Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Sparx Enterprise Architect skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sparx Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 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.

Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
England > North West
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 170 - 197
Rank change year-on-year - +197 +17
Contract jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 8 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% - 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.16% - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 10
North West median daily rate £568 - £480
10th Percentile £517 - £310
90th Percentile £617 - £653
England median daily rate £572 £426 £488
% change year-on-year +34.20% -12.62% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Sparx Enterprise Architect is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 370 503 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.15% 8.82% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 322 348
North West median daily rate £463 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £325
90th Percentile £683 £600 £675
England median daily rate £500 £484 £475
% change year-on-year +3.31% +1.89% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
North West median hourly rate £39.00 £46.84 £63.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.74% -26.25% +178.43%
10th Percentile £16.10 £24.60 £38.75
90th Percentile £57.00 £53.75 £69.07
England median hourly rate £32.22 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -0.86% +20.37% -8.10%

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the North West

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the North West

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in the North West over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the North West

Sparx Enterprise Architect
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 Sparx Enterprise Architect within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
Lancashire - 6 £568 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Sparx Enterprise Architect
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Sparx Enterprise Architect.

1 8 (100.00%) Sparx
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (62.50%) DoDAF
4 5 (62.50%) HP Helion
4 5 (62.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (62.50%) Public Cloud
4 5 (62.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) Azure
4 5 (62.50%) AWS
5 3 (37.50%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
7 1 (12.50%) ETL
7 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
7 1 (12.50%) Informatica
7 1 (12.50%) ERwin
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive

Sparx Enterprise Architect
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 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Azure
1 5 (62.50%) HP Helion
1 5 (62.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) Impala
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
1 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
1 1 (12.50%) MagicDraw
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Public Cloud
1 5 (62.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) DoDAF
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MODAF
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) R
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Sparx
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Talend