Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 131 144
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 +13
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 35 51 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.70% 1.18% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.42% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 22
Scotland median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +32.45%
10th Percentile £291 £365 £251
90th Percentile £730 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Scotland median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £47.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -8.51% +20.51% +122.86%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4228 3604 5062
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.12% 83.60% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2107 2642
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 87 103
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Scotland

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Scotland

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in Scotland

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
Edinburgh -14 22 £575 +15.00% 1
Glasgow -15 11 £475 +11.76% 3
Falkirk - 1 £313 -
Enterprise Architecture
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 15 (42.86%) Java
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (37.14%) Perl
2 13 (37.14%) Splunk
3 12 (34.29%) Customer-Centricity
3 12 (34.29%) Linux
3 12 (34.29%) Firewall
4 11 (31.43%) Process Management
4 11 (31.43%) JIRA
4 11 (31.43%) QA
4 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
4 11 (31.43%) CEH
4 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
4 11 (31.43%) Unix
4 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
4 11 (31.43%) Python
4 11 (31.43%) DNS
4 11 (31.43%) CISSP
4 11 (31.43%) SDLC
4 11 (31.43%) Parquet
4 11 (31.43%) SANS
4 11 (31.43%) SIEM
4 11 (31.43%) Analytics
4 11 (31.43%) Regular Expression
4 11 (31.43%) Big Data
4 11 (31.43%) Statistical Modelling
4 11 (31.43%) Kafka
4 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (31.43%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Big Data
1 11 (31.43%) Parquet
2 2 (5.71%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
1 11 (31.43%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Security Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Splunk Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Technical Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Java Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.71%) Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Transformation Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Digital Transformation
8 1 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) Grok
1 11 (31.43%) Kafka
1 11 (31.43%) Regular Expression
2 3 (8.57%) OAuth
2 3 (8.57%) OpenID
2 3 (8.57%) SAML
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) React
3 2 (5.71%) Redux
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Technical Architecture
2 12 (34.29%) Customer-Centricity
3 11 (31.43%) Analytics
3 11 (31.43%) Anomaly Detection
3 11 (31.43%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
3 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
3 11 (31.43%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (31.43%) Process Management
3 11 (31.43%) SDLC
3 11 (31.43%) SIEM
3 11 (31.43%) Statistical Modelling
3 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (22.86%) Content Management
5 8 (22.86%) DevOps
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) Forensic Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
9 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) Perl
3 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
3 11 (31.43%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) CEH
1 11 (31.43%) CISSP
1 11 (31.43%) SANS
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Ansible
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Splunk
2 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
2 2 (5.71%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle