) Senior Architect
12 4 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.10%) SOAP
2 14 (12.07%) REST
2 14 (12.07%) Spring
2 14 (12.07%) Spring Boot
3 13 (11.21%) Web Services
4 10 (8.62%) .NET
5 7 (6.03%) RESTful
6 4 (3.45%) LINQ
6 4 (3.45%) WCF
6 4 (3.45%) WPF
7 3 (2.59%) Dapper ORM
8 2 (1.72%) Ajax
8 2 (1.72%) XML
8 2 (1.72%) XSL
8 2 (1.72%) XSLT
9 1 (0.86%) Middleware
9 1 (0.86%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.86%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.59%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.86%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.86%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Linux
2 4 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (0.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (22.41%) IT Strategy
1 26 (22.41%) Microservices
2 22 (18.97%) TOGAF
3 16 (13.79%) API Design
3 16 (13.79%) API Development
3 16 (13.79%) Data Modelling
4 15 (12.93%) DevOps
5 14 (12.07%) API Integration
5 14 (12.07%) E-Commerce
5 14 (12.07%) SOA
6 11 (9.48%) Migration
7 10 (8.62%) ITIL
7 10 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.76%) CRM
9 8 (6.90%) Project Management
10 7 (6.03%) Open Source
10 7 (6.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.24%) Java
2 17 (14.66%) SQL
3 10 (8.62%) C#
4 5 (4.31%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.59%) R
6 2 (1.72%) C++
6 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.72%) Perl
6 2 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (0.86%) ABAP
7 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.17%) Degree
3 4 (3.45%) ISEB
4 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.86%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.86%) CCSP
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) MCSA
5 1 (0.86%) MCSE
5 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) HIPAA
1 5 (4.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.45%) SLA
3 3 (2.59%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (2.59%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.59%) PMO
4 2 (1.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (1.72%) CDISC
4 2 (1.72%) COBIT
4 2 (1.72%) GxP
4 2 (1.72%) HL7
5 1 (0.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) Docker
2 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.31%) Ansible
2 5 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.31%) Puppet
3 2 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) SAP
2 12 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (9.48%) Oracle
4 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.17%) Apigee
5 6 (5.17%) MuleSoft
5 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco
7 1 (0.86%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.86%) IBM
7 1 (0.86%) Pega
7 1 (0.86%) Siemens
7 1 (0.86%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.86%) TIBCO