Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 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 > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 164 145
Rank change year-on-year +43 -19 +14
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 84 68 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.48% 1.00% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.19% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 45 83
North West median daily rate £537 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -16.67% +17.65%
10th Percentile £330 £360 £431
90th Percentile £750 £665 £700
England median daily rate £550 £530 £550
% change year-on-year +3.77% -3.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +43.94% +120.00%
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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4619 5702 6982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.18% 83.75% 81.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2959 3672 4232
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 167 284
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -27.92% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.85 £12.40
90th Percentile £52.70 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the North West

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Manchester +29 42 £495 -1.00% 7
Merseyside +16 21 £383 -23.45%
Lancashire +20 11 £610 -6.15%
Cheshire -6 6 £500 +17.65% 2
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 19 (22.62%) Service Management
2 19 (22.62%) Finance
3 16 (19.05%) ITIL
3 16 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 15 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 15 (17.86%) Data Architecture
4 15 (17.86%) IT Strategy
5 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
5 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 12 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (14.29%) Data Management
6 12 (14.29%) Open Source
6 12 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 12 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 12 (14.29%) SFIA
7 11 (13.10%) ITSM
7 11 (13.10%) Project Management
7 11 (13.10%) Service Design
8 10 (11.90%) Business Process Modelling
8 10 (11.90%) SQL
8 10 (11.90%) User Experience
8 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
8 10 (11.90%) Incident Management
9 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (10.71%) Siebel
10 8 (9.52%) SOA
10 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Office

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.14%) SAS
3 2 (2.38%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (1.19%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) PaaS
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
2 2 (2.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 2 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) SMS
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) Intranet
2 2 (2.38%) VPN
2 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (9.52%) Apache Hive
2 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.33%) Big Data
3 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (7.14%) Data Lake
4 6 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.14%) HBase
4 6 (7.14%) Pentaho
4 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.38%) Redis
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.19%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) ERwin
2 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Local Government
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Avionics
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (63.10%) Architect
2 19 (22.62%) Data Architect
3 12 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Head of IT
5 6 (7.14%) Information Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Lead Data Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Service Manager
6 5 (5.95%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (5.95%) IT Support
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Technical Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 5 (5.95%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) JSON
2 5 (5.95%) CSS
2 5 (5.95%) HTML
2 5 (5.95%) REST
2 5 (5.95%) Web Services
3 4 (4.76%) .NET
4 3 (3.57%) Java EE
4 3 (3.57%) JSF
4 3 (3.57%) JSP
4 3 (3.57%) OAuth
4 3 (3.57%) Servlets
5 2 (2.38%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (2.38%) LINQ
5 2 (2.38%) Mason
5 2 (2.38%) SAML
5 2 (2.38%) XML
6 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.19%) Node.js
6 1 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.90%) User Experience
3 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.52%) Social Media
5 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.57%) CESG
7 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.19%) Life Science
8 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Unix
2 3 (3.57%) Android
2 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 19 (22.62%) Service Management
3 16 (19.05%) Data Modelling
3 16 (19.05%) ITIL
4 15 (17.86%) Data Architecture
4 15 (17.86%) IT Strategy
5 12 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 12 (14.29%) Data Management
5 12 (14.29%) Open Source
5 12 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 12 (14.29%) SFIA
6 11 (13.10%) ITSM
6 11 (13.10%) Project Management
6 11 (13.10%) Service Design
7 10 (11.90%) Business Process Modelling
7 10 (11.90%) Incident Management
8 8 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.52%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.90%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.95%) Java
4 3 (3.57%) C#
5 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.38%) PHP
5 2 (2.38%) R
6 1 (1.19%) COBOL
6 1 (1.19%) Python
6 1 (1.19%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.95%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.19%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.19%) CISMP
5 1 (1.19%) CLAS
5 1 (1.19%) IISP
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
5 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 7 (8.33%) GMP
2 7 (8.33%) QA
3 3 (3.57%) COBIT
4 2 (2.38%) GDPR
5 1 (1.19%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 9 (10.71%) Siebel
3 8 (9.52%) Oracle
4 6 (7.14%) CA
4 6 (7.14%) Informatica
4 6 (7.14%) Tableau
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.38%) IronPort
6 2 (2.38%) Lotus
6 2 (2.38%) OpenText
7 1 (1.19%) Cadence
7 1 (1.19%) IFS
7 1 (1.19%) Teradata